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Notre Dame Fighting Irish Photos

Notre Dame Fighting Irish Photos

  1. Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson leaves the field after an Irish victory in an NCAA college football game against Rice in South Bend, Ind., Saturday Aug. 30, 2014. Notre Dame won 48-17. (AP Photo/Joe Raymond)

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    SOUTH BEND, IN - AUGUST 30: Everett Golson #5 of the Norte Dame Fighting Irish dives into the end zone for a touchdown against the Rice Owls at Notre Dame Stadium on August 30, 2014 in South Bend, Indiana. Notre Dame defeated Rice 48-17. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

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  2. Rice wide receiver Zach Wright (9) reaches for a pass as Notre Dame safety Elijah Shumate (22) defends during an NCAA college football game in South Bend, Ind., Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014. Notre Dame won 48-17. (AP Photo/Joe Raymond)

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    SOUTH BEND, IN - AUGUST 30: Sheldon Day #91 (bottom) and Romeo Okwara #45 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish hit Driphus Jackson #6 of the Rice Owls at Notre Dame Stadium on August 30, 2014 in South Bend, Indiana. Notre Dame defeated Rice 48-17. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

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  3. SOUTH BEND, IN - AUGUST 30: Cam McDaniel #33 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish breaks away from Tabari McGaskey #43 of the Rice Owls at Notre Dame Stadium on August 30, 2014 in South Bend, Indiana. Notre Dame defeated Rice 48-17. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

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    Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson, right, holds up wide receiver Amir Carlisle in the end zone after Golson's third running touchdown during an NCAA college football game with Rice in South Bend, Ind., Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014. Notre Dame won 48-17. (AP Photo/Joe Raymond)

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  4. SOUTH BEND, IN - AUGUST 30: Everett Golson #5 of the Norte Dame Fighting Irish passes against the Rice Owls at Notre Dame Stadium on August 30, 2014 in South Bend, Indiana. Notre Dame defeated Rice 48-17. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

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    SOUTH BEND, IN - AUGUST 30: Greg Bryant #1 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish celebrates his 17 yard touchdown run against the Rice Owls at Notre Dame Stadium on August 30, 2014 in South Bend, Indiana. Notre Dame defeated Rice 48-17. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

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  5. SOUTH BEND, IN - AUGUST 30: Malik Zaire #8 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish runs 56 yards on his very first collegiate play against the Rice Owls at Notre Dame Stadium on August 30, 2014 in South Bend, Indiana. Notre Dame defeated Rice 48-17. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

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    SOUTH BEND, IN - AUGUST 30: Malik Zaire #8 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish runs 56 yards on his very first collegiate play against the Rice Owls at Notre Dame Stadium on August 30, 2014 in South Bend, Indiana. Notre Dame defeated Rice 48-17. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

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