In earlier articles, I talked about how important this week 1 game for Notre Dame would be. In all, it was a very important game.
As Brian Kelly and Dayne Crist opened their Irish careers with a victory, there was also a lot of other things that went right for Notre Dame.
I've said before that this was the "tell-all" game for them, and we did learn a lot about the team from the way they played. While I realize that one game doesn't give you insights into how they will play in the future, it does give hints.
Here are the top five things we learned from Notre Dame's win over Purdue yesterday.