Colleague Travis Haney looks at how rival USC's schedule could help and hurt coach Lane Kiffin, whose hot seat is, well, burning.
I'm just offended that Aaron Horvath didn't invite me to be a part of this.
Former Notre Dame co-captain (1987) Byron Spruell has been appointed vice chairman of Deloitte LLP, Central region managing principal and Chicago office managing principal, per Josh Flynt.
Former Irish and current Vikings players Kyle Rudolph and Harrison Smith play some cricket.
Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott thinks football could come to China, Bryan Fischer writes. (Remember, Notre Dame and Stanford had talked about moving their end-of-season tilt this year to China.)