Notre Dame took on the 2012 season in unbelievable fashion when it finished 12-0 and earned a berth in the BCS National Championship Game. It ended badly for the Irish, but new expectations are present in South Bend.
While the fans have a lot to get excited about heading into spring practice, there are 10 solid reasons this squad won’t finish this season with 10 wins or better.
There is a huge gap in the backfield that was the key to the offense, the receiver corps took a hit and there are still questions surrounding the quarterback position.
This is a look at the 10 things that should worry Irish fans heading into the spring.