The Big 12 may be feeling unfairly left out of the College Football Playoff field and the SEC may believe that all four finalists in the playoff brackets should have come from their conference.
When Mike Ditka returned to Soldier Field in 1997 as the head coach of the New Orleans Saints, coming out onto the field for the final preseason game, the ovation was enormous.
If Notre Dame is able to knock off No. 9 Arizona State, it'll earn a marquee win and put itself right in the thick of the College Football Playoff hunt.
Wondering what to do on a Saturday without Notre Dame football? Here's a rundown of the games Irish fans should keep an eye on during the second bye week: