Its nice to have others agree with you.
Alabama Blog Roll Bama Roll breaks down the Notre Dame defensive line pointing out the home states of Irish defenders and their offers.
Back in September after their dominant performance at Michigan State I took a look at NDs defense noting its SEC likeness.
This unit on defense is what has allowed the Irish to beat teams like Oklahoma and likely keep it close against Alabama
Roll Bama Roll: Breaking Down Notre Dame: the Defensive Line