Notre Dame probably won’t play in the National Title game, even if they do go undefeated. Alabama and Kansas State don’t have any legitimate potential losses remaining on their schedules, and both have better claims to finshing Nos. 1 and 2 than the Fighting Irish. That said, Notre Dame still has a chance. And the only reason Notre Dame has a chance is because Everett Golson saved their season.
Here was the cherry atop a really awesome fourth quarterback comeback by the Fighting Irish (via TBL):
Notre Dame wound up beating Pitt 29-26.
(Kudos The Big Lead)