Three things we learned in the spring about the Florida State Seminoles: 1. Jalen Ramsey is a star in the making. Last season, Ramsey was overshadowed on his own defense with the likes of Timmy Jernigan, Lamarcus Joyner and Telvin Smith demanding the headlines, but Ramsey was only a freshman.
about 174 days ago | Jared Shanker | Florida State Seminoles
Florida State's spring camp came to a close on Saturday with the annual Garnet and Gold game, and now the Seminoles are prepping for a second straight national title. The game is secondary compared to the rest of spring practices, so with that in mind, here are some of the biggest answers the 15 spring sessions presented.
about 189 days ago | Jared Shanker | Florida State Seminoles
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher says spring practice is all about cramming as much information to the mind as possible. Introduce as many schemes, techniques and late-game situations as possible, but remember there is no buildup to a Saturday opponent.
about 191 days ago | Jared Shanker | Florida State Seminoles
My NCAA picks were dreadful, but I think I'm still doing well in my Seinfeld bracket challenge. Go Soup Nazi! Jameis Winston did a little smack talking on Twitter about Clemson football before delivering the final blows to the Tigers on the baseball mound this weekend, writes Tomahawk Nation.
about 210 days ago | David M. Hale | Florida State Seminoles
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Let's start by prefacing with this: Any team that loses its starting quarterback is in a considerable amount of trouble. Fear of relying on a backup quarterback for an extended period of time is not a problem exclusive to Florida State.
about 210 days ago | Jared Shanker | Florida State Seminoles
Setting up spring in the ACC Atlantic. Boston College Spring start: March 12 Spring game: April 12 What to watch: Big shoes to fill: Steve Addazio helped BC make huge strides in 2013, but the task of keeping the momentum going gets much harder without star running back and Heisman finalist Andre Williams, who rushed for an NCAA-best 2,177 yards and 18 touchdowns.
about 228 days ago | David M. Hale | Florida State Seminoles
It was an off-hand comment from Jimbo Fisher on national signing day that first drew the attention of Florida State fans, but Jameis Winston added validity to the notion on Thursday, saying he planned to play two more years in Tallahassee before heading to the NFL.
about 255 days ago | David M. Hale | Florida State Seminoles
A lot has changed for Florida State in the few weeks since Jimbo Fisher hoisted that crystal trophy above his head in Pasadena, Calif. Stars have departed, several incoming freshmen have arrived and the Seminoles are already at work with an eye toward repeating in 2014.
about 269 days ago | David M. Hale | Florida State Seminoles
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- The rumors have swirled for months, and on Wednesday, Florida State made it official: Quarterback Jacob Coker is leaving. The redshirt sophomore pushed Heisman Trophy winner Jameis Winston for the starting job until the final week of fall camp, but he spent all of 2013 as a backup before injuring his knee and missing the final five games of the season.
about 271 days ago | David M. Hale | Florida State Seminoles