Sunday, July 24, 2011

ESPN's Mark Schlabach Picks The Irish...

Mark Schlabach picked six teams to make a major move in college football this fall.  Fighting Irish fans will enjoy this story:


Photo of the Day! -- Deontay Greenberry!

Notre Dame football "verbal" commitment -- Deontay Greenbery -- was in Orlando this weekend for the Gridiron Kings 7 - 7 Championship.  And, Deontay was representin' the IRISH!

Greenberry and his cousin Tee Shepherd (also a ND verbal commit) -- led the WEST to the Semi-Finals.

The Latest For Eight Irish NFL Hopefuls

The wait for Ian Williams, Darren Walls, Chris Stewart, Armando Allen, Robert Hughes, Brian Smith, Duval Kamara and Kerry Neal is almost over.  If the players sign the agreement tomorrow as expected -- teams will be able to sign their own free agents on Monday.  However, undrafted free agents will not be able to sign with their new teams until Tuesday.  The good news is this -- 23 UNDRAFTED FREE AGENTS played in the 2011 NFL Pro Bowl.  Stay tuned!

Notre Dame Goes Solar Powered

The University of Notre Dame's Fitzpatrick Hall of Engineering has placed solar panels on the roof of their building.  These unique solar panels are expected to meet the building's electricity demands.  The solar installation was free to the university.  This is the third building on campus with solar panels on its roof.  Here's a link to the South Bend Tribune story: