Saturday, April 21, 2018

FSU Seminoles

Auden Tate will be the third FSU receiver drafted in 11 years. Why so few?

Auden Tate will be the third FSU receiver drafted in 11 years. Why so few?

When former Wharton High star Auden Tate hears his name called sometime next week, he'll join a surprisingly small group.Recent Florida State receivers drafted into the NFL.Over the past decade, only two Seminoles receivers have been drafted: Rashad ...
Published: 04/18/18
Police suspected FSUís Deondre Francois intended to sell marijuana

Police suspected FSUís Deondre Francois intended to sell marijuana

Tallahassee police suspected Florida State quarterback Deondre Francois possessed marijuana with the intent to sell it when they executed a search warrant on his home last week, according to an affidavit.The case — which culminated Thursda...
Published: 04/17/18
Florida State takes over No. 1 spot in 2019 recruiting rankings

Florida State takes over No. 1 spot in 2019 recruiting rankings

Even as Florida State was finishing its first recruiting class under Willie Taggart, the Seminoles were already talking about what they could do in the new staff's first full cycle, for 2019."I can only imagine having a year here to be able to recrui...
Published: 04/17/18
Former five-star back Khalan Laborn rejuvenated after FSU coaching change

Former five-star back Khalan Laborn rejuvenated after FSU coaching change

TALLAHASSEE – Florida State running back Khalan Laborn's breakout 140-yard output in Saturday night's spring game was a sign of what could be for the former blue-chip recruit.It was also a reminder of what almost wasn't for the Seminoles.With a...
Published: 04/16/18
Five takeaways from Florida Stateís spring football game

Five takeaways from Florida Stateís spring football game

TALLAHASSEE – Judging by the crowd for Florida State's spring game on Saturday, Seminoles fans are excited about the dawn of the Willie Taggart era.The official attendance of 53,974 — a new record for a spring game — inclu...
Published: 04/14/18
FSU quarterback Deondre Francois faces marijuana complaint

FSU quarterback Deondre Francois faces marijuana complaint

Florida State quarterback Deondre Francois agreed to a pre-arrest diversion program after police found 17 grams of a cannabis/tobacco blend in his bedroom Thursday afternoon.The Tallahassee Police Department previously received a report of drug activ...
Published: 04/13/18
FSUís Willie Taggart: An expected ascension, if a tad early, to his dream job

FSUís Willie Taggart: An expected ascension, if a tad early, to his dream job

TALLAHASSEE — Never before in Willie Taggart's coaching life did his two-word mantra carry as much urgency as it did on that warm early-October afternoon in 2015.Do Something. Taggart's career at USF, a rung below abysmal to that point, hinged ...
Published: 04/09/18
Florida State football to honor Odell Haggins, Peter Warrick

Florida State football to honor Odell Haggins, Peter Warrick

Florida State has honored two football greats.After Friday's practice, the Seminoles told associate head coach Odell Haggins that he has been voted into FSU's athletics hall of fame. The defensive tackles coach is being honored for his standout playi...
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FSU, be glad Leonard Hamilton is your coach

FSU, be glad Leonard Hamilton is your coach

At a recent Tampa Bay Times sports department meeting, a mini-debate began: Would you rather have your favorite team in any sport win it all in one glorious season and not be competitive for years to come, or give up ever winning the nation...
Updated one month ago
Florida State’s Hamilton apologizes over postgame interview

Florida State’s Hamilton apologizes over postgame interview

It was awkward and it was unsettling, this exchange between a reporter doing her job and a coach just moments after his team's disappointing loss in the NCAA's Elite Eight. On Sunday afternoon, Florida State's Leonard Hamilton explained why he had b...
Updated one month ago
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