Friday Roundup: The “BGI & Biceps” Episode

Friday Roundup

As promised in my review of Blue & Gold Illustrated's season preview magazine, Andrew Owens joins me on the show to talk about the magazine and the upcoming 2015 season. Of course, after we did this interview, Greg Bryant decided to hop over to a JUCO so I had great timing. So to make up for it, I give a few more thoughts on the Bryant situation, including some updates from Brain Kelly (spoiler alert: he gone). I also talk about the Shamrock Series uniforms and give my take on Molly's … [Read more...]

The Greg Bryant Saga Continues

(AP Photo/South Bend Tribune, Robert Franklin)

I certainly understand that Notre Dame Football offseasons are never quiet these days. That being said, I would not have imagined that, in the same offseason, we'd witness a single player get suspended, become ineligible due to academics, and now decide to enroll in a JUCO: Remember the days in which Moons waxed poetic regarding the expectations for Bryant in 2015? Those were happier days. Now, before I go much further, I … [Read more...]

Loyal Review: Blue & Gold Illustrated 2015 Preview Issue


You may recall that, last month, we were able to bring you a review of the South Bend Tribune's ND Insider Notre Dame Football Preview. This month, taking full advantage of the "hey if we give you a free copy of this will you review it on HLS?", we bring to you a review of yet another ND Football season preview. This time around, Andrew Owens from Blue & Gold Illustrated tossed a free copy my way and I'm here to tell you what I think about the magazine after having a couple of weeks to read … [Read more...]

Friday Roundup: The “Let’s Create a New Playoff” Episode

Friday Roundup

This week, I have been stuck in training for the new job, severely limiting my time and access to the wide world of college football. Thankfully, it appeared to be quite a dead week for the most part. However, talk of playoff expansion caught my attention. I was reminded that, while on KVCE, I had promised that I would outline my solution to the college football playoffs as well as conference alignment. This episode, I deliver. Spoiler: ALL THE CONFERENCES ARE GONE! The Roundup In … [Read more...]

The 2015 HLS Charity Ticket Auction

HLS Ticket Auction 2015 - Featured

We are now just a little over a month away from the return of Notre Dame Football. Of course, this means that it is time to fire up our annual charity ticket auction once again. This year, we have an incredible slate of games available for bidding: Texas (2) Section 1, Row 44, Seats 11 & 12 Georgia Tech (2) Section 17, Row 58, Seats 17 & 18 Southern Cal (4!) Section 13, Row 43, Seats 13 & 14 Section 23, Row 11, Seats 1 & 2 Boston College … [Read more...]