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This Date in Cardinal Football: ND 11-27-99

Mike Biselli kicked the game-winner in OT!

Fans got their money's worth a decade ago when the Rose Bowl-bound Cardinal fought off a hard charge from the desperate Irish, but survived 40-37 on a Mike Biselli field goal in OT. Tons of scoring and big-time plays kept the attention of those on hand and it happened on "Almost This Date in Cardinal Football" (we are a day late due to our Editor suffering from lingering effects of tryptophan).

This Date in Cardinal Football: Notre Dame 11-27-99George O'Leary's overreaching resume, the rapid expansion of the college game on television, and Boston College's stunning 39-37 win in South Bend in 1993. Each of these happenings played a part in the gradual decline of Notre Dame Football's predominance on the national scene...as did this date ten years ago. When senior place-kicker Mike...

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