Survive the bye week?
Miami wasted little time celebrating a dramatic win before looking ahead to this week's tilt with Notre Dame.
Sheldon Day has grown up fast, Pete Sampson writes in an excellent feature on IrishIllustrated.com.
The energized Irish can plot their path to a BCS bowl game, Brian Hamilton writes in the Chicago Tribune.
Former Notre Dame QB Evan Sharpley says uncertainty may be rough on Everett Golson and Tommy Rees, Rachel Terlep writes in the Elkhart Truth.
The Irish have gotten some schedule relief, Tony Krausz writes in the (Fort Wayne) Journal-Gazette.