CSN's JJ Stankevitz and Leila Rahimi provide a Traveler's Guide to Austin for Notre Dame's first game against Texas.
Notre Dame doesn't have the leadership depth it had in 2015, but does this team have enough leaders to sustain itself this fall?
S&P+, an advanced college football statistic developed by SB Nation's Bill Connelly, gives Notre Dame a 9.5 percent chance of winning 11 games.
Torii Hunter Jr. grew up in Major League Baseball clubhouses and now will get an opportunity to lead a group of football players as an Irish captain.
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Expect true freshman Devin Studstill and sixth-year graduate student Avery Sebastian to play quite a bit at free safety against Texas.
Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly said that he won't suspend four players against Texas.
Notre Dame announced their captains for the upcoming season on Wednesday.