NoleNation links: DC Mark Stoops' future

David Hale writes: Mark Stoops has built a dominant defense at Florida State, which could lead to him getting a job as a head coach after the season.

Corey Dowlar writes:Insider FSU commit Marquez White, whose family is full of Alabama ties, will visit campus with his parents in tow.

Hale:Insider Wide receiver Rodney Smith, a 6-foot-6 target with speed and more experience than most of the deep receiving corps, is Friday's profile in NoleNation's Carrying the Spear series of players who can make an impact.