In reply to: Horrible Junior/Senior classes posted by MrE
+ that's not even accounting for the heavy weight which should be placed on the QB position.
+ there are 12 games in a season.
+ USC injected an immense amount of talent through transfers into the equation which makes your comparison inaccurate. USC has the better roster/team.
+ the fact that 5th year borderline NFL draft picks (and some non-NFL players) are among the best ND players proves the point.
+ Every team has a few 5th years that are at least as good as ND's.
ND's talent/roster is top 20-25 this year. They finished ranked #19.