Posted November 12, 2012 on floridastate.scout.com
Florid State head coach Jimbo Fisher and quarterback E.J. Manuel addressed the media on Monday covering a wide range of topics. Stream provided by Seminoles.com
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Coach regrets insensitive remarks

Florida State Seminoles head football coach Jimbo Fisher has issued an apology for "a poor choice of words" during a rant in which he called the BCS system "retarded."

Florida State Head Coach Jimbo Fisher thinks the BCS is “retarded”

Florida State Head Coach Jimbo Fisher expressed his discontent with the BCS when he was told that some of the computer polls have the Seminoles ranked behind some teams with 4 or 5 losses.  Fisher responded to the comment rhetorically by saying, “How retarded is that?”He wasn’t finished though.  He continued on by saying that the BCS “stinks” and declared some of the...

Fisher apologizes for his comment

Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher has apologized for using the term ''retarded'' in response to a question about his team's ranking in the BCS standings that determine which teams play for the national championship. Fisher said Monday the present system ''stinks'' and when asked about Florida State's being 10th behind three Southeastern Conference...

FSU's Jimbo Fisher apologizes for word choice

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher apologized Monday for using the term "retarded" in response to a question about his team's ranking in the BCS standings that determine which teams play for the national championship. After being asked about Florida State's being 10th in the BCS behind three Southeastern Conference teams with two losses...

Is Jimbo Fisher Right To Bash The BCS Computers?

By Melina Vastola, US Presswire Follow @Dan Vasta and like Gridiron Grit on Facebook Jimbo Fisher absolutely destroyed the computer rankings this past weekend stating, “how retarded is it” when being asked on how he feels being ranked behind three two-loss SEC squads. Jimbo later apologized for using such childish words, but it just goes to show how frustrated many coaches...

EJ Manuel making a name for himself at FSU

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- Florida State's top quarterbacks are often remembered for engineering memorable wins. EJ Manuel is now a part of the conversation. Manuel led a 68-yard drive that resulted in a 28-22 last-minute win Thursday at Virginia Tech to keep the 10th-ranked Seminoles' Atlantic Coast Conference championship hopes alive. "That's what the really...

Tempo and Efficiency

Careful watchers of Florida State’s offense the last few years have noticed a trend that quarterback E.J. Manuel and the offense seem more efficient when operating at a high tempo or no-huddle offense. Manuel appears more decisive and accurate, and the offense seems to move better as a result.

QB EJ Manuel etches name in Seminoles' lore

(Eds: Updates. With AP Photos.) By BRENT KALLESTAD Associated Press Florida State's top quarterbacks are often remembered for engineering memorable wins. EJ Manuel is now a part of the conversation. Manuel led a 68-yard drive that resulted in a 28-22 last-minute win Thursday at Virginia Tech to keep the 10th-ranked Seminoles' Atlantic Coast Conference championship hopes...

Florida State remaining focused on goals

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. Florida State may be 10th in the BCS standings and too far back to have a say in the national championship picture in 2012. But the rest of the teams goals are well within reach in the next few weeks. Florida State (9-1, 6-1 Atlantic Coast Conference) needs just a win over banged-up Maryland (4-6, 2-4) on Saturday to clinch its second Atlantic Division title in...

Senior Bowl makes some announcements on who has already accepted their invitations

Well today on twitter, the Senior Bowl has been making announcements letting all their fans and tweeps know which players have already accepted their invitations.  Here is a list of guys that Senior Bowl has put out in tweets. E.J Manuel – Florida State – QB Aaron Dobson – Marshall – WR Kawann Shorts – Purdue – DT Markus Wheaton – Oregon State -WR Desmond Trufant –...
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