The Daily Chop Sept 30, 2015
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Seminoles Hungry to Return to Field This Weekend
Warrick Dunn Headlines ACC’s 2015 Class of Legends
FSU's defensive success can be traced to winning early downs
Third Down Key To Florida State's Defensive Resurgence
Examining encouraging signs and alarming trends for FSU's offense
Video: FSU WR Bobo Wilson says offense has improved chemistry after bye week
Seminoles have history of success coming off bye weeks
Fisher has found success following byes
Jimbo Fisher: FSU's wide receivers 'have tons of room for improvement'
FSU 9/29 Practice Report
FSU practice report: Wake Forest preparations continue
VIDEO: Jimbo Fisher Florida State practice interview 9/29
FSU Seminoles punter Cason Beatty finds new focus
FSU notebook: Derrick Kelly to get first career start at right tackle
FSU defensive end Lorenzo Featherston progressing well but still questionable
Film Study: Ernie Sims breaks down FSU defense
Florida State - TeamReport
FSU visit off for four-star WR
Noles' Defense In For A New Test Against Pass-Heavy Wake
Can pass-happy Wake Forest test FSU's secondary?
No. 11 FSU to put pressure on Wake Forest offensive line
Deacons must protect QB
Video: FSU's Jimbo Fisher on preparing for Wake Forest
Clawson: "We want to be congratulated for winning."
If available, Wolford to start vs. Seminoles
Florida State vs. Wake Forest Complete Game Preview
Florida St.-Wake Forest Preview
Florida State vs. Wake Forest College Football Week 5 Preview, TV Schedule, Prediction
Florida State Basketball Coach Leonard Hamilton Ready To "Let Process Take It's Course"
#TRICKSHOTTUESDAY: FLORIDA STATE'S IVEY SLAUGHTER MAKES RIDICULOUS BASKET
Seminoles Win Jacksonville Classic
Florida State women win JU golf tournament
Connolly and Crowley Earn National and ACC Honors
'NOLES IN THE PROS:
Bills rookie CB Ronald Darby leads NFL in key defensive statistic
Former Florida State RBs Devonta Freeman, Karlos Williams thriving in NFL
Rhodes Passes First Stage Of Concussion Protocol
Vikings optimistic about Xavier Rhodes playing this weekend
Buccaneers feel they're on right track with Winston
Is Jameis Winston progressing the way he should?
Yankees' Stephen Drew may be done for the season
Stephen Drew's immediate future in doubt with Yankees
Prospect on the Rise: Luke Weaver, RHP, St. Louis Cardinals
10 YEARS AGO FSU IN THE CHOP:
Bowden keeps the critics quiet by adding to wins
Reid Expected Back In Lineup
Though senior WR Willie Reid is expected back in the starting lineup on Saturday after missing two games with a knee sprain suffered in the opener against Miami, his status as a punt returner remains uncertain.
TV is holding up FSU-'Bama game
Florida State and Alabama still are working on the details of a 2007 neutral-site game in Jacksonville that would be Bobby Bowden's first meeting as a head coach against the program he grew up following.
No. 8 FSU Falls For The Eighth Straight Time By One Goal To No. 7 UVA
Seminoles still can't find a way to solve the Cavs as Virginia gets a 1-0 win on Rostedt goal.
Dockett vows to do more
Rockets G Sura undergoes arthroscopic knee surgery
2005 Top 20 Prospects: California League
10. Eddy Martinez-Esteve, of, San Jose
ATLANTIC COAST CONFERENCE NEWS
LISTEN LIVE WEDNESDAY: ACC FOOTBALL COACHES TELECONFERENCE
10:40 Jimbo Fisher
ACC ANNOUNCES 2015 CLASS OF FOOTBALL LEGENDS
Swinney hopes Tigers avoid Notre Dame's 'papal power'
Dabo Swinney says Clemson must build its resumé
The incredible underdog story of Clemson's Tony Elliott
Duke’s defensive line improvement starts in the interior
Georgia Tech might still win the Coastal, but that’s about it
U of L defense keeps up hot interception pace
'Canes insist they're not looking past Cincinnati to FSU; Portis honored
Cincinnati to start record-setting QB against Miami Hurricanes
UNC tries to ignore Atlanta futility approaching trip to Georgia Tech
UNC hasn’t won at Georgia Tech since 1997
UNC QB Marquise Williams “excited for another opportunity” against Georgia Tech
Fixing defensive line’s woes key for Tar Heels
Dave Doeren: 'Everything we're trying to be about as a team is elevating our program'
State's Jacoby Brissette previews the Wolfpack's Saturday game with Louisville
5 things about NC State (U of L's next foe)
Pitt's Boyd added to Biletnikoff watch list after preseason omission for DUI
How does Syracuse football look through four games?
Hokies seek remedies before Pitt arrives to begin ACC slate
Virginia Tech defense struggling against mobile quarterbacks
As Hokies enter ACC play, running back carries remain split
Pitt hosting Midnight Madness-like event for basketball teams on Oct. 9
ESPN analyst Jay Williams will emcee the event, which is being called #ZooAfterHours.
Syracuse basketball offers scholarship to five-star Kevin Knox II, son of former Buffalo Bills draft pick
2016 center Sam Japhet-Mathias commits to Wake Forest
Cavalier pitchers key on in their command
Virginia issued 280 free passes. The 4.11 per nine innings ranked 196th nationally. (The ‘Hoos were 36th in that category in 2014.) Now enter a slew of new arms this fall to help replace Nathan Kirby, Josh Sborz and Brandon Waddell. Their main goal? Throw strikes.
OTHER FOOTBALL/BASKETBALL/BASEBALL/MISC NEWS:
The Bottom 25, Week 4: You can go home again, Virginia
Spike in targeting ejections is a cause for concern in college football
Meet College Football's 2015 Dark-Horse Playoff Contenders
It’s true, college football games are too long
How chrome helmets became college football’s latest fad
Is selling beer at college football games good or bad?
Nick Saban thinks 20 percent of college football fans are 'bad fans'
UF notebook: Tackling drills
Sideline incident at UF matured Taylor
Florida Gators’ hosting of Ole Miss conjures famous Tim Tebow speech
Georgia's Jeremy Pruitt recruited a few stars to Alabama, kinda wishes he hadn't now
Five October storylines for UK football
Missouri's Mauk, Cuellar suspended indefinitely
Missouri quarterback Maty Mauk and backup tackle Malik Cuellar have been suspended indefinitely by the school for violating team rules and will not participate in the Tigers' (3-1, 0-1 SEC) home game against South Carolina (2-2, 0-2) Saturday.
Hard to determine how good No. 6 Notre Dame is after 4 games
Brady Quinn previews Notre Dame-Clemson
Notre Dame searches for big plays on big stage
Notebook: Wimbush's flash stirs possibilities for Notre Dame
Why Notre Dame won't join a conference anytime soon
USC LB commit Daelin Hayes still plans to visit Notre Dame again
First UF basketball practice Friday
New Gators basketball coach reminded of Billy Donovan’s legacy every day
NCAA bans SMU from 2016 postseason, Larry Brown for nine games
Larry Brown is punished again, and should anyone be surprised?
National reaction: SMU should fire Larry Brown; sanctions will cause dent in recruiting
NCAA's severe sanctions make SMU model of holding coaches accountable for entire program
Brown unhappy with NCAA investigation reports
USC baseball team gets immediate help with highly regarded recruiting class
SPORTS IN THE COURTS:
Georgia WR McKenzie accused of making 'terroristic threats'
Police say Georgia receiver Isaiah McKenzie is alleged to have made "terroristic threats" at an Athens restaurant.
MISC COLLEGE/PRO SPORTS NEWS:
Five observations on Week 3 in the NFL:
Bucs’ LB Kwon Alexander a Rookie of the Week candidate
Jon Gruden revealed as the highest paid ESPN personality
Nike dragged deeper into Lance Armstrong mess
10 YEARS AGO IN THE CHOP:
Coach K lands talk radio deal
Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski is adding "talk radio host" to his resume thanks to a deal with XM Satellite Radio.
Harris Interactive poll is a total joke
New polls are same as old polls
The theory was a good one -- on paper. Ban preseason college football polls.
Leak Yet To Be Picked Off
ESPN back in the Midnight Madness business
Midnight Madness, the hoopla surrounding the official start of college basketball practice, will return to ESPN next month after an eight-year absence.
Report: Strawberry charged with filing false police report