2008 Notre Dame Fighting Irish through 01/08/2009

Team Statistics
Notre Dame Opponents
Scoring: Points/Game 24.7 22.2
Scoring: Games - Points 13 - 321 13 - 288
First Downs: Total 250 232
First Downs: Rushing - Passing - By Penalty 91 - 133 - 26 93 - 122 - 17
Rushing: Yards / Attempt 3.27 4.06
Rushing: Attempts - Yards - TD 436 - 1426 - 11 430 - 1744 - 18
Passing: Rating 131.42 109.76
Passing: Yards 3190 2544
Passing: Attempts - Completions - Interceptions - TD 447 - 271 - 17 - 25 422 - 228 - 14 - 15
Total Offense: Yards / Play 5.23 5.03
Total Offense: Plays - Yards 883 - 4616 852 - 4288
Punt Returns: Yards / Return 8.92 6.03
Punt Returns: Returns - Yards - TD 26 - 232 - 1 29 - 175 - 0
Kickoff Returns: Yards / Return 21.56 16.47
Kickoff Returns: Returns - Yards - TD 52 - 1121 - 1 59 - 972 - 0
Punting: Yards / Punt 39.61 37.25
Punting: Punts - Yards 56 - 2218 75 - 2794
Interceptions: Returns - Yards - TD 14 - 236 - 1 17 - 134 - 2
Fumbles: Number - Lost 23 - 11 17 - 11
Penalties: Number - Yards 70 - 649 95 - 834
Time of Possession / Game 31:17.08 28:42.92
3rd Down Conversions: Conversion % 34.81% 32.76%
3rd Down Conversions: Attempts - Conversions 181 - 63 174 - 57
4th Down Conversions: Conversion % 36.67% 38.46%
4th Down Conversions: Attempts - Conversions 30 - 11 13 - 5
Red Zone: Success % 70.45% 81.82%
Red Zone: Attempts - Scores 44 - 31 44 - 36
Field Goals: Success % 58.3% 71.4%
Field Goals: Attempts - Made 24 - 14 21 - 15
PAT Kicking: Success % 97.5% 97.1%
PAT Kicking: Attempts - Made 40 - 39 34 - 33
2-Point Conversions: Success % - 0%
2-Point Conversions: Attempts - Made 0 - 0 1 - 0
Team Schedule
Date Opponent Result Game Time Attendance
09/06/08 San Diego St. W 21-13 3:39 80,795
09/13/08 Michigan W 35-17 3:03 80,795
09/20/08 @ 24 Michigan St. L 7-23 3:13 76,366
09/27/08 Purdue W 38-21 3:21 80,795
10/04/08 Stanford W 28-21 3:23 80,795
10/11/08 @ North Carolina L 24-29 3:35 60,500
10/25/08 @ Washington W 33-7 2:59 70,437
11/01/08 Pittsburgh L 33-36 4:01 80,795
11/08/08 @ Boston College L 0-17 3:05 44,500
11/15/08 + Navy W 27-21 3:25 70,932
11/22/08 Syracuse L 23-24 3:21 80,795
11/29/08 @ 3 Southern California L 3-38 3:00 90,689
12/24/08 + Hawaii W 49-21 3:23 45,718
@ : Away, + : Neutral Site
Team Record
Split Record
All Games 7-6
at Home 4-2
on Road/Neutral Site 3-4
vs. Conference 1-0
vs. Non-Conference 6-6
vs. Ranked (AP) 0-2
vs. Unranked (AP) 7-4
vs. FBS (I-A) 7-6
vs. FCS (I-AA) 0-0
vs. FBS Winning 1-5
vs. FBS Non-Winning 6-1
vs. BCS AQ 4-6
vs. BCS non-AQ 3-0
vs. FBS Power 5 4-4
vs. FBS non-Power 5 3-2
in August/September 3-1
in October 2-1
in November 1-4
in December/January 1-0