Posted November 27, 2012 on
Duke Dawson has said all season it’ll be a battle between Florida and Florida State for his skills. The 2014 defensive back picked up offers from both programs at camp last summer and has remained focused on those two ever since. He’s visited Florida several times this season, and last weekend took in his first game at Florida State when the ‘Noles welcomed the Gators. Get the latest here.

No. 13 Seminoles look to rebound in ACC title game

Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher says the upcoming Atlantic Coast Conference championship game against Georgia Tech is as important as any the Seminoles have played this season. The No. 13 Seminoles (10-2, 7-1 ACC) will be a comfortable favorite against an unranked Yellow Jacket team (6-6, 5-3) that was shellacked by archrival Georgia 42-10 Saturday while Florida State was being...

Meanwhile, at Arkansas, Tennessee, and Auburn

This afternoon, Kentucky hired Florida State defensive coordinator Mark Stoops, the youngest of the Brothers Stoops, as its next head football coach.  Stoops takes over a program dedicated to being some distance behind basketball, but a program that could one day be given money to help make itself better, as long as basketball signs off on it. Stoops' hiring means only three...

Willis recaps Florida State visit

Tempe (Ariz.) Marcos De Niza defensive back Priest Willis took an official visit to Florida State over the weekend and said he loved his time in Tallahassee.

Tickets for SEC Championship game start at around $400 while tickets for ACC Championship game start at $4.50

As Florida State grads, it pains us to inform you of just how hot a ticket the SEC Championship game is and how tickets for the ACC Championship game might as well be free. But that’s the college football world we’re living in today. A world where you have to pay a pretty penny just to be in the building for Alabama- Georgia. And conversely, you can just merely round up spare...

Gophers face first road test at Florida State.

Thanks to their strong performance in the Bahamas and a few foibles by previously ranked teams, the Golden Gophers will enter their Big Ten-ACC challenge game against Florida State Seminoles ranked 21st in the Associate Press poll. While the ranking will not help the team win any games, and will certainly decrease the odds that any opponents will overlook them, the recognition is...

‘Sports Performance’ Major Concept Calls for Student-Athletes to Pursue Studies in Sports

Professor emeritus of educational psychology at Florida State University David Pargman lays out an intriguing argument to the concept of intercollegiate athletics, and particularly those students referred to as “student-athletes.” Young men and women, who one day dream of playing sports professionally, choose a school to further their athletic endeavors, with the ultimate goal...

Bjoern Werner earns ACC Defensive POTY

Florida State defensive end Bjoern Werner, a 6-4, 255-pound defensive end from Berlin, Germany, whose 13 sacks lead the ACC, and 1.08 sacks per game are third-best nationally, is the ACC’s Defensive Player of the Year in the conference for 2012 in balloting by the Atlantic Coast Sports Media Association.

Rivalry win important to Muschamp

Saturday’s win over Florida State will make the offseason more enjoyed for Florida head coach Will Muschamp. The loss to the Seminoles, along with the five others last season, were a big reason why last offseason drug by at slow as possible. It was even more important because it was Muschamp’s first win in four tries over Florida State or Georgia as the Gators now prepare for a BCS bowl.

ACC Championship Game Preview

No. 13 Florida State (10-2, 7-1 ACC) vs. Georgia Tech (6-6, 5-3 ACC) Bank of America Stadium, Charlotte, North Carolina Saturday, December 1st, 8:00 PM on ESPN The 2012 ACC Championship Game features Florida State from the Atlantic Division and Georgia Tech from the Coastal. Both teams are coming off losses to their SEC rivals and can only hope the taste of bitter...

Tank Carradine out for remainder of season

On Sunday, Florida State head coach Jimbo Fisher confirmed that defensive end Cornellius "Tank" Carradine will miss the remainder of the season with a torn right ACL.

ACC 2012 Season Recap and Awards

Chalk up 2012 as a year to forget for fans of the ACC. Florida State and Clemson were easily the class of the conference, but in-state SEC rivals...

NFL conversations already happening

The conversations started the day after Florida’s win over Florida State in Tallahassee. Florida coach Will Muschamp wants it addressed with all juniors that are considering going to the NFL. It’s his goal to make it an open conversation between the two sides while providing information for the juniors from his NFL contacts. In the end, the junior will make the decision.
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