The losing streak is at 43, but this could be the year that Navy finall knocks off Notre Dame. It's all covered in the non-BCS notebook.
Michigan State has beaten Notre Dame in seven of their last nine meetings. But the Spartans might just be the perfect opponent for a struggling Irish squad.
Boise State has found another star; a passing milestone at Ohio; injury updates at Notre Dame, Navy and UNLV and more in the non-BCS notes.
Take a midseason look at the C-USA, MAC, Mountain West, Sun Belt, WAC and the Independents.
Notre Dame hopes to start a new winning streak against former coach Ty Willingham and Washington.
Despite distractions, Notre Dame coach Charlie Weis hopes to keep his team focused for the home opener against Michigan State.
The unexpected firing of coach Tyrone Willingham capped a season of surprises in South Bend.
Of all the QBs to face Notre Dame in the program's history, Tyler Palko became the first to pass for five touchdowns.
Notre Dame delivers peak performances under only the most challenging of circumstances.
Notre Dame players are used to playing in loud venues. But none of them have been to Neyland Stadium.
Notre Dame having to deal with blowing a lead for two weeks plus series rotations and Navy feelin' better all the time.
Barring a late-season collapse, Notre Dame and Navy will reach the postseason.
Irish RB Ryan Grant erased any doubts about his tender hamstring. Plus, Navy's missed opportunity and more.
Tyrone Willingham absorbs losses like a sponge but recognizes when the Irish have been beaten by a better team.
Notre Dame isn't lacking motivation for Saturday's home game against the hated Purdue Boilermakers.
Led by SS Tom Zbikowski, Notre Dame's defense is simply battering its opponents with forced fumbles and INTs.