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Monday, January 7, 2013
Why Notre Dame/Alabama will win

By ESPN.com staff

Before Alabama followers make the pilgrimage to Tuscaloosa for the national championship parade route, they might want to consider the worst-case scenario. ESPN.com's Gene Wojciechowski offers 10 reasons why that parade might be in South Bend.

Notre Dame plays fundamentally sound, well-executed football. Notre Dame is well-coached. Notre Dame is physical at the line of scrimmage on both sides of the ball. But Alabama is all of those things, and maybe even a little more of all of those things. That's why ESPN.com's Ivan Maisel says the Tide will win it all.