Notre Dame heads to Los Angeles at 7-4, and a loss to USC would leave the Irish with their worst regular-season record since Brian Kelly's first year in South Bend.
Greer Martini has run into a few unexpected situations during his first season at Notre Dame.
The last thing a Notre Dame team prone to turnovers, defensive errors and — on Saturday — kicking issues needed was a mistake from its coaching staff.
Notre Dame's loss at Florida State looks like the high point of 2014.
SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Jaylon Smith estimated it took him four games as a true freshman to get comfortable at the college level.