Knute Rockne

Knute Kenneth Rockne (/kəˈnuːt/ kə-NOOT; March 4, 1888 – March 31, 1931) was an American football player and coach, both at the University of Notre Dame. He is regarded as one of the greatest coaches in college football history. His biography at the College Football Hall of Fame calls him "without question, American football's most-renowned coach." A Norwegian American, he was educated as a chemist at the University of Notre Dame. He popularized the forward pass and made Notre Dame a major factor in collegiate football.
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  • A few Saturday facts about Jeff Ogden of Find New Customers`Jeff

    … receiver for the Madison Cubs, but we were not a very good team and we lost most of our games. I worked in a seed and feed store for my great uncle who was a 1925 graduate of the University of Notre Dame. When he was there (he has passed away) Knute Rockne was head coach. He took me to a Notre Dame game and I fell in love with the school. When I finally…

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