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Four Notre Dame Football Players Accused of Academic Violations

Sat, 16 Aug 2014 14:53:32 +0000

iStock/Thinkstock(SOUTH BEND, Ind.) -- The Notre Dame football program is trying to recover a fumble by their own players.

The Fighting Irish has suspended four players suspected of committing serious academic violations.

According to ABC's Ron Claiborne, suspensions would not just effect the four players but the entire football program, which just two years ago went undefeated in the regular season and to the national championship game.

Notre Dame now says it will voluntarily forfeit all of the games it won with the four players on the field if ultimately they are found to have cheated.

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