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Notre Dame faces possibility of long fall from BCS chances

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Notre Dame’s George Atkinson III is tackled by a Oklahoma defender during an NCAA football game last Saturday in South Bend, Ind.

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As alluring as the holiday season in New York City can be, it’s not exactly what Notre Dame had in mind for a postseason destination.
The Fighting Irish (3-2), out of the rankings after last week’s loss to Oklahoma, face No. 22 Arizona State on Saturday at the lavish stadium in Arlington, Texas, that the Dallas Cowboys call home.
It is part of Notre Dame’s Shamrock Series, what Irish officials like to call “off-site games” that help the program maintain its national appeal.
Another loss would put a return to the Bowl Championship Series in serious doubt ...


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