Many of us wondered when the curse was going to kick in. During his first season as the coach of Notre Dame Brian Kelly won a game or two, and then at times he won two games in a row! That doesn’t sound like a curse.
And then this season where Kelly won game after game after game. It was as if he had forgotten how to lose; it was as if he were invincible.
Or so, at least, he imagined—and so others imagined who overlooked the fact that he had a wimpy schedule.
Last night he did not have a wimpy schedule. He played Alabama, and he got whooped so bad that everyone watching knew that Bill Cunningham’s curse had finally come true. Continue reading “Brian Kelly Receives His Comeuppance”