Alabama and Notre Dame finished the season in the BCS National Championship Game in Miami, and it was glaringly obvious that there was a talent gap between the Tide and Fighting Irish. Brian Kelly closed some of that gap with the 2013 recruiting class.
This Alabama signing class has a lot of major stars, but so does Notre Dame. This is a look at how these classes compare to one another after national signing day.
The Crimson Tide reloaded, landing the consensus No. 1 recruiting class according to the 247Sports Composite Team Rankings. With similar needs and styles of play, these teams are putting together two title contending teams again in 2013.