Stagg Had A Prominent Role In The Rise of ND Football

“The game which I have taught….was brought to Notre Dame by Jesse Harper, one of Alonzo Stagg’s best quarterbacks at Chicago.  Stagg brought his game from Yale.  Ergo…Notre Dame football goes back to Stagg and to Yale.”   –Knute Rockne By Jim Lefebvre, Editor, Forever Irish ( To nobody’s surprise, the Big 10 announced Monday that   Read Full Post

Penn State Scandal: A Program Too Powerful

The primary reaction to the Penn State scandal is profound sadness.  Sadness for the victims and their families, who will be dealing with their pain the rest of their lives. Second, one has to ask:  how many victims could have been spared if certain adults hadn’t looked the other way, covered up or simply “not   Read Full Post