As spring practices commence around the nation, I’ll be looking at each of Notre Dame’s 12 opponents in the 2012 season and addressing some key questions and potential breakout players.
The final installment features the Stanford Cardinal, whose 23 wins over the past two seasons are fifth-most in the nation, trailing only Boise State, LSU, Oregon and TCU. They are currently in the midst of practices, with their spring game coming on April 14.
For previews of other Irish opponents, click on the links below.
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