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Maryland finished with just 33 yards rushing against the Seminoles on Saturday. (AP Photo/Steve Cannon)
Rumors of Florida State’s demise defensively are greatly exaggerated
Coming off of a dismal defensive effort against Boston College, many were left to wonder if Saturday’s date with 25th-ranked Maryland would serve as a major stumbling block for Florida State. The Seminoles had given up nearly 400 yards of total offense and 200 on the ground the previous week against Boston College and Maryland arrived at Doak Campbell Stadium clicking on all cylinders averaging nearly 500 yards of total offense and 227 yards on the ground.
With a dual-threat senior quarterback in C.J. Brown and one of the nation’s most dynamic playmakers in Stefon Diggs, the Terrapins certainly looked to have the firepower to put up points on Florida State’s seemingly vulnerable defense. But despite first-year defensive coordinator Jeremy Pruitt implementing a new 3-4 look this season, the Seminoles gave Maryla...
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Florida State’s Jameis Winston is a legitimate Heisman Trophy candidate. (Photo: Melina Vastola-USA TODAY Sports)
Florida State’s freshman quarterback is a legitimate contender to win the Heisman Trophy
Ranked sixth in the country in both major polls, Florida State is 5-0 for a second straight season with perhaps its toughest test looming in less than two weeks at Clemson....
The top five of both polls should hold the same, but there will be some shifts in the middle of the rankings and Florida State will edge closer to the top five in the polls. The Seminoles are in the early BCS projected top five. Coming into the week, FSU was No. 6 in the Sagarin ratings and defeated Sagarin No. 19 Maryland. The 'Noles should get a poll boost, but not quite...
Week 6 of college football is in the books, and the 2013 Heisman Watch is now closer than ever thanks to some standout performances this last weekend. Newsflash: the quarterbacks of 2013 are damn good. Here’s the new updated list:
5. Andy Murray, Georgia / Johnny Manziel, Texas A&M:
I couldn’t decide which one of these SEC quarterbacks should be my no. 5, but I did know they...
Jameis Winston (QB-Florida State) - A new week, a new leader in the Race. In what had the makings of a solid Atlantic Coast Conference match-up, the battle between No. 8 Florida State and No. 25 Maryland turned into a cakewalk for Winston and the Seminoles. An incredibly impressive day on the field as the sophomore quarterback picked the
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Florida State junior safety Tyler Hunter had surgery to repair a bulging disc in his neck Tuesday and will miss the rest of the season.
"(He) expects to make a full recovery and be back next year," Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher said.
Hunter started the first three games for Florida State and he is eligible to take a medical redshirt. He would then...
Through five games as a college quarterback Florida State's Jameis Winston has completed 73% of his passes, thrown for 1,441 yards, and tossed 17 TDs against only 2 picks. He had a career day in Tallahassee on Saturday, shredding a Maryland defense that was allowing 10 points per game for 393 yards and 5 TDs enroute to a 63-0 win.
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Before the college football season started the newly named Florida State starting quarterback, Jameis Winston, perked a few ears up when he made a crack at Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel by saying that he would not catch the 'Manziel Disease.'
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Winston was refferring to Johnny Football...
It was a game the Seminoles knew they needed to have.With a week off to prepare for Clemson in front of them, Florida State proved they were the world beaters we all thought they could be, and it also proved Maryland was not ready to be considered a Top 25 team just yet.The 63-0 win was especially sweet when the freshman sensation Jameis Winston threw for 393 yards and five scores...