Tag Archives: Notre Dame

Urban Meyer Back at it Again

6 Mar

Ohio State new head football coach is back to what he loves best, recruiting. He has his eyes on the quick, speedy wide receiver LaQuon Treadwell from Crete, Illinois. Treadwell is a 6`3, 185 pound wide receiver that runs a 4.40 40-yard dash.

Treadwell is a prospect in the 2013 class.

Last season, he totaled 75 receptions for 1,400 yards and 18 touchdowns. He is clearly a complete mold of Meyer’s ideal wide receiver.

He has offers from Arkansas, Alabama, Michigan State, Michigan, Indiana, Iowa, Nebraska, Mississippi State, Vanderbilt, Ole Miss, Minnesota, Notre Dame, USC, Illinois, and Oklahoma State.

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26 Jun

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Best Pre-Game Speeches Of All TIme

19 Jun

Below is a collection of some of the best pre-game speeches ever delivered.

Coach Bill Stewart prior to the Fiesta Bowl against Oklahoma

Georgia Tech football chaplain Derrick Moore before playing Notre Dame

Collection of Phillip Fulmer speeches

University of Alabama great Paul “Bear” Bryant

Al Pacino – Any Given Sunday – “Inch By Inch”

Lee Corso Pregame Speech

Vince Lombardi’s Super Bowl Pregame Speech

Tony Kornheiser Podcast Petition

2 Jun

Go to http://www.change.org/petitions/bring-tony-kornheiser-podcast-back

Sign it and spread the word
I will print out all the signatures and mail them to ESPN 980 management

UPDATE as of 6/4/11 12:05 est only 27 people have signed

Randy Moss Pep Talk

20 May

Randy Moss talked to a group of young inmates about making bad mistakes Thursday. He traveled back to West Virginia, where grew up and played football for Marshall University, to talk to kids at the West Virginia Industrial Home for Youth.

During his visit he told a story about his fight with a student in high school that cost him a scholarship at Notre Dame. Also he talked about failing a drug test at Florida State.

His visit taught and encouraged inmates to walk about from negative situations. And hopefully their lives can turn around like his.

Something positive for kids that are in a bad situation.

Irish Get Offensive Line Commitment

20 May

Coach Kelly has some happy news for Notre Dame Irish fans. Kelly has just secured a commitment from a 6`5, 270 pound offensive linemen. Mark Harrell makes Notre Dame’s 7th commitment for the 2012 recruiting class. He is the second offensive linemen to commit for the 2012 class.

Harrell had numerous offers from big time schools including Auburn, Virginia, South Carolina, North Carolina, and Clemson.

Behind the Scenes: Preparing For the Draft

15 May

CBS Sports follows several NFL draftees during their path to the draft. The first video is of Texas A&M linebacker Von Miller. He gives us a look at his shopping prior to draft day. The second video is of Robert Quinn defensive end of the University of North Carolina. He takes us along with him during UNC pro day. Finally, the last video is a video of Notre Dame tight end Kyle Rudolph working out during the Fighting Irish pro day.

Pac-12 TV Schedule

10 May

The Pac-12 has announced its 2011 nationally television schedule. The complete list of games, networks, and times are listed below.

Sat, Sept. 3: Minnesota at USC, 12:30 p.m. ABC
Fri, Sept. 9: Missouri at Arizona State, 7:30 p.m. ESPN
Sat, Sept. 17: Texas at UCLA, 12:30 p.m. ABC
Sat, Sept. 17: Stanford at Arizona, 7:45 p.m. ESPN
Sat, Sept. 24: Oregon at Arizona, 7: 15 p.m. ESPN or ESPN2
Sat, Sept. 24: USC at Arizona State, 7:15 p.m. ESPN or ESPN2
Thur, Oct. 6: California at Oregon, 6 p.m. ESPN
Thur, Oct. 13: USC at California, 6 p.m. ESPN
Sat, Oct. 15: TBD, 7: 15 p.m. ESPN
Thur, Oct. 20: UCLA at Arizona, 6 p.m. ESPN
Sat, Oct. 22: Washington at Stanford, 5 p.m. ABC, ESPN or ESPN2
Sat, Oct. 29: Stanford at USC, 5 p.m. ABC
Fri, Nov. 4: USC at Colorado, 6 p.m. ESPN2
Sat, Nov. 5: TBD, 12:30 p.m. ABC
Sat, Nov. 12: TBD, 12:30 p.m. or 5 p.m., ABC, ESPN or ESPN2
Sat, Nov. 19: TBD, 12:30 p.m. ABC
Sat, Nov. 19: USC at Oregon, 5 p.m. ABC
Fri, Nov. 25: California at Arizona State, 7:15 p.m. ESPN
Sat, Nov. 26: TBD, 12:30 p.m. ABC
Sat, Nov. 26: Notre Dame at Stanford, 5 p.m. ABC, ESPN or ESPN2

Recruiting Spotlight: Joseph Scelfo

20 Mar

For most college football programs offensive line is their top priority. For one school this won’t be a problem. Whoever signs North Oconee High School’s Joseph Scelfo will get a solid lineman who can play both center and guard. This 6`2 275 pound guard has both power and excellent technique. But more importantly he has great leadership skills and superb academic success (3.43 GPA).

Check him out. Number 66

The cornerstone of any successful team requires a solid group of offensive linemen. This collective group of men is responsible for the success or failure of each offensive play.

He began his high school career as a starting sophomore and never looked back. Scelfo is a leader on the Titans offensive unit. Registering a career high 11 pancakes in a game, Joseph Scelfo is the truth.

As a result of his exceptional play he has been the recipient of All region and All Area awards. His play hasn’t gone unnoticed, schools including UAB, Marshall, Ole Miss, Georgia Tech, Wake Forest, Miami, UL Monroe, MTSU, Furman, Wofford, Syracuse, Samford, UCLA, South Carolina, and Virginia Tech has begun sending him mail.

His sports heroes include Todd Mclure, Tony Gonzalez, Jeff Saturday, Walter Jones, and Chris Scelfo. His play reminds me of linemen like Walter Jones, Jon Runyan, and Larry Allen. This kid has pure talent and an enormous upside. A great addition to whatever university he decides to attend.

Expected Graduation Year: 2012

Contact Information

Phone: 504 912 8303
Email: josephscelfo66@yahoo.com

Brian Kelly Talks Recruits

7 Feb

Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly talks about the recruits he signed in this year class.