Jameis Winston RUMORS & NEWS

Jameis Winston

Position Quarterback
Height 6'4"
Weight 227 lbs
Birthplace Hueytown, Alabama
Current Team Florida State
  • Vick: Florida St.'s Winston 'future of the NFL'

    ESPN New York "Once considered one of the NFL's biggest stars, New York Jets quarterback Michael Vick says he thinks Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston could be the league's next big star. "I think he's the future of the NFL," Vick said of the Seminoles' Heisman Trophy winner, according to..." December 20

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    Jim Wyatt @jwyattsports

    ESPN draft analyst Mel Kiper Jr. just said on ESPN conference call he doesn't think there's a franchise QB in the 2015 NFL Draft

  • Buccaneers fans pick Marcus Mariota over Jameis Winston

    Bucs Nation "If it were up to Tampa Bay Buccaneers fans, Marcus Mariota would be the Bucs' starting quarterback next season. In yesterday's poll on Mariota and Jameis Winston, the Oregon quarterback came out ahead 78% vs. 22%. With nearly 2,750 votes, that's not a small sample of fans either. That outcome..." December 09

  • Jameis Winston -- Scaring Off NFL Agents

    TMZ.com "Jameis Winston is rubbing top NFL agents the wrong way -- with several top flight dealmakers telling TMZ Sports there's no way in hell they would ever consider signing the Heisman winner. Winston has been involved in all sorts of off-the-field drama during his short career at Florida State ......" November 16

  • Jameis Winston expected to enter NFL Draft, but won't drop out of FSU

    CBSSports.com "Some have suggested that Florida State star quarterback Jameis Winston might drop out of school as a way to avoid the institution's investigation into prior sexual assault charges brought against him, as well as an inquiry into whether he violated NCAA rules for being compensated for autographs,..." October 19

  • Scouts say Winston needs another year

    SI.com "When the news broke last week that Jameis Winston had been caught standing on a table and yelling a lewd obscene phrase in the Florida State student union, former Seminoles star Myron Rolle got a text message from Samari Rolle, his cousin and another former Florida State standout. “He needs to..." September 23

  • 2015 NFL Draft: Jameis Winston projected as No. 1 overall pick

    CBSSports.com "Like the swallows of Capistrano or spawning salmon returning to the rivers of their birth, hardcore football fans are instinctively drawn to mock drafts - even ones written before the season has even begun. Obviously there are going to be changes over the next nine months but after a few..." August 18

  • Jameis Winston expected as witness

    ESPN.com "Florida State star Jameis Winston, football teammates Chris Casher and Ronald Darby, and the woman who accused Winston of rape are expected to attend a disciplinary hearing for Casher and Darby on Tuesday, an attorney for the accuser confirmed to ESPN.com. "My client will be present," Baine P...." May 20

  • FSU Investigates Jameis Winston, Charges 2 Teammates In Rape Case

    Deadspin.com "Weeks after leading the Florida State Seminoles to a national championship, quarterback Jameis Winston was quietly interrogated by university administrators, and two of his teammates were brought up on school conduct charges related to allegations that Winston raped a fellow student, according to..." April 03

  • Heisman Trophy winner Jameis Winston involved in benches-clearing brawl

    Hardball Talk "Jameis Winston, Florida’s State’s Heisman Trophy winning quarterback and reliever on the baseball team, was involved in a benches-clearing brawl in Tuesday night’s game against Florida. The fight started after Florida’s State’s D.J. Stewart tried to barrel over Florida pitcher Danny Young while..." March 26

  • Jameis Winston: I can be star in football and baseball

    New York Post "To a college freshman quarterback with both a Heisman Trophy and national title on his résumé, an exhibition baseball game would rank as cool but not spectacular, you might think. Yet to watch and listen to Jameis Winston Tuesday at Steinbrenner Field, you could feel just how much this meant to..." February 26

  • Jameis Winston named preseason All-American by Baseball America

    Sporting News "Jameis Winston's prowess on the football field is well documented, what with the Heisman Trophy and national championship and all. But he's a pretty good baseball player, too. How good? Well, Baseball America, perhaps the most respected national voice on college baseball, ranks the Florida..." February 04

  • Heisman winner's option of MLB vs. NFL ... or maybe both

    Fox Sports "The trickiest part of the conversation when trying to decide Jameis Winston’s best path between baseball and football is projection. This element is what makes scouting so difficult and, frankly, so inexact. In football, is he JaMarcus Russell, Vince Young, Tim Couch or Andrew Luck? In..." January 15

  • Jameis Winston's accuser to file civil suit against him, possibly FSU

    CBSSports.com "The woman who accused Florida State's Jameis Winston of raping her plans to file civil suits against Winston, the Tallahassee Police Department and possibly Florida State. "I want heads to roll," the woman's attorney, Pat Carroll, told ABC News. "Absolutely you're going to see a civil suit. You..." January 08

  • Jameis Winston jokes that he’d follow Jimbo Fisher to Texas

    SI.com "Candidates for the Texas job are dropping like flies, with Art Briles staying at Baylor and Jim Mora signing an extension with UCLA. But if Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher takes the Longhorns job after Monday’s BCS championship game, he could have a prized transfer coming with him — Heisman..." January 03

  • Florida State QB Jameis Winston named AP Player of the Year

    CBSSports.com "Jameis Winston has added yet another award to his growing collection. On Tuesday, the Associated Press named the Florida State quarterback as the college football player of the year. Winston already won the Heisman Trophy and was named the Walter Camp national player of the year, the Davey..." December 24

  • Jameis Winston wants to play in NFL and MLB

    USA Today "Long before Jameis Winston enrolled at Florida State, his dream was to play baseball and football at the college and professional levels. Winning the 2013 Heisman Trophy hasn't done anything to change those goals. Speaking to reporters late Saturday night after he won the Heisman in a..." December 16

  • Jameis Winston wins Heisman

    ESPN.com "Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston is close to a month away from playing for the national title, but he already has a prestigious trophy. At 19 years and 342 days old, Winston became the youngest Heisman Trophy winner when he was named college football's most outstanding player Saturday..." December 15

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    Corey Seidman @CoreySeidman

    If you're betting on Jameis Winston to win the Heisman you'd have to risk $15,000 to win $100 !

  • Winston says he knew he'd 'be vindicated'

    ESPN.com "Jameis Winston smiled and laughed Friday, posing for pictures with his fellow Heisman Trophy finalists and the big bronze statue he is expected to win Saturday night. And when it came time to answer questions from the media, the Florida State quarterback did so confidently and without..." December 14

  • Heisman a 'very close race' for second behind Jameis Winston

    USA Today "In a rare Heisman Trophy occurrence, the question isn't who will win the trophy this weekend – but rather by how wide a margin. Saturday night's Heisman ceremony is expected to serve as a coronation of sorts for Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston, who stands as the decided and..." December 14

  • Controversy will impact Jameis Winston's Heisman hopes

    NFL.com "On the official Heisman Trophy website, the mission statement says the coveted award goes to the "outstanding college football player whose performance best exhibits the pursuit of excellence with integrity." Unless you're incredibly naïve, you know that the last word -- "integrity" -- is going..." December 14

2014 NFL Draft Projections

# Team Player School/Team
1 Raiders Leonard Williams Southern California
2 Buccaneers Marcus Mariota Oregon
3 Jaguars Randy Gregory Nebraska
4 Titans Brandon Scherff Iowa
5 Jets Amari Cooper Alabama
6 Bears Landon Collins Alabama
7 Falcons Andrus Peat Stanford
8 Giants Dante Fowler, Jr. Florida
9 Redskins Ifo Ekpre-Olomu Oregon
10 Rams Todd Gurley Georgia

Draft order yet to be confirmed. Pick order based on current standings.


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