When Everett Golson was readmitted to Notre Dame, the quarterback had to prove himself all over again.
Golson started 11 games in 2012, including the BCS National Championship Game, but he wasn’t handed the starting position upon his return. Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly eventually named Golson the team’s starting quarterback Aug 13. Since then, Golson has grown into a legitimate leader within the program.
Kelly discussed Golson’s evolving status as a leader and updated the team’s injury situation during his Tuesday meeting with the media: