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OFD Podcast: The Belly of the Notre Dame Beast

An uncomfortable place to be

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ofd podcast Brendan McAlinden

Joshua, Jude, and Brendan crank up the pod machine after Notre Dame’s Blue-Gold spring football game. In this episode:

  • HELLO!
  • Spring game shock.
  • Only one person had the balls to hang out the gut.
  • Michigan tears.
  • Taunting the youth of Ayresville.
  • Diving into the BG game.
  • Drew Pyne’s rough day and what to make of it.
  • Steve Angelli’s canonization.
  • Guys that flashed - but the good flash.
  • Guys that flashed - but in the go to jail way.
  • Joshua’s problem with Houston Griffith.
  • Brendan and Joshua finally had to concede to Jude’s game prediction.
  • Take the Angelli play away... how bad was this spring game?
  • The philosophy of “what we learned” is sound.
  • Reaction to THE SHIRT and those type of things.
  • Who should Notre Dame play at night?
  • How far has Stanford fallen?
  • Plotting a conversation with Marcus Freeman.
  • WELCOME Sam Pendleton!
  • Crootin’.
  • The NFL Draft preview.
  • Another NIL discussion.
  • Beau Morgan BAYBEEE!!!

And plenty more weaved in and out of the show.

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