Heading into the 2011 season there are many reasons to be optimistic about Notre Dame Football, but there are also reasons to be pessimistic.
There are a variety of things to be excited about with this team, but there are also a slew of things that are worrisome in the eyes of the fans.
It is typical for there to be good and bad things surrounding most college football teams heading into a new season and the best teams are able to turn bad into good.
As a Notre Dame fan, what should you be optimistic about? What should you be pessimistic about?
Follow along and find out!
We'll start out with reasons to be optimistic followed by reasons to be pessimistic.