The hype for the Alabama-Notre Dame national championship is reaching all-time levels. The DVR players are flying off the rack for Christmas time, mostly because everybody can't wait to rewind and watch this historic matchup again and again.
Folks that usually don't watch college football religiously are even making sure to have the day cleared on January 7.
Only, we have heard all of this before.
Last year's rematch of LSU and Alabama was supposed to be great and ended up failing. Programs such as Ohio State and Oklahoma have been destroyed in past championship games. We have seen many recent blowouts in the BCS National Championship Game, so it's hard to actually believe a game will live up to the hype.
Where do you think this game will rank when it is all said and done?
Let's look at some of the top national championship showdowns and where this Alabama-Notre Dame matchup could place.