Florida State loses 2 starters to injury

Updated: October 11, 2011, 2:10 AM ET
Associated Press

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Florida State has lost two of its starters, both possibly for the rest of the season.

Tailback Chris Thompson, who has been playing with a stress fracture in the back, suffered two broken vertebrae on his first carry in last Saturday's 35-30 loss at Wake Forest, and won't be back this year.

Offensive tackle Andrew Datko won't play this Saturday at Duke and coach Jimbo Fisher fears he's lost his four-year starter for the rest of the season.

"He's got ...

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