Sep 6, 2012, 2:44 PM EDT
Nose guard Louis Nix III has become a bit of an Internet sensation during his time at Notre Dame. “Irish Chocolate,” as he is affectionately known, has amassed more than 6,400 Twitter followers. He has started his own YouTube series, Chocolate News, giving fans a behind-the-scenes look at the Fighting Irish football team away from the field.
This week, Nix is the subject of Fighting Irish Digital Media’s Student. Athlete. Irish. feature, which is certain to add to the junior’s growing legend.
Check out the video, as Nix talks about his love for Pixar flicks, Cinnamon Toast Crunch and lip-syncing like he’s Whitney Houston. In all seriousness, Big Lou is probably one of the most entertaining, genuine and enthusiastic people you will ever meet.
Check out the playlist below, which begins with the Nix video that was posted today. In addition, fourteen Student. Athlete. Irish. videos were produced last year, featuring a variety of student-athletes, from Robby Toma and Frenchy Silva to Will Hudgins and Melissa Henderson.
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- RT @NDFootball: It's "go" time. https://t.co/CPvEp3mbmZ 35 minutes ago
- As the NFL Draft & season get closer, QB DeShone Kizer continues to work to become the best leader he can be. snpy.tv/2mKaE2k 10 hours ago
- DB Drue Tranquill. DC Mike Elko. A conversation between the leaders of our defense on and off the field. https://t.co/wOjlm4J0qz 1 day ago
- RT @FightingIrish: To The Dean of Local Sports, Thank you for all you've done for our University. Rest in Peace, Jeff Jeffers. https://t.… 1 day ago
- RT @CoachBrianKelly: #WeAreND 2 days ago
- M. Ice Hockey. Frozen Four Bound Irish Honored
- W. Basketball. Two Honored as AP All-Americans
- Baseball. Irish & Cougars Tangle On Tuesday
- M. Lacrosse. Perkovic and Sexton Named ACC Player of the Week Honorees
- M. Basketball. 2017 Evening With Notre Dame Basketball Tickets On Sale
- Football. Jeff Jeffers: Now There Was an Irish Fanatic
- M. Ice Hockey. Windy City Bound: Irish Bounce UMass Lowell, 3-2, In Overtime
- Fencing. Notre Dame Wins Fencing National Championship
- W. Tennis. No. 26 Irish Knock Off No. 37 Miami, 5-2
- W. Lacrosse. Irish Crush Orange in 16-7 Victory