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Notre Dame History

All of our great and glorious tales of Notre Dame's prestigious past - the good and the bad.

Looking back at Notre Dame’s 1998 win over LSU

The Irish Came Away with a Big Win and a Big Loss

Throwback Thursday: Notre Dame VS Washington State, 2003

Off on the Right Foot

Throwback Thursday: Notre Dame Fighting Irish VS Pittsburgh Panthers, 1982

Add One to the List

Throwback Thursday: Notre Dame Fighting Irish Football VS Purdue, 1971

Rain — the great equalizer.

Throwback Thursday: Notre Dame Fighting Irish VS USC, 1986

They Told Holtz There Would Be Days Like This

Throwback Thursday: Notre Dame VS Boston College in the 1983 Liberty Bowl

Blair Kiel’s leadership, Mike Golic’s punt block, and Chris Smith’s 104 yards rushing propelled the Irish to a Liberty Bowl victory.

Throwback Thursday: Notre Dame VS Navy, 1943

Onrushing Notre Dame moved up another notch toward gridiron glory by defeating the pride of the Navy, Annapolis, before 86,000 hysterical fans, a record attendance for Municipal Stadium.

Throwback Thursday: Notre Dame Fighting Irish Defeat Clemson in the Fourth Quarter, 1977

Down in the Valley

Looking back at Notre Dame’s 2005 senior day win over Syracuse

Crushing Orange on Senior Day

Throwback Thursday: Former Notre Dame Football Player, Tim Grunhard

View from the Center

Throwback Thursday: Notre Dame Fighting Irish VS Stanford, 1991

A little bit of revenge ...

Throwback Thursday: Notre Dame Fighting Irish VS BYU, 1992

HoItz-o-mania

Throwback Thursday: Notre Dame Fighting Irish VS North Carolina Tar Heels, 1949

New York Sees 42- 6 ND Victory

A Look Back At Notre Dame VS Cal, 1965

A Strong Rush to the Top

Looking back at Notre Dame’s 2006 thrilling win over UCLA

Foiled Spoiler

Looking back at Notre Dame VS Ohio State, 1935

Notre Dame’s First "Game of the Century," 1935

Looking back at Notre Dame VS Georgia Tech to start the 2006 season

A Nailbiting Opener

Throwback Thursday: Notre Dame Fighting Irish Football vs SMU, 1989

A Merciful Mauling - The Mustangs suffer severe growing pains at the hands of the Irish, who take measures to hold the score down

Looking back at 1970’s Notre Dame VS Georgia Tech matchup

"You gotta win this kind of game for a successful football season," proclaimed Coach Parseghian in the victor’s locker room, "I was particularly proud of the way our boys came back to win."

4 Fire Notre Dame Football Freshmen of the Past

Frosh are friends, not food,

Looking back at the 1967 Notre Dame Fighting Irish football season

A Season Split in Two

Throwback Thursday: Notre Dame Fighting Irish Football - 1964 Season

The happy Irish fans were quick to sing the praises of Huarte and Carroll, Eddy and Longo, Farrell and Meyer, Snow and Carey, and the rest of the great Irish team...

A look back at Notre Dame’s 1953 Football Season

Lattner Leads ND to Win Over Penn

Looking back at Notre Dame Football’s 1938 CHAMPIONSHIP season

A championship year

What date in Notre Dame football history do you obsess over?

It’s more than just one game for me — but one date

Throwback Thursday: Notre Dame VS USC, 1927

Always first. Always fair. Always complete.

Looking back at Notre Dame’s 1920 football season

It has not been by good luck at all, but in virtue of sheer superiority that the great machine of 1920 has credited itself as being the best team in the business this year.

Throwback Thursday: Notre Dame Fighting Irish Football - The 1919 Season

The Season’s Undefeated Champs

Looking back at Notre Dame VS USC, 1988

They wanted to win...

Looking back at Notre Dame VS Michigan State in 1977

"To Err is Human ... Forgive Us Devine"

What is the most interesting decade in Notre Dame Football history?

To the bottom of the barrel

Throwback Thursday: Notre Dame VS USC, 1973

"Eric Penick made an 85 yard sweep to open the second half ... and the place went beserk." ~Frank Pomarico

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