Jameis Winston RUMORS & NEWS

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    FSU AD: “...We have no information indicating he (Winston) accepted payment for items reported to bear his signature...”

  • Herschel Walker: No vote for Gurley, Winston

    ESPN.com "If he had to cast his Heisman Trophy ballot today, 1982 Heisman winner Herschel Walker said he would not vote for either Todd Gurley or Jameis Winston. The former Georgia running back appeared Thursday on ESPN's "Paul Finebaum Show" and said that Florida State's Winston, who won the award last..." October 18

  • Signed Winston items top 2,000

    ESPN.com "An in-depth search of the verification page on the James Spence Authentication website reveals the company has authenticated more than 2,000 signatures by Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston, up from the more than 900 signatures that were found on the site's database earlier this..." October 17

  • Florida State gives way to 'Jameis State'

    USA Today "The embarrassment continues unabated at Florida State, a school that has put the need to win football games above all else, including an alleged rape, a Title IX violation and, pending an investigation, an NCAA rule that some schools still actually follow. The amazingly still-eligible Jameis..." October 17

  • Bo knows rejection: Winston ignoring advice

    ESPN.com "Bo don't know what Jameis is thinking. In an interview Tuesday on "The Jim Rome Show," Bo Jackson lashed out at fellow Heisman Trophy winner Jameis Winston, suggesting the star Florida State quarterback has ignored his advice even while his off-the-field incidents have escalated. "I really..." October 16

  • Fisher confident Winston didn't sign for pay

    ESPN.com "Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher said the university has spoken with the company that has authenticated more than 950 items with Jameis Winston's signature and is confident Winston did not receive money in exchange for autographing memorabilia. On Monday, ESPN.com's Darren Rovell and Mark..." October 15

  • Jameis Winston's attorney sends letter to FSU, says school not protecting QB's interests

    Orlando Sentinel "Jameis Winston's attorney sent a letter to FSU Tuesday arguing the school is failing to protect the quarterback’s interests. David Cornwell, Winston’s attorney, criticized Florida State’s Title IX investigation into a sexual assault allegation made against Winston. Cornwell called FSU’s..." October 14

  • Jameis Winston's best legal move may be to drop out of Florida State

    SI - College Football "As new reports by The New York Times and Fox Sports portray Florida State as impeding investigations into the alleged misconduct conduct of Jameis Winston and other football players, the school has reportedly informed Winston that he will face a disciplinary hearing into allegations that he raped..." October 12

  • Jameis Winston To Face FSU Hearing On 2012 Rape Charge

    ESPN.com "Florida State officials notified reigning Heisman Trophy winner Jameis Winston on Friday that he will face a disciplinary hearing into charges about whether he sexually assaulted an FSU student in December 2012. In a letter sent to Winston and his attorney on Friday and obtained by ESPN, FSU..." October 11

  • Florida State outlines Jameis Winston response in letter

    USA Today "With Florida State under investigation by the federal government, the school released a letter to supporters explaining its response after quarterback Jameis Winston was accused of a December 2012 sexual assault. "We did not want you to confuse our silence with idleness, a lack of caring or, as..." October 10

  • Jameis Winston's lawyer claims alleged victim asked for $7 million

    SB Nation "Winston's lawyer told Florida State officials of the claim in a letter obtained by TMZ Sports. The ongoing saga involving Jameis Winston and his alleged December 2012 sexual assault shows no signs of a clean resolution any time soon. TMZ Sports reported Wednesday morning that Winston's lawyer,..." September 24

  • Tony Dungy wouldn't draft Jameis Winston

    USA Today "Count Tony Dungy among those disembarking from the Jameis Winston bandwagon following the Florida State quarterback’s most recent disciplinary infraction. During an appearance on The Dan Patrick Show, the Super Bowl winning coach and current NBC analyst was asked whether he’d use a first-round..." September 23

  • Jameis Winston’s, FSU’s Bovada odds take precipitous drop

    College Football Talk "It was understood that, because of his one-game suspension, Jameis Winston‘s hopes of becoming just the second player ever to claim back-to-back Heismans had nearly been extinguished, Today, we have some unofficial data to back up that contention. And the contention that his team is no longer..." September 23

  • 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

  • Fisher: 'Miscommunication' led to Winston dressing out

    CBSSports.com "Jimbo Fisher blamed a staff "miscommunication" for Jameis Winston dressing out in his uniform, pads and helmet during Florida State's warmups Saturday night. Despite being suspended late Friday night for the entirety of the Seminoles' game vs. Clemson, Winston was spotted by cameras going..." September 22

  • Scout to Breer: Jameis Winston is a fraud

    NFL.com "It's not like these guys aren't trying. No one wants to land in the situation the Ravens or Panthers or Vikings, or even the Cardinals, found themselves in during this most embarrassing of NFL months. Beyond losing the player, or the brand damage, there's the matter of doing the right thing,..." September 19

  • FSU fans lash out at Jameis Winston 'snitches,' totally miss the point

    Fox Sports "Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston reportedly screamed a vulgar sexual phrase on campus and was suspended by the school for the first half of the Seminoles' games against Clemson on Saturday. The incident apparently happened in the middle of the student union on campus, in front of many..." September 19

  • Florida State continuing to investigate Jameis Winston

    CBSSports.com "Florida State is proceeding with a school investigation of Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback Jameis Winston related to the alleged rape of a fellow FSU student in 2012, an attorney for the woman told USA TODAY Sports. Florida State officials traveled to where the woman lives in early August to..." September 05

  • 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

  • FSU chips in on Winston's insurance

    ESPN.com "Jameis Winston purchased a $10 million disability and loss of value insurance policy, and Florida State is footing part of the bill. A Florida State spokesman confirmed to ESPN.com on Monday that the university is paying for the reigning Heisman Trophy winner's loss of value policy with the..." August 05

  • Jameis Winston stopped by police at gunpoint in 2012 incident

    USA Today "About five hours before Jameis Winston was involved in a BB gun "battle" that damaged the apartment complex where he lived in 2012, the Florida State quarterback was stopped by campus police at gunpoint and handcuffed for carrying a pellet gun on campus that he said he was using to shoot at..." July 31

  • Winston: Learned lessons last year

    ESPN.com "Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston said Sunday at the ACC's preseason kickoff that he'd learned some valuable lessons about the glare of the spotlight he's endured -- and in some cases, created -- during the past year. "I know I have to live up to the hype," Winston said. "If I'm even an..." July 21

  • Heisman winner Jameis Winston set to be honored July 5 in Hueytown

    Alabama.com "The cities of Bessemer and Hueytown have scheduled a "Jameis Winston Day" celebration for July 5 highlighted by a 6 p.m. presentation at Gilmore-Vines Stadium. The now-retired high school stadium where Winston finished his Golden Gopher career in 2011 will be the venue for those communities to..." June 25

  • Antonor Winston believes his son Jameis intends to play two more football seasons at Florida State

    Alabama.com "Bessemer native and Hueytown alum Jameis Winston has grabbed his share of headlines over the last 14 months. He set the college football world on fire with his record-setting redshirt freshman season that culminated in a Heisman and a BCS National Championship for Florida State by guiding a..." June 19

  • Disciplinary hearing held for Darby, Casher in Winston rape case

    CBSSports.com "Florida State University officials will hear from two witnesses and the accuser in the Jameis Winston rape case as part of a school disciplinary hearing. Florida State defensive back Ronald Darby and defensive lineman Chris Casher, both expected to be in the rotation for the Seminoles defense..." May 20

  • 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

  • Jameis Winston's father wants 24/7 handler for Heisman winner

    NFL.com "Despite Johnny Manziel providing a real-life, what-not-to-do blueprint for handling Heisman Trophy attention just a year earlier, the father of Jameis Winston doesn't think his son, his family, or Florida State University did an especially good job of grasping the level of scrutiny that was to..." May 13

  • Investigator says FSU's Jameis Winston avoided store security

    Fox Sports "Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston was cited last week for shoplifting and said it was an honest mistake, but the incident report released Monday stated he intentionally avoided store security. Winston was cited and subsequently suspended from the Seminoles baseball team until he..." May 06

  • Jameis Winston reinstated on FSU baseball team after shoplifting crab legs

    Orlando Sentinel "Jameis Winston was reinstated on the FSU baseball team Sunday after completing his community service obligations for shoplifting crab legs. “Winston is reinstated, yes," FSU coach Mike Martin said. "He finished his community service and as soon as he did, we reinstated him.” Winston was seen..." May 05

  • In wake of shoplifting report, Jameis Winston suspended from FSU baseball

    USA Today "Florida State baseball coach Mike Martin said in a statement Wednesday he has suspended pitcher and Heisman trophy-winning quarterback Jameis Winston from the Seminoles' baseball team "as a result of his citation" on Tuesday night. A report by Tomahawknation.com said Winston was cited for..." April 30

  • Jameis Winston arrested for shoplifting crab legs at Publix

    Tomahawk Nation "Florida State's Jameis Winston was arrested for allegedly shoplifting crab legs from Publix. Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston was issued a citation Tuesday for shoplifting crab legs from Publix, a misdemeanor arrest, according to multiple sources. Winston, the reigning Heisman Trophy..." April 30

  • 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 04

  • Can Jameis Winston play pro baseball in addition to football?

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "Football will always be Jameis Winston’s strength. He readily admits that. But baseball, as the sporting world is starting to find out, is legitimately something Winston loves as well. Winston and FSU’s baseball team faced the New York Yankees in an exhibition game on Tuesday. The Seminoles..." February 26

  • FSU's Winston soaks in Dallas trip

    Florida Today "Jameis Winston was in North Texas on Monday to accept the Davey O’Brien Award as the nation’s top college quarterback. The Florida State star also managed a side trip to nearby Arlington to visit the Dallas Cowboys’ AT&T Stadium. That’s where the Heisman Trophy winner and the Seminoles will..." February 19

  • Jameis Winston draws pinch hit walk in college baseball opener

    College Football Talk "Florida State’s baseball season got underway Friday with a 13-2 victory over Niagara. Heisman Trophy quarterback Jameis Winston made his season debut but had to wait until the eighth inning to do so. Winston entered the game for a pinch hit opportunity and drew a walk to get on base. The ACC..." February 15

  • FSU QB Jameis Winston plans to play 2 more seasons

    CBSSports.com "Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston says he plans to play college football for two more seasons, according to a report by The Associated Press on Thursday. FSU coach Jimbo Fisher had said Wednesday he thought the Heisman winner would play for two more years. Many draft experts believed..." February 07

  • Fisher on Winston's remaining seasons: 'I think it will be two'

    CBSSports.com "Jameis Winston redshirted in 2012, meaning that after his 2014 sophomore season, his three-year wait will be over. He will be eligible to enter the 2015 NFL Draft. And with Winston the early front-runner to be selected with the No. 1 overall pick in that draft -- and a bet-the-mortgage lock to go..." February 05

  • Jameis Winston Eyes National Title in Baseball After Winning BCS Championship

    Bleacher Report "What does any Heisman Trophy winner do after he led his team to the national title? He tries to win a national title in another sport, of course. Fresh off of beating Auburn 34-31 in the BCS National Championship Game, Jameis Winston is preparing to take the diamond for the Florida State..." January 25

  • Kapler: 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