Florida state senior quarterback E.J. Manuel has been limited this spring after suffering a broken leg in the Champs Sports Bowl in December.
Amazingly, Manuel finished that game a win over Notre Dame -- after sustaining the injury. The media didnt learn about it until a pre-spring practice injury report was released in the middle of February.
Coach Jimbo Fisher hasnt taken chances with Manuel this spring, especially during a recent scrimmage.
With that leg injury, we didnt do a lot of our screen game, Fisher said. We stayed in the pocket, Basically it was physical, downhill run, play-action pass, very conventional. There was no quarterback runs.
FSU spent the early part of this week simulating the regular season, hoping it would speed up the learning process from last Saturdays scrimmage.
The Seminoles had their first scrimmage of the spring Saturday, took off Sunday, as they do in the regular season, and then returned Monday correct the mistakes made two days earlier. They ...