Editor's note: Every day from now until kickoff in Miami, TideNation will break down the matchups position-by-position. Today we'll look at the battle of the running backs. Alabama: Those who looked for a drop-off in production from the running back position at Alabama were sorely mistaken.
about 1478 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
LOS ANGELES -- Brian Kelly emerged from the Coliseum field flanked by security guards left and right, looking nearly disheveled. He held his white Notre Dame baseball cap up toward the sky in a brief moment of bravado, his ensuing toss falling a good 10 feet short of the fans.
LOS ANGELES -- Notre Dame is going to the national title game. The Irish took care of business Saturday night at USC, 22-13, and they can book their tickets to South Florida, where they will likely play the winner of next week's SEC title game.
What: USC Trojans (7-4 overall, 5-4 in Pac-12) vs. Notre Dame Fighting Irish (11-0) When: Saturday, November 24, 5 p.m. PT Where: Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum TV: ABC Radio: ESPNLA 710 (pregame show begins at 12 p.
about 1520 days ago | Garry Paskwietz | USC Trojans
Oklahoma faces one of its biggest tests when Notre Dame travels to Norman to take on the Sooners at 7 p.m. CT Saturday at Oklahoma Memorial Stadium. SoonerNation reviewed the Irish in their 17-14 win over BYU on Oct.
about 1544 days ago | Brandon Chatmon | Oklahoma Sooners
SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Brian Kelly came to Notre Dame three years ago with a spread attack predicated upon strong quarterback play. Naturally, it's his rushing game that has the Irish knocking on the door of the national title picture going into Saturday's game at Oklahoma.
about 1545 days ago | Matt Fortuna | Oklahoma Sooners
Each Thursday, WolverineNation will take a look at five storylines for the Wolverines heading into Saturday's game. Here are the storylines for Michigan as it heads to South Bend to take on the Fighting Irish in a night game.
about 1580 days ago | Chantel Jennings | Michigan Wolverines