Originally posted on Football Nation  |  Last updated 9/9/12
The Good - Tommy Rees. In a nutshell he was about the only good to come out of yesterday's game for the Irish. Rees replaced beat up starter Everett Golson with less than two minutes to go and promptly led Notre Dame right down the field for a game winning field goal. Rees is now in the perfect role now as the experienced backup. He's simply not good enough or the right fit for Brian Kelly's spread offense to be the starter anymore. But he's seen a lot in his first two years and won a lot of games for Kelly. Coming off the bench for the young Golson puts Rees in the right position. It likely won't be the last time he has to come off the bench for Notre Dame this year.The Bad -  Notre Dame's offensive line. The Irish mauled Navy last week and have been optimistic about this unit with Harry Hiestand now in charge. It's supposed to be a team strength this season. But it's apparent now that the recipe for Notre Dame's opposition will be to load the box and make Golson throw the ball. So...
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