As Jeremy Pruitt installs his defense at Florida State, the Seminoles' players are watching film of Pruitt's old school, Alabama, and liking what they see.
DTs Everett Dawkins and Anthony McCloud know they have a dirty and unglamorous job, but they do it with aplomb.
Florida State's game at Virginia Tech on Thursday figures to be the most hostile environment they'll face this season, and the Seminoles haven't been nearly as dominant as they are at home.
Florida State found itself in a familiar place -- struggling with penalties and a hostile environment, but used lessons learned in the NC State loss to survive in South Florida.
Florida State is trying to avoid Saturday's loss to NC State to affect the rest of the season.
FSU's Cornellius Carradine made the biggest play of the game when he forced a fumble, leading to Christian Jones' touchdown to put the Seminoles past USF