Hope the weather is better tomorrow. (And, by extension, better than the last home opener.)
Notre Dame and South Bend are bracing for the flood of fans Saturday, Margaret Fosmoe writes in the South Bend Tribune. Al Lesar says that Everett Golson has remained calm and cool amid the craziness.
Theo Riddick has made a smooth return to the backfield, Mark Lazerus writes in the Chicago Sun-Times.
Tyler Eifert has answered the wake-up call, Pete Sampson writes on IrishIllustrated.com.
The Irish's Week 1 stats aren't trends just yet, Dan Murphy writes on BlueandGold.com.
The Leprechaun and men's hoops coach Mike Brey have a bit of a challenge going on, as Tyler Moorehead points out.