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  1. These recruits exceeded expectations

    Corey Dowlar

    Recruiting and recruiting rankings are anything but an exact science. And sometimes, both miss on prospects that go on to be excellent. Florida State has had its fair share of those. Amid all the top draft picks and five-star talents, there have b...

    Blog | July 11, 2013
  2. Looking back at the 2013 draft class

    Corey Dowlar

    Florida State registered a nation-leading 11 NFL draft picks over the extended weekend. NoleNation takes a look back at how they were scouted coming out of high school. QB EJ Manuel Selected by: Buffalo Bills, No. 16 overall What people thought ...

    Blog | April 29, 2013
  3. Three Noles taken in draft's first round

    David M. Hale

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- There weren't many mock drafts that pegged EJ Manuel as the top quarterback available, but Jimbo Fisher had a hunch his guy would impress a few teams. Manuel's athleticism made him a popular prospect for teams looking to explo...

    Blog | April 26, 2013
  4. Has Fisher found his quarterback?

    Corey Dowlar

    Florida State has likely found its top target at quarterback for the Class of 2014. Head coach Jimbo Fisher, a quarterback guru by reputation, has typically gone out and identified his guy early in the process and steadily recruited him with a hig...

    Blog | February 22, 2013
  5. Top Florida State recruit sleepers

    Corey Dowlar

    NoleNation takes a look back at a few recruiting sleepers for the Seminoles from recent history: Bjoern Werner: Though he was a four-star recruit according to ESPN, he was only the 24th-ranked defensive end in the Class of 2010. What Werner turned...

    Blog | January 22, 2013
  6. Redshirt an unlikely option for Thompson

    David M. Hale

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Chris Thompson has been back out on the practice fields each day this week, crutches tucked under his arms and a smile on his face. The senior running back's season is over after he tore his ACL in the second quarter against M...

    Blog | October 26, 2012
  7. Optimism remains for Thompson

    David M. Hale

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- After Saturday's game, Florida State's players sang "Happy Birthday" to Chris Thompson. It wasn't emotional, Jimbo Fisher said. It was celebratory. "He was laughing," Fisher said. "But we didn't know the MRI by then." Thomp...

    Blog | October 22, 2012