Defending national champs are the only ACC team making an appearance in the top 12 on the preseason AP poll. Let’s just remember preseason rankings are pretty darn pointless because personnel changes so much; however, let’s note that FSU atop the heap is a fair ranking.
We all know Freshman Phenom Jameis Winston has a love for seafood, but will he have love for crushing college opponents again? I suspect his head will be on the field, but he needs to find a new number one target after the loss of Calvin Benjamin. He will. Offense will not be the shortcoming of the Noles this season, that will fall on the other side of the. Not only did FSU lose their stud defensive coordinator to Georgia, they lost a ton of talent to the NFL. They open against Oklahoma St. this weekend, which is a game to keep your eye on. Also, they play a tough Clemson team in September. We will have an idea about repeat early, but nothing is finalized until the Florida Gators try to play spoiler the final week of the season in Doak.