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.
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — One of the harshest upshots of Everett Golson's turnover issues this year has been opponents' ability to turn those fumbles and interceptions into touchdowns.
TEMPE, Ariz. — There's a sign at Sun Devil Stadium that warns visiting teams: "Abandon all hope ye who enter here."
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — The heartbreak of the gargantuan-win-that-wasn't has largely dissipated inside the Guglielmino Athletics Complex.
SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Notre Dame's M.O. as a defense under Bob Diaco was to keep opposing offenses from making explosive plays, the kind of backbreaking gains that can ruin a game.