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Eye in the Sky: Shutout

Bob Diaco's defense limited Wake Forest to 300 yards, no penetration past the Irish 38-yard line, and of course, no points.

Notre Dame has likely put forth two or three "better" defensive efforts than it did in Saturday's shutout of Wake Forest. Considering game situation and strength of foe, limiting Oklahoma to 13 in Norman, and holding Michigan to six and Stanford to 13 in South Bend are tough performances to top. But the first shutout by Notre Dame's best defense in a quarter century was a fitting end to an... Recommended Stories

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