TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Florida State had the No.1 pass defense in 2013. It's hard to believe it, but the secondary could be even better in 2014, with four possible first-round picks starting in the backfield.
about 725 days ago | Jared Shanker | Florida State Seminoles
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Preseason camp begins with five days of heat acclimation, but that doesn't mean there is a nearly week-long grace period for Florida State. Not when the Seminoles are in pursuit of consecutive national championships.
about 726 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 838 days ago | Jared Shanker | Florida State Seminoles
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- No position on the Florida State roster has taken as many losses as the defensive line over the past two seasons. Four linemen were drafted a year ago. Another, tackle Timmy Jernigan, is projected to become the second straight Florida State defensive lineman to be drafted in the first round.
about 841 days ago | Andrea Adelson | Florida State Seminoles
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Fifth-year senior Cameron Erving walked off the practice field Saturday after one of the most interesting practices of his career. For those attending the afternoon practice, it was a bizarre sight watching Erving orchestrate the offensive line considering Florida State's All-ACC left tackle is still only in his third year playing the position, and not once in his life had he previously snapped the ball.
about 843 days ago | Jared Shanker | Florida State Seminoles
Jimbo Fisher closed out his fifth straight top-10 recruiting class earlier this month, but as he's shown in years past, that doesn't necessarily mean a bevy of big contributions from the incoming freshmen.
about 890 days ago | David M. Hale | Florida State Seminoles
The celebration of a BCS championship victory is in the rearview mirror for Florida State, and Jimbo Fisher, Jameis Winston and Co. have already turned their attention toward adding another trophy in 2014.
about 900 days ago | David M. Hale | Florida State Seminoles
Last week, we previewed Florida State's offensive depth chart for the spring. This week, we'll dig into the defense. The biggest question might be how similar the 2014 defensive scheme will look to 2013.
about 911 days ago | David M. Hale | Florida State Seminoles
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Throughout the 68-yard dash, Telvin Smith never looked back. Seconds earlier, he'd stepped in front of a pass from Bethune-Cookman quarterback Quentin Williams, and a path cleared ahead of him as he charged to the end zone.
about 1039 days ago | David M. Hale | Florida State Seminoles