Thursday, September 20, 2018
Colleges

Matt Baker’s takeaways from Florida State-Louisville

1. One of the many hard-to-believe stats about FSUís underperforming defense: DE Brian Burns led all freshmen nationally with 9?Ĺ sacks last year; his first one this season came midway through the second quarter Saturday.

2. If any NFL teams have doubts about whether Louisvilleís Lamar Jackson can be a great quarterback at the next level, they should rewatch his 26-yard touchdown pass to Seth Dawkins. FSU DB Kyle Meyers had great coverage, but Jackson threw it perfectly where only Dawkins could get it.

3. Congratulations to Lakewood High alum William Floyd for being inducted into FSUís athletics hall of fame. Floyd helped the Seminoles win the 1993 national title before spending seven years in the NFL.

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