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September191942
The T Formation is unveiled at home
In an underrated scrimmage Coach Leahy unveils the new T Formation, doing away with the Rockne Shift.
Keywords: football, wisconsin, harry stuhldreyer, four horsemen, frank leahy, knute rockne, t formation, chicago bears, angelo bertelli, johnny lujack, creighton miller, fred evans, georgia tech, heisman, jim mello, bill earley, bob linvingstone, bob dove, george murphy, lou rymkus, bob neff, bob mcbride, harry wright, tom brock, ray iannuccillo, emil sitko, george birmingham, jerry ford, jim flanigan, jim tharp, john pehar, joe signaigo, jim vugrin, art statuto, world war ii, tom creevey, john mcginnis, frank cusick, virgil turner
October101942
The "T" Formation
Leahy would do away with Rockne's famed Box Formation and introduce the new T Formation.
Keywords: football, stanford, frank leahy, knute rockne, angelo bertelli, harry wright, wisconsin, georgia tech, marchy schwartz
November271943
Champions & Heismans After A Loss
Despite losing their final game of the season, Notre Dame would still be declared the 1943 National Champions. Meanwhile, Angelo Bertelli would win the Heisman Trophy.
Keywords: football, great lakes naval training school, heisman, angelo bertelli, army, navy, iowa pre-flight, michigan, northwestern, georgia tech, purdue, johnny lujack, emil sitko, steve juzwik, pete kelly, mike romano, frank leahy, ara parseghian, leon hart
November251944
Yet another shutout by the defense
The underdog Irish record yet another shutout, this time on the road.
Keywords: football, georgia tech, navy, jim brennan, bob kelly
May151945
1st Lt George Murphy USMC
George Murphy was a starting end and team captain of Frank Leahy's 1942 Notre Dame team.
Keywords: football, george murphy, world war ii, frank leahy, okinawa, joe kuharich, hugh devore, ara parseghian, georgia tech, michigan, wisconsin, great lakes naval, tom creevy, john mcginnes, frank cusick, george birmingham, frank sullivan, bill hofer, bob mcbride, francis pieri
December71968
ACC opened & dedicated against UCLA
UCLA comes to South Bend for the first time to help open and dedicate the brand new Athletic Convocation Center.
Keywords: basketball, acc, jacc, ucla, athletic convocation center, austin carr, bob whitmore, john wooden, lew alcinder, kareem abdul-jabbar, pittsburgh, georgia tech
November151969
The Michigan Rivalry Resumes
Nine years before the varsities met on the field, Notre Dame and Michigan's freshmen teams played at Notre Dame.
Keywords: michigan, freshman football, moose krause, georgia tech, observer, dan otoole, jim bulger, larry parker, mike webb, bengal bouts, willie townsend, tyrone robinson, mike creaneydennis gutowski, pat mcgraw, jim musuraca, eric bottcher, tom freistroffer, ken schlezes
September91974
The Earliest Start To Date
The 1974 season kicked off a week and a half earlier than ever before.
Keywords: football, georgia tech
September151975
Devine's First Game
For the second season in a row, Notre Dame started the season on a Monday night.
Keywords: football, dan devine, boston college, purdue, jim browner, georgia tech, foxboro, ross browner, willie fry, luther bradley, al hunter, danny knott, steve niehaus, jim stock, bob golic, jim browner, jerome heavens, joe restic, tony brantley, rick slager, tom clements, joe montana, steve quehl, ted burgmeier, ernie hughes, art best, mark mclane, randy harrison
November81975
The Rudy Play
Before it hit the silver screen, it really happened. Dan Devine made sure Rudy got into the game and Rudy made a name for himself.
Keywords: football, rudy, georgia tech, jerome heavens, dan devine, steve orsini
November71992
Rudy game sequences are filmed
Rudy filmed many of the scenes on and around campus. At the Boston College game, the game sequences were filmed during halftime.
Keywords: football, rudy, boston college, lou holtz, georgia tech, fake punt, dan devine, joe montana
August281999
ND's earliest football game
The Irish kicked off the 1999 season earlier than any other season. Behind third year head coach Bob Davie, and a new Leprechaun, Notre Dame welcomed Kansas to campus.
Keywords: football, kansas, bob davie, gator bowl, georgia tech, jarious jackson, mike brown, leprechaun, arnaz battle
December82001
George O'Leary hired as head football coach
By George, it's O'Leary! George O'Leary is announced as Notre Dame's 27th head football coach.
Keywords: football, george oleary, bob davie, kevin white, father monk malloy, georgia tech, gator bowl
February262014
Mike Brey wins #300 at ND
In his 14th season as Notre Dame head coach, Mike Brey would record his 300th program win.
Keywords: basketball, mike brey, digger phelps, george keogan, moose krause, jesse harper, georgia tech, garrick sherman