Florida State Seminoles: A.J. Long
Because you know you want to see Larry Fedora rapping Drake lyrics…
- The whistle-blower who exposed academic fraud at North Carolina will resign at the end of the semester, writes the Charlotte Observer.
- For better or worse, the triple-option remains at Georgia Tech, and this will be a telling season, writes Sports on Earth.
- Bo Jackson says Jameis Winston should follow his heart when it comes to being a two-sport athlete, writes Yahoo!. Worth noting: Bo used to watch Winston play in grade school. They’re both from the Bessemer, Ala. area.
- Recruiting season is heating up at FSU, as the coaching staff hits the road, writes Tomahawk Nation.
- Virginia Tech defensive tackle Luther Maddy says the Hokies’ D is destined for another great season, writes The Roanoke Times.
- The new coaching staff at Louisville will see an overall bump in salary, writes The Courier-Journal.
- Mike London’s family has special ties to Virginia’s bone marrow drive, writes the Daily Progress.
- Here’s a closer look at former BC tailback Andre Williams’ draft stock, courtesy of Scout.
- Syracuse QB A.J. Long made a solid enough impression on his coaches during spring practice, writes The Post-Standard.
- Chick-fil-A is putting the “peach” back in the Peach Bowl, writes the AJC.
October, 9, 2013
By Gerry Hamilton | ESPN Insider
Each Wednesday, ESPN RecruitingNation updates its national class rankings. For an in-depth look at the ACC, check out our conference rankings:
1. Florida State, 24 commits: The Seminoles have the top class in the ACC and the No. 2 class nationally. The class includes 10 ESPN300 prospects, including a trio of linebackers Kain Duab (Jackonsville, Fla./Sandalwood High), Jacob Pugh (Tallahassee, Fla./Godby High) and Delvin Purifoy (Pensacola, Fla./Pensacola Catholic High). The Semionles could close with a bang with up to 31 or 32 possible in the class. No. 6 Adoree’ Jackson (Gardena, Calif./Junipero Serra High), No. 13 Tony Brown (Beaumont, Texas/Ozen High), No. 22 Damian Prince (Forestville, Md./Bishop McNamara High), No. 28 and Florida commit Ermon Lane (Homestead, Fla./Homestead High) and a number of others make up the wish list.
Florida State Preparing For Rose Bowl
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