TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- If anything good has come of the past 18 months for Jacobbi McDaniel, it's that he's learned the value of discipline and patience. From the meticulously frustrating climb up the stairs to his second-floor apartment, inching his immobilized leg up one step at a time, to the agonizing meals in the team dining hall, skimping on calories because he couldn't exercise while his teammates feasted, every day was a test of McDaniel's willpower.
about 792 days ago | David M. Hale | Florida State Seminoles
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- By any significant measure, the difference between Timmy Jernigan's role as a reserve the past two seasons and the starting job that awaits him in 2013 shouldn't be a major overhaul.
about 803 days ago | David M. Hale | Florida State Seminoles
When summer workouts began a year ago, players like Menelik Watson, Demonte McAllister and Nick Waisome were flying under the radar with little in the way of expectations. By season's end, however, they were among Florida State's most productive players.
about 812 days ago | David M. Hale | Florida State Seminoles
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Spring practice arrived with some significant questions, and it ended with at least a slightly clearer indication of some answers. This week, we'll take a look at five of the biggest question marks of the spring and decipher what we learned and how much further the Seminoles have to go before the season kicks off.
about 833 days ago | David M. Hale | Florida State Seminoles
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Florida State defensive end Giorgio Newberry walked into the room, cradling his black playbook, and sat down on a folding chair. By the looks of it, the book should have made a monstrous thud when he went to put it down.
about 846 days ago | Andrea Adelson | Florida State Seminoles