Tomahawk Nation readers are voting on the All-Jimbo Fisher Team (Florida State edition). To be eligible, a player must have played for head coach Jimbo Fisher (2010-2013). The qualifications are completely up to you. Do you value overall numbers, or fleeting greatness?
We are picking a kicker and a punter. The punter is obvious, but the kicker might be very hard. Here are the names and their media guide biographies.
Dustin Hopkins 2009-12
Lou Groza Award Finalist
Walter Camp All-American (First Team)
ESPN.com All-American (First Team)
CBSSports.com All-American (First Team)
Pro Football Weekly All-American (First Team)
Athlon Sports All-American (First Team)
AP All-American (Second Team)
SI.com All-American (Second Team)
Capital One Academic All-American (First Team)
All-ACC (First Team)
Coaches All-ACC (First Team)
ESPN.com All-Conference (First Team)
Phil Steele Postseason All-ACC (First Team)
College Football News All-ACC (First Team)
Under Armour Senior Bowl Selection
2012: Set a new NCAA career scoring record for kickers (466 points)...established new NCAA, ACC and FSU records with 88 career field goals...his 88th career field goal in the Orange Bowl win over Northern Illinois pushed him past Georgia's Billy Bennett (87, 2000-03)...posted 140 points to set a new ACC all-time single season scoring mark... single-handedly outscored five of FSU's opponents this season (Murray State 15-3, Savannah State 7-0, Wake Forest 10-0, Boston College 15-7 and Duke 12-7)...ACC scoring leader among kickers with 10.0 ppg...kicked a career-best 56 yard field goal against Duke...converted all five of six field goal attempts of 50+ yards...made over 93 percent of his combined kicks (PAT and FG's 290- 319)...became the Seminoles' all-time leader with 290 career kicks made (202 PAT's and 88 FG's)...is one of only four kickers in school history who has made 200 or more kicks and the only one who has made 250 or more kicks...his 202 career PAT's are a new FSU mark, established after his final conversion in the Orange Bowl...set new career-highs in FG made (25) and attempted (30)...has kicked at least one field goal in 46 career games to set the all-time NCAA record, previously held by Blair Walsh of Georgia (45, 2008-11).
Roberto Aguayo 2012-present
Lou Groza Collegiate Place-Kicker Award Winner
Associated Press All-America First Team
Walter Camp Football All-America First Team
USA TODAY Sports All-America First Team
CBSSports.com All-America First Team
Lindy's USA TODAY Sports All-America First Team
SI.com All-America Honorable Mention
College Football News Freshman All-America First Team
Athlon Sports Freshman All-America First Team
Sporting News Freshman All-America First Team
Coaches All-ACC First Team
All-ACC Second Team
2013: Redshirt freshman kicker had one of the most prolific kicking seasons in FSU, ACC and college football history...become the third Seminole to win the Lou Groza Award given to the nation's top kicker...collected several All-America honors and All-ACC accolades...broke the national record for points by a kicker in a season with 157 points...old mark was 156 by Oklahoma State's Quinn Sharp in 2012...set new record for single season scoring in both FSU and ACC history...outscored 8 of FSU's 14 opponents by himself this season...made 115 of his 116 kicks (.991)...went 94-94 on extra point attempts to set the NCAA record for most extra points made in a season without a miss....the highest scoring kicker in the nation and the third-highest scoring player overall (11.2 ppg)... made 94 extra points to set a new ACC and FSU record for single-season PATs (old record - 67, Scott Bentley, 1995)...converted the first 70 kicks of his career - 12 field goals and 58 PATs - setting a new FSU record for consecutive kicks made to begin a career before missing a 43-yard field goal at WF...converted 21 of 22 field goal attempts...kicked a career-long 53-yard field goal against Syracuse...named ACC Specialist of the Week after kicking two field goals and five PATs against Nevada...scored a career-high 15 points on six PATs and three field goals at Clemson...named the Lou Groza Star of the Week on Oct. 21...scored 14 points on a career-high and ACC-record-tying 11 PATs and a field goal against Idaho...made three field goals at Florida including 49- and 40-yarders...scored nine points versus Duke in the ACC Championship Game, nailing a 45-yard field goal and drilling six PATs...drilled 35-yard field goal in the first quarter to give FSU a 3-0 lead in the BCS National Championship Game against Auburn...also connected on a 41-yard field goal in the third quarter and made all four of his point after attempts to tally 10 points...his PAT following Kelvin Benjamin's game-winning touchdown with 13 seconds left in the game gave him sole possession of the national record for single-season points by a kicker.
Shawn Powell 2008-11
Florida State's first consensus All-American punter and the school's all-time leader in multiple punting categories as a three-year starter... Football Bowl Subdivision national leader with a 47-yard average as a senior...fifth all-time in the Atlantic Coast Conference in career punting average (44.2 yards per punt).
Consensus All-American punter earning first-team All-American honors from the Walter Camp Foundation and the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA), as well as ESPN.com and Rivals.com...selected first-team All-ACC (the first in FSU's 20 years of league membership)...winner of the College Football Performance Awards 2011 Performer of the Year Award...was the CFPA Performer of the Week once and a five-time honorable mention choice in 2011Football Bowl Subdivision national leader with a 47-yard average...punted 57 times for 2,681 yards...had 24 punts of 50 or more yards with at least one 50-plus yarder in nine of 13 games...23 punts downed inside the 20 which included 14 inside the 10-yard line - a staggering total...forced seven fair catches...finished his career as FSU's all-time leader with a 44.2 average (168-7,424), smashing Rohn Stark's previous mark of 42.7...ranks fifth all-time in ACC for career punting average...set the single-season school record for average (47.0)...did not have a punt blocked in 168 career attempts...with the help of an outstanding coverage unit, Powell's 41.28 net average also ranked second in the nation... six of his punts carried 60 yards or more, including a career-long 69-yard effort against No. 1 Oklahoma... averaged 50 yards or more in four games (Oklahoma, Maryland, Miami, Virginia) with a school record single-game high average of 54.8 against the Hurricanes... in all, 63 percent of his punt attempts went unreturned...first Seminole punter to earn All-American distinction since Stark in 1981...selected ACC Specialist of the Week three times, leading all conference players in that category this season.
Cason Beatty 2012-present
Seminoles starting punter the last two seasons...improved his average by nearly three yards this year (38.3 to 41.1)...only surrendered two touchbacks in 2013 and four in his career...12 of his 42 punts were downed inside the 20-yard line...best game came versus Duke in the ACC Championship where he had a career long 59 yard punt and two of his four punts downed inside the 20 while playing in his hometown of Charlotte...tied a career high with six punts, with two downed inside the 20, at Wake Forest...matched career high with six punts for a career high 257 yards (42.8 average) versus Auburn in the BCS National Championship Game including a 55-yard punt...had six punts of 50 yards or more...did not have a punt blocked.