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getty images The Florida State Seminoles will host the Syracuse Orange on Saturday as they work towards a possible National Championship game. Syracuse (5-4) will be tasked with the job of keeping the high powered offense of No. 2 Florida State (9-0) from lighting up the scoreboard. Coverage of the game between Syracuse and Florida State will air on ABC/ESPN2 beginning at 3:30 pm ET from Doak Campbell Stadium in Tallahassee, FL.  Syracuse vs.  Florida State W-L 5-4 9-0 Avg Points 24.6 52.0 Avg Points Allowed 22.9 12.0 Home Record 3-1 5-0 Road Record 2-3 4-0 Division Record 3-1 5-0 Conference Record 3-2 7-0 The Odds: The Florida State Seminoles are a 37.5 point favorite against the Syracuse Orange. The over/under for this game is 55.5 total points. How hard will Florida State lay it on Syracuse?

Florida State Heisman Trophy front runner Jameis Winston’s future in the balance

Florida State Heisman Trophy front-runner, quarterback Jameis Winston has been shown both support and concern regarding what could happen if any of the allegations against him have a shred of truth behind them. The legal concerns about Winston have draped a grey cloud over the #2 ranked Seminoles and the FSU community. The alleged sexual battery allegations against Winston have...

Syracuse DB Julian Whigham hospitalized with abdominal injury from FSU game

Syracuse sophomore cornerback Julian Whigham suffered an injury to his upper abdomen during the first quarter of the Florida State game while defending a pass in the end zone Saturday. Both FSU receiver  Rashad Greene and Whigham went to the ground, but Whigham did not get up. After being tended to by Syracuse medical personnel for several minutes, Whigham was taken off the field...

State Attorney Says He Doesn’t Expect Jameis Winston to Cooperate

It is Jameis Winston’s legal right to not cooperate and he has an attorney probably telling him not to say anything. I wouldn’t speculate about what that means, but if you listen to the State Attorney, there is obviously something about the case that warrants a fresh investigation. William Meggs, state attorney for Florida’s 2nd judicial circuit, told USA TODAY Sports he does...

Lawyer: Witnesses back Winston's account

The lawyer for Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston said Thursday two witnesses who were with Winston last year when an alleged sexual assault occurred will corroborate Winston's account of the event. Tim Jansen told that Winston was being investigated for "his potential involvement" in an incident in December 2012. Jansen provided police with affidavits...

Jameis Winston: The Truth Behind the Real Non-Story

Nearly 20 years ago, as a junior at Florida State, the late Dr. James White taught me and about 20 other students a valuable lesson in one of his Criminal Justice classes - a pancake has two sides to it no matter how flat it gets.Dr. White was one of this charismatic teachers who used anecdotes to sell this theories on the law, especially when it came to guilt or innocence.I use...

Lawyer: Witnesses can clear Winston

The attorney for Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston asserted Thursday evening that he has two witnesses who can provide information to authorities that would likely clear the Heisman Trophy front-runner in a December 2012 sexual assault. Attorney Tim Jansen told FOX Sports that the two witnesses - one of whom was interviewed Thursday and one of whom is scheduled to talk to...

Former Syracuse CB David Byrd Tells Stories of Hazing on the Hill to Fox Sports

Fox Sports Syracuse fans may remember David Byrd, a corner and track star who played at SU in the late ’90s. He was a standout high school athlete in upstate New York, and went on to play briefly in the NFL with both the Buffalo Bills and Seattle Seahawks. He spoke to about the many instances of bullying/hazing he’s seen in football over his years. This is his...

Focused FSU Crushes Orange 59-3

After a tumultuous week, Florida State came out focused against Syracuse, crushing the Orange 59-3.

Florida State caps off historic run through the ACC in 2013

Numbers never lie: FSU's undefeated run through the ACC featured a historic offensive showing from Jameis Winston and the Seminoles.

Syracuse Beats Colgate 69-50

While most Syracuse fans were occupied with the football team’s beating in Tallahassee, the Orange basketball team and Colgate Raiders met on the hardwood for the 166th time in their long history Saturday afternoon. After a slow start, in which Colgate led as late as 18-17 with 8:27 remaining in the first half, the Orange employed their full-court press and attacked the offensive...

Who has the edge? 'Cuse at Florida State

Syracuse is one game away from bowl eligibility, but faces their toughest test of the season as they travel to Tallahassee (Fla.) to face the second ranked Florida State Seminoles. Who holds the edge in each area of the field? We break it all down inside.

Colgate-Syracuse Preview

As if Colgate didn't have enough on its hands trying to prepare for Syracuse, it also has history to deal with. The ninth-ranked Orange look to beat the Raiders for a 48th consecutive time when they meet Saturday. The Carrier Dome has been an unwelcoming place for most teams, especially those that are unranked and outside of Syracuse's conference. The Orange have won 43...

College Football Champion Index Week 12

For the fourth week in a row, the CFCI ranks Alabama and Florida State as Nos. 1 & 2, and in the Top 8 there is no change this week.  The CFCI didn’t bite on Stanford and had The Cardinals at No. 9 last […]

Learning the ropes

Upperclassmen Dyshawn Davis and Jarrod West are impressed with the young crop of talent that has emerged for Syracuse so far this season. The two dish on Brisly Estime, Isaiah Johnson and Marqez Hodge, advice that they have given them and more inside.

Game Notes: UT Martin @ FSU

UT Martin at FSU 11/17/2013 2:00:00 PM |  TV:ESPN3 | LIVE STATSTALLAHASSEE, Fla. ( - Florida State, which has won its first two games of the season, plays host the UT Martin as it looks to go 3-0 on Sunday, November 17, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. at the Donald L. Tucker Center in Tallahassee. The Seminoles defeated UCF, 80-68, at the CFE Arena in Orlando on Wednesday...
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