Florida State is officially becoming a national powerhouse again as they break into the 2011 college football season pre-season ranked within the top 10.
Many doubters out there don't believe the Seminoles will live up to the hype surrounding the football team as spring practice begins.
After tough losses last season to Oklahoma, N.C. State, North Carolina and an ACC Championship Game loss to Virginia Tech, the 'Noles will be looking to shoulder the load of the rigors a college football season brings to prove those particular doubters wrong.
With rather convincing wins against rivals Florida and Miami and a Chick-fil-A Bowl victory against the South Carolina Gamecocks, the Florida State Seminole football program is pre-season ranked in the top 10 and will only be looking to climb higher.
Here are 10 reason why Florida State will be a mainstay in the 2011 college football top 10.