Irish lunch links
August, 19, 2013
By Matt Fortuna | ESPN.com
Sounds like the Yankees played the Sox last night and SummerSlam broke out.
- As colleague Ivan Maisel notes, it's better to be lucky and good.
- Our Todd McShay calls the combination of Louis Nix and Stephon Tuitt the ninth-toughest matchup in college football .
- Insider KC Joyner looks at teams outside the preseason Top 25 that could rise, including two Notre Dame opponents .
- DaVaris Daniels is ready to be the man for Notre Dame and his family, Jeremy Fowler writes on CBSSports.com.
- Tuitt is on a mission, Brian Hamilton writes in the Chicago Tribune.
- Notre Dame is turning to "Hercules" -- a.k.a. Troy Niklas -- at tight end, JJ Stankevitz writes on CSNChicago.com.
- The New York Post's Lenn Robbins looks at Notre Dame's 1988 national title team in light of Jerry Barca's new book, "Undefeated."
- The Orlando Sentinel's Matt Murschel has the Irish at No. 11 in his preseason countdown.
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