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Mary Kate Malone | Jan. 14, 2013 | College of Arts and Letters

David Finocchio, creator of BleacherReport

As a history and economics major at Notre Dame, David Finocchio ’05 wasn’t sure what he wanted to do with his life, but he felt certain it would not involve sitting at a desk and crunching numbers.

As his friends set off for careers in accounting, medicine, and law, Finocchio pursued a gutsier goal: creating a website all about sports.

Finocchio named the website bleacherreport.com, and in the seven years since its launch, it has become the third most-visited sports website in the country—behind only ESPN.com and Yahoo! Sports, Finocchio says.

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 by Daily Domer Staff

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