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Florida State football, recruiting news: Could Derwin James play cornerback?

FSU’s Annual Garnet & Gold game is only 5 days away.

NCAA Football: Florida State Spring Game Logan Bowles-USA TODAY Sports


The ACC’s most versatile defender is back, healthy & ready to dominate at cornerback?

James played all his first-team reps at safety, then took all the second-team reps at cornerback. “All of a sudden, he’s breaking on balls, and after about a practice he looks like he’s been there forever,” Fisher said. “Maybe there’s a niche you can use him there when you have to.” “At safety, I’m the last line of defense. At corner, I know there’s a safety behind me so I can be way more aggressive,” said James, who'll be a redshirt sophomore come fall. “There are different steps and different techniques. I can’t look at the quarterback anymore. At corner, I have to look at the receiver.”

The All-American safety made Pro Football Focus’ list of best third-year players (insider)

Meanwhile Cam Akers made ESPN’s Recruiting Director, Tom Luginbill, list of freshman stars. (insiders)

“On Your Knees” that didn’t come to fruition in the 2013 Orange Bowl but FSU will be seeing NIU again in 2018.

Florida State has been battered and bruised all spring but they got some key players back this past Saturday.

Here’s a photo gallery of the latest spring practice.

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Florida State is firmly entrenched in this local bluechip linebacker’s top 6.

Some unfortunate news as 5-star DT Taron Vincent has committed to Ohio State.

A bunch of recruits were on hand this Saturday to check out FSU’s practice.

2019’s top ranked Defensive Tackle was in attendance:

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A rough weekend on the diamond as Florida State was swept by UNC at home.

To make matters worse FSU’s all-american shortstop was suspended.

Meanwhile #1 Softball continues to dominate in unprecedented fashion:

If you’re wondering which might be the next FSU team to win a national title these ladies might be the answer to your inquiry.

Fourth-ranked Women’s Golf won the Clemson Invitational.


Former FSU basketball player Malik Beasley is done with his assignment & will be joining the Nuggets for the rest of the regular season.