The Daily Chop Oct 1, 2015
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#NolesTV: Practicing Patience
Florida State looks to win 26th ACC game
Jimbo Fisher Talks About How Golson Is Dealing With Critiques Coming Off Bye Week
FSU still searching for right mix along offensive line
Seminoles looking for offensive spark
FSU’s best shot at competing might be on the defensive side
Seminoles defense gets unexpected boost from Ro’Derrick Hoskins
PFF Ranks Josh Sweat Among Top Freshmen
FSU RB Mario Pender has surgery after suffering collapsed lung
FSU's Mario Pender out for extended period due to complication from collapsed lung
FSU running back Mario Pender has surgery on lung
New app pits UF Fans against FSU Fans
App promises to connect sports fans to the perfect social setting
Coach Jimbo Fisher attends Wakulla game to see Keith Gavin
FSU makes top eight for Nation's No. 1 OLB
FSU prepares for possible inclement weather at Wake Forest
FSU pass rush poses stiff test for Wake Forest
Wake Forest coach Dave Clawson praises FSU’s defense, weary of special teams returners
Behind Enemy Lines: Talking with Wake Forest
Wake Forest’s mini-dominance over FSU a distant memory
Clawson, Swan waiting for next moment
FSU Basketball Set Up For Success
Brandon Allen – From The Diamond to the Court
Talking with FSU's Montay Brandon
Sitting with Sue
Noles Baseball Adds 13 For 2016 Roster
'NOLES IN THE PROS:
Nearly half of all NFL players come from these 23 schools. With 56 players on the 32 rosters, Florida State tops the list of active players.
Falcons' Devonta Freeman provides great value as Matt Ryan pressure valve
The Agent: The Struggles of Mario Edwards Jr.
Adrian Peterson takes a shot at former QB Christian Ponder
Xavier Rhodes 'should be good to go' for Week 4 vs. Broncos
LB Werner comes up big in Colts' win
Jameis Winston, Cam Newton fans of each other's play
Bucs' Jameis Winston, Panthers' Cam Newton share parallels
Winston vs. Mariota: Who has had the better start?
Jameis Winston calls hit from Texans linebacker ‘cheap’
The latest on Yankees' Stephen Drew's scary medical problem
Buster Posey experiences a foreign feeling; Posey marvels at Kershaw
Brooks Koepka hopeful of qualifying for next year's Ryder Cup
10 YEARS AGO FSU IN THE CHOP:
Is FSU ripe for upset?
'Noles not looking past 1-2 Orange
Bowden fears Orange defense, led by ex-NFL defensive coordinator.
FSU defense even stingier in the second half
FSU Booster donations to go up again
If you want a good seat at Florida State football games, you have to pay the piper: a $55 to $11,000 contribution to the Seminole Boosters.
Barron may have tamed a Titan, but Strahan is a Giant challenge
WR Javon Walker : Receiver to undergo surgery next week
Seahawks: Warrick sits out
OTHER FSU NEWS:
FSU's medical school shares $17.5MM grant with UF
FSU College of Medicine Honors Faculty
ATLANTIC COAST CONFERENCE NEWS
ACC looks top-heavy again with only FSU, Clemson in Top 25
A look around the ACC: Week Four
Swofford talks about ACC prospects, UNC problems
Clemson-Notre Dame tickets available but expensive
3 reasons why Clemson will give rabid fans a win over Notre Dame
Key matchups for Notre Dame-Clemson
Dabo wonders: Pope’s visit a boon to Irish?
Duke Blue Devils selling discounted tickets as Hurricane Joaquin nears
Duke defensive back Cash adds another award
Duke coach David Cutcliffe praises Jeremy Cash
Despite slow start, Cardinals’ plan is to win out and become major factor in ACC race
U of L monitoring forecast for Saturday
Miami Hurricanes cannot overlook Bearcats with FSU up next
Miami Hurricanes brace for pass-crazy Cincinnati offense
Miami Hurricanes’ focus on nutrition has athletes feeling leaner, healthier
Is NC State real or a mirage? ACC play should provide answers
NC State’s Shadrach Thornton dismissed from football team after arrest
Senior running back arrested Tuesday night after hitting pedestrian with his moped
NC State’s Thornton not the only one left looking bad
Pitt, Virginia Tech will open ACC play Saturday -- and, yes, these games matter
Panthers coach Pat Narduzzi says he’s in agreement with Hokies’ coach Frank Beamer: More is on the line in conference play.
Syracuse QB Eric Dungey (head) and hybrid Erv Philips (lower body) 'looking good' to play against USF
Virginia Tech All-American CB Fuller recovering from knee surgery, done for the season
John Swofford comments on NCAA investigation of UNC
Jim Boeheim to Appeal 9-Game ACC Suspension: Latest Details and Reaction
OTHER FOOTBALL/BASKETBALL/BASEBALL/MISC NEWS:
5 things to watch in college football this week
College football offenses on record pace after first month of 2015 season
SEC Power Rankings, Week 4: Florida up; Auburn, Missouri down
Can a more confident Jake Coker do enough to win at Georgia?
Auburn reports revenue record with help of SEC Network payout
Gators to start Will Grier against Ole Miss, Treon Harris may play
Gators' Hargreaves, Ole Miss' Treadwell set for high-stakes showdown
UF notebook: Hargreaves' back not an issue
Gainesville was the scene of a (coaching) crime this weekend
Top ILB in country Mack Wilson has Gators on top
Is Georgia football caught between winning and winning right?
Herschel Walker on Leonard Fournette: 'He's better than I was'
American college football team under fire for performing cringeworthy haka
Arizona Wildcat players from a Polynesian background have reportedly been showcasing the haka since 2012. The problem is it’s not very good, and the other American players also join in.
Why Notre Dame's ACC deal was genius - 'I couldn't get Jesus tickets'
Urban Meyer looking for ways to get Braxton Miller the ball
Never forget, this is Urban Meyer's offense, regardless of the coordinator
Ohio State football makes a Kurt Rambis reference, and now Kurt Rambis knows it
OU football notebook: Brian Bosworth to be honored during game
UAB students vote yes to increase fees supporting return of football, rifle and bowling
Florida bar offers free beer until college football team wins a game
Finney-Smith becoming a leader for Gators
Reloaded UK basketball aims to finish job
'Buckeyes on the BlackTop' event planned for Oct. 8, get an early look at both teams
The pressure is off Oklahoma State and the Cowboys could be in position to surprise a few folks. OSU is among the top five teams which could be overachievers in 2015-16.
SPORTS IN THE COURTS:
Federal appeals court upholds ruling NCAA violates antitrust laws
NCAA cost of attendance ruling upheld in federal court, but deferred payments for athletes scrapped
NCAA appeal ruling yields uncertain future
Police won't pursue charges for Georgia WR Isaiah McKenzie after Chili's incident
Sandusky wants subpoena power to look into 2011 case leaks
Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky wants a judge to let him explore contacts between prosecutors and a judge who oversaw the grand jury that recommended he be charged with child molestation.
MISC COLLEGE/PRO SPORTS NEWS:
Bucs seek second home game away in $100M stadium renovation plan
A potential $100 million renovation project for Raymond James Stadium appears close to fruition except for three sticking points, including a request by the Bucs for the right to play two regular-season home games elsewhere every season, beginning in 2018.
Who's responsible for Jordan's Nike deal?
Bolts concerned about sloppy play as opener nears
10 YEARS AGO IN THE CHOP:
Super Bowl star nabbed on cocaine charge
Timmy Smith, who set a Super Bowl rushing record when he played for the Washington Redskins in 1988, has been arrested after allegedly trying to sell cocaine to an undercover drug agent.
Lions' Mike Williams excited to face hometown Bucs