| Jul 30, 2012
| 4:50 AM
Virginia Tech never has been a haven for five-star football prospects. Indeed, Frank Beamer’s renowned program is rooted in sage evaluation and effective talent development.
In short, the typical Hokies recruit gets bigger, stronger, faster and...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 4:30 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Between conversations with their younger teammates and discussions with you guys, the fans, it became quite clear that the veterans on Florida State's 2012 team were a beloved bunch. Often the group of fourth- and fifth-year seniors spoke...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 5:34 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- With just five days until National Signing Day, the Chopping Block is winding down a position-by-position look at the recruits who the Seminolesare trying to land. Since coaching turnover has ruled FSU's offseason, one could argue this...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 5:05 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- While Levonte "Kermit" Whitfield may have filed Florida State's first letter of intent Wednesday morning, there were a group of other Seminoles who technically signed before him. Two defensive players signed in time to begin classes last...
| Dec 11, 2012
| 6:07 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- After what has already been a rather eventful postseason for Florida State, given the various coaching changes that have taken place for the Seminoles (and potential future coaching changes that could still be on the horizon), there have...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 12:01 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- After an intense week of battling for the starting job at right defensive end for Florida State, it appears true freshman and former No. 1 overall recruit Mario Edwards Jr. will indeed take the Bank of America Stadium field Saturday night...
| Dec 3, 2012
| 5:50 PM
TALLAHASSEE -- As has been expected since this time last week, Florida State appears close to losing another one of its key defensive coaches. Online reports have circulated Monday evening suggesting Seminoles defensive ends coach D.J. Eliot was leaving...
| Nov 23, 2012
| 5:12 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Good Black Friday morning, ladies and gents. Here's to hoping your pants fit this morning after you hopefully gorged on some great-tasting turkey and even better trimmings. If you or someone you know went shoppng this morning, here's hoping...
| Nov 25, 2011
| 4:33 AM
A belated Happy Thanksgiving to all of the Chopping Block's visitors on this fine Black Friday morning. While some of you may be waking up to go do some doorbuster sales shopping, here we are with our latest installment of the daily links. By the time you...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 4:34 PM
The first thing I tweeted when I sat down Thursday night to watch the Under Armour All-America Game was this: “Man, these kids are ALL huge #UAGame” Around the time I tweeted that, I remember ESPN's cameras panning to a shot of Florida State...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 4:34 PM
According to this news release on ESPN's media page, the self-proclaimed Worldwide Leader will have cameras and reporters set up at Florida State next Wednesday during the school's National Signing Day festivities. As part of the cable network's 10...