Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly isn't worried about his team having a lack of motivation for the final two regular-season games.
There's not much at stake for the Fighting Irish (7-3), who were eliminated from a possible BCS bowl berth with a 28-21 loss to Pittsburgh last week. The Irish must now wait to see which conferences are unable to fill all their bowl affiliations.
''It's still about week to week at Notre Dame. Whether you are playing for the national championship or not, its' really one game. It's trying to get to a national championship and next year, obviously, the playoffs. So whether you're playing in Miami or New Orleans or whatever your destination is, they're all runner-up games. So it's really about winning the next game.''
Nose guard Louis Nix III, a senior who has a year of eligibility left, says he hasn't decided what he'll do next year.
The last chance for Notre Dame (7-3) to get to a BCS bowl ended with a 28-21 loss to Pittsburgh. The Irish must now wait to se...