Make us your home page
Instagram

Get the quickest, smartest news, analysis and photos from the Bucs game emailed to you shortly after the final whistle.

(View our Privacy Policy)

2013 Florida State Seminoles signing day outlook

Florida State

Key losses: DE Tank Carradine, DT Everett Dawkins, PK Dustin Hopkins, QB EJ Manuel, LB Nick Moody, FB Lonnie Pryor, WR Rodney Smith, RT Menelik Watson, DE Bjoern Werner, LB Vince Williams.

Oral commitments (16)

Davin Bellamy, DE, 6-5/240, Chamblee (Ga.)

Ira Denson, OL, 6-4/317, Madison County

John Franklin, QB, 6-1/171, South Plantation

Austin Golson, OL, 6-6/284, Prattville (Ala.)

Ryan Green, RB, 5-10/187, St. Petersburg Catholic

Ryan Hoefeld, OL, 6-3/265, New Orleans Brother Martin

Desmond Hollin, DE, 6-4/265, ASA Junior College

Ro'Derrick Hoskins, LB, 6-3/215, Orlando Evans

Michael Johnson, DB, 5-9/153, Miami Booker T. Washington

Isaiah Jones, WR, 6-4/194, Milton

Jeremy Kerr, TE, 6-6/254, St. Petersburg

E.J. Levenberry, LB, 6-3/226, C.D. Hylton (Va.)

Tyrell Lyons, LB, 6-2/220, Jacksonville First Coast

Marquez White, DB, 6-1/180, Northview (Ala.)

Levonte Whitfield, WR, 5-9/176, Orlando Jones

Jesus Wilson, ATH, 5-9/165, Miami Columbus

Early enrollees (2)

Freddie Stevenson, LB, 6-1/220, Bartow

DeMarcus Walker, DE, 6-4/280, Jacksonville Sandalwood

Hot prospects: This class so far is considered average, perhaps because coach Jimbo Fisher has lost six assistants from last season's staff. The Seminoles have not lured any five-star recruits. Miami Washington five-star WR Matthew Thomas is said to be deciding between Alabama and FSU. The other five-star recruits listed by rivals.com have either orally committed to another school or do not have FSU listed as a choice. The hope for Fisher is to get some top recruits to flip, as St. Petersburg TE Jeremy Kerr did after first committing to Miami.

Rodney Page, Times staff writer

2013 Florida State Seminoles signing day outlook 01/26/13 [Last modified: Saturday, January 26, 2013 6:59pm]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times

    

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

Loading...
  1. Next up in Bucs renovations? A $20 million indoor practice facility

    Bucs

    Renderings of the Bucs' new indoor practice facility (Courtesy of the Bucs)
  2. Lightning re-sign Andrej Sustr to one-year, $1.95 million deal

    Blogs

    The Lightning locked up another piece of its blueline Monday, re-signing defenseman Andrej Sustr to a one-year, $1.95 million deal.

  3. John Calipari: Kevin Knox makes you shake your head and say 'Wow'

    Blogs

    Even though former Tampa Catholic star Kevin Knox left the USA Basketball U19 tryouts due to a hamstring injury, he still made quite an impression on coach John Calipari.

  4. How good is Florida Gators' Jim McElwain? We're about to find out

    College

    The Gators' offense comes down to how head coach Jim McElwain handles the quarterback battle between Zaire and redshirt freshman Feleipe Franks. [ANDRES LEIVA | Times]
  5. Officially official: Malik Zaire, Jake Fruhmorgen join Florida Gators

    Blogs

    It's finally, officially official: Malik Zaire has joined the Florida Gators.