Article written by CFB Campus Tour/Mike Barker After a turbulent 2020 college football season filled with cancellations, opt-outs and general uncertainty, 2021 arrived with a renewed sense of "normalcy". Though we are still in the midst of a global pandemic, many safety precautions have been implemented to allow us to make plans with confidence that they will indeed pan … [Read more...] about CFB Campus Tour: Week 1 Recap
Photo courtesy of Garnet and Great/Florida State Football Archivist Beating Alabama head coach Nick Saban on a neutral field during the regular season has been near impossible. With Saturday's 44-13 victory over Miami in Atlanta, the Crimson Tide have won 11 straight regular-season games on neutral fields. During those contests, the Crimson Tide are outscoring opponents … [Read more...] about Remember That One Time Nick Saban’s Crimson Tide Lost a Regular Season Non-Conference Game on a Neutral Field?
Jeff Romance/Florida State athletics Jimbo Fisher's teams at Florida State were often compared to an SEC team. When it came to taking on the SEC however, Fisher's Seminoles rarely had much of a problem. In eight seasons under Fisher, FSU was 9-2 against SEC opponents. One of those victories came in the 2016 opener on this day five years ago. The Seminoles rallied from … [Read more...] about 5-Year CFB Anniversary: Florida State Rallies From 22 Down to Stun Ole Miss on Labor Day
Photo courtesy of Kyle Pulek/Florida State athletics Although it isn't one of the five match-ups between ranked teams this weekend, Sunday's contest between Notre Dame and Florida State is still one of the most intriguing. Notre Dame is once again a national power and is coming off a College Football Playoff appearance. The Fighting Irish will be looking for their third … [Read more...] about Fun Fact Friday: Florida State Has Never Played on a Sunday
Photo courtesy of North Carolina athletics Throughout the 1990's, no state in college football had the success that the state of Florida did. During the decade, Florida, Florida State and Miami combined for four national championships. On Oct. 30, 2004 however, Halloween came early for the Sunshine State. Entering the weekend, all three schools had not lost on the same … [Read more...] about Wild Weekends in CFB History: Oct. 30, 2004