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Florida State football, recruiting news: Seminoles race to the recruiting finish line

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL: DEC 06 Willie Taggart Introduction Photo by Logan Stanford/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images

Football

New Florida State running backs coach Donte Pimpleton took some time to hang with his squad.

FSU’s defense cracked the top 14 in yards per play this past season, just ahead the Hurricanes.

Recruiting

The National Signing Day Nolecast is here, and Bud and Ingram broken down the predictions for the remaining Seminole targets.

Make sure to catch the update on Florida State’s recruiting class, a break down of the 2018 class, and what it still needs.

The ’Noles extended an offer to 4-star c/o 2019 offensive tackle Will Putnam from Tampa (Fla.) Plant. Putnam is the No. 16 OT in the class and the No. 15 prospect from Florida.

Alumni

With the Philadelphia Eagles’ win at Super Bowl LII, NFL ’Noles Timmy Jernigan and Ronald Darby are the first Seminoles to have won a Natty title and Super Bowl together.

Ronald Darby has gone from making moves in the ACC to making moves in the NFL.

Houston Texans star J.J. Watt recently won the Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year award for his dedication to serving the community, and he attributed his inspiration to former Florida State safety-turned-doctor Myron Rolle.

Rolle began his own foundation while at FSU dedicated to the support of health, wellness, educational and other charitable initiatives throughout the world that benefit children and families in need.

Other Sports

An update on men’s hoops ACC Selection Sunday outlook shows that while FSU is more than likely to make it, there is still a lot of work to do.

Star FSU baseball juniors Tyler Holton and Jackson Lueck were named preseason All-Americans by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association Monday afternoon.

Florida State tennis had a huge weekend and defeated the rival Florida Gators, who are also the defending NCAA Champs.