The mystery surrounding who would replace E.J. Manuel as the starting quarterback of the Florida State Seminoles may have been solved Wednesday when Seminoles quarterback Clint Trickett was released from his scholarship.
The Discover Orange Bowl is set for Tuesday evening with a highly anticipated matchup between the Florida State Seminoles and the Bowl Championship Series busters, the Northern Illinois Huskies.
The Discover Orange Bowl is less than a week away and both the Florida State Seminoles and Northern Illinois Huskies are scheduled to arrive in Miami Wednesday to begin final preparations for the game.
Playing this year’s Florida State Seminoles team can be tough enough if you have a completely healthy roster. But Maryland heads into Saturday’s game with a linebacker at quarterback and multiple players sidelined with injuries.
With 2:19 to go in Thursday night’s Florida State Seminoles versus Virginia Tech Hokies game; FSU was down and needed at least a field goal to win the game. FSU sent senior quarterback E.J. Manuel on the field and around a minute later, the Seminoles were celebrating.
The Florida State Seminoles can seal up a berth in the Atlantic Coast Conference Championship game Thursday night if they can pull out a road win against the Virginia Tech Hokies.
It’s been three years since a freshman quarterback named B.J. Daniels led South Florida to a 17-7 upset of the Florida State Seminoles. But FSU hasn’t forgotten and with a top five ranking this year and coming off a victory of then tenth-ranked Clemson, FSU is looking for revenge Saturday.
The Florida State Seminoles thumping of tenth-ranked Clemson over the weekend didn’t move the squad up in the polls, but on the national championship scene; the victory put FSU in the driver’s seat for a possible trip to Miami in January.
The Florida State Seminoles come into 2012 ranked seventh in the country and don’t figure to get much of a test for at least the first two weeks of the season.
If other conferences could be called for a penalty against the Atlantic Coast Conference, they’d likely be flagged for piling on.