With FSU's coaching search over after five weeks, Florida State beat writers Curt Weiler and Wayne McGahee III recap the Seminoles' hiring of Mike Norvell, what impressed about his opening press conference, the beginning of his staff being created and where he needs to focus most with the Early Signing Period looming.
With big breaking news popping up Sunday afternoon as FSU head coach Willie Taggart was fired after FSU's 27-10 loss to Miami, FSU beat writers Wayne McGahee III and Curt Weiler break down the end of the Taggart era. What went wrong, what were the biggest missteps, what will be the lasting legacy of Taggart at FSU and who could the FSU administration pursue as the next head coach of the Seminoles?
With the season hanging in the balance, the FSU football team hosts Syracuse Saturday in its first home game in nearly a month. Rumors are swirling about the security of Willie Taggart's job and Wayne McGahee III and Curt Weiler address these rumors, talk about the importance of the Syracuse game and preview the matchup on this episode of the NoleSports Podcast.
With FSU set to kick off the second half of its season Saturday at Wake Forest, Wayne McGahee III and Curt Weiler set the stage for the game. How will FSU's defense stand up against Wake's potent passing game? How will the inclement weather forecast affect the game? How much of a tone-setter for the rest of this season is Saturday's game?
FSU beat writers Wayne McGahee III and Curt Weiler break down FSU's uninspiring performance in Saturday's 45-14 loss at Clemson, discuss the Seminoles' quarterback situation and look at Week 8 across college football.
After FSU's first truly comfortable win of the season, FSU beat writers Wayne McGahee III and Curt Weiler break down the state of the Seminoles through five weeks with the bye week on the horizon. Included discussion topics include Alex Hornibrook's first start and who should start at quarterback going forward, the offensive line struggles and some individual standouts against the Wolfpack. Wayne and Curt also make their picks against the spread for Week 6 across college football.
An improving Florida State team. An opponent in NC State that appears vulnerable. A home atmosphere that should be noticeably more hostile than last week's crowd. All of these signs are pointing to a favorable matchup for the Seminoles when they host NC State Saturday night. FSU beat writers Curt Weiler and Wayne McGahee III break down the matchup, why it lines up well for FSU and the factors that could cost the Seminoles the game.
For Florida State, it's another week, another critically important game. FSU beat writers Curt Weiler and Wayne McGahee III preview the Seminoles' home game against Louisville on the latest episode of the NoleSports Podcast.
FSU beat writers Wayne McGahee III and Curt Weiler discuss how the Seminoles couldn't get out of their own way with another late game collapse in Saturday's loss at Virginia, discussing tempo and James Blackman, among other topics. They also make their Week 4 picks against the spread as both look to bounce back from disappointing Week 3 showings.
The Florida State football team enters its first road game of the 2019 season as a touchdown underdog against a Virginia team picked to make its first ever ACC Championship Game appearance. Can the Seminoles' defense improve enough to limit UVA quarterback Bryce Perkins? What all needs to go right for FSU to pull the upset. FSU beat writers Wayne McGahee III and Curt Weiler break down the matchup.
FSU beat writers Wayne McGahee III and Curt Weiler give their thoughts on the surprise teams so far this season, the Heisman race, and then give their weekly picks against the spread for the Top 25 teams and the ACC.
In a game that was eerily similar to FSU's Week 1 loss to Boise State, the Seminoles narrowly escaped with an overtime win over ULM. The problem for the Seminoles is that not only did they not improve, they looked worse in a number of key areas. FSU beat writers Wayne McGahee III and Curt Weiler break down the Seminoles' defense, culture problems and the heroics of Cam Akers in the wake of the win that hardly feels like one.
FSU beat writers Wayne McGahee III and Curt Weiler return to preview the Seminoles' second game of the season against ULM. Do either of them think it's a competitive game? Where does FSU most need to improve from its loss to Boise State?
Things have somehow gotten even worse around Florida State since the loss to Boise State. Willie Taggart mentioned possible hydration issues while FSU center Baveon Johnson said the team wasn't conditioned well enough. FSU beat writers Curt Weiler and Wayne McGahee III break down the tough-to-defend comments and also make picks across college football for this weekend's slate.
FSU blew a pair of 18-point leads as a win the Seminoles needed badly over Boise State fell apart before their very eyes. FSU beat writer Wayne McGahee III and Curt Weiler felt it necessary to get an instant reaction on the loss that showed exactly how far away FSU still is from where it wants to be.
At long last, Florida State's 2019 season is finally here. The Seminoles open their 2019 campaign Saturday afternoon against the Boise State Broncos in Tallahassee. FSU beat writers Wayne McGahee III and Curt Weiler preview the sudden move of the game's location, break down the matchup and give their predictions for the game.