Championship-caliber football teams are like sharks: When they smell blood, they go in for the kill. Alabama and Notre Dame are no different, as each team consistently capitalizes on its opponents' mistakes.
For the Irish to claim a victory against the Crimson Tide at Sun Life Stadium next week, they must avoid mistakes at all costs so as not to become Alabama's prey.
Which specific mistakes do Brian Kelly and Co. need to be extremely sure not to commit?
Let's find out.