Both the Alabama Crimson Tide and Notre Dame fighting Irish are off for Christmas break. Nick Saban and his team will return Wednesday to begin putting in the game plan for the January 7th BCS Championship game.
Notre Dame returns to the practice fields on Thursday to continue it's preparations. When they do, Brian Kelly will give his team the game plan for stopping A.J. McCarron.
hear from both defenses on what needs to be done in order stop the opposing quarterback.