Jimbo Fisher expected some coaching attrition after an Orange Bowl-winning season. But seven new assistants have the Florida State fanbase wondering how 2013 will go.
It's never too early to look ahead, so here are five key positions the Noles must address in 2013.
For Florida State players and coaches who've worked to reach a BCS bowl, their enthusiasm is understandable. For fans and the college football world at large, however, this Orange Bowl has been met with a collective groan.
Chris Thompson and Bjoern Werner lead NoleNation's midseason awards.
Recruits say Michigan and Alabama have remarkably similar sales pitches. The key difference is pitchmen Brady Hoke and Nick Saban.
No. 13 Florida has its second big nonconference win in the past week and a half after cruising past No. 22 Texas A&M in Sunrise, Fla.
Even with its leading rusher out with an injury, Texas' running game proved dominant again. The Longhorns ran past Texas Tech to become bowl eligible.