FSU’s Jimbo Fisher not driven by NFL coaching opportunities

Florida State Seminoles head coach Jimbo Fisher has been a renowned college football coach for some time, leading to speculation about a potential leap to the NFL. But it appears that coaching in the league is not a part of Fisher’s plans, and very well may never be. Fisher has been contacted by a number of NFL teams over the course of past couple of years. Fisher claimed that...
Via Campus Sports Net
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Jimbo Fisher: I've turned down 'decently serious' NFL offers

Jimbo Fisher isn’t interested in jumping to the NFL any time soon, but according to him, he’s had his chances. The Florida State coach told Tom D’Angelo of the Palm Beach Post recently that he considered some "decently serious" NFL offers for “half an hour” before concluding that college is where he wants to be. “I love college and I had opportunities to go to pro football...
Via Larry Brown Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Jimbo Fisher didn’t comment on Mario Pender’s dismissal but had this to say about affect on team

Florida State running back Mario Pender was dismissed from the football team this week after being arrested for domestic violence and resisting arrest without violence charges.  FSU head coach Jimbo Fisher refused to comment on the dismissal Tuesday afternoon during the ACC’s spring meetings, but had this to say about its affects on his team, according to Warchant’s Ira Schoffel...
Via College Spun
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Jimbo Fisher Hopes To “Retire At Florida State”

Florida State head coach Jimbo FIsher sat down with SportsCenter’s Hannah Storm Thursday morning ahead of the 2016 NFL Draft to discuss cornerback Jalen Ramsey, one of the highest-rated players in the draft.  He boasted about Ramsey’s athleticism and intelligence, and shared what he told general managers around the league about his former star. Fisher also discussed his own...
Via College Spun
April 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Jimbo Fisher briefly considered leaving Florida State in 2011 to be with son

The relationship between Florida State head coach Jimbo Fisher and his son, Ethan, is pretty well documented in the college football world, if not just around Tallahassee. Fisher has his son by his side while running the Seminoles program and his son nearly caused Fisher to step away from coaching back in 2011. Ethan Fisher was diagnosed with a life-threatening disease (Fanconi...
Via The Comeback
April 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Jimbo Fisher focused on Deondre Francois at quarterback?

Florida State head coach Jimbo Fisher appears to have most of his focus on freshman Deondre Francois when it comes to the quarterback position, according to a report by David Visser of SB Nation. Per the report, Fisher stopped short of saying that Francois would be the Seminoles’ top dog at the position for the spring as senior Sean Maguire recovers from a fractured ankle, but...
Via Campus Sports Net
April 12, 2016  |  Discuss

Jimbo Fisher Not Injured In Saturday Morning Car Accident

Jimbo Fisher FSU According to a report from ESPN.com, Florida State head coach Jimbo Fisher was uninjured in a two-car accident in Tallahassee on Saturday morning.  Per ESPN, the accident occurred a mile from Doak Campbell Stadium, while Fisher was on his way to the team’s scrimmage.  “Fisher did not report any injuries, but the other driver was taken to a hospital after complaining...
Via College Spun
April 04, 2016  |  Discuss

Jimbo Fisher: I’m not leaving Florida State

Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher took a moment to address speculation this week and assure Seminoles fans he is not going anywhere. In an interview with “The Open Mike Show” on 96.9 The Game in Orlando Tuesday, Fisher confirmed that he has no interest in the Georgia coaching vacancy or any other job. “You’re exactly right, I’m staying right here at Florida State,” he...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Jimbo Fisher intends on staying at Florida State

Florida State head football coach Jimbo Fisher reportedly has no intention of leaving Tallahassee for greener pastures this offseason. There has been plenty of speculation about whether or not Fisher would be interested in other jobs, like perhaps the one that may or may not be opening up at LSU. Responding to this, sources close to the head coach say Fisher is saying he intends...
Via Sportsnaut
November 28, 2015  |  Discuss

FSU stars cleared to play against Clemson this weekend

There’s still hope for Florida State as they make their trip to No. 1 Clemson. Head coach Jimbo Fisher announced star running back Dalvin Cook and quarterback Everett Golson have been cleared to play in FSU’s biggest game of the season. Having Cook back is a godsend for the ‘Noles. He is the nation’s second-leading rusher, averaging 148.14 yards per game. He’s tallied...
Via Gamedayr
November 05, 2015  |  Discuss

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