Deondre Francois drops back and throws it to Tammorion Terry for the longest completion by a freshman since Warrick Dunn in 1993 against Florida. It was a play-action fake with a wide receiver beating his man and the quarterback recognizing him being open. This is what Willie Taggart’s “lethal simplicity” offense is supposed to look
The sign that change might be around the corner at FSU is the player’s-only meeting. These occur on every level. It’s the sign that someone is fed up with the direction the team is headed. It hopefully indicates a similar feeling among the team to what I’ve been sharing, “at a certain point, personal pride
“Old Heads! Stop acting brand new like 2Pac ain’t have a nose ring too. Nobody wins when the family feuds…” Shawn Corey Carter This generation is interesting. They just operate differently. The mumble rap, the androgynous style of dress with skinny jeans, man buns and purses, the dances, the hippity hop. All this just seems
Florida State’s woes aren’t new to Willie Taggart. The offensive line, linebackers, lack of pass rush and separation with receivers didn’t come to FSU with Taggart. Fans have been complaining about these problems ever since Jameis Winston left. Hiring a new coach doesn’t automatically mean your existing problems will be fixed immediately. If there’s anything
“Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard.” Sports, as well as life, are full of clichés like this. There are many things I could write about trying to explain what the nation witnessed, yet again, at Doak Campbell Staduim. I’m going to go in a different direction. The best team on the field
Last week, one of my sources made me aware of a potential graduate transfer to FSU by the name of Denzil Ware. Ware was a three-year starting linebacker at Kentucky who was suspended for the team’s bowl game, but returned for spring practice. He was named third-team All-SEC last season, specifically playing the rush outside
Everyone gets caught up in the excitement of the NFL Draft. The NFL has tapped into the drama of middle school Phys. Ed. class with millions watching who’ll be picked for their favorite team and when. More intense even than the draft, however, is the selecting of undrafted rookie free agents by every NFL team.