Re: 2011 Notre Dame Football Thread
Originally Posted by fearofpopvol1
When you consider that Holtz left in 1996, that was quite a long time ago.
I have no problem making the proclamation that "they're back." It's vague and merely means they're in the hunt, which they are. This is the best team the school has had in at least 10 years. Future recruiting classes will improve moving forward.
I agree with you on this year's team. The defense is dominant, especially the front seven.
My point about the coaches though was that regardless of how long ago Holtz was there, Kelly is being compared against only three others (well, four if you count O'Leary).
"No matter how good you are, you're going to lose one-third of your games. No matter how bad you are you're going to win one-third of your games. It's the other third that makes the difference." ~Tommy Lasorda