Notre Dame defensive lineman Stephon Tuitt will enter NFL draft

Monday January 6th, 2014
Junior Stephon Tuitt (7) has 20 career sacks and 23.5 tackles for loss in his Notre Dame career.
Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images

"I would like to say I thank Notre Dame for everything that they did for me, I love that school, I love that program," Tuitt said. "I had an awesome three years there. The coaches, the fans, I couldn't ask for much better people than them. They made my game experience the best time of my life. I'll always be Irish."

SI Apps
We've Got Apps Too
Get expert analysis, unrivaled access, and the award-winning storytelling only SI can provide — from Peter King, Tom Verducci, Lee Jenkins, Grant Wahl, Andy Staples and more — delivered straight to you, along with up-to-the-minute news and live scores.