Notre Dame needs a total package to contend for BCS titles. It’s no different at Florida, Alabama, Texas and so on.
And so back down in Cincinnati, this time at the University of, resides its best choice – Bearcats coach Brian Kelly.
You only wonder if Notre Dame is able to pull it off.
Notre Dame shouldn’t fire Charlie Weis unless it knows it has a coach-in-waiting. There are plenty of third-party avenues to test Kelly’s interest – and it says here he’d jump at the chance.