Lots of 'Nole news today, so let's get to it.
The Quad Countdown: No. 36 North Carolina State - The Quad Blog - NYTimes.com
The Wolfpack hopes to maintain the momentum developed over last season's late rush to postseason play. As long as quarterback Russell Wilson remains healthy, anything is possible. The problem is they don't play a lick of defense.
Trickett proves ESPN blogger wrong | tallahassee.com | Tallahassee Democrat
Rick Trickett made certain that each of his offensive linemen had a copy. Rick also discusses how excited he is about this offensive line, how they have cut their body fat while getting bigger and stronger, how they are running 30- 110yard sprints, and his trip to the University if Iowa, who runs a similar zone blocking scheme. Trickett spoke with their staff, including their S&C Coach Chris Doyle who is very well thought of. He also discusses Aubrey Phillips a bit more.
The opportunity for Ochuko Jenije to distinguish himself this fall won't be limited to the football field where the junior is the frontrunner for the starting field cornerback position.
Orlando Sentinel - The main attraction: Bobby Bowden … and a couple of nuggets by Andrew Carter
Nobody can draw a crowd to a table quite like Bobby Bowden. He was one of four coaches who met with reporters during the first phase of day two of ACC Media days. Of course, as you may know, Bowden doesn't have feeling in part of his face, so his speech is a little offf.
Chantrant with a great interview with James Colzie, former FSU great. Really excellent job. Addresses fans getting angry about the defense.
Orlando Sentinel - Preseason ACC poll: Florida State picked to win the Atlantic by Andrew Carter
FSU picked to win the Atlantic.