Found October 08, 2012 on Athlon Sports:
With Florida State's loss to NC State, the ACC is officially out of the national title race. The Seminoles were the conference's best hope at...

FSU's Fisher defends questionable calls in loss

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Florida State's dream of contending for a national championship may have disappeared on a pair of fourth quarter decisions by coach Jimbo Fisher.Not that the third-year coach was second-guessing himself on Monday."I wouldn't do it differently," he said. "There's nothing we regret."The most mystifying call may have been Fisher&...

Florida State Falls On Their Face In Raleigh Vs. NC State

((HT: ACC Digital Network/ESPN)) The HQ has long been vocal about this post-Bobby Bowden version of Florida State athletics- the football team lacks just about everything that its nationally-recognized predecessors had: heart, killer instinct, and just about any other element of athletic internal behavior needed to seal the deal... The game against Virginia Tech was the one...

FSU moving on after huge upset to NC State

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher questioned his own play calls after Saturday nights 17-16 loss to NC State. One of the plays in particular came with about 10 minutes left in the game. Facing a third-and-2 from NC States 19, FSU called timeout. The Seminoles led 16-10. FSU tried to roll EJ Manuel right, but a backside blitz was not picked up and Manuel was sacked...

Jimbo Fisher says FSU needs better execution

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher said the Seminoles have to execute better than they did in a stunning loss at North Carolina State. The Seminoles led 16-0 at halftime, but the Wolfpack rallied and went ahead on a 2-yard fourth-down touchdown pass with 16 seconds left in the 17-16 victory. The loss knocked Florida State from third to 12th in The Associated...

Fisher defends questionable calls in FSU's loss

Florida State's dream of contending for a national championship may have disappeared on a pair of fourth quarter decisions by coach Jimbo Fisher. The third-year Seminole coach disdained a field goal attempt with 9:35 left Saturday that could've given his team a nine-point lead at North Carolina State. Instead of giving Dustin Hopkins a shot at his fourth field goal in the...

Fisher defends questionable calls

Florida State's dream of contending for a national championship may have disappeared on a pair of fourth quarter decisions by coach Jimbo Fisher. Not that the third-year coach was second-guessing himself on Monday. ''I wouldn't do it differently,'' he said. ''There's nothing we regret.'' The most mystifying call may have been Fisher...

CFB Upsets: Florida State Seminoles Fail Six Pack Challenge Again In Loss To N.C. State Wolfpack

The Florida State Seminoles are very good in their first five games. The 2012 season marked the fourth time Florida State has opened a season with five straight wins since its national-championship campaign in 1999. They know what it takes to get off to a fast start through their first five. Unfortunately, last night was also the fourth time in which the Seminoles dropped game six...

Seminoles have to clean up mistakes from 1st loss

The mistakes - taking a bad sack, squandering timeouts, having a punt blocked - all added up to deal a heavy blow to Florida State's hopes of contending for the national championship. It has left Seminoles coach Jimbo Fisher with no shortage of things to focus on in the coming days. ''In a game like that, there are a lot of wouldas, couldas, shouldas,'' Fisher...

Recruits At The Game: Florida State

Pack Pride recaps the prospects that were in attendance for NC State’s thrilling 17-16 win over nationally-ranked Florida State on Saturday evening.

No. 3 Florida State Stunned By NC State, Deflates Seminoles' National Championship Hopes

RALEIGH, N.C.-- Mike Glennon found Bryan Underwood for a two yard touchdown pass on fourth down with 16 seconds left, helping North Carolina State rally to beat third-ranked Florida State 17-16 on Saturday night. The Seminoles (5-1, 2-1 Atlantic Coast Conference) appeared poised to strengthen their grip on their division, leading 16-0 at halftime behind a dominating defensive performance...

Denson Likes Florida O-Line

Florida State offensive line commitment Ira Denson visited Gainesville Saturday to watch the Gators top LSU. Get the latest on Denson’s visit right here.

Florida State Seminole fans celebrate their game against the NC State Wolfpack

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