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Trouble Spot 3: Stanford

Trouble Spot 3: Stanford

A win over Stanford in early October would vault Notre Dame into the national spotlight with multiple marquee games on tap.

The Game Day Situation The Irish host Stanford at an opportune time, one week after facing Syracuse in The New Meadowlands and just two weeks after an early-season bye -- a perfect opportunity for head coach Brian Kelly's squad to refresh and re-focus after what could be a 4-0 run through September. Stanford will have received two early tests prior to facing the Irish, the first against USC...

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