Three-star defensive lineman Jeffery M’ba, a former Virginia commit and French native, announced that he’d be heading to Tallahassee for an official visit:
Im coming to Tallahassee for an Official visit the December 12-15 ! @FSUFootball— Hλιος (@jeffrey_mbaa) October 16, 2019
Junior Marvin Wilson has seen Florida State teams crumble in the face of adversity before, and now, he’s doing all he can to avoid that this season, including making his teammates run.
Hear from Wilson, Levonta Taylor, Amari Gainer and defensive coordinator Harlon Barnett here. (Do I get bonus points for using homonyms?)
In today’s “things that don’t surprise you but still sadden you” news:
FSU’s Jauan Williams has the worst PFF grade (36.1) among all Power Five offensive tackles, and Abdul Bello (37.4) is 275th out of 277 Power Five tackles.— Brendan Sonnone (@BSonnone) October 16, 2019
FSU, for a second year in a row, has the nation’s least desirable situation at left tackle:https://t.co/cA8jCUakAU
Wake Forest’s starting quarterback Jamie Newman is day-to-day, and so Sam Hartman might get the call instead. Hartman, apparently, has been thinking about last year’s loss to Florida State quite a bit.
Bleacher Report is predicting a seven-point victory for the Demon Deacons.
Two more former Seminoles are headed to the XFL, with running back Jacques Patrick getting a chance with the Tampa Bay Vipers and cornerback Marquez White heading to the St. Louis Hawks.
Is Jalen Ramsey going to pull off the legendary double D.E.N.N.I.S?
Ramsey has immense leverage over #Rams. Shouldn’t play a down for them until they make him the richest defensive player in football. Can use his back injury as an excuse & still collect game checks.https://t.co/HDwLwVD9nQ— Evan Silva (@evansilva) October 16, 2019
Florida State women’s basketball is being picked to finish third in the ACC.
Former Seminole basketball player Montay Brandon has signed with the St. John’s Edge of the National Basketball League.
Florida State women’s tennis is set to host the ITA Southeast Regional Championships this weekend.
As for FSU cross country, sophomore Erin Phelps and Yasmine Abbes were named ACC Women’s Performer and Freshman Performer of the Week for the second time this season, while redshirt freshman Jacob Holmes earned Men’s Performer of the Week honors.
Florida State University researchers have discovered a new geophysical phenomenon that they’ve dubbed “stormquakes,” aka when a hurricane or some other strong storm is powerful enough to spark oceanic seismic events.