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Notre Dame Football: Find me the Irish loss in the 2021 season

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Give me a definitive answer

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I believe that the Notre Dame Fighting Irish will go undefeated against their 12 game college football schedule. I believe that boys from South Bend are more talented and better coached than every team on their schedule.

These statements aren’t an arrogant shout into the void — they’re rational declarations based upon a game by game check. A lot of media members and pundits have tossed 11-1 and 10-2 around, but they can’t really single out the loss — only that there are enough difficult games on the schedule so we can’t say the Irish will win them all.

I call bullshit. If a team is better than another team, why would you pick the better team to lose?

Am I seeing this wrong? Is there a for sure loss on this schedule? Find me the loss!

Notre Dame VS Florida State Seminoles

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Who wins?

This poll is closed

  • 94%
    ND
    (1647 votes)
  • 5%
    @ FSU
    (99 votes)
1746 votes total Vote Now

Notre Dame VS Toledo Rockets

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Who wins?

This poll is closed

  • 98%
    ND
    (1644 votes)
  • 1%
    Toledo
    (25 votes)
1669 votes total Vote Now

Notre Dame VS Purdue Boilermakers

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Who wins?

This poll is closed

  • 98%
    ND
    (1641 votes)
  • 1%
    Purdue
    (26 votes)
1667 votes total Vote Now

Notre Dame VS Wisconsin Badgers

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Who wins?

This poll is closed

  • 85%
    ND
    (1474 votes)
  • 14%
    Wisconsin (Chicago)
    (248 votes)
1722 votes total Vote Now

Notre Dame VS Cincinnati Bearcats

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Who wins?

This poll is closed

  • 87%
    ND
    (1505 votes)
  • 12%
    Cincy
    (210 votes)
1715 votes total Vote Now

Notre Dame VS Virginia Tech Hokies

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Who wins?

This poll is closed

  • 95%
    ND
    (1593 votes)
  • 4%
    @ VT
    (67 votes)
1660 votes total Vote Now

Notre Dame VS USC Trojans

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Who wins?

This poll is closed

  • 88%
    ND
    (1502 votes)
  • 11%
    USC
    (193 votes)
1695 votes total Vote Now

Notre Dame VS North Carolina Tar Heels

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Who wins?

This poll is closed

  • 83%
    ND
    (1397 votes)
  • 16%
    UNC
    (269 votes)
1666 votes total Vote Now

Notre Dame VS Navy Midshipmen

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Who wins?

This poll is closed

  • 98%
    ND
    (1584 votes)
  • 1%
    Navy
    (23 votes)
1607 votes total Vote Now

Notre Dame VS Virginia Cavaliers

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Who wins?

This poll is closed

  • 98%
    ND
    (1567 votes)
  • 1%
    @ UVA
    (27 votes)
1594 votes total Vote Now

Notre Dame VS Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets

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Who wins?

This poll is closed

  • 98%
    ND
    (1566 votes)
  • 1%
    GT
    (22 votes)
1588 votes total Vote Now

Notre Dame VS Stanford Cardinal

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Who wins?

This poll is closed

  • 96%
    ND
    (1565 votes)
  • 3%
    @ Trees
    (58 votes)
1623 votes total Vote Now

If you select a Notre Dame loss, please head down to the comment section and explain yourself.

We still haven’t witnessed a single down of the season, so of course things can change a bit — and likely will. That’s fine, and that’s college football — but for right now — I believe that Notre Dame is the better team when lined up against their schedule. It’s why anything less than the floor of 11-1 gets a side eye from me, but that’s me.

At least the season is rapidly approaching and we can get down to the business of it all — the business of winning.

Cheers!