The Florida State Seminoles and the Notre Dame Fighting Irish have arrived in Orlando. The Noles and the Fighting Irish practice for nearly two hours each on monday in preparation for the Champs Sports Bowl. Florida State practice inside the Citrus Bowl while the Irish practice just outside of the Citrus Bowl at McCracken Field.
Here are the thoughts of FSU Head Coach Jimbo Fisher and Notre Dame Head Coach Brian Kelly following practice.
News and Notes
– Brian Kelly confirmed that he will play two quarterbacks, sophomores Tommy Rees (who started for the majority of the year) and Andrew Hendrix (who came on in relief of an ineffective and injured Rees in the second half of the Irish’s 28-14 loss at Stanford).
– The Irish got to go to Universal Studios on Monday evening while Florida State went to Best Buy for shopping experience.
– Nebraska arrived in Orlando Monday night to begin preparations for the Capital One Bowl. South Carolina is scheduled to arrived tuesday afternoon.