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1952 Notre Dame Fighting Irish football
ConferenceIndependent
Ranking
CoachesNo. 3
APNo. 3
1952 record7–2–1
Head coachFrank Leahy (10th season)
CaptainJack Alessandrini
Home stadiumNotre Dame Stadium (c. 59,075, grass)
Seasons
← 1951
1953 →
1952 NCAA independents football records
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 1 Michigan State         9 0 0
Southern Miss         10 2 0
No. 3 Notre Dame         7 2 1
Penn State         7 2 1
No. 14 Syracuse         7 3 0
Drexel         3 4 0
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1952 Notre Dame Fighting Irish football team represented the University of Notre Dame during the 1952 college football season.

RivalriesEdit

ScheduleEdit

DateOpponentRankSiteResultAttendance
September 27at No. 12 PennNo. 10T 7–774,518
October 4at No. 5 TexasNo. 19W 14–367,666
October 11PittsburghNo. 8L 19–2245,507
October 18at No. 9 PurdueW 26–1449,000
October 25North CarolinaNo. 16W 34–1454,338
November 1vs. NavyNo. 13W 17–661,927
November 8No. 4 OklahomaNo. 10W 27–2157,446
November 15at No. 1 Michigan StateNo. 6L 3–2152,472
November 22at IowaNo. 9W 27–046,600
November 29No. 2 USCNo. 7W 9–058,394
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

Team players drafted into the NFLEdit

The following players were drafted into professional football following the season.

Player Position Round Pick Franchise
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ReferencesEdit

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