At 7:22 a.m. on Monday, Everett Golson walked out of the locker room and into a hallway at the Notre Dame football complex, though not quite into plain sight. Unlike other players making the same walk, he already had his helmet on. When he said something to a coach over his left shoulder, the words were muffled by his facemask and visor. He was neither the first player on nor the last player off the indoor field on his first official day of work after nearly a year spent in academic exile. The opening day of spring practice did not begin or end with Everett Golson. That made it exceptional, because for the Fighting Irish in 2014, just about everything else will...
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