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Wayback Wednesday – Notre Dame Football “Under The Lights”

Sep 4, 2013, 1:34 PM EST


Originally posted on Fighting Irish Blog:

A new bi-weekly Irish UNDerground feature revolves around the @NDSportsBlogger taking time away from his desk to go find an interesting artifact around the University of Notre Dame Athletic Department, enjoy…

Past “Wayback Wednesday’s” –
Coach Kline’s Hanna Batrite
Moose’s Congressional Photo
Coach Leahy’s Football
2008 Hawaii Bowl Trophy

In this edition of “Wayback Wednesday” we look at a piece of Notre Dame football history, a seat cushion from the very first night game at Notre Dame Stadium.

On September 18, 1982, the University of Notre Dame hosted the first night game in the history of Notre Dame Stadium. With the help of Musco Lighting, the event went off without a hitch.

Prior to the game, seat cushions were offered to those in attendance to commemorate the contest.

With the Irish traveling to Ann Arbor to play the Wolverines under the lights once again, I felt like we should look…

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