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FSU’s Auden Tate hoping NFL values skill more than sprints

FSU’s Auden Tate hoping NFL values skill more than sprints

TALLAHASSEE — He didn't medal in the sprint portion of the underwear Olympics, also commonly referred to as the NFL scouting combine.Similarly, Auden Tate's effort in the 40-yard dash Tuesday at FSU's pro day elicited zero comparisons to Michae...
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Willie Taggart: 3-player QB derby would be ‘pretty cool’ for FSU

Willie Taggart: 3-player QB derby would be ‘pretty cool’ for FSU

Less than 48 hours before FSU begins spring practice, new coach Willie Taggart said he wouldn't mind seeing the Seminoles' anticipated quarterback duel blossom into a derby.Which is to say, he's eager to see how much redshirt freshman Bailey Hockman ...
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Who makes the playoff first: Jimbo, Mullen, Taggart or Richt?

Who makes the playoff first: Jimbo, Mullen, Taggart or Richt?

When college football's crazy coaching carousel stopped spinning, one question kept getting stuck in my head.Which team makes it to the College Football Playoff first: Mark Richt's Hurricanes, Dan Mullen's Florida Gators, Willie Taggart's Seminoles o...
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No one knows the importance of the mental game better than UT’s Makaleigh Dooley

No one knows the importance of the mental game better than UT’s Makaleigh Dooley

TAMPA — She couldn’t throw a strike.At the worst moments of her softball life, University of Tampa junior Makaleigh Dooley grappled with unimaginable demons.At random unexplainable moments, she became a pitcher who couldn’t throw a strike. Sometimes,...
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Buffalo, slayer of USF, stun FSU in women’s NCAA Tournament

Buffalo, slayer of USF, stun FSU in women’s NCAA Tournament

TALLAHASSEE — A week ago Buffalo was waiting to find out if it earned one of the final four at-large berths to the women's NCAA Tournament.Now the 11th-seeded Bulls are headed to the Sweet 16 for the first time in school history.Cierra Dillard ...
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March Madness Sweet 16: Breaking down Florida State-Gonzaga

March Madness Sweet 16: Breaking down Florida State-Gonzaga

Thanks to last night's 75-70 win over No. 1 seed Xavier, Florida State is in the Sweet 16 for the first time since 2011. That sets up Thursday's matchup against fourth-seeded Gonzaga in Los Angeles.Here's a quick breakdown of how the ninth-seeded Sem...
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Florida State stuns top seed Xavier, heads to Sweet 16

Florida State stuns top seed Xavier, heads to Sweet 16

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Florida State senior Phil Cofer knows the biggest key to making any comeback, especially in the NCAA Tournament.Don't get rattled.Now the Florida State Seminoles are on their way to the NCAA Tournament's round of 16 for the f...
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Florida knocked out of NCAA Tournament by Texas Tech in thriller

Florida knocked out of NCAA Tournament by Texas Tech in thriller

DALLAS — Keenan Evans keeps making big plays, extending Texas Tech's season — and his time with second-year head coach Chris Beard.They have another game with the Red Raiders headed to the Sweet 16 for the first time since 2005.Evans, who...
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Can Dan Mullen make the Florida Gators fun again?

Can Dan Mullen make the Florida Gators fun again?

GAINESVILLE – When Florida went through offseason workouts, coach Dan Mullen was right in the middle of it, running alongside his players in conditioning drills.So it shouldn't be a surprise that when the Gators opened spring practice Friday af...
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Two ex-Florida Gators reach plea deal in credit card fraud scandal

Two ex-Florida Gators reach plea deal in credit card fraud scandal

GAINESVILLE — Former Florida Gator linemen Jordan Smith and Kadeem Telfort both accepted plea deals Friday from the credit card scandal that ensnared nine football players last season.Both Telfort and Smith pled no contest to one third-degree f...
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