Originally posted on Tireball.com  |  Last updated 10/12/12
Everett Golson was firing on all cylinders last week in Notre Dame’s 41-3 trashing of Miami. Golson was collected, accurate and took what Miami gave him and burned them. It was also against Miami, one of the worst defenses in college football. The Hurricanes have allowed thirty plus points on average to their opposition.Putting the filters on we began to wonder how much Notre Dame’s offensive success was because of Golson and how much of it had to do with the poor defense of the Hurricanes.Already Tommy Rees has replaced Golson as the quarterback in games this season. Rees rescued the Fighting Irish against Purdue and again against Michigan.Golson will get the start on Saturday against Stanford because he has been the starter this year and because of last week against Miami. Rees is the more experienced quarterback who will be there to try and rescue the Irish if they fall behind again.Fortunately for Notre Dame there are a few players who have graduated from Stanford over the past ...
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