Notre Dame Stadium: The House That Rockne Built
March 31, 1931. Notre Dame's wildly successful football coach, Knute Rockne, had several national championships under his belt. He also had a brand new home to showcase his Fighting Irish squad. By the end of that day, Rockne would be gone, but the legend surrounding him, and the stadium he inspired, was just beginning to grow.
Notre Dame Stadium...The House That Rockne Built chronicles the history of one of the most famous buildings in the country. From the beginnings of Fighting Irish football in the late 1800's, through the glory days of Rockne, Leahy, Holtz and others, Notre Dame Stadium...The House That Rockne Built celebrates the legacy of a unique football environment... one where excellence in performance has always been required... both on and off the field.