Believe it or not, this Notre Dame football team has many quality football players on its roster. And with the Irish set to play either Alabama or Georgia in the BCS National Championship soon, the Irish will have one final chance to continue to prove those critics wrong.
Once the national championship matchup is set in stone, many SEC homers will continue to think that there is no chance Notre Dame could end the conferences championship streak.
But what if some of the current Notre Dame players could actually start for either one of these teams?
That would at least show that this championship game would at least be competitive, considering there are some of there that believe the SEC is going to crush that team out in South Bend.
There are a few strong spots on this Irish roster that could replace a few of those SEC starters in a heartbeat.
Here are 10 Notre Dame players that could start for either Georgia or Alabama right now.
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