Found January 07, 2013 on Midwest Sports Fans:
Tonight, the Fighting Irish of Notre Dame will attempt to prove that their 12-0 record and No. 1 rankings are no fluke against what could be the makings of a dynasty in the second-ranked Alabama Crimson Tide. WHAT: BCS National Championship game WHO: Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs. Alabama Crimson Tide WHEN: 7:30 p.m. tonight WHERE: SunLife Stadium in Miami, Fla. TELEVISION: ESPN, with Brent Musberger and Kirk Herbstreit on the call. Heather Cox will be on the Notre Dame sideline, and Tom Rinaldi will be on the sideline for Alabama. The Crimson Tide and the Fighting Irish will face off in the BCS National Championship game, with Notre Dame attempting to win its first title since 1988 and Alabama seeking to win its second straight title and third in four years. With a win, the Crimson Tide would become the first time to win back-to-back BCS titles. HOW NOTRE DAME CAN WIN: The key for Notre Dame, both on offense and defense, starts right up the middle. The Fighting Irish need to be a...

Kelly, Golson aim for 5-star ending

I am already dreading the movie that will surely be made about Notre Dame if it beats Alabama on Monday night in the BCS title game. In these Notre Dame movies, literary license means pouring on the sweetener until it's pure sap. There will be the touching moment in the Pittsburgh game when coach Brian Kelly (played by Jack Black or the pudgy guy on Modern Family) sagely takes...

Rather than transferring, Gunner Kiel needs to exhibit testicular fortitude and battle Everett Golson to become the starting quarterback for the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in 2013

With starting quarterback Everett Golson and the University of Notre Dame getting embarrassed by Alabama 42-14 in last night’s BCS National Championship Game at Sun Life Stadium in Miami, the future of Fighting Irish backup Gunner Kiel has become a … Continue reading →

2013 BCS Title Game: Best Prop Bets

We could go in a lot of different directions in the lead-up to Monday night’s BCS National Championship Game here at Crystal Ball Run. We could talk about the battle in the trenches between Alabama’s offensive line and Notre Dame’s defensive line or how Nick Saban plans on to defend Irish quarterback Everett Golson. The problem is you don’t want to talk about any of...

Notre Dame-Alabama BCS National Championship: Primer, Notes & Predictions

#1 Notre Dame (12-0) v. #2 Alabama (12-1) The BCS National Championship Game Sun Life Stadium - Miami, FL - 8:00 PM EST on ESPN This is really going to happen. Irish fans have wallowed in and out of sincere doubt for years over whether this opportunity for a championship would ever come again. The university's balance between academics and elite football in...

Pitt game nearly doomed Notre Dame's title shot

(Eds: Adds details. With AP Photos.) By TIM REYNOLDS AP Sports Writer Luck of the Irish. For starters, it's a misleading phrase, in that most historians would tell you Irish luck is not necessarily a good thing. No matter - No. 1 Notre Dame enjoyed its share of fortunate breaks on its way to the BCS title game, with perhaps the bulk of those coming during a wild, wacky, marathon...

The Anti-Preview: BCS Championship Game. Notre Dame VS Alabama

Welcome to the Anti-Preview on Subway Domer! Friends, I'm going to cut through the ********. This post was already written and then lost (always the ******* Anti-Preview) so I'm going to fly through this like a boss. Don't worry, don't worry... the good stuff will still be in here. For more blah, blah, blah, there will be an article in Huffington Post soon.  ...
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