The rivalry between brothers Vince Williams and Karlos Williams has made things eventful at Florida State. But that rivalry proved beneficial in the ACC championship game.
With 10 starters possibly departing after this season, the Florida State defense got a glimpse of what its future might hold, as youngsters Karlos Williams and Mario Edwards Jr., performed well in the ACC title game.
Florida State still has an ACC championship and a bowl to play for, but that didn't stop Jimbo Fisher from fielding questions on the state of coaching in college football.
Florida State took an emotional beating in the loss to Florida, and getting over the game mentally might be the biggest hurdle in the way of an ACC title.
FSU hung with the No. 4 team, but also had its fatal flaws exposed. The Seminoles still have much to play for, but the loss to Florida, for better or worse, defines the 2012 season.
James Wilder Jr. had one big run when it counted, but the rest of the Florida State run game left a lot to be desired Saturday -- and raised questions for the future.
Against Duke, Florida State sophomore backs Devonta Freeman and James Wilder Jr. proved they could carry the load without Chris Thompson.
The ghosts of Florida State's second-half collapse against NC State were present against Duke when Jimbo Fisher huddled his starters around him and demanded more even with the game in hand.
These aren't your father's or even your older brother's Blue Devils. Duke will face Florida State in a surprising showdown of ACC division leaders.
Chris Thompson and Bjoern Werner lead NoleNation's midseason awards.
Florida State hasn't been tested with an FBS opponent before entering ACC play this week -- as a result, much of its playbook hasn't been dusted off yet.