Chris Brown


PITTSBURGH -- Notre Dame's championship hopes rested on the right foot of Pitt kicker Kevin Harper just over a year ago.


COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- Behind a nearly-spotless game from Tommy Rees, Notre Dame cruised past a hapless Air Force squad, 45-10, Saturday afternoon at Falcon Stadium.


On paper, the greatest strength of Notre Dame's offense through six games is its pass-catchers. More specifically, it's Tommy Rees' top three targets -- T.J.


Notre Dame's win over Oklahoma last year was triggered by the Irish making a number of key plays down the stretch.


Following Notre Dame's 30-13 win over Oklahoma, Everett Golson admitted he probably couldn't have quarterbacked the Irish to a such a monumental victory a few weeks earlier in the season.