Notre Dame vs. Clemson will be a star-studded battle at the Cotton Bowl, with the winner advancing to the National Championship Game.
After opening as a 10.5-point favorite, the line is up to Clemson -11, and even as high as -12.5 at some sportsbooks, per OddsShark.
ESPN’s Football Power Index also has the No. 2 Tigers as a distinct favorite in the match-up.
According to ESPN’s FPI for Notre Dame vs. Clemson, the Tigers have a 71.4-percent chance to win the game.
After the ACC Championship Game in Charlotte, Pitt head coach Pat Narduzzi said that there is “no comparison” between the Tigers and Fighting Irish.
Pitt gave Notre Dame a real run in South Bend, falling 19-14, while Clemson blasted the ACC Coastal championship 42-10.
Of the four common opponents this season, Notre Dame only beat Syracuse by a larger margin than Clemson did.