Irish Lunch Links
January, 2, 2013
By Matt Fortuna | ESPN.com
- Stephon Tuitt began this season with dreams of playing for the father he knew, but that possibility went dark, Brian Hamilton writes in the Chicago Tribune.
- Everett Golson has put early-season nerves well behind him, Mark Lazerus writes in the Chicago Sun-Times.
- The Elkhart Truth's Rachel Terlep recaps Notre Dame's 12 days of Christmas.
- USA Today's George Schroeder says that the one word Alabama doesn't utter might be the most fitting: dynasty.
- Barrett Jones is leaving a lasting legacy with the Tide, Lars Anderson writes on SI.com. Notre Dame has avoided the SI cover jinx twice this season, but will Alabama be as lucky?
- Expect the smack without the talk when Bama corner Dee Milliner faces Tyler Eifert, Don Kausler writes on AL.com. Jon Solomon looks at the national title debate between the two schools.
- Notre Dame and Alabama can be tough to embrace, the AP's Noah Trister writes.
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