When Fighting Irish Eyes Are Smiling

A son, his dad, and a lifetime love of all things Irish.

GMP Sports’ Sweet Sixteen Preview for The Midwest and West Regions: Is Perfection At Hand?

After a wild first weekend in the NCAA tournament, only 16 schools remain. Who to root for? Who to root against? In Part 1 of Good Men Project’s Sweet 16 Preview, Wai Sallas breaks down the Midwest and West regions. (Now with 100% More Hollywood movie references)

The GMP Sports NCAA Tournament Top Sixteen

We are less than a week away from the NCAA tournament getting started. GMP Sports jumps on the March Madness bandwagon, and provides you with our top 4 teams from each region and the players to watch.

So . . . This Happened. Three Things in Sports (Dec. 15, 2014 Edition)

Our weekly Monday sports round-up features three-time ‘So . . .This Happened’ Featuree Odell Beckham Jr., Johnny Manziel being shown the money (but not how he imagined) in his starting debut, and a wonderful speech by Notre Dame’s women’s basketball coach about activism by athletes – and all of us – in the wake of the death of Eric Garner.

Ara Parseghian: On Greatness

The legendary Notre Dame coach, defining leadership.

Tis the Season for Feigning Football Interest

September brings my annual ritual of brushing up on the basest college football knowledge for use in conversation.

2013 Men’s NCAA Bracket Predictions (If selected via the “notable alumni” sections from USA Today)

In Jim Jividen’s celebrity alumni version of this year’s NCAA Tournament, playwright Arthur Miller and actor James Earl Jones take on Joe Montana in a championship game for the ages.

The Grief Performance: Football’s Concussions and Controversies

Ronald Metellus on concussions, Manti Te’o, and the complicity of fandom.

Why, Why, Manti? Schmoyoho Turns Katie Couric’s Hard-Hitting Interview Into a Song

A must-see. Incredible auto-tune video turns Manti Te’o/Katie Couric interview into a song.

BREAKING NEWS: Manti Te’o Was a Victim of the Hoax Too

Te’o has released a statement calling the situation “incredibly embarrassing” and maintaining that he was the victim of a horrible lie.

Is Te’o Gay? Does it Matter?

Jamie Reidy, a 1992 Notre Dame graduate, explores a new theory being put forward about the duped All-American.

Video: Alabama Fan Surprises Dad With Ticket to BCS Championship Game

Dare you not to well up as you watch the best surprise Christmas present video of the year.

Lame: ‘I’ll Have Another’ Won’t Go for Triple Crown

Jamie Reidy comments on the devastating news that Triple Crown threat I’ll Have Another will not run the Belmont Stakes.

March Madness: I Feel Sorry for You and Your Silly Little Bracket

Oliver Lee Bateman has a warning for all the March Madness bracketologists out there.

Man Up & Do Your Own Laundry, Dude

Jamie Reidy shares a story concerning his own baptism into the wonderful world of wash.

Wholesome Hooters: Who Knew?

Jamie Reidy recounts an eyeopening trip to America’s newest family restaurant.