Notre Dame opens as a huge favorite in regular season finale vs. Stanford
Notre Dame is a 17-point favorite in its season finale vs. Stanford on Saturday, according to DraftKings.
The total has been set at 52.5 points.
Stanford has struggled this season. The Cardinal enter this game with a 3-8 overall record and are coming off of three straight blowout losses to Pac-12 opposition.
Meanwhile, Notre Dame has won six straight games and demolished Georgia Tech 55-0 in Week 12. The Fighting Irish are 10-1 on the season and are still playing for a potential berth in the College Football Playoff.
Notre Dame could be as high as No. 6 in the updated College Football Playoff rankings that will be revealed on Tuesday. Two teams — Oregon and Michigan State — lost this week after being ranked ahead of Notre Dame at the last update.
The Fighting Irish have won back-to-back games vs. Stanford in this series. They also hold the all-time advantage, 20-13.
Notre Dame has covered the spread in eight of its last nine games.
Kickoff is at 8:00 p.m. ET on Saturday.