He thought he played like McNabb, or at least tried to. they gave up 5254 yards (404.2ypg), 5.60 yards per play, 44 offensive touchdowns, 7 fumble recoveries, 16 interceptions, 29.2ppg. Once transferred to Florida State he announced he would wear the number 6 because number 5 … Menu. Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson will lead the No. 5. The Place to Be for UGA Football and Recruiting Coverage. While playing at Myrtle Beach High School in Myrtle Beach, S.C., Golson was one of the best high school quarterbacks ever. It is highly recommended that you use the latest versions of a supported browser in order to receive an optimal viewing experience. His completions streak started early in the second quarter and ended midway through the fourth quarter. Mark Schlabach and Kyle Bonagura unveil their latest lists. All other NFL-related trademarks are trademarks of the National Football League. You also can follow him on Twitter @MikeHuguenin. 05/09/2015 admin. I still go back and forth on whether it is the best idea to try and get Golson to transfer in to our QB race, but the more I look into it, the more I think it would be a good thing. Rees had a promising freshman year but faltered as a sophomore, suffering 14 interceptions during the 2011 season and ultimately losing his starting spot to redshirt freshman Golson. Everett Golson’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. Oregon's Penei Sewell, one of the nation's top prospects, announced Monday that he's opting out of the upcoming college football season and intends to enter the 2021 NFL Draft. Copyright: © 2020 ESPN Enterprises, Inc. All rights reserved. Mike Huguenin can be reached at mike.huguenin@nfl.com. “I had poor judgment on a test,” Golson told SI’s Andy Staples in a video. How did top QB prospect Trey Lance fare in his lone performance of the 2020 season? In addition to several media honors, he was a finalist for Mr. Football of South Carolina in 2010. 14 Everett Golson provided roughly 10 schools to Notre Dame's compliance office as to where he is interested in transferring and the school has not blocked him from transferring to any of those. Let's take an in-depth look at the numbers to see how these guys stack up. Over the course of that season, Golson set his place in the Top 10 of 19 school records, including having the lowest career interception percentage (1.89/game). College football SP+ rankings after Week 7: The Big Ten is coming, Alabama and Clemson keep dominating. I would be remiss not to mention that while Golson's average yards per attempt was only 3.2, he averaged 24.83 yards per game in 2012—and that is substantial. Jordan Travis records three TDs in upset of No. Now, I’m not trying to let him off the hook for his turnovers. I decided to do a little research to try and see why Everett Golson had so many interceptions last year. Powered by. Weight 199 lbs. The following browsers are supported: Chrome, Edge (v80 and later), Firefox and Safari. Rees' strength has always been as a pocket passer, while Golson is more of a dual-threat who was not always comfortable in the pocket under pressure. Chase Goodbread takes a look at why opting out of the 2020 college season wasn't viewed as a feasible option by some 2021 NFL Draft prospects. 5 Irish into No. As you can see above, Rees was playing with a substantially weaker defense, putting greater pressure on the offense. “Did you cheat on a test?” Staples asked. They may surprise you. Two Irish wide receivers also set career highs. This tells me that he was running for his life most of the season. Then again, Golson -- who had been turnover-free this season -- threw two interceptions and also lost two fumbles. So Everett Golson will be playing for USC next season? Golson however, is in the green with 298 total yards during his season with the Irish. 2 Florida State. Since it seems like he is very serious about UGA and the Dawgs somewhat serious about Golson, I couldn’t just go with “he had 14 interceptions last year, no way you take him”. Next week, the competition ramps up for the Irish, who had beaten Rice, Michigan and Purdue before dispatching Syracuse. He absolutely has to take better care of the ball. NFL footage © NFL Productions LLC. What does it mean for the SP+ rankings? I just think it is easier to do that when your coaches set you up for success. Alabama beat rival Georgia on Saturday night to strengthen its hold atop the SEC and College Football Playoff race. All other NFL-related trademarks are trademarks of the National Football League.