Notre Dame Golden Moments - The Twenty Memorable Events That Shaped Notre Dame Football is an exciting portrayal of the most exciting and important events in the history of one of America's most-loved college football teams. The book covers the "top 20" games and events that have shaped the mystique of The Fighting Irish…as selected by a poll of Notre Dame fans. The DVD includes game highlights, the key plays, the dominant players who helped build a loyal following from coast to coast.
Notre Dame Golden Moments - The Twenty Memorable Events That Shaped Notre Dame Football has the full cooperation and support of the university. Full access to university athletic department archives has been granted for development of the book.
The colorful history, traditions, and success enjoyed by Notre Dame is unprecedented in college football. Since the Associated Press began certifying the winner of its national crown in 1936, Notre Dame has won more national championships than any other team…8 titles. Without a doubt, the "Notre Dame Victory March" is the most recognizable collegiate fight song in the nation.
"Outlined against a blue, gray October sky the Four Horsemen rode again". After Notre Dame's 13-7 victory over Army on October 18, 1924(Golden Moment #8), Grantland Rice penned the most famous passage in the history of sports journalism.
|Contributor(s)||John Walters, Chris Millard|
|About the Contributor(s)|| John Walters
John Walters is a staff writer at Sports Illustrated on Campus, which is distributed to Division I college campuses, and has worked at its parent magazine, Sports llustrated, since 1989. A 1988 graduate of the University of Notre Dame, Walters co-authored Basketball for Dummies with former Fighting Irish basketball coach Digger Phelps and is the author of The Same River Twice: A Season with Geno Auriemma and the Connecticut Huskies. He lives in New York City.
Chris Millard is vice president of Kestrel Communications, a television and video production company based in Atlanta, Georgia. Previously, he was Director of Communications at Golden Bear International before becoming Executive Editor of Senior Golfer magazine. He spent three years as an Executive Editor in the GOLF Magazine Properties division of Times Mirror Magazines. Recently, Chris co-authored a book with Jack Nicklaus, Nicklaus By Design: Golf Course Strategy and Architecture (Harry N. Abrams, Inc. November 2002, ISBN: 0810932490).
|Release Date||Jul 21, 2004|