College Football 2011: Notre Dame, Texas and the Teams Riding Name Alone

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College Football 2011: Notre Dame, Texas and the Teams Riding Name Alone
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For some reason, Jennifer Aniston still gets choice roles in movies despite the fact none of them ever live up to the hype.

Notre Dame is sort of like the former Friends star. Each year, expectations are sky high for the Irish, but they just never live up to it.

Sputtering out of the gate against South Florida and then blowing a 17-point lead to Michigan show us how Notre Dame is living off history and tradition and not results.

The Irish are not alone, though. Keep reading to see who else is riding its name instead of being a legitimate contender this year.

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