Originally Posted by Jeremy
The tipping point was a four-part series that examined issues related to high school quarterback Jimmy Clausen, who in April announced, in lavish fashion, he had committed to Notre Dame - arriving for a televised news conference in a white stretch Hummer limousine with a police escort.
You have to love that Notre Dame humility. Academics really do come first in South Bend.
Unfortunately, even Notre Dame has to sacrifice its morals and ethics to compete in the cutthroat world that is NCAA football. Something like this would have never happened under Lou Holtz's watch.