Dec 28, 2013; Bronx, NY, USA; Notre Dame cornerback KeiVarae Russell (6) celebrates an interception against the Rutgers Scarlet Knights during the first half of the Pinstripe Bowl at Yankee Stadium. Mandatory Credit-Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports Images

Report: Georgia, Notre Dame working on home-and-home series for 2018 and 2019

The Notre Dame Fighting Irish football program is generally lauded for their ability to create a tough regular season schedule for themselves as they compete at the Independent level, but they have not played a team from the might SEC in almost a decade.

However, according to a report from Jeremy Fowler over at CBS Sports, that could be changing soon as Notre Dame and the Georgia Bulldogs are currently in talks for a home-and-home series, beginning in 2018.

Georgia athletic director Greg McGarity confirmed to Fowler on Tuesday that there have indeed been talks, but they’re still a ways away from an actual agreement.

When reached Tuesday, Georgia athletic director Greg McGarity acknowledged verbal communication with Notre Dame about a potential series but stressed there’s no agreement in writing and, thus, no reason to get too excited.

Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly has stated in the past that a meeting with Georgia would be a dream match up, and it would certainly spark the interest of college football fans around the nation if these two traditional powers were to meet.

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