Posted March 31, 2012 on
Despite his grandfather, golf legend Jack Nicklaus, saying Jimbo Fisher didn't got him the ball enough last season, Nick O'Leary is confident he can catch plenty of passes in Florida State's offense.

FSU kicks off spring with talented roster

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Florida State football coach Jimbo Fisher is an avid NASCAR fan. Fisher admired Dale Earnhardt Sr. and admits that was his guy. If he could, Fisher would take the wheel of a stock car, mash the gas and take a few laps around the track. Fishers role at Florida State is more of a crew chief than a driver, though, tinkering with the mechanics to achieve top performance...

Player relishes latest Master's honor

Gary Player's upcoming ceremonial drive is the latest Masters' honor in a career filled with them. ''I've had a feast at Augusta,'' Player said in a phone interview this week. Player will join friends and long-time competitors Arnold Palmer and Jack Nicklaus Thursday morning as honorary starters at Augusta National. It's only one shot in the dewy...

Nicklaus, Player, Palmer get Masters started

It's wrong to call Charl Schwartzel an accidental champion. Can't do that to a player who makes four straight birdies to close out a Masters victory. But anyone who remembers that magical Sunday at Augusta last year remembers so much more than the winner. There was Rory McIlroy's meltdown, Tiger Woods' late charge, a leaderboard with eight different players on top...

Ranking the ACC Football Coaches

Not too long ago we went through the Athlon Sports Ranking of the ACC Coaches. These were rankings in large part I didn’t agree with. Some of the comments I had there I’ll elaborate on now when I rank the ACC coaches for a little spring football reading. 1. Frank Beamer, Virginia Tech What I like: Since 2004 Frank Beamer has won an astonishing 84 games at Virginia Tech. 5 BCS...
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