Podcast content covering Notre Dame football, recruiting and basketball. As the nation's largest college sports magazine dedicated to one particular school, we serve a print audience of more than 18,000 subscribers. With the safeties having to come down to help out against the run, receivers Equanimeous St. Brown, C.J. All rights reserved. Have something nice to say about Blue and Gold Illustrated? Spotify. CBS Sports is a registered trademark of CBS Broadcasting Inc. Slot to Notre Dame Fighting Irish Newsletter. Notre Dame picked up its first win of the season last weekend when it beat Nevada 39-10 in its home opener. Despite his struggles, defensive coordinator Brian VanGorder's defenses have held up well against offenses like Michigan State. • Follow us on Twitter: @BGINews, @BGI_LouSomogyi, @BGI_CoachD, @BGI_MattJones and @BGI_CoreyBodden. This team isn’t as talented on paper as previous Michigan State squads, but should still be able to play tough, disciplined football. Coming off two solid performances that raised his national profile, the Notre Dame junior quarterback has a big game against the Spartans and leads the Irish to a win over the country’s 12th-ranked team. Blue & Gold JNET Blackboard Search × Custom Search. BlueandGold.com website questions and assistance: Customer Service customerservice@blueandgold.com, 247Sports Customer Service support@247sports.com. NOTRE DAME 33, MICHIGAN STATE 20: Rightly so, there is a great deal of concern about Notre Dame's ability to hold up against the Michigan State run game. BlueandGold.com and Blue & Gold Illustrated advertising information: Dave Searcy, Advertising Director dsearcy@comanpub.com. Website. Relevance. The magazine has followed the same football season process and used the same printer for over 30 years. Blue and Gold Illustrated provides an uncommon perspective on college football's most storied program with a veteran staff that's covered six different coaching staffs on the Irish sidelines dating back to Gerry Faust. NOTRE DAME 27, MICHIGAN STATE 20: Everyone’s said it, and I’ll say it again; this is going to be a physical, hard-fought game. Notre Dame takes on No. I think DeShone Kizer leads a winning drive and the Irish move to 2-1. Academics. The Fighting Irish can hold their own and then some physically along both lines, and the Spartans don’t run any tempo, so that fits in well with defensive coordinator Brian VanGorder. Blue & Gold Illustrated editorial questions and letter: Lou Somogyi, Senior Editor lsomogyi@blueandgold.com Dan Murphy, Staff Writer dmurphy@blueandgold.com Andrew Owens, Staff … By Blue & Gold Illustrated. Blue & Gold Illustrated: Notre Dame Football And Recruiting, Podcast content covering Notre Dame football, recruiting and basketball. Overcast. Opponents that run an offense similar to the Spartans have gone for just 128.6 rushing yards per game and 3.8 yards per rush against VanGorder's Notre Dame defenses. This game will come down to the wire. Admission. Breaker . Blue & Gold Illustrated editorial questions and letter: Lou Somogyi, Senior Editor lsomogyi@blueandgold.com, Dan Murphy, Staff Writer dmurphy@blueandgold.com, Andrew Owens, Staff Writer owensandrew26@gmail.com, Tom Loy, Recruiting Writer tomloy247@gmail.com. Where to listen. Offensively, the Irish line is going to give the backs room to run against an inexperienced and undermanned defensive line. Just like at Texas, I can’t quite pull the trigger on an Irish defeat, especially at home. Get a FREE 60-day trial using promo code Irish60. Undergraduate Admission Graduate Admission International Financial Aid Tuition & Fees Military & Veteran Resource Center Scholarships RELLIS. Our staff works into the wee hours of the night (especially on late games) and early Sunday mornings to meet that deadline. Write a testimonial. RadioPublic. The Blue & Gold Illustrated staff has broken down this weekend's matchup, and now it is time to make some predictions: NOTRE DAME 27, MICHIGAN STATE 23: Notre Dame matches up well. © 2005-2020 CBS INTERACTIVE ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. Date. Support. Oddsmakers list Ohio State as 6.5-point favorites as of Thursday afternoon. • Learn more about our print and digital publication, Blue & Gold Illustrated. It's a crucial crossroads game on whether this can be a Playoff contender or another 8-4-type deal. NOTRE DAME 27, MICHIGAN STATE 23: Notre Dame matches up well. Our History Javelina News Visit Office of the President Administration. For whatever reason, though, I have the same negative vibes about this game as I had before Texas. Google Podcasts. Blue and Gold Illustrated provides an uncommon perspective on college football's most storied program with a veteran staff that's covered six different coaching staffs on the Irish sidelines dating back to Gerry Faust.