Posted on: November 29, 2010 11:05 am

Notre Dame cheats way to victory

Posted by Tom Fornelli

That photo is one of the final plays in what was seemingly Notre Dame's first victory over USC since the Carter administration.  As you can see in the photo, Notre Dame's offense is in the victory formation, getting ready to kneel to kill the final few seconds and move on to victory.

Which is very nice for the Irish, but look a little closer to the picture.  Do you notice anything strange going on?  Something, a bit out of the ordinary? Maybe even, against the rules?  Look closer.

Yes, that's right.  Notre Dame cheated its way to victory on Saturday night, in front of millions of Americans.  The Irish had 12 men on the field during the final kneel downs of the game, and nary a penalty was called.  Had it been, the Trojans obviously would have gotten a safety to cut the lead to 20-18, and then had a big return on the ensuing kick, before nailing a game-winning field goal in the final seconds.

The Trojans and Lane Kiffin were robbed of a victory by Brian Kelly and his evil band of Golden Domers, along with the referees that were clearly on the payroll.

Will nothing stop them?
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