Notre Dame used to be the team grabbing all the top recruiting in the fertile Midwest, but since Brady Hoke and Brian Kelly showed up on the scene, Michigan has become Notre Dame.
Notre Dame used stout defense, opportunistic play and just enough offense to remove the Maize and Blue monkey from its back.
Michigan's already-thin secondary has lost another player, as sophomore safety Vladimir Emilien has decided to transfer.
Michigan could be missing receiver Roy Roundtree and safety-linebacker Carvin Johnson when it visits rival Notre Dame on Saturday.
For the first time in team history, Michigan will host a night football game at Michigan Stadium when it welcomes rival Notre Dame on Sept. 10, 2011.
Michigan State beefed up its future nonconference schedules Monday, announcing agreements with both West Virginia and Alabama and extending its series with longtime rival Notre Dame.
Take a quick look at the position battles, coaching changes and other key factors to pay attention to during spring practices from Notre Dame to the Mountain West and WAC.
Boise State and Hawaii have reached the BCS promised land over the last two years, but neither the Broncos nor the Warriors sit atop our Non-BCS spring power rankings.
There's no way that Nevada defensive coordinator Ken Wilson will not prepare for a banged up Colt Brennan. That's just one of the topics covered in the non-BCS notebook.
With spring practices winding down, our non-BCS notebook addresses the big questions facing each team.
With spring practices getting started, our non-BCS notebook addresses the big questions facing each team.
From Western Michigan shutting down Garrett Wolfe and NIU to Notre Dame getting healthy for UCLA, the non-BCS and independents are covered here.
Adam Rittenberg takes a look at the best and worst of the I-A Independents, MAC, Mountain West, Sun Belt, WAC and C-USA so far.
Boise State and Garrett Wolfe are two of the few highlights for the non-BCS season.
It's been a long recovery for the Green Wave, but Saturday they welcome SMU to Tulane's first home game in nearly two years.
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.