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Bobby Bowden: Florida State is On Track to Return to Days of Old, Should Stay in ACC to Do It

Friday, August 31st, 2012

Bobby Bowden won two national championships and 12 ACC championships when he was the coach at Florida State. The Hall of Famer was essentially forced into retirement following the 2009 season, handing the reins over to Jimbo Fisher as the Seminoles looked to the future. As the opening weekend of college ...

Florida State Has the Opportunity to Make a Big Statement at Home Against Oklahoma

Wednesday, September 14th, 2011

We haven't had to wait long for the drama of the college football season to begin unfolding. In the very first week, we saw two top-five teams square off as LSU beat Oregon, planting itself in the early-season picture for the national championship. Two weeks later, we've already got another ...

Florida State and VCU Collide In Battle of Teams Making Impressive Runs

Friday, March 25th, 2011

Friday's Sweet Sixteen matchups surely didn't disappoint, but may we be in store for the best matchup of the round tonight? No, I'm not talking Ohio State and Kentucky, I'm thinking Florida State and VCU. Yes, the game which features a double-digit seed that will be a part of the Elite ...

Rick Pitino Picks Florida as Sleeper Candidate for National Championship

Tuesday, March 8th, 2011

While Ohio State certainly looked the part of the nation's top team in scorching Wisconsin on Sunday, this appears to be the most wide-open March Madness we've seen in a while. You could throw all kinds of teams out at me and convince me that they've got a shot to cut ...

The ‘Noles Smacked Miami Out of the Top 25

Monday, October 11th, 2010

Football is alive once again in Tallahassee. After a few seasons of disappointment, Jimbo Fisher has the Seminoles with an eye on not only an ACC crown, but also a BCS bowl bid. Fisher was put in a very tough spot in his first ever college head coaching gig. He ...

It’s A Shame This Bobby Bowden Story Won’t End Well

Thursday, October 8th, 2009

Bobby Bowden has been an icon at Florida State since 1976.  He took the heading coaching job at FSU as a 47 year old man and on November 8th, he will still have that same job as an 80 year old man.  My dad is 72 and very active playing ...

Rookie Of The Year Matt Ryan Eager For Encore Performance

Monday, July 20th, 2009

We're just about there. Training camps around the National Football League are set to open before the end of July. For the Atlanta Falcons, there likely will be tremendous optimism and energy in year two of the Mike Smith era. Last year, nobody expected much out of the Falcons. This ...

NCAA Tournament East Region Inteviews

Tuesday, March 17th, 2009

Talk about a tough, competitive region that's hard to confidently pick a winner of. At the top, there's the rough and tumble Panthers of the University of Pittsburgh, who's resume is as complete and polished as any team in the field. Then again though, anybody who's watched Jamie Dixon coached ...