Despite a hard-fought first half, the surprise ACC coastal representative Duke didn’t stand a chance against the only undefeated team in the country. The Seminoles defense has allowed under 10 points seven times, this year, and only once did they allow over 17.
The best defense in the country (according to points allowed) expectedly destroyed the far less talented Duke...
Alabama linebacker C.J. Mosley and Florida State defensive back Lamarcus Joyner are among five finalists for the Bronko Nagurski Trophy for national defensive player of the year.
Also chosen as finalists by the Football Writers Association of America were Pittsburgh defensive tackle Aaron Donald, Missouri defensive end Michael Sam and Michigan State cornerback Darqueze Dennard....
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Sean Maguire could see meaningful snaps for FSU down the final stretch of the 2013 season. (Phil Sears/AP)
#2 FSU eyes 11th win vs. Idaho
It’ll be the final home game for Florida State seniors on Saturday as the second-ranked Seminoles face off against Idaho. Florida State is coming off of consecutive 59-3 victories over Wake Forest and Syracuse. The Seminoles are off to their...
Florida State defensive backs are young, talented and confident.
''I think we're one of the best secondaries in the country,'' senior Lamarcus Joyner said.
The numbers back up the Joyner's claim. The Seminoles are No. 2 in the FBS in yards passing allowed and No. 5 in pass efficiency defense.
Florida State has been getting it done with freshmen and sophomores...
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November 07, 2013
DALLAS (FWAA) – Florida State cornerback Lamarcus Joyner has been named the FWAA/Bronko Nagurski National Defensive Player of the Week for games of Oct. 19.
Joyner forced two fumbles, sacked the quarterback once, and intercepted a pass in the Seminoles’ resounding 51-14 Atlantic Coast Conference showdown victory at Clemson.
The 5-8, 190-pound senior from Fort Lauderdale...
No. 25 Florida State Seminoles (12-2) Coach Jimbo Fisher (fourth season, 31-10 at FSU and overall)Returning starters: 10, 6 offense, 4 defense, 0 special teamsRecruiting rank: 12Strength of schedule: 62 One of the most impressive things about coach Jimbo Fisher's three seasons in Tallahassee isn't his 31 victories, it's his 3-0 record in bowl games, including last...
Lamarcus Joyner said the decision wasn't that hard after all.
The defensive back wanted to return to Florida State for his senior season -- to earn his degree, to be a leader on defense and to improve his NFL draft prospects.
"It was a business decision," Joyner said. "It also gave me more motivation to come back to Florida State and get my degree, instead of feeling...
Florida State defensive star safety Lamarcus Joyner will return for his senior season in 2013. Joyner says he and coach Fisher have some unfinished business to take care of.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. Florida State was finding the end zone. The problem was that Clemson was doing the same thing, but faster, more often and with surprising ease.
FSUs defense was being picked apart after dominating its first three games, and now the Tigers got another touchdown to go up 31-21 midway through the third quarter.
The game appeared to be slipping away from FSU. But...
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I’m getting ready to dive out on a limb; albeit, a logical one. The reason being is that it’s somewhat rare for the average college football fan to name safeties on a team other than their own; but it’s possible (see: Eric Berry, Tyrann Mathieu). But there’s a safety floating around out there who’s in...