| Jul 9, 2013
| 8:44 AM
Following Virginia Tech’s spring game April 20, sophomore tailback Michael Holmes joined three teammates on the interview-room podium. Little did anyone realize it would be his final appearance as a Hokies football player.
Outside a Blacksburg bar...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 3:26 AM
For the last week, as the Chopping Block gets ready for the upcoming football season, the blog has been doing a position-by-position breakdown of Florida State's roster by naming a preseason Most Valuable Player for each position group.
It hasn't been...
| Jul 1, 2013
| 4:06 AM
For the next week, as the Chopping Block gets ready for the upcoming football season, the blog will do a position-by-position breakdown of Florida State's roster, naming a preseason Most Valuable Player for each position group.
It doesn't promise to...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 4:46 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- College football teams take on the life of the players who fill their rosters. Those players often have varying roles, varying duties, varying obligations and varying ways of executing their individual jobs.
The successful teams and...
| Dec 28, 2012
| 4:40 PM
Football will be the most-watched programming during the final weekend of 2012. But there are offerings for fans of British drama, biblical history, Harry Potter and love stories. The highlights: 1. The weekend's biggest program is likely to be NBC's ...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 4:23 PM
Thanks to Tom Fallon for sending this out: Thursday Dec 27 - Holiday Bowl: UCLA v. Baylor - 9:00pm Friday, Dec 28 - Russell Athletic Bowl - 5:30pm Meineke Car Care Bowl of Texas: Minnesota v. Texas Tech - 9:00pm Saturday, Dec 29 - Pinstripe Bowl - West...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 2:43 PM
Here are five storylines to watch in the Atlantic Coast Conference this upcoming season:
Does Florida State have enough talent on defense to repeat?
The Buzz: There’s no question that no other program in the country has gone through as much...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 9:18 AM
Here are five ACC college football games to watch this upcoming season.
Florida State at Pittsburgh
Monday, Sept. 2
8 p.m.; ESPN
The Buzz: Florida State opens the season with a primetime Labor Day matchup against one of the newest additions to the...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 3:05 PM
Virginia Tech won't have a Thursday night home football game next season for the first time since 2001, while Virginia is set to play one of its most challenging football schedules in years, even though its slate includes just four road games.
| Jun 19, 2013
| 11:33 PM
When FSU offensive line coach Rick Trickett went to Wayne County High School in Jessup, Ga., to pay a visit to Malique Jackson, he was not there.
Much to the surprise of the veteran coach, Jackson was out on the golf course.
“Yeah, we had a golf...
| Jan 29, 2013
| 1:52 PM
Officials from the Big 12 wrapped up discussions Tuesday involving the future of the conference including the possibility of new bowl agreements that could feature at least one game in the state of Florida.
After meeting with athletic...
| Jan 8, 2013
| 4:30 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Florida State began the 2012 season as a top-10 preseason team. Late Monday night, after Alabama blasted Notre Dame in the national championship game, the Seminoles ended their year right there, as well.
FSU began the season ranked No....