All-American DL Tuitt Will Return to South Bend

stephon_tuitt_2013National Signing Day is still months down the road, but Notre Dame may have already received its biggest commitment for 2014. Maybe.

Speaking to the school’s student newspaper, the Observer, All-American defensive lineman Stephon Tuitt was asked about his plans for 2014. As a junior, Tuitt would be eligible to make himself available for the April NFL draft next year.

Instead, and at least for now, Tuitt plans on continuing his collegiate playing career in South Bend.

“I’m coming back next year,” Tuitt said. “I’m a junior. I still have one year,”

Source: John Taylor, NBC Sports