Did You Know? Georgia vs. Notre Dame

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Did You Know? Georgia vs. Notre Dame

Georgia vs. Notre Dame, Saturday, September 9, 2017
Georgia vs. Notre Dame, Saturday, September 9, 2017

In 1946, Georgia went 11-0 and won the Sugar Bowl, while the Fighting Irish, who famously tied Army 0-0, were crowned national champions at 9-0-1 and no bowl game.

In 1966, Georgia went 10-1 and won the Cotton Bowl, while the Irish were crowned national champs at 9-0-1 with a famous tie against Michigan State and no bowl.

In the Bulldogs 17-10 1981 Sugar Bowl victory, Herschel Walker ran for 150 yards against a Notre Dame defense that had not allowed a 100-yard rusher all season.

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Murray Poole is a 1965 graduate of the University of Georgia Journalism School. He served as sports editor of The Brunswick News for 40 years and has written for Bulldawg Illustrated the past 16 years. He has covered the Georgia Bulldogs for 53 years.