Originally written September 26, 2012 on 60 Max Power O:
The Notre Dame Fighting Irish have gotten off to an excellent 4-0 start thanks to a marauding defensive unit that is allowing only nine points per game. The Irish enter their bye week having managed to handle the hoopla of the Ireland game against Navy with aplomb before cutting a swath through the Big 10. But with three straight weeks of shoddy play up front on offense, uncertainty at quarterback and offensive powerhouses like Stanford, Oklahoma and USC (not to mention a very fast and schizophrenic Miami Hurricanes team), how much longer can the Irish remain unbeaten? When asked if his team could continue to win games with an "evolving offense" (aka, a really not very good one), Brian Kelly had this to say in his bye week press conference: Well, I mean, we need to continue to get better on offense, there's no question. But we just played in Ireland, played Purdue, who's pretty good, played Michigan State at Michigan State and Michigan and beat two top 20 team...
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