Sunday, August 22, 2010
University of Notre Dame's Dean of the College of Science, Greg Crawford and his wife Renate, will complete their "Desert to Dome" 2,000+ mile bike ride from Tucson, AZ to Notre Dame, TOMORROW at NOON -- Monday, August 23rd! The pair will pedal onto Notre Dame Avenue at NOON tomorrow. If you're in the area -- please join Coach Kelly, and what should be a large crowd, at the Main Circle and WELCOME THEM "DOME!"
DESERT TO DOME -- DOME TOMORROW!
Posted by Jim Small at 5:46 PM
A Notre Dame Football Weekend -- generates $10 million in "incremental spending" in the South Bend community -- says a Forbes magazine report. Not to put any more pressure on Coach Kelly, but it's fact; the more the Irish win -- the more our fans will spend! Here's a link to a story on the "buzz" around town concerning the start of the Brian Kelly era at Notre Dame:
"THE BUZZ IS HUGE"
"THE BUZZ IS HUGE"
Posted by Jim Small at 11:03 AM
Here's a collection of stories written recently on the performances of a few of the more than 40 former Notre Dame football players currently on NFL rosters. Just click on the player's name and you'll be directed to a news story on how they're doing in their respective team's pre-season training camps -- along with a few photos of Eric Olsen's "Rookie Haircut" with the Denver Broncos:
JIMMY CLAUSEN - CAROLINA PANTHERS
BRADY QUINN - DENVER BRONCOS
GOLDEN TATE - SEATTLE SEAHAWKS
JOHN CARLSON / JULIUS JONES / GOLDEN TATE - SEATTLE SEAHAWKS
JUSTIN TUCK - NEW YORK GIANTS
ANTHONY FASANO - MIAMI DOLPHINS
CHINENDUM NDUKWE - CINCINNATI BENGALS
JOHN SULLIVAN - MINNESOTA VIKINGS
RYAN GRANT -- GREEN BAY PACKERS
ROCKY BOIMAN - TENNESSEE TITANS
ARNAZ BATTLE - PITTSBURCH STEELERS
TOM ZBIKOWSKI - BALTIMORE RAVENS
SAM YOUNG - DALLAS COWBOYS
ERIC OLSEN - DENVER BRONCOS
VICTOR ABIAMIRI -- PHILADELPHIA EAGLES
MAURICE STOVALL - TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS
Posted by Jim Small at 9:25 AM