It took Brian Kelly 36 hours to convince the Notre Dame brass that he was their guy. Selling the rest of ND nation is a much more complicated process, as Bruce Feldman shows in chronicling Kelly's first 180 days on the job.
Bruce Feldman brings in two ND experts to discuss whether the Golden Domers should have gone to a bowl game ... or stayed home, as they did. Plus, tons of JC signing news. Double plus: graduation rates as bowl-game criteria.