CLEMSON, S.C. — Head Coach Dabo Swinney and Clemson Football announced Wednesday that defensive end Justin Foster has indicated his intention to return to Clemson for the 2021 season.
Foster had previously announced his intention to step away from football on Feb. 24 following complications related to asthma and COVID-19.
Earlier this week, he informed Clemson coaches of his intent to return to the team and resume training for the upcoming season.
"For me, the decision came when I went to Duke a couple weeks ago and the doctor was positive on me recovering in the near future," Foster said.
"In the next month or two, she thought I'd recover enough to compete at the college level, and she motivated me and said that if I wanted to play again, she'd encourage me to and support me and she would do the best she could to get me back healthy. She believed that I will be healthy and, for me, that was a big stepping stone," Foster added...