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FSU Seminoles Ready for Home Opener at the New ‘Doak’

Francois, Walker earn National Player of the Week honors following comeback win TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The third-ranked Florida State football team held its second and final practice of the week on Thursday at the Albert J. Dunlap Athletic Training Facility just three days after an emotional come-from-behind 45-34 victory over then-No. 11 Ole Miss on Labor Day at the… Read More »

Florida State Football Picked Second in Preseason ACC Poll

Star running back Dalvin Cook runner-up as preseason ACC Player of the Year GREENSBORO, N.C. – Florida State was picked to finish second in the Atlantic Division and earned the second most votes to win the Atlantic Coast Conference, according to a preseason poll of 191 media members in attendance at last week’s 2016 ACC Football Kickoff in… Read More »

ACC Football Tailgate Tour will debut this fall

GREENSBORO, NC (theACC.com) – The ACC, in conjunction with Raycom Sports and FishBait Marketing, announced today a new partnership with Lumber Liquidators, which will be the presenting sponsor of the first-ever ACC Football Tailgate Tour.  The Tour will stop at each of the 14 ACC Football campuses and ACC FanFest during the 2016 Dr Pepper ACC Football Championship… Read More »

FSU Coach Jimbo Fisher Requests Help for West Virginia High Schools

  With the recent flooding in West Virginia, most high schools in the state will have trouble fielding a football team this fall.  For this reason, FSU Coach Jimbo Fisher is asking area high schools to donate one full set of football pads and a helmet to schools in need.  In a press release last week, Coach Fisher… Read More »

Florida State Legend Warrick Dunn to Throw First Pitch at ‘Chop at the Trop’

Dunn is scheduled to throw the first pitch at 3:45 p.m. on June 18 at Tropicana Field    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – Former Florida State running back, NFL star and standout philanthropist, Warrick Dunn, will throw out the ceremonial first pitch when the Tampa Bay Rays host the San Francisco Giants at 3:45 p.m. on Saturday, June 18,… Read More »

Jacksonville Jaguars, including former ‘Noles, to take over Tallahassee on June 25

Current Jaguars and Florida State Alumni returning to greet fans TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The Jacksonville Jaguars are road-tripping to the state capital on Saturday, June 25 for the first ever “Tallahassee Takeover” presented by the Florida Restaurant & Lodging Association.  Fans are invited to come meet current Jaguars players and former FSU standouts including linebacker Telvin Smith, wide… Read More »

Heisman Trophy Winner Charlie Ward coming to Bainbridge

PRESS RELEASE: ATLANTA FALCONS ANNOUNCES 2016 MOMS FOOTBALL SAFETY CLINIC TOUR STOPS ACROSS GEORGIA / SOUTHEAST   Tweet It: [email protected] host a clinic in Bainbridge, GA, Feb. 2 — FREE to Moms to participate — special guest, FSU great Charlie Ward! Register today  http://atlantafalcons.com/momsclinic   Flowery Branch –The Atlanta Falcons will host 8 Moms Football Safety Clinics this… Read More »

Three FSU Seminoles Garner USA Today All-America Honors

Roberto Aguayo, Roderick Johnson and Jalen Ramsey all earn second team honors. TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida State landed an ACC-best three All-Americans on the USA TODAY Sports College Football All-America teams as announced on Wednesday morning. Roberto Aguayo, Roderick Johnson and Jalen Ramsey all garnered second team accolades as the Seminoles were one of six schools with at… Read More »

No. 1 Clemson’s CFP Spot Leads ACC Bowl Lineup; FSU to CFA Peach Bowl

No. 1 @ClemsonFB‘s @CFBPlayoff spot leads #ACCFootball bowl lineup: https://t.co/cjGAWpvfV3 pic.twitter.com/nKIXyXs18Z — ACC Football (@theACCfootball) December 7, 2015 Nine conference teams to play in college football postseason games   GREENSBORO, N.C. (theACC.com) – Top-ranked Clemson’s selection as the No. 1 seed in the 2015 College Football Playoff highlighted a Sunday in which nine of the Atlantic Coast Conference’s… Read More »

FSU’s Whitfield, Pugh Collect ACC Player of the Week Honors

Golson named one of eight Manning Award “Stars of the Week” TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The ninth-ranked Florida State football team collected a pair of honors from the Atlantic Coast Conference on Monday following the 41-21 victory over Louisville. Junior wide receiver Kermit Whitfield was named the ACC Receiver of the Week, while sophomore linebacker Jacob Pugh grabbed ACC Linebacker… Read More »

Florida State’s Cook, Walker Named ACC Players of the Week

Dalvin Cook was also recognized as the CFPA National Performer of the Week. TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida State’s Dalvin Cook and DeMarcus Walker were named Players of the Week by the Atlantic Coast Conference after leading the Seminoles to a 29-24 victory over intra-state rival Miami this past Saturday in Tallahassee. The win marked the Seminoles’ sixth straight… Read More »

Country superstar Brad Paisley to perform free concert at FSU on Thursday

Country music superstar Brad Paisley will perform a free concert on the campus of Florida State University on Thursday, Oct. 8. Following Brad Paisley’s highly successful free concerts at four major universities drawing more than 65,000 fans, he and IMG today announced five additional dates to bring the Country Nation College Tour presented by Zaxby’s to IMG College… Read More »

FSU’s Ramsey, Smith Named ACC Players of the Week (Plus Game Highlights)

The Seminole defenders combine for 11 tackles in leading FSU to a road shutout at Boston College.  TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida State’s Terrance Smith and Jalen Ramsey were named Players of the Week by the Atlantic Coast Conference after leading the Seminoles to a 14-0 victory at Boston College in the league opener for both schools this past… Read More »

Early County football player inducted into FSU Seminole Hall of Fame

Tay Cody of Blakely, Ga., was honored on-field at Florida State University’s football game with Texas State this past Saturday in Tallahassee, Fla. Tay Cody was born in Colquitt, Ga., and graduated from Early County High School. He played defensive back for Florida State from 1997-2000 and had a stellar college football career, including being named an All-American player after his… Read More »