The Chicago Tribune's Brian Hamilton says that old Notre Dame strengths are now weaknesses.
IrishIllustrated's Pete Sampson says that the Irish weren't going to be perfect this year, but their imperfection Saturday was a shock.
Amir Carlisle is emerging as the Irish's top back after two weeks, JJ Stankevitz writes on CSNChicago.com.
BlueandGold.com's Andrew Owens wonders where the defense is.
The Elkhart Truth's Rachel Terlep grades the Irish's Saturday performance.