Notre Dame Routs Navy in Ireland: Fighting Irish Defense, George Atkinson ...Sep 1, 2012; Dublin, IRELAND; Notre Dame Fighting Irish running back George Atkinson III (4) celebrates with running back Theo Riddick (6) after Atkinson scored a touchdown in the first quarter against the Navy Midshipmen at Aviva Stadium.
Irish eyes upon RBs Theo Riddick, George Atkinson in Cierre Wood's absenceSophomore George Atkinson III and senior Theo Riddick are in line to split carries Saturday morning against Navy, and both players possess the ability to make plays in space.
Notre Dame pounds Navy 50-10 in DublinDUBLIN—Theo Riddick and George Atkinson both ran for two scores and defensive end Stephon Tuitt returned a fumble 77 yards for another TD as Notre Dame routed Navy 50-10 in Saturday's season opener in Ireland.
Riddick happy to be back to back for IrishOn one hand, Riddick and explosive sophomore George Atkinson III seem to offer more than adequate depth. On the other hand, Wood rushed for 1,102 yards in 2011 while Riddick and Atkinson recorded 17 total carries - fewer than Wood had in seven ...
Johnson sets first Hall of Fame classFrank Ellis Jr., George Atkinson, Johnny Sears, Everett Hayes, Edward Whitehead and Daniel Berksteiner will be honored at a ceremony at the school at 6:30 p.m.
Notre Dame suspends starting RB Wood for two gamesFortunately for the Irish, tailback is not nearly as depth-starved a spot, with senior Theo Riddick and sophomore George Atkinson III theoretically capable of compensating for Wood's absence. Utupo, meanwhile, played in all 12 games in 2011 but ...
Slap the Sign Podcast #3: Post Game, Pinkett and ZaireSep 1, 2012; Dublin, IRELAND; Notre Dame Fighting Irish running back George Atkinson III (4) runs the ball for a touchdown against the Navy Midshipmen in the first quarter at Aviva Stadium.
Notre Dame vs. Navy: Live Score, Analysis and ResultsThe Texas native was switched from running back to cornerback during fall camp, and then switched back to running back when KeiVarae Russell got the start at cornerback.
8 Could Breakout for Notre Dame in '12George Atkinson is one of several Notre Dame players who could breakout this fall. (Photo - Matt Cashore / USPRESSWIRE). Often times the difference between a good year and a great year for a team is the number of players who come out of nowhere and ...
Notre Dame hoping for big things out of the backfieldCierre Wood, Theo Riddick and George Atkinson III comprise a a three-headed monster at the running back position, although that doesn't mean they'll necessarily line up in the backfield on every down.
The Sol C. Johnson Hall of Fame Announces InducteesGeorge Atkinson After graduating from S. C. J., he continued his athletic prowess at Savannah State College (University), where he played as quarterback, half-back, defensive back, and excelled as a kickoff and punt return specialist.
The Indispensables – 2012 EditionGeorge Atkinson (RB) - It might seem strange to list a player here who won't start and likely won't challenge for starting position this season as one of the most indispensible players on the Irish roster, but the impact Atkinson provides on special ...
Season's first depth chart revealedAt running back, when Wood comes back he'll take over, but give Atkinson a chance and the Irish could have a tremendous three man crew at running back and that's not even talking about Amir Carlisle or Will Mahone yet.
Notre Dame Game Day: Irish drubbing Navy 27-3The Irish have rushed for 158 yards, with touchdown scampers from Theo Riddick and George Atkinson III, the latter covering 56 yards.
Notre Dame suspends its top running backNotre Dame has suspended running back Cierre Wood two games for violating team rules, head coach Brian Kelly announced. Wood, a senior, rushed for 1,102 yards and nine touchdowns in 2011.
Atkinson's time is in sightIt became pretty obvious in Notre Dame's annual spring game that George Atkinson III was developing into a big-play performer.
Moss gets 4 hits, 4 RBIs as A's rout BostonNotre Dame scored touchdowns on its first three possessions and defensive end Stephon Tuitt returned a fumble 77 yards for another TD as the Fighting Irish routed Navy 50-10 in Saturday's season opener in Ireland.
Late homers boost Phillies over Braves 8-5 in 10Notre Dame scored touchdowns on its first three possessions and defensive end Stephon Tuitt returned a fumble 77 yards for another TD as the Fighting Irish routed Navy 50-10 in Saturday's season opener in Ireland.
Notre Dame Football: What Irish Lose in Cierre Wood Suspension and Who ...What you lose with Wood is a consistent player who is one of college football's elite backs. Now, the Irish turn to Theo Riddick and George Atkinson III to fill Wood's shoes for a couple games. With Riddick and Atkinson, you do get some versatility and ...
Notre Dame Football: Wild Cards Who Could Have Big Success This YearGeorge Atkinson's ability as a kick returner goes without question, as the sophomore returned two kickoffs for touchdowns as a freshman in 2011.