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Florida State football, recruiting news: Is WR Nyqwan ‘Noonie’ Murray the next Antonio Brown?

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44th President, Barack Obama, has FSU in the Sweet 16.

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Football:

Is Nyqwan ‘Noonie’ Murray the next Antonio Brown? Nyqwan Murray had a huge Orange Bowl. A former teammate thinks it’s possible—while preparing for his next venture in the NFL, former FSU wide receiver Travis Rudolph compared the FSU standout to the perennial All-Pro.

5th year senior, Nate Andrews, brings versatility and leadership to a loaded defensive backfield.

ESPN’s Jared Shanker says that it’s not unreasonable to expect Florida State to make the College Football Playoff a few times in a decade.

What are the weaknesses for each Top 25 team entering the spring?

Underappreciated late but still underwhelming best describes Florida State's offensive line a season ago. If the unit stays healthy and can form some continuity, it will be better in the fall. There are no assurances that the group will significantly improve, however, and FSU no longer has Roderick Johnson anchoring the line at left tackle. -- Jared Shanker

I’m not sure the offensive line is the slam dunk answer to this question, even though most seem to think it is. What do you consider this year’s Achilles heel?

Is spring football boring? CBSSports’ Ben Kercheval thinks so and has five ways to fix it.

Who would win a 64 team style football playoff bracket? Spoiler Alert: FSU’s is in the final two.

Recruiting:

5-star Penn State commitment Micah Parsons is tentatively scheduled to visit for the spring game (VIP). The 5-star defensive end has been in constant contact with FSU Defensive Ends coach, Brad Lawing.

The 6-foot-3, 235-pound defensive end tells Noles247.com that is working on scheduling a trip to Tallahassee, likely for the April 8th Spring Game.

"Trying to," Parsons said on Tuesday.

If you’re wondering who’s next in #Tribe18 it might be one of these five recruits.

High four-star wide receiver, Joshua Moore has narrowed his list to 10:

Florida State remains in strong position for him.

Basketball:

Here’s everything you need to know about FGCU ahead of tonight’s match-up.

FSU open its NCAA title bid tonight at 9:20PM on TNT; here’s a schedule of all the games tomorrow via Tomahawknation’s CBlunt58.

How far do you have FSU advancing in this year’s tournament? I’ve got them advancing to the Sweet 16; coincidentally so does former President, Barack Obama:

Other Sports:

The bats were cold again, as FSU fell 5-2 to FGCU in the latest edition of 3 up, 3 down.

The softball team has beaten Florida Gulf Coast twice in the past couple days and added another big win over Cainisius Wednesday:

Alumni:

Former Seminole Basketball Player, Malik Beasley, is going to own a new poster soon: