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EVERYONE is talkin’ bout the ’Noles.

NCAA Football: Florida State Spring Game Melina Myers-USA TODAY Sports

Football

FSU defensive tackle Derrick Nnadi is visiting the Seattle Seahawks ahead of the NFL Draft.

Sophomore receive Tamorrion Terry has been tearing up the field since his high school days, and reportedly hit a top speed of 21.92MPH to catch up with running back Khalan Laborn on this play on Saturday:

SB Nation breaks down the top defensive backs in the country in Minkah Fitzpatrick and Derwin James, noting that both these players are the NFL’s modern DB:

“With Reshad Jones and T.J. McDonald, the Dolphins don’t necessarily need a safety. However, James is much more than just a single-position player. Miami can play James as a slot corner, as a roving linebacker and even as an edge rusher.James may get listed as a safety or a linebacker on an NFL team’s depth chart, but when he actually hits the field on Sundays pay attention to where he lines up. He’ll be everywhere.”

Although the 2017 season was, well what it was, FSU’s defense still showed some resistance:

This past weekend was simply incredible from start to finish:

Florida State QB Deondre Francois’ troubles were thought to be beyond a simple misdemeanor possession:

Just gonna leave this one here...

A quick observation from the Seminoles QB’s performances this past weekend:

Recruiting

The latest Nolecast recaps FSU’s spring ball and their huge recruiting weekend, which has led to the Seminoles having the new No. 1 recruiting class for the class of 2019.

https://www.tomahawknation.com/2018/4/16/17245478/three-star-defensive-back-renardo-green-commits-florida-state-harlon-barnett-willie-taggart-tribe19

4-star c/o 2019 defensive end Lloyd Summerall out of Auburndale (Fla.) Auburndale Senior High shows the Seminoles some love on Twitter. Summerall also has offers from Alabama, Auburn, UGA, and Clemson among others.

The legend himself shows some love to the new-look FSU program after their recruiting success (take note what site Bobby’s linking...).

Former FSU star and NFL Hall of Famer Deion “Primetime” Sanders also makes it known the #TaggartEra is here, and it’s here to dominate.

And “Prime” is making some recruiting appearances himself. Here he is with 4-star offensive linemen and recent FSU commit Dontae Lucas at Doak this past weekend.

Everyone is talking Seminoles’ recruiting, including a couple of NFL Hall of Famers.

Florida State recently got the commitment from 3-star cornerback Renardo Green from Wekiva High School; his film looks promising:

FSU’s at the top of the leaderboard so far in terms of ESPN Jr. 300 commitments:

Big time c/o 2020 wide receiver Leonard Manuel spurned the Hurricanes and is back on the open market:

Alumni

FSU alumni Dekoda Watson doing some good with the San Francisco 49ers.

Seminoles’ star QB and former Heisman winner, James Winston, received some good news:

Other Sports

After a rough patch, FSU baseball comes back with a DOMINANT pitching performance against the Stetson Hatters:

Ama Degbeon was a key piece to development of this women’s hoops program for many reasons.