No. 11 Florida State looking to stretch field with receivers

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- Through three games, Florida State's receivers have mirrored the rest of the offense -- stretches of good play but generally inconsistent. After being off last week, the 11th-ranked Seminoles feel that some of the things holding the passing game back have been rectified heading into Saturday's game at Wake Forest. "The chemistry has been there the past couple...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

No. 11 Florida State looking to stretch field with receivers

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) Through three games, Florida State's receivers have mirrored the rest of the offense - stretches of good play but generally inconsistent. After being off last week, the 11th-ranked Seminoles feel that some of the things holding the passing game back have been rectified heading into Saturday's game at Wake Forest. ''The chemistry has been there the past couple...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Florida State Seminoles Football Preview: Game One vs. Texas State

In one day, the Florida State Seminoles will open the 2015 season without stars like Jameis Winston, Rashad Greene, Mario Edwards Jr. and others who helped them to a three year run that will go down as one of the best, if not THE best, in the history of the school. This year could prove to be Jimbo Fisher’s toughest since taking over before the 2010 season. With a schedule featuring...
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September 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Expectations still very high for Florida State

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) Jameis Winston, gone. Rashad Greene, gone. Nick O'Leary, gone. Expectations at Florida State, still there. An offseason of roster turnover was expected because of graduation and NFL defections. An offseason of tumult - most notably with one player dismissed after video showed him striking a woman and now another standout is awaiting his fate after similar...
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August 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Rashad Greene stakes claim on Jaguars punt returner job

Jaguars wide receiver Rashad Greene already figures to see action this season as a slot receiver, but the rookie out of Florida State wants to contribute on special teams well. Greene said he'd like to use training camp to win Jacksonville's open spot at punt returner.“I definitely want to win (that spot),” Greene said, via the Florida Times-Union. “I want to win every position...
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July 29, 2015  |  Discuss

FSU Preseason Position Breakdown: Wide Receivers

Replacing the school’s all-time leading receiver along with the only John Mackey Award winner in school-history won’t be easy, but that’s what Florida State will be facing in 2015. The wide receiver position is one where the Seminoles are youngest, but the good news is it’s also one of FSU’s deepest positions. The Seminoles have a number of guys hoping to make bigger impacts...
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July 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Seminole Stand-Off: Derrick Brooks vs. Marvin Jones

Welcome to the first installment of a Noled Out summer series that we’ve been wanting to do for a while! In the Seminole Stand-Off articles, we will look at two Florida State greats who played similar or the same positions and try to determine which one we would rather have on a hypothetical All-Time FSU team. Some ground rules: A player’s NFL career will not be factored into...
Via Noled Out
June 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Florida State Football: Jameis Winston Hung Out With Rashad Greene At NFL Rookie Event, Calls Him A “QB’s Blessing”

Jameis Winston had a fantastic career for Florida State, but he may not have ascended to the heights that he did without trusted receiver Rashad Greene. Greene, who was drafted in the fifth round by the Jacksonville Jaguars, caught 76 passes for 1,128 yards and nine touchdowns in 2013, and followed it up with a 99 catch, 1,365 yard, seven touchdown season as a senior in 2014. As...
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May 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Rashad Greene signs his rookie contract with the Jacksonville Jaguars

He may have been a fifth round draft pick and may have been the sixth member of the Jacksonville Jaguars draft class to sign his contract, but Rashad Greene may prove to be the first player people talk about when they reassess the rookie crop here in town. The Jaguars announced Greene signed on Monday, leaving just two players left unsigned. “It really is a dream come true,”...
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May 18, 2015  |  Discuss

FSU Ties School-Record with 11 Taken in Draft

Florida State tied a school-record with 11 players taken over the 3-day 2015 NFL Draft. The 11 selections equaled the record total set just two years ago. FSU also broke a record previously held by Miami from 2002-04 for picks over a 3-year span with 29. After Jameis Winston went first overall to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Cameron Erving went 19th to the Cleveland Browns in the...
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May 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Jaguars pick FSU WR Rashad Greene in 5th round of NFL draft

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) The Jacksonville Jaguars have selected Florida State receiver Rashad Greene in the fifth round of the NFL draft. The Jaguars chose Greene with the 139th overall pick, giving them a slot receiver to play alongside projected starters Marqise Lee and Allen Robinson. Jacksonville drafted Lee and Robinson in the second round last year and is counting on them developing...
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May 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Rashad Greene looks to help the Jacksonville Jaguars passing game

I know you were waiting for this… Mel Kiper likes the Jacksonville Jaguars pick of Rashad Green in the fifth round. Kiper may “like” the pick for the former Seminoles player, but I LOVE the pick of this slot receiver who gives quarterback Blake Bortles another set of hands to throw to this season. As Hays Carlyon of the Florida Times-Union reminded all of us Jaguars fans on...
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May 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Is Rashad Greene the Carolina Panthers answer at wide receiver?

Sometimes, familiarity breeds success. If the Carolina Panthers found success with Kelvin Benjamin, a former FSU star who helped the Seminoles win the 2013 National Title, then why wouldn’t the team go back to FSU for wide receiver help? At some point this coming weekend, Carolina will take a wide receiver to give Benjamin, who had a solid rookie campaign, some help. It might be...
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April 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Share Your Seminole Story: FSU Football Player from 2014 You’ll Miss Most

In this week’s edition of “Share Your Seminole Story”, we asked our fans and readers which Florida State football player from 2014 they would miss most next season. From the Staff The easy answer this week looks to be quarterback Jameis Winston, but the Florida State player I’ll miss most was Winston’s favorite target. Filling the void Winston leaves behind won’t be easy...
Via Noled Out
April 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Who Will FSU Miss Most From 2014?

Spring practice is underway in Tallahassee as Florida State has the unenviable task of replacing its winningest senior class ever. The Seminoles not only lose seven senior starters on offense, but FSU also loses five players early to the NFL Draft with four coming on defense. The future remains bright for Florida State as the ‘Noles hope to build on three consecutive ACC crowns...
Via Noled Out
March 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Photo: FSU’s Rashad Greene Trolled Notre Dame With A “Happy St. Patrick’s Day” Instagram Post

Today is St. Patrick’s Day, so we’ve had plenty of college athletes and teams send out celebratory tweets and Instagram posts. Florida State wide receiver Rashad Greene took a slightly different tone for the holiday. Greene, who racked up 1,365 yards and seven touchdowns this season, posted a screenshot from Florida State’s dramatic 31-27 win over Notre Dame, a clear dig at...
Via College Spun
March 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Rashad Greene diary: Feeling confident with NFL combine on deck

Rashad Greene enters the 2015 NFL Draft after a record-breaking career at Florida State. The 6-foot wide receiver holds the school's career record for receptions (270) and yards (3,830). In an exclusive for FOXSportsFlorida.com, Greene will provide regular updates on his workouts and expectations for the draft (April 30-May 2). You can follow Greene on Twitter at: @RG80_ I've gained...
Via Fox Sports Florida
February 18, 2015  |  Discuss

FSU, Jimbo Fisher agree to eight-year contract extension

Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY Sports Florida State University Director of Athletics Stan Wilcox announced Tuesday that the school and head football coach Jimbo Fisher have agreed to a new eight-year contract through the 2022 season. The new deal will increase Jimbo’s salary, making him one of college football’s highest paid coaches. “I am pleased that we have been able to...
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December 23, 2014  |  Discuss

FSU Senior Moments: Rashad Greene

Staying four years is no longer incredibly common for major college football players. Too often today, the nation’s top prospects are quick to leave school early and enter the NFL Draft. Florida State’s senior class has been part of one of the more incredible spans for a program with a very storied football history. In a series called “Senior Moments”, we’ll be looking...
Via Noled Out
December 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Say it ain’t so, Ifo

Two players in a thousand can make a play like this in a big game, and the Ducks just lost one of their best with the Rose Bowl two weeks away (Scott Olmos-USA TODAY Sports photo). I’m afraid it is, kid. Senior consensus All-American cornerback Ifo Ekpre-Olomu’s Oregon career is over after he sustained a torn ACL Tuesday in practice. In two weeks the Ducks will face star wideout...
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December 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Revisiting Bold FSU Predictions for 2014

The 2014 regular season has come to a close and as many in Tallahassee had hoped, Florida State will be part of college football’s first 4-team playoff. For Florida State in 2014, a number of things went wrong, but enough went right for the Seminoles to run the nation’s longest winning streak from 16 to 29 games. Prior to the year, I wrote a piece making five bold predictions...
Via Noled Out
December 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Photo: Florida State WR Rashad Greene Wears A Rashad Greene T-Shirt

Rashad Greene is one of the best wide receivers in all of college football. Florida State’s star receiver led the Seminoles with 93 catches, 1,306 yards and seven touchdowns this year. Apparently, being that good at football means that you can wear a shirt that features your school logo and your face. Greene posted a picture to his Instagram today in which he was wearing a Rashad...
Via College Spun
December 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Champs Again! ‘Noles Complete ACC 3-Peat

Florida State won its third straight ACC Championship on Saturday night as the Seminoles used three second half field goals from kicker Roberto Aguayo to prevail 37-35 over 11th-ranked Georgia Tech. The teams traded touchdowns for much of the first half as Florida State fell behind by a touchdown on three separate occasions. Trailing 21-14, Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston...
Via Noled Out
December 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Florida State’s season overshadowed by Jamies Winston’s antics

            John David Mercer-USA TODAY Sports With a firestorm of legal troubles hanging over the head of starting quarterback Jameis Winston, and an undefeated record that no longer seems to impress the playoff committee, Florida State will take the field on Saturday night in Charlotte to face 11th-ranked Georgia Tech in this year’s...
Via Sports-Glory
December 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Florida State’s Players Parade Gator Head Around Field After Rivalry Win

It wasn’t pretty, but Florida State was able to finish its second consecutive regular season undefeated after defeating Florida Saturday afternoon. FSU survived a woeful performance from quarterback Jameis Winston, who threw for just 125 yards and four interceptions. Regardless, after the win, the team was all smiles. In the below clip, you can see both Nick O’Leary and Rashad...
Via College Spun
November 29, 2014  |  Discuss
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