We are less than a month into the college football season, but it is never too soon to begin talking about bowl possibilities. This is why each team plays hard during the regular season for, a chance to attend the best bowl possible.
Notre Dame has kicked off the season with their best start in years, as the Irish are 3-0 for the first time since the 2002 season. The program has had to deal with a lot to get here, but it appears that Notre Dame is back and quite possibly ready to take over college football once again.
There is still a tough schedule ahead, with a total of nine games (including four ranked opponents) remaining, but I think we have a good idea of what this team is capable of, especially after an impressive win last week in East Lansing.
In the month of September, here are the best and worst-case bowl scenarios for the 2012 Notre Dame football team.