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There it goes again

Disappointing loss to NC State all too familiar for the third-ranked Seminoles

Updated: October 7, 2012, 4:22 AM ET
By David M. Hale | NoleNation

RALEIGH, N.C. -- Twenty minutes after No. 3 Florida State's 17-16 loss Saturday was over, as NC State fans still whooped and cheered in the parking lots surrounding Carter-Finley Stadium, Jimbo Fisher took to the podium and awaited the firing squad.

It was Fisher, as much as anyone, who had stoked the fires of immense expectations this season. He knew the horror stories of years past, faced the same stinging questions in 2011. But this year was different. There was reason to believe, he'd ...

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