OU-Notre Dame: Ire for the Irish — Why Oklahoma fans hate Notre Dame

Notre Dame ended OU's 47-game winning streak. And generations of Sooner fans, some of whom were born after Nov. 16, 1957, haven't forgiven the Fighting Irish.
BY BERRY TRAMEL Modified: October 21, 2012 at 11:22 pm •  Published: October 22, 2012

Bill Saxon and his family drove home in the rain on Nov. 17, 1957, on the lonely roads from Norman to Abilene, Texas, in those pre-turnpike days.

The 1951 OU graduate...

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