Latest Charlie Weis Stories

2008-12-25 14:12:34

Notre Dame Coach Charlie Weiss says his team did a heck of a job ignoring Honolulu's tropical distractions to rip Hawaii 49-21 in Christmas Eve's Hawaii Bowl. Notre Dame snapped an NCAA-record nine-game bowl losing streak. The Fighting Irish won their first bowl game since beating Texas A&M at the 1994 Cotton Bowl. It's been a long time since we've won a bowl game, said Weiss, who spent most of the game in the coaches box above the field because of a bad knee that will require surgery....

2008-12-23 17:35:48

Michael Haywood, Notre Dame's offensive coordinator, was named Tuesday as the new head football coach at Miami-Ohio. Haywood, 44, succeeds Shane Montgomery, who resigned Nov. 29 after the RedHawks posted a 2-10 record this season. Haywood has been Notre Dame's offensive coordinator and running backs coach for the past four years. He was a four-year letterman at Notre Dame, from which he was graduated in 1986. He will remain with the Fighting Irish for their Hawaii Bowl game Wednesday against...

2008-12-03 13:52:09

Notre Dame officials said Wednesday that Fighting Irish Coach Charlie Weis would return for a fifth season to lead the school's football team. Notre Dame is 28-21 in four seasons under Weis, including 3-9 in 2007 and 6-6 in 2008. This season ended with a home loss to Syracuse and a rout by Southern Cal. The two-year record of 9-15 is the worst in school history. Though this past season fell short of the expectations that all of us have for our football program, I am confident that Charlie has...

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