The 2021 Irish Outlook
NOTRE DAME, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) - The Fighting Irish return for the 2021 fall ahead, eyeing a third College Football Playoff, with a new signal-caller under center in Jack Coan and an explosive attack.
Fort Wayne’s NBC sports director Chris Ryan sits down with the Journal Gazette’s Dylan Sinn for an in-depth position-by-position preview of a new-look Notre Dame squad with the same traditional identity.
Sports reporter Chaz Frazier takes us back to the early days of Ben Skowronek’s football career at Homestead high, before becoming one of Notre Dame’s newest members in the NFL.
Evening anchor Tom Powell shows us the economic boost full stands and bars will bring.
Powell also knows football isn’t the only main attraction on the field, allowing us to listen in on the heartbeat of the Fighting Irish, the Notre Dame Marching Band.
Fellow evening anchor Linda Jackson explains all the inner workings of the Notre Dame Club of Fort Wayne.
Fort Wayne’s NBC Today’s Jack Keenan and Nikki Pietrus take you inside a new local southern restaurant in the sizzling Fatbird, sure to fill up hungry football fans on game days.
This special originally aired in September 2021.
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