Notre Dame and Miami played some heated games in their rivalry back in the 1980′s. In both teams’ last game of 2010, the Irish routed the ‘Canes 33-17.
South Bend, Indiana and El Paso, Texas aren’t really considered neighbors. But when Notre Dame takes the field against Miami, the Irish expect to feel like their in their own back yard.
As Notre Dame and Miami prepare for their Sun Bowl matchup, both schools have taken precautions to ensure player safety.
Notre Dame faces Miami in the Sun Bowl this Friday and precautions are being taken. Players of both teams will not be allowed to cross the border into Mexico for a little fun before the game.
Notre Dame and Miami have accepted invitations to meet in the Sun Bowl on Dec. 31, giving the game a marquee matchup between two teams with plenty of history.