Wednesday, the team literally hit the Road to the Championship.
The team left campus and went to the airport before flying to Miami.
A total of seven buses left the Gug, packed with staff members and their families.
They arrived in Miami around 4 p.m.WSBT's Pete Byrne is in Miami and will have live reports throughout the next five days.
Our team is also putting together two special shows, highlighting the Fighting Irish.
Be sure to join us on Saturday, January 5 at 6 p.m. as Rick Schutt and David McCoy join Pete Byrne in Miami for an in-depth look back on the 2012 season and the Road to the Championship.
Then on Monday, just over an hour before kick-off, WSBT will be live from Miami for an hour-long pre-game special.
From 7 to 8 p.m., be sure to watch the Road to the Championship Undefeated Unfinished.
Our team will captured the last minute preps by the Fighting Irish as well as much of the excitement as thousands of Notre Dame fans invade Miami.