TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- It's the double-edged sword of having a wildly talented team but with nearly a month's worth of practices still standing in the way of the season opener. There are not many question marks in the starting lineup for Florida State, which means the uncertainties at those few positions are squarely under the microscope.
about 1593 days ago | Jared Shanker | Florida State Seminoles
Players reported to Florida State for the beginning of preseason camp on Sunday. On Monday, the Seminoles take the practice field for the first time this season. Whether 2014 is a title defense or a title chase is entirely exclusive from the 2013 season, and the fact remains Florida State enters the fall as the preseason No.
about 1597 days ago | Jared Shanker | Florida State Seminoles
Florida State's spring camp came to a close on Saturday with the annual Garnet and Gold game, and now the Seminoles are prepping for a second straight national title. The game is secondary compared to the rest of spring practices, so with that in mind, here are some of the biggest answers the 15 spring sessions presented.
about 1708 days ago | Jared Shanker | Florida State Seminoles
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Most coaches keep practices behind closed doors. They don't want any important information finding its way to opponents. Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher, however, graciously tipped his hand Wednesday when asked about what new formations and which underclassman receivers could mitigate the departure of potential first-round NFL draft pick Kelvin Benjamin, all 6-foot-5 and 240 pounds of him.
about 1732 days ago | Jared Shanker | Florida State Seminoles
Florida State opens spring practice next week, and there are plenty of big questions waiting to be answered. Before Jimbo Fisher gets his chance to weigh in on those discussions, however, we're taking a crack at finding the answers.
about 1739 days ago | David M. Hale and Jared Shanker | Florida State Seminoles
The celebration of a BCS championship victory is in the rearview mirror for Florida State, and Jimbo Fisher, Jameis Winston and Co. have already turned their attention toward adding another trophy in 2014.
about 1769 days ago | David M. Hale | Florida State Seminoles
A lot has changed for Florida State in the few weeks since Jimbo Fisher hoisted that crystal trophy above his head in Pasadena, Calif. Stars have departed, several incoming freshmen have arrived and the Seminoles are already at work with an eye toward repeating in 2014.
about 1788 days ago | David M. Hale | Florida State Seminoles
The news was hardly a surprise, but Florida State nevertheless could breathe an immense sigh of relief when Rashad Greene announced he'd be back for his senior season in 2014. There are more talented, more highly regarded players from the Seminoles' national championship team departing for the NFL, but perhaps no one on the current FSU roster was more crucial in 2014 than Greene.
about 1790 days ago | David M. Hale | Florida State Seminoles