TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/AP) — A violation of team rules has led to the suspension of two Florida State starters.
Linebacker Christian Jones and defensive end Eddie Goldman were suspended for one game.READ MORE: NFL Player Malik McDowell Bonds Out Of Jail, Charged With Public Exposure, Aggravated Battery
Coach Jimbo Fisher said the two will miss Saturday’s nonconference contest against Bethune-Cookman.
Fisher says Terrance Smith will start in place of Jones and Demonte McAllister will start on the defensive line.READ MORE: Miami Weather: Cooler, Pleasant Weather Continues Through Thursday
The coach did not go into details of the violations, but says, “It’s all correctable …. We have to abide by a certain set of guidelines.”
Jones has 43 starts and 13 tackles. Goldman became a full-time starter this year.
Starting defensive end Mario Edwards, Jr. will also miss Saturday’s game due to a hand injury. He has seven tackles and one for loss in 2013.MORE NEWS: Woman Struck, Killed By Train In Deerfield Beach
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