1967 Notre Dame Fighting Irish football team

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1967 Notre Dame Fighting Irish football
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Conference Independent
Ranking
Coaches No. 4
AP No. 5
1967 record 8–2
Head coach Ara Parseghian (4th year)
Captain Rocky Bleier
Home stadium Notre Dame Stadium (c. 59,075, grass)
Seasons
« 1966 1968 »
1967 NCAA University Division independents football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Army         8 2 0
#5 Notre Dame         8 2 0
Syracuse         8 2 0
#10 Penn State         8 2 1
New Mexico State         7 2 1
UTEP         7 2 1
Utah State         7 2 1
Florida State         7 2 2
West Texas State         8 3 0
Houston         7 3 0
Virginia Tech         7 3 0
Memphis State         6 3 0
Southern Miss         6 3 0
Dayton         6 3 1
Xavier         6 3 1
Miami (FL)         7 4 0
Buffalo         6 4 0
Navy         5 4 1
Holy Cross         5 5 0
Northern Illinois         5 5 0
Colorado State         4 5 1
Pacific         4 5 0
Rutgers         4 5 0
Boston College         4 6 0
Georgia Tech         4 6 0
Idaho         4 6 0
Villanova         4 6 0
Air Force         2 6 2
Tulane         3 7 0
San Jose State         2 7 0
Tampa         2 7 0
Colgate         2 8 0
Pittsburgh         1 9 0
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1967 Notre Dame Fighting Irish football team represented the University of Notre Dame during the 1967 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 23 California No. 1 Notre Dame StadiumSouth Bend, IN W 41–8   59,075
September 30 No. 10 Purdue No. 1 Ross–Ade StadiumWest Lafayette, IN (Shillelagh Trophy) L 21–28   62,316
October 7 Iowa No. 6 Notre Dame Stadium • South Bend, IN W 56–6   59,075
October 14 No. 1 USC No. 5 Notre Dame Stadium • South Bend, IN (Jeweled Shillelagh) L 7–24   59,075
October 21 at Illinois Memorial StadiumChampaign, IL W 47–7   71,227
October 28 Michigan State Notre Dame Stadium • South Bend, IN (Megaphone Trophy) W 24–12   59,075
November 4 Navy No. 10 Notre Dame Stadium • South Bend, IN (Rivalry) W 43–14   59,075
November 11 at Pittsburgh No. 9 Pitt StadiumPittsburgh, PA W 38–0   54,075
November 18 at Georgia Tech No. 9 Grant FieldAtlanta, GA W 36–3   60,024
November 24 at Miami No. 6 Miami Orange BowlMiami, FL W 24–22   77,265
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll.

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Game summaries[edit]

Michigan State[edit]

1 2 3 4 Total
Michigan St 0 0 0 12 12
• Notre Dame 7 10 7 0 24

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Team players drafted into the NFL[edit]

References[edit]

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  2. ^ "Notre Dame Rips Spartans, 24-12." Ocala Star-Banner. 1967 Oct 29.