The Daily Chop Oct 1, 2010
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Plan In Place
Florida State completed the heavy lifting during Thursday's practice and now turns its focus to executing winning plan on ACC road trip to Virginia.
Daily Report: September 30
FSU, UVa reignite rivalry
Virginia is a game the 'Noles must win
Trend Florida State wants to reverse: Early offensive success without points
FSU Impressed With UVA Play This Season
Ponder The Scholar
Florida State quarterback Christian Ponder has been selected as a semifinalist for The National Football Foundation & College Football Hall of Fame William V. Campbell Trophy and NFF Scholar-Athlete Award.
For Florida State QB EJ Manuel, a homecoming (of sorts)
Special homecoming for FSU quarterback EJ Manuel
++Manuel hoping for happy homecoming
Even though he has appeared in each of Florida State's first four games, there is no guarantee sophomore quarterback EJ Manuel will get on the field this Saturday at Virginia.
Florida State freshman WR Kenny Shaw making good impression in first season
FSU freshman defensive end Dan Hicks proud to carry on the family tradition in Tallahassee
Sophomore DE Jenkins a rising star
Florida State CB Greg Reid on catching punts in traffic
++Reid still making mark in return game
It's just another benefit of having Greg Reid as a punt returner. The Florida State sophomore is so confident in his abilities and so excited to have a chance to make a play that he'll race up the field or toward the sideline to field a punt.
++FSU still working on left tackle
With less than 48 hours remaining before his team's game at Virginia, Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher said he still wasn't sure who would play at left tackle in place of injured starter Andrew Datko.
Florida State Preview: Seminoles' Defense at Virginia Cavaliers' Offense
College Football Picks Week 5: Florida State vs. Virginia Predictions
Breaking down the Seminoles
Jimbo Fisher, Christian Ponder and Other Seminoles Wonder Where The Fans Are
Sports Rants & Raves: Schedule is reason for FSU attendance woes
Time for Seminoles fans to stand up
Road Warriors: First Stop, Augusta
Second Stop: Charlotte
The Seminoles.com Road Warriors made their second stop in Charlotte on the way to Virginia. Follow their progress on facebook, twitter and the official site of Florida State Athletics.
UP NEXT: VIRGINIA
Confident Virginia awaits physical FSU
Virginia hopes to be able to run the ball against Florida State
UVa defense surprises in early going
"They’re good on defense," Florida State first-year coach Jimbo Fisher said of the Cavaliers.
Virginia-Florida State Pre-Game Notes Kick-Off
UVa's Bradley will have hands full against FSU
London, Virginia hoping to change program's perception
Virginia football injury report
Getting the lowdown on the Cavs from the UVA blog Lambeth Field
Challenging exhibition slate tips off Lady Chargers 2010 schedule
On Oct. 24, the Lady Chargers open the preseason with a trip to Tallahassee, Fla. and a date with Florida State University. UAH head coach Roy Heintz will be visiting home in a way as he was the former Assistant Coach under Lady Seminoles head coach Sue Semrau.
Branson's Mike Compton Verbals to Florida State
The 6-1 right handed starter chose the Seminoles over Missouri State among others.
Noles Beat Wake In OT
The Seminoles stay unblemished in ACC play with a 1-0 overtime victory over the Demon Deacons.
++Seminoles shake off Wake
Not a bad time for her first goal of the season.
Volleyball Loses in Five
Loss to North Carolina snaps 19-match winning streak in the ACC
Women's Volleyball - ACC Domination
UNC volleyball triumphs over No. 14 Florida State, remaining perfect in the ACC
Golf At Gary Koch
Seminoles play second tournament of fall season at Tampa, Fla.
Sunshine State Beginning
Seminoles open season with State of Florida Invite in Gainesville, Fla.
Swimming & Diving - Diving Season Preview
FSU Acquires Panasonic 3D Camcorder
Seminoles use stereoscopic gear for coaching analysis and recruitment videos
'NOLES IN THE PROS:
Scouts' views: Anquan Boldin a perfect fit for Ravens
Washington's comeback tale soars with two TD returns
Better Know a Knick: No. 8 Toney Douglas
He won’t Wafer in search of job
Report: Tigers Were Offered Stephen Drew For Rick Porcello
Buster Posey's homer caps Giants sweep of Diamondbacks as Padres lurk
OTHER FSU NEWS:
FSU Criminology awards excellence in field
ATLANTIC COAST CONFERENCE NEWS
ACC Football News and Notes
ACC lunchtime links
Clemson’s Dabo Swinney talks Hurricanes, Kyle Parker and how to stay away from 2nd-and-long
Clemson QB stands out
Tigers quarterback Kyle Parker, who will face the University of Miami on Saturday afternoon in Death Valley, is a millionaire after signing a baseball contract with the Colorado Rockies.
Clemson-Miami winner will give ACC some separation
Miami-Clemson Preview Capsule
++McDaniel says Harris tips off secondaries
Clemson says the talented Miami quarterback has a weakness -- he tips off the secondary by staring at his intended receiver.
++Tigers' pass rush aims to rattle Harris
++Clemson linebackers facing first true test
Turnover margin tells the story for Duke, Maryland
Preview: Georgia Tech vs. Wake Forest
5 reasons Georgia Tech is even worse off than you’d think
Melton feeling more comfortable in Georgia Tech’s offense
Nesbitt tries to lead Jackets out of desert
http://www.diamondbackonline.com/sports/a-new-beginning-in-the-acc-1.1660194A new beginning in the ACC
Terps open conference play tomorrow against Duke with plenty left to prove
Starring for Miami Hurricanes' improved defense, linebacker Sean Spence is becoming 'that guy'
UM linebacker Spence making all the stops
Hurricanes, Clemson measure recruiting classes
Ex-UNC coach took money from agent
Austin hopes to play again at UNC
Searcy cleared to play
NCAA returns to UNC
It's time for Davis to exit
Pack's sights set on 5-0
Football team looking to stay grounded as national recognition mounts
Is NC State the surprise team this year?
2 sports OK for N.C. State QB
Virginia Tech's Chris Drager switched from offense to defense and is making an impact for the Hokies on the field this season.
Williams will not play against 'Pack
Will Saturday be Tyrod Taylor's breakout performance?
Hokies have red zone blues
Deacons, Yellow Jackets scrambling
Winter Park basketball star Austin Rivers picks Duke over Gators, others
Tigers gain commitment as new basketball coach hits recruiting trail
Georgia Tech and UGA take peek at 6-foot-10 prospect
Along with Georgia Tech and UGA, Clemson, Florida, Indiana and Drake have also stopped by Northview to observe the big guy.
Maryland coach Williams inducted into 'Hall of Legends'
Baseball class ranked 30th in nation
The Clemson baseball team’s recruiting class has been ranked No. 30 in the nation by Collegiate Baseball.
OTHER FOOTBALL/BASKETBALL/BASEBALL/MISC NEWS:
FSU OOC OPPONENTS
No secret about breaking out Burton, Meyer says
Florida Gators RB Jeff Demps still limited in practice
Brantley, McElroy share mutual respect
Gators, Crimson Tide rule recruiting, too
Everyone still chasing Alabama, Florida in SEC
How did Saban catch Meyer so soon? By keeping his staff together so long
2010 College Football TV Schedule
Top college football games to watch on television this week
Big 12 approves round-robin football schedule
Dominant defense common theme in SEC success
Fit to be Tide? It's a close race for No. 1 overall college football program updated 11:29pm
After defeating the Gators in the conference title game and going on to win the national championship, has Alabama surpassed Florida as the Southeastern Conference's pre-eminent program? Not necessarily.
Tide defense built to handle Florida
After three seasons, Nick Saban is still must see radio
Minor's Christion Jones commits to Alabama
If you were wondering what's happened to former Tide star Tyrone Prothro ...
He's a teller at a Tuscaloosa bank across from Alabama's football complex.
Auburn notebook: Gene Chizik wants quarterback Cam Newton's role to grow
Auburn RBs have to carry more of the load
Murray keeps a positive outlook
No. 17 Iowa in unfamiliar role vs. No. 22 Penn St Photo Gallery Available
Iowa will be in a zone vs. Penn St.
'Discipline' UK's watchword at Ole Miss
Southeastern Conference Notebook: LSU's QB play cause for concern
Ex-Vol Chavis focuses on game, not foe
LSU defensive coordinator John Chavis is trying to keep Saturday's game against his alma mater, Tennessee, in perspective.
Banged-up Rebels seek improved D
Bulldogs know not to overlook unsung Braves
Coach Dan Mullen and Mississippi State are not underestimating or overlooking Alcorn State.
South Alabama, Ole Miss reach deal to play football in 2017
Former Plant star QB Robert Marve out for season with ACL injury
Old problems plague USC
Watching game film from Saturday’s 35-27 loss to Auburn gave South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier an all-too-familiar sick feeling.
Dooley no stranger to Tiger Stadium
Besides five years as an assistant under former LSU coach Nick Saban, Dooley brought Louisiana Tech into Baton Rouge last season.
Vols want more carries for freshman
Garrett Gilbert, Landry Jones already have big-game experience
Texas-OU position matchups: Running backs
Cotton Bowl stadium walking tall again
Red River Extra: Oklahoma, Texas ties are like sleeping with the enemy
Oklahoma fans can't imagine live without the rivalry with Texas
OU, Texas independently working on TV networks
Mistakes haunt A&M in 38-35 loss to Oklahoma State
Jerrod Johnson costs Aggies a winnable game vs. Oklahoma State
Vandy needs to improve on third down
Vandy tailgaters banned from two Metro schools
Metro has banned tailgaters from two schools near Vanderbilt after neighbors complained about the noise and fans' behavior.
Game of the week: Armwood at Plant
The two Hillsborough County powers collide in a game that will decide bragging rights.
UConn Women's National TV Schedule Is Out
Huskies Could Surpass UCLA's Record Dec. 21 Vs. FSU On ESPNU
Calipari downplays — yet welcomes — high expectations
University of South Alabama seeks to ban basketball cheer
South Alabama’s cheerleaders won’t be shouting “USA, South in your mouth!” when the university’s basketball teams sink free throws this year.
BCS system claims unlikely victim
California baseball coach Dave Esquer and his staff will be unemployed and looking for jobs after the 2011 season, and somewhere Sugar Bowl CEO Paul Hoolahan and other bowl executives will be living the high life.
SPORTS IN THE COURTS:
Police take notice of Florida fan's YouTube video
Woods' sentence is suspended
Wake Forest center Tony Woods has been given a suspended 60-day sentence after pleading guilty to a misdemeanor charge of assaulting a female.
MISC COLLEGE/PRO SPORTS NEWS:
Dolphins receiver Brandon Marshall defends his stamina and effort
Brandon Marshall shoots back at a trio of television analysts, including a couple former NFL players, who were critical of his conditioning and effort against the Jets.
Brandon Marshall mostly right, but not about Sterling Sharpe
NFL Network analysts rip Brandon Marshall
Oops: Sex line listed on Chad Ochocinco's cereal line
Former Cowboys coach Jimmy Johnson voted off 'Survivor'
LeBron won't back down from race comment
Miami Heat forward LeBron James didn't back away Thursday from comments he made during a CNN interview about race playing a factor in the backlash from his decision to leave Cleveland.
Allen feeling balanced
After getting so close to a title, Ray Allen knew he'd be Back. "You don't give up a lineup that we had for individual success."
Doc still wants to set the tech record
Doc Rivers said that with the league planning to tighten its guidelines for techs this season, the C's will likely be looking to set the record.
Orlando Magic to change look with bigs playing more
Magic's Amway Center opens after years of talks, millions of dollars
PICTURES: See inside Orlando's new Amway Center
VIDEO: Take a tour of Amway Center
Tampa Bay Rays fall back into tie with New York Yankees after 3-2 loss to Kansas City Royals
Tampa Bay Rays' recent play gives cause for concern
Longo might take weekend off
Brave’s Bobby Cox parting gift - one more playoff berth
Tampa Bay Lightning's Vinny Lecavalier pushes to re-establish himself as an elite player
Upgrades in store for fans, players this season
While an on-ice rebuilding process over the summer stole headlines, the team's primary residence also was undergoing an extreme makeover.
Rain pounds Celtic Manor for start of Ryder Cup
Europe leads early as heavy rains halt Ryder Cup
Phil Mickelson, Dustin Johnson to lead for U.S. team in Ryder Cup
Woods, Stricker paired for start of Ryder Cup
It's a good thing for the Americans the Ryder Cup ultimately comes down to golf shots, not style points.
Lee Westwood leads the way for Europe in Ryder Cup play
Ways both teams can win
Bill From Tampa
FSU's seal should be Vires, Artes, Mores, Dadgummit!!!
GO NOLES!!! FSU 1993 & 1999 National Football Champions
2006, 2007, AND 2008 NCAA Track Champions/2008 ACC Golf Champions
MFFL 1 day and holding