SOUTH BEND, Ind. – A noticeable trait of Notre Dame’s defense through its first four games is the cohesion of its players.
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. – Notre Dame’s offense coughed the ball over five times against Syracuse, this after only committing one turnover in its first three games.
SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Notre Dame owns 14 more wins than Purdue over the last two years, but the Irish beat Boilermakers by just a combined 10 points in 2012 and 2013.
SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Finally, Notre Dame players and coaches were able to freely admit that, yes, beating Michigan in the final scheduled game of the series means a little more.