Michigan vs. Notre Dame: All-Time Head-to-Head Rivalry Results

One of college football's best blue-blood rivalries returns after a multi-year hiatus.
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There aren't many more enticing matchups on college football's Week 1 slate than the return of the Michigan-Notre Dame rivarly.

Following the 2014 season, Notre Dame called off the partnership and cited a desire to schedule more contests against ACC teams. For the first time in four years, the programs will meet in South Bend in the front end of a home-and-home series.

Things have changed since they last met. Brian Kelly is still at the helm, as he was when the Fighting Irish handed the Wolverines a 31-0 throttling back in 2014. But now, Jim Harbaugh tracks the opposite sideline.

Harbaugh has built a consistently good team since he took over Ann Arbor in 2015. Under his direciton, the Wolverines notched back-to-back 10-win seasons. Last year, he finished 8-5 despite starting three different players under center. Now, Michigan might have its best signal-caller since Harbaugh's arrival in Ole Miss transfer Shea Patterson, who was named the Week 1 starter. His addition could be a shot in the arm for an offense that ranked 96th in total offense last year, and adequately coutner a defense that finished third in total defense (271 yards per game).

Meanwhile, Kelly's unit brings back plenty of its production from last year, as 54% of its offensive producers and 96% of defensive producers return, according to SB Nation's Bill Connelly. Last season, Notre Dame went 10-3 due to a steady offenisve unit. Star senior tailback Josh Adams used the Fighting Irish's imposing offensive line to his advantage. He finished the year rushing for 1,430 yards and nine touchdowns on 6.9 yards per carry last year.

Sportsbook.com favors Michigan by 1.5 points with just over a week before the contest. Meanwhile, S&P rankings suggest Notre Dame is a 5.5-point favorite.

The contest will mark the 43rd meeting between the Wolverines and Fighting Irish. Michigan leads the all-time series 24-17-1.

Below, you can see the all-time, head-to-head breakdown.

Date

Home

Away

Sept. 6, 2014

Notre Dame, 31

Michigan, 0

Sept. 7, 2013

Michigan, 41

Notre Dame, 30

Sept. 22, 2012

Notre Dame, 13

Michigan, 6

Sept. 10, 2011

Michigan, 35

Notre Dame, 31

Sept. 11, 2010

Notre Dame, 24

Michigan, 28

Sept. 12, 2009

Michigan, 38

Notre Dame, 34

Sept. 13, 2008

Notre Dame, 35

Michigan, 17

Sept. 15, 2007

Michigan, 38

Notre Dame, 0

Sept. 16, 2006

Notre Dame, 21

Michigan, 47

Sept. 10, 2005

Michigan, 10

Notre Dame, 17

Sept. 11, 2004

Notre Dame, 28

Michigan, 20

Sept. 13, 2003

Michigan, 38

Notre Dame, 0

Sept. 14, 2002

Notre Dame, 25

Michigan, 23

Sept. 4, 1999

Michigan, 26

Notre Dame, 22

Sept. 5, 1998

Notre Dame, 36

Michigan, 20

Sept. 27, 1997

Michigan, 21

Notre Dame, 14

Sept. 10, 1994

Notre Dame, 24

Michigan, 26

Sept. 11, 1993

Michigan, 23

Notre Dame, 27

Sept. 12, 1992

Notre Dame, 17

Michigan, 17

Sept. 14, 1991

Michigan, 24

Notre Dame, 14

Sept. 15, 1990

Notre Dame, 28

Michigan, 24

Sept. 16, 1989

Michigan, 19

Notre Dame, 24

Sept. 10, 1988

Notre Dame, 19

Michigan, 17

Sept. 12, 1987

Michigan, 7

Notre Dame, 26

Sept. 13, 1986

Notre Dame, 23

Michigan, 24

Sept. 14, 1985

Michigan, 20

Notre Dame, 12

Sept. 18, 1982

Notre Dame, 23

Michigan, 17

Sept. 19, 1981

Michigan, 25

Notre Dame, 7

Sept. 20, 1980

Notre Dame, 29

Michigan, 27

Sept. 15, 1979

Michigan, 10

Notre Dame, 12

Sept. 23, 1978

Notre Dame, 14

Michigan, 28

Oct. 9, 1943

Michigan, 12

Notre Dame, 35

Nov. 14, 1942

Notre Dame, 20

Michigan, 32

Nov. 6, 1909

Michigan, 3

Notre Dame, 11

Oct. 17, 1908

Michigan, 12

Notre Dame, 0

Oct. 18, 1902* (game played at Toledo, Ohio)

Michigan, 23

Notre Dame, 0

Nov. 17, 1900

Michigan, 7

Notre Dame, 0

Oct. 18, 1899

Michigan, 12

Notre Dame, 0

Oct. 23, 1898

Michigan, 23

Notre Dame, 0

1888

Notre Dame, 4

Michigan, 10

1888

Notre Dame, 6

Michigan, 26

Nov. 23, 1887

Notre Dame, 0

Michigan, 8