The Notre Dame Fighting Irish football team is the intercollegiate football team representing the University of Notre Dame in Notre Dame, Indiana. The team is currently coached by Brian Kelly. The team plays its home games at the campus' Notre Dame Stadium, with a capacity of 80,795. Notre Dame is one of three schools that compete as an Independent at the NCAA Football Bowl Subdivision level; however, they play five games a year against opponents from the Atlantic Coast Conference, which Notre Dame is a member of in all other sports (except ice hockey).
One of the most iconic and successful programs in college sports, the Fighting Irish hold the highest winning percentage among college football programs and have 13 national championships recognized by the NCAA, tied for first out of all FBS schools in the NCAA era. A record seven Notre Dame players have won the Heisman trophy, and the program has produced 97 consensus All-Americans, 33 unanimous All-Americans, 485 National Football League draft picks, and 50 members of the College Football Hall of Fame, all NCAA records.
1924, 1929, 1930 Helms, CFRA, NCF Champions
1943, 1946, 1947, 1949, 1966, 1973, 1977, and 1988 AP Champions
1966, 1977, and 1988 Coaches' Poll Champions
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