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The Advocate
Five-star recruit Kevin Toliver II remained committed to LSU for 820 daysJimbo Fisher looked Kevin Toliver II in the eyes. “You’re going to change that
Five-star recruit Kevin Toliver II remained committed to LSU for 820 days
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
Jimbo Fisher looked Kevin Toliver II in the eyes. “You’re going to change that ‘L’ to an ‘F,’ ” the Florida State coach said to the top-flight recruit. That’s according to Toliver’s father, who was sitting in Fisher’s office at the time of the... Read more
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The Advocate
Believe it or not, LSU’s crazy football season had plenty to be joyful abouthassles other than the John Chavis lawsuit have been few. Had Miles been sent
Believe it or not, LSU’s crazy football season had plenty to be joyful about
The Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
hassles other than the John Chavis lawsuit have been few. Had Miles been sent packing and LSU had hired Florida State’s Jimbo Fisher, for example, the specter of preferential treatment for FSU players in numerous cases of wrongdoing would have... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
FSU's Dalvin Cook, Sean Maguire are 'full bore' and rehabbing ahead of scheduleback Dalvin Cook is making significant strides during his rehab process. So is
FSU's Dalvin Cook, Sean Maguire are 'full bore' and rehabbing ahead of schedule
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
back Dalvin Cook is making significant strides during his rehab process. So is quarterback Sean Maguire. FSU coach Jimbo Fisher told the Sentinel and other media outlets in Orlando Thursday that Maguire and Cook were “full bore” after... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
State football coaches offer lesson plan on lifespent much of her life preparing students for the challenges that awaited them
State football coaches offer lesson plan on life
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
spent much of her life preparing students for the challenges that awaited them once they got out into the real world. Jimbo Fisher admits he wasn't a great student growing up, but that didn't stop him from learning a lesson or two from his... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Florida coaches stress education key to avoiding Baylor turmoilto be strong education on that.' Florida coach Jim McElwain, who was also on t
Florida coaches stress education key to avoiding Baylor turmoil
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
to be strong education on that.' Florida coach Jim McElwain, who was also on the panel along with Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher, agreed with his counterpart at Miami. "I can't speak to whatever went on there, and yet we're responsible for... Read more
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USA Today
Baylor coach Art Briles made nearly $6 million in 2014survey. Alabama’s Nick Saban, Michigan’s Jim Harbaugh, Ohio State’s Urban Meyer
Baylor coach Art Briles made nearly $6 million in 2014
USA Today / Posted 4 days ago
survey. Alabama’s Nick Saban, Michigan’s Jim Harbaugh, Ohio State’s Urban Meyer, Oklahoma’s Bob Stoops, Florida State’s Jimbo Fisher, Texas’ Charlie Strong and Texas A&M’s Kevin Sumlin. Baylor’s new return — provided by the school Friday in... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
FSU faces most rigorous opening month to start season in Jimbo Fisher's tenureof returning to the College Football Playoff, but first it must weather the mos
FSU faces most rigorous opening month to start season in Jimbo Fisher's tenure
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
of returning to the College Football Playoff, but first it must weather the most rigorous opening month of a season since Jimbo Fisher took over in 2010. The Seminoles begin the 2016 season with a contest Sept. 5 – a Monday night –against Ole... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Scott pushes for more college students to graduate in 4 yearsheld at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel, included company CEOs, state education leade
Scott pushes for more college students to graduate in 4 years
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
held at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel, included company CEOs, state education leaders as well as Florida State football coach Jimbo Fisher and University of Florida football coach Jim McElwain. But missing from the discussion were the voices of... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Governor, senator want college students to finish in 4 yearsthe skills needed and those taught in degree programs. A highlight in the day i
Governor, senator want college students to finish in 4 years
Naples Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
the skills needed and those taught in degree programs. A highlight in the day is a panel discussion with FSU football coach Jimbo Fisher, University of Florida football coach Jim McElwain and University of Miami football coach Mark Richt. Contact... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Mike Freeman's 10-Point Stance: Mark Cuban Talks NFL Expansionare all separate. Forsett is proving to be one of the NFL's best leaders off t
Mike Freeman's 10-Point Stance: Mark Cuban Talks NFL Expansion
Bleacher Report / Posted 5 days ago
are all separate. Forsett is proving to be one of the NFL's best leaders off the field. 9. Team executive on Jimbo Fisher: He's not an NFL head coach Recently, he told the Palm Beach Post's Tom D'Angelo that he'd never say never to... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Not a typical first-time head coach: Kirby Smart viewed as 'hitting about on all cylinders'He doesn’t make decisions above you, he makes them with you.” Saban assistants
Not a typical first-time head coach: Kirby Smart viewed as 'hitting about on all cylinders'
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 6 days ago
He doesn’t make decisions above you, he makes them with you.” Saban assistants have had mixed success as head coaches. Jimbo Fisher, Mark Dantonio and Jim McElwain found winning ways. Derek Dooley and Will Muschamp were fired from SEC... Read more
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CBS Sports
Jameis Winston, college coach endorse the Bucs' controversial 2nd-round pickthe draft's best kicker. "Tell me what a guard or a tackle's going to do more
Jameis Winston, college coach endorse the Bucs' controversial 2nd-round pick
CBS Sports / Posted 6 days ago
the draft's best kicker. "Tell me what a guard or a tackle's going to do more than a kicker does in critical situations," Jimbo Fisher told the Tampa Bay Times. "They're all just as critical. ... When a puzzle's put together, if one piece is... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
FSU QB Sean Maguire reportedly progressing well, still on schedule to return in JuneFlorida State coach Jimbo Fisher remains hopeful that quarterback Sean Maguire
FSU QB Sean Maguire reportedly progressing well, still on schedule to return in June
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 6 days ago
Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher remains hopeful that quarterback Sean Maguire will return to the football field at full strength by the end of the summer. Maguire is currently running at about “50 percent” on the treadmill, Fisher told Warchant and... Read more
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NFL.com
Fisher: Bucs trading up for Roberto Aguayo was geniusJimbo Fisher isn't comprehending the heat the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are taking f
Fisher: Bucs trading up for Roberto Aguayo was genius
NFL.com / Posted 6 days ago
Jimbo Fisher isn't comprehending the heat the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are taking for trading up in the second round to draft former Florida State kicker Roberto Aguayo. "Tell me what a guard or a tackle's going to do more than a kicker does in critical... Read more
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NFL.com
Fisher: Bucs trading up for kicker Aguayo was 'genius'Jimbo Fisher isn't comprehending the heat the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are taking f
Fisher: Bucs trading up for kicker Aguayo was 'genius'
NFL.com / Posted 6 days ago
Jimbo Fisher isn't comprehending the heat the Tampa Bay Buccaneers are taking for trading up in the second round to draft former Florida State kicker Roberto Aguayo. "Tell me what a guard or a tackle's going to do more than a kicker does in critical... Read more
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Al.com
Florida State's Jimbo Fisher sounds off on 'unfair' scheduleFlorida State coach Jimbo Fisher is sounding off about his team's schedule for
Florida State's Jimbo Fisher sounds off on 'unfair' schedule
Al.com / Posted 7 days ago
Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher is sounding off about his team's schedule for the upcoming season. The Seminoles open the season on Monday, Sept. 5 against Ole Miss in a 7 p.m. Central (8 p.m. Eastern) game in Orlando. That would be fine if the... Read more
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NFL.com
FSU's Jimbo Fisher: I'm not driven by chance to coach in NFLFlorida State's Jimbo Fisher is not shutting the door on coaching in the NFL, b
FSU's Jimbo Fisher: I'm not driven by chance to coach in NFL
NFL.com / Posted 7 days ago
Florida State's Jimbo Fisher is not shutting the door on coaching in the NFL, but he says the potential of an opportunity to make the jump to the pros does not serve as a motivating factor for him. "I love college and I had opportunities to go to... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
FSU football schedule: 2016 slate complete, spring game details released(Nov. 26). FSU, according to game contracts obtained by the Orlando Sentinel,
FSU football schedule: 2016 slate complete, spring game details released
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
(Nov. 26). FSU, according to game contracts obtained by the Orlando Sentinel, will pay Charleston Southern $475,000. Jimbo Fisher, who is preparing FSU for a contest Saturday against FCS opponent Tennessee-Chattanooga, has “no problem” facing... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
FSU's revolving door at linebacker keeps spinning with Tyrell Lyons' transferthat they have invested in me, which helped to develop me into the player that
FSU's revolving door at linebacker keeps spinning with Tyrell Lyons' transfer
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
that they have invested in me, which helped to develop me into the player that I am. I would like to personally thank coach Jimbo Fisher for giving me the opportunity to play football at this elite program. Also, I would like to thank the wonderful... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
NFL teams made 'decently serious' offers to content Jimbo FisherJimbo Fisher has been contacted by a handful of NFL teams the last two years, i
NFL teams made 'decently serious' offers to content Jimbo Fisher
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 13 days ago
Jimbo Fisher has been contacted by a handful of NFL teams the last two years, including offers he characterized as “decently serious.” But the Florida State coach said he thought about them for about “half an hour” before realizing he is where he... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
FSU, Miami assistants take turf war for South Florida to Twitterplayers are from Miami and the list doesn’t include other hauls from South Flor
FSU, Miami assistants take turf war for South Florida to Twitter
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
players are from Miami and the list doesn’t include other hauls from South Florida outside of the city. Seminoles coach Jimbo Fisher placed on emphasis on South Florida when he took over in 2010, relying on his past connections from recruiting... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
FSU, Miami assistants take turf war for South Florida to Twitterplayers are from Miami and the list doesn’t include other hauls from South Flor
FSU, Miami assistants take turf war for South Florida to Twitter
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 13 days ago
players are from Miami and the list doesn’t include other hauls from South Florida outside of the city. Seminoles coach Jimbo Fisher placed on emphasis on South Florida when he took over in 2010, relying on his past connections from recruiting... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Jaguars' top draft pick Jalen Ramsey a special talentarriving at Florida State before the 2013 season. “He said, ‘Coach, I’m going
Jaguars' top draft pick Jalen Ramsey a special talent
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 14 days ago
arriving at Florida State before the 2013 season. “He said, ‘Coach, I’m going to start from Day One,’ ” Seminoles coach Jimbo Fisher said. “I said, ‘If you’re the best player, you will [start], but realize Deion [Sanders] took four games to... Read more
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Al.com
Are you sure you want a college football commissioner?Goodell, but some of the biggest names in college football think their sport ne
Are you sure you want a college football commissioner?
Al.com / Posted 18 days ago
Goodell, but some of the biggest names in college football think their sport needs a commissioner of its own. Nick Saban, Jimbo Fisher, David Shaw and Will Muschamp are just a few prominent voices supporting the idea that's begun to gain some... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
ACC will have NFL-style video replay in 2016are dedicated to year-round training regardless. “I’ll tell the guys to take a
ACC will have NFL-style video replay in 2016
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 18 days ago
are dedicated to year-round training regardless. “I’ll tell the guys to take a break,” Florida State football coach Jimbo Fisher said. “But, if a kid wants to come train on his own and you block that off to him, guess where he’s going to go?... Read more
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ajc.com
Significant change in ACC replay system could be comingfor a final vote. “It doesn’t sound like it’s going to interrupt the flow of t
Significant change in ACC replay system could be coming
ajc.com / Posted 19 days ago
for a final vote. “It doesn’t sound like it’s going to interrupt the flow of the game,” Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher said. “How many lives are depending on that, how many careers, kids, what they can achieve. I think anytime you... Read more
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The News & Observer
ACC football coaches support centralized replay review systemfuture, either. The league’s coaches were split over allowing access to tablet
ACC football coaches support centralized replay review system
The News & Observer / Posted 19 days ago
future, either. The league’s coaches were split over allowing access to tablet video during games, and Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher said more coaches voted against the idea than supported it. Fisher, for one, is in favor of allowing that kind... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
ACC leaders unsure how to help undrafted NFL prospects return to collegemulled over the pros and cons of leaving school early. "We found out as much a
ACC leaders unsure how to help undrafted NFL prospects return to college
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
mulled over the pros and cons of leaving school early. "We found out as much as we could, and he made a choice," FSU coach Jimbo Fisher said. "I think he trusted the information he got." Ultimately, Walker opted to return to FSU for his senior... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
ACC football coaches want to improve replayany time you can get a call right, it doesn’t sound like it’s going to interrup
ACC football coaches want to improve replay
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 19 days ago
any time you can get a call right, it doesn’t sound like it’s going to interrupt the flow of the game,” Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher said. “I mean lives are depending on that — I mean careers, kids with what they can achieve. I think any time... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Centralized instant replay could be coming to ACCany time you can get a call right, it doesn’t sound like it’s going to interrup
Centralized instant replay could be coming to ACC
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
any time you can get a call right, it doesn’t sound like it’s going to interrupt the flow of the game,” Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher said. “I mean lives are depending on that, I mean careers. Kids with what they can achieve. I think any time you... Read more
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CBS Sports
Five great outside-the-box choices for college football commissionerrest of the sports, a "college football commissioner" is mentioned as a way out
Five great outside-the-box choices for college football commissioner
CBS Sports / Posted 19 days ago
rest of the sports, a "college football commissioner" is mentioned as a way out of the predicament. Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher claims he has been suggesting for the creation of a college football commissioner for years. After Alabama coach... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
FSU is 'OK' at running back without Mario Pender, Jimbo Fisher saysFlorida State’s Jimbo Fisher declined to comment on recently dismissed running
FSU is 'OK' at running back without Mario Pender, Jimbo Fisher says
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
Florida State’s Jimbo Fisher declined to comment on recently dismissed running back Mario Pender, but the coach did offer up some brief insight into how the position looks without Pender. “We’re not going to have any more comment [on Pender]. We’re... Read more
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FSView
Ramsey, Aguayo get set for NFL careersselected by any team in the draft. Knowing he would at least see one of his st
Ramsey, Aguayo get set for NFL careers
FSView / Posted 20 days ago
selected by any team in the draft. Knowing he would at least see one of his star players drafted, Florida State head coach Jimbo Fisher made an appearance at Auditorium Theater in Chicago for the draft. Fisher was filled with delight upon hearing... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
FSU's Jimbo Fisher begrudgingly embraces recruiting benefits from satellite campsAMELIA ISLAND – First there was common sense. Now there is rationalization. F
FSU's Jimbo Fisher begrudgingly embraces recruiting benefits from satellite camps
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
AMELIA ISLAND – First there was common sense. Now there is rationalization. For Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher, the idea of traveling outside of Tallahassee to attend or host camps for prep players and prospective recruits – otherwise known as... Read more
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ESPN
Clemson moves up, Bama stays No. 1 in post-spring Way-Too-Early Top 25Maguire sitting out the spring while he recovers from a broken ankle, redshirt
Clemson moves up, Bama stays No. 1 in post-spring Way-Too-Early Top 25
ESPN / Posted 20 days ago
Maguire sitting out the spring while he recovers from a broken ankle, redshirt freshman Deondre Francois gave FSU coach Jimbo Fisher plenty to think about heading into the summer. Francois completed 20 of 33 passes for 246 yards with two... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
ACC leaders lament conflicting NCAA decisions on satellite campswork the way that it was intended to work. Where do we go from here? I'm not su
ACC leaders lament conflicting NCAA decisions on satellite camps
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
work the way that it was intended to work. Where do we go from here? I'm not sure, but it wasn't a good start.” FSU coach Jimbo Fisher said incumbent starting quarterback Sean Maguire was “progressing well” from a broken ankle that kept him out of... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Several hot-button topics on the agenda at ACC spring meetingsof the entire recruiting process. ACC coaches generally fall in line with their
Several hot-button topics on the agenda at ACC spring meetings
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 21 days ago
of the entire recruiting process. ACC coaches generally fall in line with their SEC counterparts. Richt and Florida State’s Jimbo Fisher both believe coaches already spend too much time away from their families and do not need to be conducting camps... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Former FSU player Mario Pender reportedly resisted arrest during domestic disputePender were in the process of breaking up. Pender originally refused to walk t
Former FSU player Mario Pender reportedly resisted arrest during domestic dispute
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 22 days ago
Pender were in the process of breaking up. Pender originally refused to walk to the police car unless FSU football coach Jimbo Fisher and a supervisor were present. A sergeant was called to the scene and instructed Pender he was under arrest, and... Read more
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USA Today
Pender accused of choking woman, dragging her by hairphotographed by officers. Pender initially refused to get in the police car "u
Pender accused of choking woman, dragging her by hair
USA Today / Posted 22 days ago
photographed by officers. Pender initially refused to get in the police car "until a supervisor and (FSU head coach) Jimbo Fisher responded to the scene," court documents said. Pender eventually got into the car and was taken to the Leon... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
FSU's Mario Pender charged with domestic battery by strangulationhim to lose roughly 15 pounds. Pender was cleared to return to practice before
FSU's Mario Pender charged with domestic battery by strangulation
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 23 days ago
him to lose roughly 15 pounds. Pender was cleared to return to practice before the end of the season, according to coach Jimbo Fisher, but FSU was cautious to not rush him back. Pender did not practice this spring. Fisher said in April that... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
High-paying jobs in Florida? Gov. Scott says more work neededthey finish college. The two-day event will be held at Universal Orlando. Flor
High-paying jobs in Florida? Gov. Scott says more work needed
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 24 days ago
they finish college. The two-day event will be held at Universal Orlando. Florida State University head football Coach Jimbo Fisher, University of Florida head football coach Jim McElwain, and University of Miami head football coach Mark Richt... Read more
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Naples Daily News
High-paying jobs in Florida? Scott says more work neededthey finish college. The two-day event will be held at Universal Orlando. Flor
High-paying jobs in Florida? Scott says more work needed
Naples Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
they finish college. The two-day event will be held at Universal Orlando. Florida State University head football Coach Jimbo Fisher, University of Florida head football coach Jim McElwain, and University of Miami head football coach Mark Richt... Read more
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WCTV Tallahassee
High-Paying Jobs in Florida? Gov. Scott Says More Work Neededthey finish college. The two-day event will be held at Universal Orlando. Flor
High-Paying Jobs in Florida? Gov. Scott Says More Work Needed
WCTV Tallahassee / Posted 25 days ago
they finish college. The two-day event will be held at Universal Orlando. Florida State University head football Coach Jimbo Fisher, University of Florida head football coach Jim McElwain, and University of Miami head football coach Mark Richt... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
High-paying jobs in Florida? Scott says more work neededthey finish college. The two-day event will be held at Universal Orlando. Flor
High-paying jobs in Florida? Scott says more work needed
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 25 days ago
they finish college. The two-day event will be held at Universal Orlando. Florida State University head football Coach Jimbo Fisher, University of Florida head football coach Jim McElwain, and University of Miami head football coach Mark Richt... Read more
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The Advocate
Sources: LSU, Jimbo Fisher entered negotiations, but big-name figures, out-pouring of support saved Les Milesearly last week as the school’s president started to intervene even as negotiat
Sources: LSU, Jimbo Fisher entered negotiations, but big-name figures, out-pouring of support saved Les Miles
The Advocate / Posted 25 days ago
early last week as the school’s president started to intervene even as negotiations between LSU and Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher were ongoing, multiple sources have told The Advocate. The university began leaning toward keeping Miles as... Read more
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The Advocate
LSU AD Joe Alleva admits to making ‘inquiries’ with other coaches, but says LSU coach Les Miles ‘is our guy’wild week in Baton Rouge. The Advocate reported that representatives from LSU
LSU AD Joe Alleva admits to making ‘inquiries’ with other coaches, but says LSU coach Les Miles ‘is our guy’
The Advocate / Posted 25 days ago
wild week in Baton Rouge. The Advocate reported that representatives from LSU and representatives for Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher were in discussions as late as last week before the school decided to keep Miles, the 11th-year coach who has... Read more
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The Advocate
LSU Athletic Director Joe Alleva: Les Miles speculation at end of last season 'great wake-up call for everybody'to fall through as the school’s president started to intervene even as negotiat
LSU Athletic Director Joe Alleva: Les Miles speculation at end of last season 'great wake-up call for everybody'
The Advocate / Posted 25 days ago
to fall through as the school’s president started to intervene even as negotiations between LSU and Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher were ongoing, multiple sources told The Advocate. The university began leaning toward keeping Miles as early as... Read more
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CBS Sports
Ranking the top 25 Power Five college football coaches entering 2016he's still ranked this high because he does still have that national championsh
Ranking the top 25 Power Five college football coaches entering 2016
CBS Sports / Posted 26 days ago
he's still ranked this high because he does still have that national championship and two SEC titles under his belt. 6. Jimbo Fisher, Florida State (8): It says an awful lot about Fisher that a 10-3 season at Florida State last season counts as... Read more
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WTOK-TV Meridian
Ole Miss’ Freeze, Walls Win Celebrity Golf Challenge(Paul Johnson / Jon Barry) -10 1 stroke 2011 Georgia Tech (Paul Johnson / Jon
Ole Miss’ Freeze, Walls Win Celebrity Golf Challenge
WTOK-TV Meridian / Posted 27 days ago
(Paul Johnson / Jon Barry) -10 1 stroke 2011 Georgia Tech (Paul Johnson / Jon Barry) -11 3 strokes 2010 Florida State (Jimbo Fisher / Terrell Buckley) - 7 1 stroke 2009 South Carolina (Steve Spurrier / Sterling Sharpe) -12 1 (Playoff) 2008... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
FSU's Terrance Smith, Reggie Northrup and others get NFL shot as UDFAsand noted that the Chiefs did not draft a linebacker. Lamarcus Brutus, Safety
FSU's Terrance Smith, Reggie Northrup and others get NFL shot as UDFAs
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 29 days ago
and noted that the Chiefs did not draft a linebacker. Lamarcus Brutus, Safety The Buzz: Brutus did things, as coach Jimbo Fisher likes to say, the “old-school” way. He redshirted, contributed some on special teams as a sophomore, became a... Read more
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