Tuesday, September 18, 2018

FSU Seminoles

No. 19 Florida State falls to No. 20 Virginia Tech in Willie Taggartís first game

No. 19 Florida State falls to No. 20 Virginia Tech in Willie Taggartís first game

TALLAHASSEE — For all of the talk about what was different with No. 19 Florida State — a new coach, a new offense, a new buzz — Monday night looked an awful lot like last year's season-long letdown.A slow start. Costly spe...
Published: 09/03/18
Updated: 09/04/18
Matt Bakerís takeaways from Florida State-Virginia Tech

Matt Bakerís takeaways from Florida State-Virginia Tech

Special teams mastermind Frank Beamer had to appreciate the Hokies' blocked punt return for a touchdown late in the first half. Beamer Ball lives on at Virginia Tech.A crazy stat from ESPN's Chris Fallica: The last time Miami and FSU both opened 0-1 ...
Published: 09/03/18
Willie Taggartís inaugural FSU game still better than his USF debut

Willie Taggartís inaugural FSU game still better than his USF debut

TALLAHASSEE — He was worried about tripping during his pre-kickoff emergence from Doak Campbell Stadium's north tunnel. For all his recent sizzle, Willie Taggart remains college football's foremost authority on ghastly first impressions."Got to...
Published: 09/03/18
Bobby Bowden: Willie Taggartís going to win before itís over

Bobby Bowden: Willie Taggartís going to win before itís over

TALLAHASSEE — Willie Taggart hasn't yet coached a game for the No. 19 Seminoles, but he is already impressing Florida State legend Bobby Bowden."So far, so good," Bowden said before Monday night's primetime matchup against No. 20 Virginia ...
Published: 09/03/18
Willie Taggart, in dream job at Florida State, confidently taking on doubters again

Willie Taggart, in dream job at Florida State, confidently taking on doubters again

TALLAHASSEE — The 10th head football coach in Florida State history, just the third in the past 42 years, sat munching gummy bears in his office — the office where Bobby Bowden once sat, where Jimbo Fisher once sat.Willie Taggart, the Met...
Updated one month ago
Florida State to open $60 million football-only complex in 2021

Florida State to open $60 million football-only complex in 2021

Florida State will be the newest school to embrace the football-only facility craze.The Seminoles announced Sunday evening that they will pursue a $60 million, 122,000-square-foot football-only complex. That building is the centerpiece of the Unconqu...
Updated one month ago
ĎThatís saving jobs.í Why Northern Illinois will play at Florida State

ĎThatís saving jobs.í Why Northern Illinois will play at Florida State

The biggest reason Northern Illinois is coming to Tallahassee in three weeks is bigger than the chance to avenge an Orange Bowl loss or to play a marquee opponent.The Huskies needed the money."We needed it to financially support our department and ou...
Updated one month ago
Florida Stateís Willie Taggart is about to answer the question, again.

Florida Stateís Willie Taggart is about to answer the question, again.

TALLAHASSEE — The 10th head football coach in Florida State history, just the third in the last 42 years, sat munching Gummy bears last Thursday in his office — the office where Bobby Bowden once sat, where Jimbo Fisher sat.Willie Taggart...
Updated one month ago
FSU quarterback Bailey Hockman intends to transfer

FSU quarterback Bailey Hockman intends to transfer

Four days after losing the quarterback battle to Deondre Francois, Bailey Hockman is transferring from Florida State.Redshirt freshman quarterback Bailey Hockman has decided to transfer from Florida State.— Tim Linafelt / FSU (@Tim_Linafelt) Au...
Updated one month ago
FSUís initial bill for IMG Academy trip: $176,532

FSUís initial bill for IMG Academy trip: $176,532

Florida State's bill for a trip to Bradenton's IMG Academy will cost the Seminoles more than $175,000, according to their contract signed earlier this month.The breakdown:Lodging: $77,634Meals: $61,380Facilities: $30,678Other: $6,750Total: $176,532Fo...
Updated one month ago
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