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Irish Notre Dame QB Gunner Kiel To Transfer

Irish Notre Dame QB Gunner Kiel To Transfer Notre Dame quarterback Gunner Kiel intends to transfer, a source confirmed to The website Irish Sports Daily earlier reported that Kiel would transfer. Notre Dame had no comment. A message left for Kiel's father, Kip, was not returned. A four-star quarterback from the Class of 2012, Kiel drew notoriety for his recruitment after defecting from both Indiana and LSU. The Columbus (Ind.) High School product redshirted this past fall during the Fighting Irish's run to the Discover BCS National Championship. He is the nephew of former Notre Dame quarterback Blair Kiel, who died last Easter at the age of 50. Redshirt freshman Everett Golson won the starting job last fall, with junior Tommy Rees seeing extensive playing time, too. During his last meeting with reporters on Jan. 5, Kiel said the thought of transferring had not crossed his mind. "It honestly hasn't," he said during media day at Sun Life