Found September 05, 2013 on Larry Brown Sports:
PLAYERS: Jameis WinstonMack Brown
Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston created a headache for Texas coach Mack Brown with a comment he made after his dominating performance against Pittsburgh on Monday night. Simply put, the freshman claims he would be playing for the Longhorns right now if they had offered him a scholarship. A Texas source reportedly told’s Bruce […]

Florida State Football: bye comes at an opportune time

Why FSU’s bye week may not have come at a better time As much fun as watching the debut of Florida State freshman quarterback Jameis Winston was on Monday, the Seminoles should be happy that they’re not playing this week. FSU hardly had to grind it out in a 41-13 victory over Pittsburgh on Monday and with the exception of a minor shoulder injury to James Wilder Jr., the Seminoles...

What to Think About Jameis Winston

Going into the 2013 college football season, Florida State starting quarterback Jameis Winston had been receiving a substantial amount of attention;  I included Winston on my list of players to watch in 2013. After having one an extremely impressive first career start, the Winston bandwagon in starting to fill. Winston sliced up the Pittsburgh defense [...] [[ This is a content...

Former FSU QBs on Jameis Winston

Former Florida State quarterbacks marveled at the composure, accuracy and leadership that Jameis Winston showed in his first start on Monday night.

Jameis Winston wanted to go to Texas, Longhorns weren’t interested?

Florida State freshman quarterback Jameis Winston burst onto the scene in a huge way in his first career collegiate game on Monday night. The 18-year-old completed an incredible 25-of-27 passes for 356 yards and four touchdowns in a blowout win over Pittsburgh. He did not turn the ball over. The performance left many assuming Winston […]

Jameis Winston Lives Up To The Hype : Highlights From First Career Start

  Freshman phenom Jameis Winston has been garnering a ton of hype , after dominating in the Florida State spring game , and displaying his athletic prowess on the field for the FSU baseball team. And in his first career start against Pitt , a Monday Night game in front of the nation ,  Winston […]

Video: FSU QB Jameis Winston introduces himself to America

FSU redshirt freshman QB Jameis Winston officially introduced himself to American during Florida State's 41-13 beat down of Pitt to open the season.

Photos: Jameis Winston, Jimbo Fisher Meet Country Music Star Jake Owen

Florida State started its season off with a bang — the Seminoles defeated the Pittsburgh Panthers 41-13 on Heinz Field. The star of the show Monday night was redshirt freshman quarterback Jameis Winston, who completed 25-27 passes for a whopping 356 yards and threw four touchdowns. For obvious reasons, Winston has been making headlines leading into week 2 of the college football...

Comparing Jameis Winston's Debut to Notable Freshmen Quarterbacks

Monday night provided the football world its first look at Florida State's highly touted redshirt freshman quarterback Jameis Winston. To say...

Five degrees of Winston's stardom

By nature, magnificent artistic debuts carry an overwhelming sense of immediacy. A brilliant moment can be anticipated, expected even -- but when it arrives, there can be some sort of sense that it sprung from nothing and landed fully formed. Take Jameis Winston's performance Monday evening. It was his first collegiate football game. He started at quarterback for Florida State...

No. 11 Florida State spoils Pitt's ACC debut 41-13

PITTSBURGH -- Asked to nitpick his astounding college debut, Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston furrowed his brow and thought for a moment. Forgive him if it took awhile. There wasn't much to choose from. "I got sacked," Winston said. "I don't like getting sacked." OK, so there's one thing. Good luck on coming up with two. The redshirt freshman...

Buzz: Winston is the anti-Manziel

The Jameis Winston Era officially started Monday night in Pittsburgh, where the Florida State redshirt freshman quarterback eviscerated Pitt in a 41-13 Seminoles win . In his college debut, Winston, the former five-star recruit, lived up to the immense hype that followed him into Heinz Field as he completed 25-of-27 passes for 356 yards and four touchdowns while running for another...

Articles from around the ACC Blogosphere 9/3

What a unbelievable first week of college football! Clemson made a statement against Georgia, the good kind. Jameis Winston looks like the real deal at Florida State, and Virginia scored a quality non conference win over BYU. Nobody in the ACC lost to anybody they weren’t supposed to. It was a solid opening for the conference. I’m sure the ACC bloggers have plenty to say about...

Will's Week One Rankings

1. Clemson (1-0) A huge win for the Tigers against Georgia. 2. Florida State (1-0) There isn't a word to describe how impressive Jameis Winston was. 3. Georgia Tech (1-0) Yellow Jackets score 70 points for the first time since 2001. 4. Miami (1-0) A little slow out of the gate, but an easy win over FAU. 5. NC State (1-0) The Wolfpack ran for 237 yards against Louisiana Tech...

Acknowledging FSU

After a loss, acknowledging the opponent is not the easiest thing to do for fans of the losing team. Even when the team is beaten as soundly as Pitt was by FSU. We fixate. We obsess about our team. We see all the mistakes, errors problems on one side. It’s easy to completely forget what the other team. What the other players did. I’m as guilty of it as anyone. So, when Jameis...

Clemson's rank, individual stats good ACC signs

The leading rusher in the nation, one of the most talked-about quarterback debuts in recent memory, and even a first-place vote in the Top 25. If nothing else, Week 1 of the season might have given the Atlantic Coast Conference plenty of cause for optimism. The statistical samples after just one game are obviously small and skewed, so it's clearly not time to pronounce Miami...
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