The Notre Dame Fighting Irish are 9-0 and ranked #3 by the college football playoff committee. That sounds pretty damn good to me — and yet there are far too many “hold me I’m Irish” fans flooding up my social media timelines.
The wonderful @phillykelly
Get a grip y’all.
The Irish will play host to the Florida State Seminoles on Saturday, and unless you’ve been hiding under a rock, you should already know that kickoff temperatures are going to be around 27 degrees. The Noles are a 4-5 team that has a terrible offensive line, and are basically “done” as far as their attitudes are concerned.
It’s been a season full of struggles for the Noles and their new head coach, Willie Taggart. Here’s three simple stats (don’t need advanced stats for this) that should explain how much Florida State has struggled: