Florida State Rumors & News

  • FSU lands commitment from 2019 CB Akeem Dent

    Orlando Sentinel "Akeem Dent wasn’t quite ready to call FSU his leader among colleges courting his services Friday morning at the conclusion of the Jimbo Fisher Football Camp. About two hours later, that was no problem as the former Pahokee star, who has transferred to Palm Beach Central, committed to the..." July 21

  • James Cook, brother of former FSU star Dalvin Cook, decommits from Seminoles

    Orlando Sentinel "James Cook, the younger brother of former star Florida State star Dalvin Cook, has withdrawn his commitment to the Seminoles. James Cook announced his decision on Twitter Tuesday afternoon, posting, “After talking it over with my family and coaches I feel like it would be in my best interest to..." July 04

  • FSU's Derwin James a mix of Reuben Foster, Jamal Adams

    NFL.com "With just 14 college games of experience, Derwin James is already regarded as one of the most talented defensive players in college football. But beyond his on-field ability, the Florida State redshirt sophomore is drawing impressive comparisons for his intangibles, as well. In that regard,..." May 10

  • FSU's Jimbo Fisher: 'I was an a--hole' during spring practices

    Tallahassee Democrat "Jimbo Fisher knows he’s not a nice man on the practice field. He’s not supposed to be. The Florida State head coach is paid to win football games. Lots of football games. And being buddy-buddy with his players is the absolute least of his concerns. If you doubt that, just stand outside..." April 14

  • Four-star cornerback Asante Samuel Jr. commits to FSU

    Tallahassee Democrat "Florida State has landed a commitment from 2018 Ft. Lauderdale (Fla.) St. Thomas Aquinas four-star cornerback Asante Samuel Jr.. Samuel had a final two of FSU and Miami, but chose the Seminoles on Thursday afternoon. Despite his lack of size, the The 5-foot-9.5, 166-pound cornerback has more..." April 13

  • Auburn lands Florida State grad transfer Wilson Bell

    Alabama "Auburn added more immediate help across the offensive line on Friday. Wilson Bell is transferring from Florida State to Auburn as a graduate transfer, AL.com has confirmed. The news was first reported by 247Sports. Bell, who prepped at Blount High School in Mobile, will have one season of..." April 08

  • Former FSU star Myron Rolle lands neurosurgery residency at Harvard

    Sporting News - NCAAF ""Student-athlete" is a term the NCAA insists be applied to everyone participating in college sports, no matter where academics rank among their priorities. Few have been more worthy of the moniker than Myron Rolle. The former Florida State safety learned Friday that he has been accepted for a..." March 18

  • Jimbo Fisher used a perfect motivational tactic to call out players this offseason

    CBS Sports "At most places, 10-3 is a season to be celebrated. At Florida State, last year’s 10-3 ended up being more of a surprising rebuild after a 3-2 start (which, in its own way, still says a lot about the state of the program). Part of that project was getting 100 percent effort out of every player...." March 08

  • Florida State interceptions leader to miss spring ball

    College Football Talk "Florida State played the majority of last season without star defensive back Derwin James. One of the reasons the Seminoles managed to stay the course and win the Orange Bowl was the play of sophomore Tarvarus McFadden. James is back and healthy… just in time for McFadden to exit the..." March 06

  • Nation's No. 1 DT Marvin Wilson commits to Florida State

    College Football Talk "In a somewhat surprising move, 5-star defensive tackle Marvin Wilson announced a commitment to Florida State on Wednesday afternoon. Wilson ranks as the nation’s No. 6 overall player and the top-ranked defensive tackle, according to the 247Sports Composite rankings. He hails from Houston’s..." February 02