It's difficult to pull many positives away from a five-touchdown loss to a chief rival, but Notre Dame's 49-14 defeat to USC last weekend wasn't 100 percent bad.
LOS ANGELES — Notre Dame's already-depleted defense managed to become even thinner in Saturday's disastrous defeat at USC.
LOS ANGELES — A dozen games into the season, after Everett Golson committed turnover No. 22, Brian Kelly decided to switch quarterbacks.
LOS ANGELES — Notre Dame ended its season with an unmitigated disaster, though one with a bit of intrigue.