Originally posted on Fox Sports Carolinas  |  Last updated 11/7/12
Trap games are typically defined as a formidable team stumbling to a surprise loss against a lesser-known foe. Unfortunately for Frank Beamer, Virginia Tech doesn't have the comfort of discretion that shields smaller programs, making them ineligible for trap-game status despite their 4-5 record. "We've got a heck of a challenge coming up," said Jimbo Fisher. "Frank Beamer always has a team that plays well, they've got a great team, very athletic, and we're gonna have to be on our A-game." He's right, of course: Florida State's lone loss came the only other time the 'Noles have crossed state lines, losing to N.C. State, and playing in Blacksburg on a Thursday night is the Hokies' bread-and-butter. Fisher also spoke about Tech's explosive offense, saying, "They play hard, they're well-coached, they'll punch you in the mouth, and they've done a nice job." But that is where the light dims on Virginia Tech's chances to upset the Seminoles. Florida State's defense will look to expl...
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