The day before Notre Dame's 31-0 thrashing of Michigan, the Irish received a special pep talk from a Golden Domer legend.
Through two games, one of the most noticeable differences about Notre Dame's offense with Everett Golson back is how little placekicker Kyle Brindza has been used.
Notre Dame has already played eight true freshman on defense and is playing a number of inexperienced sophomores and juniors on that side of the ball.
On Saturday, Michigan frequently lined its top corner -- redshirt junior Blake Countess -- up against Notre Dame sophomore receiver Will Fuller.
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