Everett Golson

Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Heisman Watch: Everett Golson Goes Head-To-Head With Jameis Winston

There is no disputing which game deserves the Heisman spotlight game this week. Notre Dame and Florida State will offer the biggest stage for a pair of Heisman Trophy candidates.

CBS Chicago–10/16/2014

Tarean Folston #25 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish runs for a touchdown against the North Carolina Tar Heels at Notre Dame Stadium on October 11, 2014 in South Bend, Indiana. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

No. 6 Notre Dame Pulls Out 50-43 Win Over North Carolina

Everett Golson threw three touchdown passes to overcome his three turnovers.

CBS Chicago–10/11/2014

Everett Golson #5 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish breaks away from Kevin Anderson #48 of the Standford Cardinal at Notre Dame Stadium on October 4, 2014 in South Bend, Indiana.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Golson Rallies Notre Dame To 17-14 Win Over Stanford

Everett Golson threw a 23-yard touchdown pass to Ben Koyack in the corner of the end zone with 61 seconds left as No. 9 Notre Dame overcame two turnovers and two bungled snaps on field goal attempts on a cold, rainy Saturday to beat No. 14 Stanford 17-14.

10/04/2014

Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Emma: After Adversity, Golson Sparking The Irish

“He just understands the game,” Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly says.

CBS Chicago–09/16/2014

Notre Dame football coach Brian Kelly. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Baffoe: The Real Offense In The Notre Dame Cheating Scandal

Curiously, the Irish get worked up about academic fraud but not death or sexual assault.

CBS Chicago–08/19/2014

Notre Dame helmet. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Notre Dame Looking At 4 Players In Academic Probe

The players are being held out of practice while the school investigates.

CBS Chicago–08/15/2014

Notre Dame quarterback Evertt Golson. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Golson Regains Job As Notre Dame’s Starting QB

Everett Golson missed the 2013 season because of academic impropriety.

CBS Chicago–08/13/2014

Everett Golson. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

After Missing 2013, Notre Dame’s Golson Returns To Practice

Quarterback Everett Golson said he wants to be a leader for the Irish after being suspended in 2013.

CBS Chicago–03/03/2014

Everett Golson. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Brian Kelly: Golson Has Reapplied To Notre Dame

Before quarterback Everett Golson can return to his role as quarterback of the Fighting Irish, he needs to do one thing.

670 The Score–11/19/2013

Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Golson Admits To Cheating, Confirms Return

Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson put an end to the rumors about why he received a semester-long suspension from the University.

670 The Score–10/29/2013

Everett Golson. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

QB Everett Golson Says He Will Return To Notre Dame In Spring

Quarterback Everett Golson says he plans on returning to Notre Dame after being suspended for the fall semester for called poor academic judgment.

07/07/2013

Tommy Rees

Kelly Not Ready To Name Starting QB

Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly isn’t ready to name a starting quarterback for 2013 — or 2014.

CBS Chicago–05/28/2013

Everett Golson. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Golson Suspended For ‘Poor Academic Judgment’

University spokesman Dennis Brown said Saturday night that Golson, who had three years of eligibility left after not playing as a freshman, was no longer enrolled at Notre Dame as of Friday. Brown says he couldn’t comment on why because of federal privacy laws.

05/26/2013

Manti Te'o. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Video: Manti Te’o, Everett Golson And Tyler Eifert

Notre Dame players Manti Te’o, Everett Golson and Tyler Eifert address reporters after the Irish lost 42-14 in the BCS National Championship Game Monday night at Sun Life Stadium.

01/08/2013

Alabama's defense swarms running back Todd Gurley. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

South Florida Notebook: Better Off Punting On 3rd & Long Vs Alabama?

Despite what the SEC pundits want you to believe, there are actually holes in the Alabama defense.

CBS Chicago–01/04/2013

Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Hoge: Doubted No More, Irish Title Hopes Ride On Arm Of Everett Golson

It wasn’t an easy road to Oklahoma Oct. 27 and it wasn’t even easy after. Golson has been a work in progress for Notre Dame all season — the ultimate risk/reward type guy.

CBS Chicago–01/04/2013

Everett Golson. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Breakdown No. 3: Notre Dame QB/WRs Vs Alabama Secondary

This is the third in a six-part series breaking down Monday night’s BCS National Championship Game between Notre Dame and Alabama at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens, Fla.

CBS Chicago–01/04/2013

Center Braxston Cave and the Notre Dame offensive line. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Breakdown No. 1: Notre Dame Offensive Line Vs Alabama Front Seven

The first in a six-part series breaking down Monday night’s BCS National Championship Game between Notre Dame and Alabama at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens, Fla.

CBS Chicago–01/02/2013

Brian Kelly. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge: Refocused On Coaching, Brian Kelly On Verge Of Legendary Status At Notre Dame

The 51-year-old head coach used an unlikely path to get to Notre Dame and it’s understandable that it took him a couple of years to get comfortable on the job.

CBS Chicago–12/17/2012

Everett Golson #5 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish looks for a receiver against the Wake Forest Demon Deacons at Notre Dame Stadium on November 17, 2012 in South Bend, Indiana. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

No. 3 Notre Dame Stays Perfect, Beats Wake Forest 38-0

Everett Golson threw touchdown passes of 50, 34 and 2 yards, Cierre Wood scored on a 68-yard run and third-ranked Notre Dame beat Wake Forest 38-0 Saturday to finish the season undefeated at home for the first time since 1998 and keep alive its national championship hopes.

11/17/2012

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