TALLAHASSEE, Fla. Timmy Jernigan did a pretty good job of just getting by in his first season at Florida State.
He was the only true freshman to play in all 13 of the Seminoles games, and Jernigan led all of FSUs interior defensive linemen with 30 tackles.
When I came in, I beat a lot of people with raw talent; I beat them because I was just better, Jernigan said. But now Im learning...
Florida State received a scare, as Timmy Jernigan injured his knee Saturday, but Monday we learned that he won't be out for long. Here is a gallery of photos from the Al Dunlap Practice Fields.
Lake City Columbia offensive tackle Laremy Tunsil is widely considered one of the top prospects in the state. In the 2011 class Florida State beat the country to land Timmy Jernigan, can the Noles do it again?
Florida State had a bunch of true freshmen see the field on the offensive side of the football, but it was only Timmy Jernigan getting significant time on D. He ended up earning All-America honors.
One of the major storylines leading up to the 2011 season was the improvement of depth and talent on the interior defensive line for Florida State. What may not have been anticipated is the high level of play that the Seminoles would get out of two of the younger members of their defensive line. RS Freshman Cameron Erving and true freshman Tim Jernigan are establishing themselves...