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Five Things: FSU-Louisville

Florida State and Louisville were each ranked as the first College Football Playoff poll was released Tuesday night. The Seminoles were ranked second as they are in both human polls while the Cardinals rounded out the poll at #25. The Thursday night contest in Louisville will be a critical game in terms of the ACC […]

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Cards May Be Biggest Test for FSU Secondary

After leading the nation in interceptions a season ago, the Florida State secondary not only looked to be the strength of the Seminole defense entering 2014, but perhaps one of the best units in the entire country regardless of position. Though the Seminoles’ secondary has not been helped out much by its pass-rush, it has […]

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Preview: ‘Noles Invade Louisville for Thursday Night Showdown

After a week off, second-ranked Florida State will put its 23-game winning streak on the line Thursday night against a Louisville team that comes in with a record of 6-2. Florida State defeated Notre Dame in a nail-biter its last time out while the Cardinals downed N.C. State, 30-18. For the Seminoles and Cardinals, Thursday’s […]

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For FSU, Louisville Brings Back Bad Memories

Louisville and Thursday night — for Florida State fans, those three words when paired together instantaneously bring back bad memories. It was 12 years ago when the Seminoles and Cardinals last met. Florida State entered the September 26th contest in 2002, with a record of 4-0 and ranked fourth in the country. On a wet, […]

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Professio”Nole” Athlete of the Week: Antonio Cromartie

For a second week in a row, the top Professio”Nole” athlete comes on the NFL gridiron. After rookie linebacker Telvin Smith earned the honor last week, the Professio”Nole” Athlete of the Week for the week of October 20th through the 26th goes to one of the more veteran Seminoles playing in the NFL. After not […]

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Florida State Still Second

Florida State remained second in both polls on Sunday, behind only Mississippi State. The Seminoles were idle on Saturday while the Bulldogs survived their first-ever contest as the nation’s top-ranked team, winning 45-31 against Kentucky. Third-ranked Ole Miss was the highest ranked team to lose on Saturday as the Rebels fell to LSU in Baton […]

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‘Noles Will Be Thomas’ Team in 2014-15

Hopes are high for Florida State as the 2014-15 season nears. The Seminoles finished 22-14 this past season before falling to Minnesota in the NIT semifinals. Florida State hopes to return to the NCAA Tournament after a two-year hiatus, but for that to happen, Coach Leonard Hamilton will need a special season from junior guard […]

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FSU Athletics Excelling Beyond the Gridiron

As most know by know, Florida State’s defending national championship football team is off to another stellar start. The Seminoles are 7-0 and ranked second in the nation, but football is not the only sport where the Seminoles are excelling. Football is just one of four sports where Florida State currently ranks in the top […]

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Public Opinion Already Shaped on FSU, Winston

With the biggest game of the season looming, it had been a chaotic week for Florida State long before the Seminoles took the field against fifth-ranked Notre Dame on Saturday night at Doak Campbell Stadium. What was set to be just the second match-up of top 5 teams in 2014 was overshadowed by overtones of […]

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FSU Football Player of the Week: Terrance Smith

While sophomore quarterback Jameis Winston was near flawless in the second half and freshman linebacker Jacob Pugh recorded the first two interceptions of his career in Saturday’s 31-27 win over Notre Dame, the Florida State Football Player of the Week for Week 8 goes to a guy who did a little bit of everything. Redshirt […]

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Professio”Nole” Athlete of the Week: Telvin Smith

While former Florida State All-American catcher Buster Posey is headed to a third World Series, the former Seminole that most stood out this week on the professional level came from a rookie NFL linebacker. Jacksonville Jaguars’ linebacker Telvin Smith is the Professio”Nole” Athlete of the Week for the week of October 13th through the 19th […]

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Seminoles Remain Second in Polls

Florida State remained second in both major polls on Sunday following Saturday’s dramatic 31-27 win over fifth-ranked Notre Dame. Mississippi State held on to the top spot in both polls. The Bulldogs expanded their lead over Florida State in the Coaches Poll despite being idle, but saw Florida State cut into its lead in the […]

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Game Balls: FSU-Notre Dame

It was high drama in Tallahassee on Saturday night as second-ranked Florida State rallied from three 7-point deficits to defeat #5 Notre Dame 31-27. The Fighting Irish looked to have taken the lead with 13 seconds left, but an offensive pass interference call negated a touchdown and the Seminoles held on for their 23rd straight […]

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‘Noles Survive vs. Irish to Run Streak to 23

For the third time in five games, #2 Florida State trailed at halftime, but again rallied to top fifth-ranked Notre Dame 31-27 at Doak Campbell Stadium on Saturday night. Notre Dame looked to have scored the potential game-winning touchdown with 13 seconds left as Everett Golson hit Corey Robinson from three yards out, but an […]