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Jimbo Fisher gets one-year extension

Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher has been given a one-year contract extension, taking him through the 2016 season, according to a release from the school. There was no change to the financial structure of the contract.

“I’m very grateful and very respectful,” Fisher said in a prepared statement. “Florida State is a job you want to stay at forever. The faith the university has in us, the program and the direction in which we are going, we feel very fortunate. We are committed to this and they are committed to this. We are very blessed and thankful to President [Eric] Barron, our athletic director Randy Spetman and our Board of Trustees for the extension. We’re very excited about the future and where our program is going.”