SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- This can't be how Cam McDaniel expected to feel before his last home game at Notre Dame.
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:
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Two years ago, Notre Dame players knew they could win any close game. Purdue, Michigan, Stanford, BYU, Pitt, USC — all those games were decided by fewer than 10 points.