George Atkinson III

Notre Dame Fighting Irish #4 - Running Back

  • Height: 6-1
  • Weight: 220

George Atkinson III Finding an Identity

What does George Atkinson need to do to fulfill his potential as a running back?

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Notre Dame At Oklahoma - Things I'm Looking For


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Irish will be without George Atkinson III

Notre Dame running back and kick returner George Atkinson III did not travel with the team to Oklahoma due to flu-like symptoms, according to a report.

George Atkinson III Out Vs. Oklahoma with Illness


We break down what it means for the Irish to lose speedster George Atkinson.

ND's George Atkinson III to miss game vs. Oklahoma

Notre Dame running back George Atkinson III will not play against Oklahoma due to flu-like symptoms.

Closer Tommy Rees not needed?

Tommy Rees started out hot against BYU, then threw seven straight incompletions before a big heave set up the go-ahead score.

Kelly wants more touches for big-play guy Atkinson

Notre Dame Fighting Irish coach Brian Kelly is hoping to provide running back George Atkinson III more opportunities to use his elite speed to create big plays.

Notre Dame moves up to No. 7 in AP Poll

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