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E.J. Manuel Thinks He’ll be Drafted in the First Two Rounds: “I’m Pretty Sure I’ve Impressed a Lot of Decision-Makers”

Wednesday, April 3rd, 2013

E.J. Manuel's draft stock has, unsurprisingly, been all over the map. Nobody knows what to make of the quarterbacks in this year's draft, and Manuel is no exception. The growing prominence of the read-option and emphasis on mobile quarterbacks at the NFL level will certainly help his case, but Manuel ...

Jimbo Fisher On the Realignment Carousel: “It is Getting Kind of Crazy”

Friday, November 30th, 2012

Jimbo Fisher and the Florida State Seminoles are focused solely on Georgia Tech right now, but even Fisher has indicated that he's a little stressed about the uncertainty regarding his program's future. Nobody knows what conference this program will reside in beyond this year, but they might very well leave ...

Jimbo Fisher’s Take on Twitter: “It’s Like a Loaded Gun”

Thursday, August 30th, 2012

The Florida State Seminoles football team has high expectations this year. EJ Manuel is one of the most uniquely talented quarterbacks in the country and the defensive front looks to be loaded. As a result, the Seminoles are ranked seventh in the AP's preseason poll and are a heavy favorite ...

Jimbo Fisher is More than Optimistic About the Season Ahead

Thursday, July 26th, 2012

Let's turn our attention to the ACC, which like other conferences across the country, is in the midst of media days this week. For Jimbo Fisher and the Florida State Seminoles, the 2012 season represents one of the better opportunities in recent years to get the program back on top ...

Bobby Bowden Says He Can’t Celebrate Being the All-Time Winningest Coach in FBS History Now

Tuesday, July 24th, 2012

The NCAA dropped the hammer on Penn State yesterday, delivering unprecedented and historic sanctions against the Nittany Lions football program in the wake of the heinous sex abuse scandal rocked Happy Valley. On top of a four year bowl ban, lost scholarships, a 60 million dollar fine and probation, the ...

Bobby Bowden Stunned by Joe Paterno’s Passing: “It seems like everything hit him at one time. I sure hate it.”

Tuesday, January 24th, 2012

For decades, Bobby Bowden and Joe Paterno raced up the leaderboard to become the two winningest head coaches in Division I football history. Paterno ultimately edged Bowden, but it's hard to argue that Bowden's legacy will be largely pristine while Paterno will forever be remembered for his rapid downfall in the final ...

Jimbo Fisher has the Florida State Seminoles ‘Living In The Now,’ Claims FSU is Perfectly Happy in ACC

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011

Our former colleague, Tim Gunter, couldn't have put it any better when he proclaimed last November that Florida State had made jumbo strides with Jimbo Fisher. The Seminoles may have forced Bobby Bowden to retire, but in his first year Fisher reinvigorated life back into the FSU program, aided ...

SRI College Preview: Science Predicts Alabama Over Oklahoma

Wednesday, August 10th, 2011

SportsRadioInterviews.com has teamed with PredictionMachine.com to preview the upcoming college football season. PredictionMachine.com plays every game 50,000 times before it's played. In this case, the site has played the entire ...

Bobby Bowden Relishes Not Having to Worry About Whether His Players are Violating NCAA Rules

Friday, June 3rd, 2011

A year and a half ago, Bobby Bowden wasn't ready to leave Florida State. The legendary coach was hoping to stay on for one more season. Now, with the pressure off of him and plenty of it coming down on other prominent coaches from prominent college football programs, he couldn't ...

FSU Has Made Jumbo Strides Under Jimbo

Tuesday, November 30th, 2010

A lot of Florida State fans were up in arms last season about how the school was forcing Bobby Bowden to retire, but I think their opinion has since changed.  In just his first year as head coach of the Seminoles, Jimbo Fisher has brought FSU back to prominence after ...