1. Will Florida State Take Back Home Field Advantage in 2010?

    Looking back over the last few years, FSU has not had a problem winning some big games on the road or at neutral sites. 2006—Def. UCLA 44-27 in San Francisco. 2007—Def...

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  2. Robinson To Saints Another Plus in Beginning Of Fisher Era For FSU

    When it appeared the two year drought of FSU not having a player go in the first round of the NFL draft would turn into three years, Super Bowl MVP Drew Brees walked onto the stage ...

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  3. Changes at Florida State Already Glaring

    With the generally negative press that hounded Florida State at the end of 2009 with it ended the Bobby Bowden, new head coach Jimbo Fisher had no choice but to quickly institute changes ...

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  4. Grading the 2010 Florida State Recruiting Class

    In his first major task as head coach, Jimbo Fisher delivered in the aspect of recruiting for the Seminoles. With less than a month of having his own staff, Fisher and the Noles were able to bring in the No...

    Chris Whitmore Written by Chris Whitmore about over 4 years ago 1,721 reads 3 comments

  5. Jimbo Fisher and the Challenges That Await the New Florida State Head Coach

    When Jimbo Fisher steps on the field as the new head coach for Florida State in the fall of 2010, he has a handful of streaks the FSU fans are looking for him to end...

    Chris Whitmore Written by Chris Whitmore about almost 5 years ago 489 reads 1 comments

  6. Did Florida State Create a Monster in Bobby Bowden?

    With one comment earlier this season, Bobby Bowden made it clear. When asked about him stepping down, he responded: "What would I have to gain by stepping down?" Not, "What would the team have to gain by stepping down...

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  7. Jimbo Fisher Shows His Head Coaching Skills

    Admit it.  When the word came out that Christian Ponder was out for the season following Florida State's 40-24 loss at Clemson, the season seemed hopeless. FSU's record was 4-5 and things looked as though they'd be gettin worse...

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  8. Florida State Ponders Future of the Program After Losing Starting QB for Season

    It seems only fitting that the decline the Florida State football team has suffered will end on the note that it did during the fourth quarter at Clemson in 2009...

    Chris Whitmore Written by Chris Whitmore about almost 5 years ago 522 reads 5 comments

  9. FSU Breaking Tradition?

    Photo Courtesy of Seminoles.com Over the last three years, FSU fans have started to see new variations of the traditional FSU garnet and gold.  It all began with the infamous blackout uniform in 2006 against Boston College for Homecoming...

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  10. Sorry, Tim Tebow, but Seminoles' Christian Ponder Is Best Quarterback in Florida

    The clock was winding down on the first half in the Labor Day game pitting Florida State against Miami.  Miami was up 14-10, and FSU quarterback Christian Ponder's hail mary into the end zone was intercepted...

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  11. There's No "Me" in Seminole

    When the ACC released the 2009 FSU football schedule back in January, everyone knew this would be FSU's toughest schedule in years.  Eleven out of 12 of their opponents went to bowl games last year...

    Chris Whitmore Written by Chris Whitmore about 5 years ago 505 reads 9 comments

  12. The State of the Seminoles

    The blame is certainly going around following Saturday's 17-7 home loss to USF. But when the ball is fumbled four times and come away with zero points after getting inside the USF 10-yard line three times, FSU deserved to lose...

    Chris Whitmore Written by Chris Whitmore about 5 years ago 475 reads 1 comments

  13. USF Is a No-Win For FSU

    No matter what the score is...FSU is in a no-win situation versus USF. If FSU has a close win...then they barely beat an unranked team using their back-up quarterback. If FSU blows them out...

    Chris Whitmore Written by Chris Whitmore about 5 years ago 469 reads 13 comments

  14. FSU's Statement Win Against BYU Came With Exclamation Point

    Few analysts predicted FSU would go to No. 7 BYU and win. Why? Because BYU hasn't lost at home in there last 18 games. Throw in the fact, that most of the match-ups favored BYU in this matchup and you never expected what came; a rout by the Seminoles...

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  15. The Hangover: FSU Survives Jacksonville State.

    Sometimes this happens. A team from a BCS conference struggles to beat a FCS team. In 2008, Georgia Tech escaped Gardner-Webb 10-7. Wisconsin needed the entire game to beat Cal-Poly...

    Chris Whitmore Written by Chris Whitmore about 5 years ago 287 reads 4 comments

  16. Why Florida State Can Still Be Excited for 2009...

    Yes, FSU lost their first game to Miami. Yes, FSU is 0-1 in the ACC to start the season. But this was against Miami. History shows both teams can rebound from a loss to the other...

    Chris Whitmore Written by Chris Whitmore about 5 years ago 410 reads 6 comments

  17. Reasons For Florida State to Loathe and Be Excited About Miami

    Only a handful of fan bases have to actually worry this weekend. With the majority of college football scheduling essentially "practice games," few teams are in for a test in the very first game...

    Chris Whitmore Written by Chris Whitmore about 5 years ago 301 reads 4 comments

  18. How The FSU Season Could Depend on The Defensive Line

    Two specific games in the 2008 season seem to be more painful to watch for the Florida State defensive line than the rest—the November 1 game at Georgia Tech and the November 15 game against Boston College...

    Chris Whitmore Written by Chris Whitmore about 5 years ago 395 reads 5 comments

  19. Florida State to White Out for South Florida Sept. 26

    The Florida State University Athletic Department announced Tuesday that their Sept. 26 game versus the University of South Florida in Tallahassee will be a white out. The Seminoles will don all-white uniforms and the Bulls will wear their home jerseys...

    Chris Whitmore Written by Chris Whitmore about 5 years ago 733 reads 2 comments

  20. Do Not Judge on Labor Day

    Florida State and Miami scored more points in the second half during their midseason 2008 matchup in Miami then both teams did combined in both of their previous Labor Day games (2005, 2006)...

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  21. Early Preview of FSU's 2009 Football Season

    Before spring ball. Before two-a-days. Before the official depth chart. Anything can still change before the first kickoff in 2009. But here is a very early preview and analysis of the 2009 Florida State football schedule...

    Chris Whitmore Written by Chris Whitmore about over 5 years ago 2,175 reads 11 comments

  22. FSU, USF Schedule Home-and-Home Series

    The two schools share the same three letters and will soon have a chance to brag on whether they should be aligned FSU or USF...

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  23. Florida State Jumps Around Wisconsin in Champs Sports Bowl

    The Seminole bench seemed to be enjoying the fourth quarter Wisconsin tradition of jumping around to House of Pain's "Jump Around." The Wisconsin bench was somber when the fourth quarter began...

    Chris Whitmore Written by Chris Whitmore about almost 6 years ago 399 reads 2 comments

  24. Champs Sports Bowl Preview: Creature vs. Creature

    Game Preview Florida State was a fumble away from going to the ACC Championship Game and Wisconsin had to pull out their all to eek out a 36-35 win over Cal Poly. The two teams have never met before, but the match-up has already been played...

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  25. FSU's Graham Gano Wins Groza Award

    Since 2000, no Florida State football player has brought home a national college football award. Graham Gano has ended that dry spell...

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