Found October 24, 2013 on College Spun:
Earlier this week, Clemson head football coach Dabo Swinney made headlines when he claimed that if Clemson and Florida State played 10 times, each school would probably win five games. The statement is pretty bold considering the Tigers just got whooped by the Seminoles 51-14 on their home turf. Naturally, the media asked FSU coach Jimbo Fisher what he thought about the comment. Fisher did the right thing and took the high road: “They have a great ball club and you’ll never know how each game goes. Like you say, you watch a World Series game, a team can win 10-0 one day, lose 10-0 the next the day. Good teams play, and that’s the thing about athletics, every game has its own life. That’s the thing about athletics that we just don’t understand. A team could win big one day, the other team can win the next day. On a different day, maybe they do it. But that’s a game in which we played well. I still kind of like our team pretty much, too.” Who would win more games out of 10 is a moot...

FSU RB James Wilder ruled out for Saturday vs. NC State

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Florida State tailback James Wilder Jr. will miss Saturday's game against NC State, coach Jimbo Fisher said. Wilder suffered a concussion in the first half of Florida State's 51-14 win over Clemson on Saturday. He was very close (to being able to play)," Fisher said. They re-examined him today. You can't risk those things." Wilder, a...

N.C. State-Florida State: Saturday’s keys to Seminole success

Telvin Smith and Florida State will look to improve to 7-0 on Saturday. (Melina Vastola-USA TODAY Sports) ‘Noles try to avenge only ACC loss from 2012 It will be Bobby Bowden Day at Doak Campbell Stadium on Saturday as the second-ranked Florida State Seminoles get set to host N.C. State. For the first time since 1999, Florida State is 6-0 while N.C. State enters the contest coming...

Former Florida State coach Bobby Bowden returns

Bobby Bowden believes the Florida State football program is in such a good place that he is returning to campus two years before he planned to be back. The NCAA's all-time wins leader was leery of hanging around the program and wanted coach Jimbo Fisher to have time to establish his own identity and foundation. Bowden now feels that time has come. The third-ranked Seminoles...

Bobby Bowden is wowed by Jameis Winston’s talent, humility

When asked by the Orlando Sentinel, former Florida State coach Bobby Bowden says he is just as amazed by Jameis Winston as the rest of us.

Heisman Trophy contenders: Famous Jameis Winston rises to the top

A redshirt freshman could win the Heisman Trophy once again. Heisman Pundit and other polls have Oregon QB Marcus Mariota and Florida State QB "Famous" Jameis Winston in a tight race with Mariota in the lead. Winston is a redshirt freshman and Mariota is a redshirt sophomore.Louisville QB Teddy Bridgewater dropped significantly due to recent loss against UCF and lack...

Oregon #3 in first BCS poll

Oregon is ranked #3 behind Alabama and Florida State in the first release of the BCS rankings.  Oregon fans should not worry about this at all because of the second half of the season strength of schedule.  Oregon has more opponents ranked in the top 25 than either Alabama and Florida State.  As long as Oregon keeps winning in the fashion and style it already has in the past,...

CFN's Take: NC State vs. Florida State

College Football News takes a look at NC State's upcoming game against Florida State.

The One Play That Tells You All You Need To Know About the Florida State/Clemson Game

There has been a lot of talk lately about the Florida State Seminoles since the BCS poll named them the No. 2 team in the nation instead of the Oregon Ducks. Are the Seminoles for real? Are they better than the high-powered offense led by Heisman trophy favorite Marcus Mariota? The BCS poll clearly thinks so, but how about reality? Well, if last weekend's games were any...

James Wilder will miss NC State game with concussion

Florida State junior running back James Wilder suffered a concussion during the Seminoles' 51-14 victory over Clemson, and will be out against NC State.

Florida State Hosts North Carolina State: Three Things to Know

The worst thing that could happen to Florida State is to give the pundits something to talk about.A loss to North Carolina State on Saturday would do just that.While it is a highly-unlikely scenario, the Wolfpack handed FSU a loss last season and sent the team reeling in what was supposed to be a national title hunt year. The Seminoles won the ACC and played in the Orange Bowl, but...

Oregon or Florida State: Which team should be ranked No. 2?

With the first release of the BCS standings, the debate over who should play in the national championship has already started.Alabama is a clear No...

The Legend is Back: Bobby Bowden Returns

  Florida State’s game on Saturday won’t be just any game in Doak Campbell Stadium. The number two …

ACC Week 9 Preview and Predictions

After a week in the spotlight for the anticipated Florida State-Clemson matchup, the ACC lacks a marquee game for Week 9.Florida State ranks No. 2...

Road to the National Championship: FSU debuts at Number Two

After Florida State’s demolishing win over #3 Clemson in Death Valley, the ‘Noles debuted second in the nation …

Podcast: BCS, Miami sanctions revealed, now what?

This has been quite a week for college football news with the BCS rankings being revealed, Florida State staking a claim in the BCS championship hunt and Miami receiving their NCAA sanctions after a lengthy delay. That means there is plenty of ground to cover in this week's podcast. Fortunately this week I'm joined by someone who has a good pulse on the game. In this episode...
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