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Did you hear that? It was the sound of an assistant coach at FSU speaking ...

  • First-year FSU defensive coordinator Mark Stoops said he's ready for a fresh start and liked what he saw on film from the players he'll soon be working with.

  • One word to describe FSU's defense under Stoops? Multiple.

  • Georgia Tech coach Paul Johnson sat down for a Q&A with the Atlanta Journal Constitution, and despite having a former head coach on staff, Johnson said "there's only one chief."

  • It's not easy to work your way to the NFL combine, just ask former Maryland fullback Cory Jackson. A few more carries during his career could've helped.

  • It might be February, but it's spring in Miami. Here are a few notes from Randy Shannon from the Palm Beach Post.

  • Duke picked up another recruit.