The Legends Trophy is on the line on Saturday night when the Stanford Cardinal and Notre Dame Fighting Irish square off for the 24th consecutive year. Things haven't gone the Cardinal's way this season since it beat Oregon, which was ranked third in the nation at the time, all the way back on October 2. Stanford has lost six straight games, but have a great chance to play spoiler to Notre Dame, which is hoping to squeeze its way in the final College Football Playoff rankings.
This year's matchup is set to go off at Stanford Stadium at 8 p.m. ET, where the Cardinal is just 1-3 against the spread as a double-digit underdog since 2019. The Fighting Irish are favored by 19 points in the latest Stanford vs. Notre Dame odds from Caesars Sportsbook, and the over-under is set at 52.5. Before you make any Notre Dame vs. Stanford picks, you'll want to see the college football predictions from the SportsLine Projection Model.
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