Lessons learned

Florida State overcomes an early deficit and multiple penalties in Miami win

Updated: October 21, 2012, 3:06 PM ET
By David M. Hale | NoleNation

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. -- Jimbo Fisher's halftime speech wasn't exactly motivational -- at least not in a traditional sense.

He didn't praise his team, and for good reason. Five early fumbles -- two of which were lost -- and a bevy of penalties laid the groundwork for an ugly, mistake-filled first half.

Fisher didn't lambast his team either. Two weeks earlier, he'd watched helplessly as a similar scene unfolded, and FSU stumbled to a 17-16 loss at NC State. Against Miami on Saturday, ...

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