One season after the Irish pulled off a thrilling overtime victory against the Cardinal, No. 8 Stanford welcomes No. 25 Notre Dame to The Farm on Saturday night with payback in mind.
As the regular season closes, a rivalry that's taken on added importance to both schools will write another chapter for the 24th time in the last 26 seasons.
The postseason fate of both teams has already been decided. The Cardinal will take on Arizona State in the Pac-12 Championship while the Irish wait for the dust to settle before sliding into a bowl game. But each team could nonetheless benefit from a victory on Saturday.
A win for Stanford would put it over 10 wins for a fourth straight year. A win for Notre Dame would mark 21 victories for the Irish in the past two seasons, matching their best two-season total since 1992-93.
On a weekend filled with rivalries, can Stanford's nerds get revenge? Here's everything you need to know before the Irish and Cardinal kick it off.
When: Saturday, 7:05 p.m. ET
Place: Stanford Stadium, Stanford, Calif.
Radio: IMG College Sports, SiriusXM Ch. 129
Spread: Stanford -14
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