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Jack Nicklaus says he can relate to Jameis Winston when it comes to signing autographs

Golf legend Jack Nicklaus knows he it feels to be asked to sign autographs for fans. Nicklaus has been around Florida State’s program more than usual due to his grandson Nick O’Leary being on the team. With the school looking into whether or not Jameis Winston got paid for autographs, Nicklaus claims that he supports Winston. In fact, he says he can relate to Winston when it...
Via No Guts, No Glory
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Question About FSU Football Asked At Florida Gubernatorial Debate: “Does FSU Have A Serious Problem?”

Everyone has an opinion on Florida State football, and now that hot topic has become part of the state’s heated gubernatorial race between Governor Rick Scott and challenger Charlie Crist, who served as Florida’s governor from 2007-2011. During tonight’s debate, CNN’s Jake Tapper, who is moderating the event, asked a question about whether or not Florida State football has...
Via College Spun
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Public Opinion Already Shaped on FSU, Winston

With the biggest game of the season looming, it had been a chaotic week for Florida State long before the Seminoles took the field against fifth-ranked Notre Dame on Saturday night at Doak Campbell Stadium. What was set to be just the second match-up of top 5 teams in 2014 was overshadowed by overtones of two-year-old sexual assault allegations, sophomoric missteps, Title IX investigations...
Via Noled Out
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Florida State’s Jimbo Fisher abruptly ends press conference when asked about Jameis Winston (Video)

Florida State head football coach Jimbo Fisher abruptly ended a press conference after a reporter asked him about his reputation, since he’s been fully supporting and backing up quarterback Jameis Winston through all of the off the field issues he’s been facing with the alleged rape case and the report that he signed over 2,000 items. var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551&...
Via Pro Football Zone
2 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Jimbo Fisher gets annoyed, cuts interview short

Florida State head coach Jimbo Fisher cut an interview with reporters short on Monday when he was asked a question about Jameis Winston’s off-field troubles. Fisher, who was apparently told there would be no questions about any Winston drama, was first asked if there was any news regarding Winston’s university disciplinary hearing. “We’re moving on...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Jimbo Fisher abruptly ends interview after Winston question

If Florida State head coach Jimbo Fisher thought that the Jameis Winston controversy was going to come to an end following the team’s dramatic win over Notre Dame Saturday night, he’s going to be in for a rude awakening. The Seminoles head man cut a media interview short on Monday after he was asked a question about Winston’s off-field issues (via CBS Sports). Why is my reputation...
Via Sportsnaut
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Jack Nicklaus Comes To Defense Of FSU’s Jameis Winston

Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston has been under fire off the field lately. Although it’s not affecting his play on the field — the Seminoles have won 23 straight and have yet to lose a game with Winston under center – the criticism hasn’t stopped.  However, on the bright side, a legend has his back. Jack Nicklaus, the grandfather of Seminoles tight end Nick...
Via Back9Network
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Florida State’s Handling of Jameis Winston Highlights Deeper Issues in Football

I was listening to the radio and the topic turned to something I hadn’t thought about in quite some time with regards to the NBA. Do you remember what the NBA used to be like? Serious drug problems, fighting in… Read more → The post Florida State’s Handling of Jameis Winston Highlights Deeper Issues in Football appeared first on The Lady Sportswriter.
Via The Lady Sportswriter
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Florida State’s OL All Wrote “RT” On Their Wrists To Support Coach Rick Trickett

Florida State’s big matchup with Notre Dame Saturday night was easily its most important contest of the season. Unfortunately, one very important member of the staff – offensive line coach Rick Trickett – had to miss it because of a health issue. The players he coaches on a daily basis made sure he was there in spirit, however.  Trickett, who was reportedly checked out for...
Via College Spun
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Jimbo Fisher hugs Jameis Winston after win (Video)

Florida State fans will probably fall in love with this video of Jimbo Fisher embracing Jameis Winston after the Seminoles beat Notre Dame 31-27 on Saturday night in a fantastic game. In a moment so completely staged it was embarrassing, Fisher hugged Winston for the TV cameras and photographers, and audio of their conversation just...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Jameis Winston Grabs OL Cam Erving, Shakes Him, Lectures Him On Sideline

Emotions are running high at the moment down in Tallahassee, where Florida State and Notre Dame are knotted at 24-24 heading into the fourth quarter. Just before the end of the third period, quarterback Jameis Winston was seen grabbing, shaking and lecturing his teammate, offensive lineman Cam Erving, on the sideline after a stalled drive. We’re not sure what he’s saying, but...
Via College Spun
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Finally Some Good News Involving Florida State QB Jameis Winston (honest)

It seems that every time you turn around there is something negative about Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston. He signed autographs for money. He stole crab legs. He's buying crab legs. He stood on a table and shouted something stupid. Everyone is covering up for his alleged sexual assault scandal. He needs to drop out of school. He should be suspended. He disrespected...
Via FatManWriting
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Florida State Forgot To Update The Date For Its Latest Jameis Winston Statement

Friday afternoon, Florida State released an official statement regarding quarterback Jameis Winston, claiming that there was no evidence that he’d been paid for any of the autographs available for purchase online. There is some evidence, though, that the school itself may be suffering from a bit of “Jameis fatigue” – as others in the industry have coined it. The date on the...
Via College Spun
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Jimbo Fisher: Jameis Winston to start against Notre Dame

Earlier this week, Las Vegas sportsbooks took the Florida State-Notre Dame line off the board, with doubts surrounding Jameis Winston’s eligibility. The line can apparently be put back on the board.  During an interview with ESPN’s “Mike & Mike” radio show this morning, FSU coach Jimbo Fisher told the hosts that Winston will start at quarterback for the Seminoles Saturday...
Via College Spun
5 days ago  |  Discuss

FSU investigating possible Jameis Winston autographs

Florida State is reportedly looking into the possibility that quarterback Jameis Winston may have been paid to sign autographs. While Seminoles coach Jimbo Fisher said Saturday that he does not believe Winston signed any memorabilia for money, ESPN reports that FSU’s athletic compliance department is investigating how so many Winston autographs were authenticated by a...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
9 days ago  |  Discuss
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