Fisher: Winston Status Shouldn’t Sway Voters

Jameis Winston FSU has yet to speak about the issue that hangs over him

Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher said Jameis Winston’s nebulous legal status should not factor into voters’ evaluation of the Seminoles, who are ranked atop the BCS standings for the first time in 14 years.

While the debate about which teams should travel to Pasadena for the BCS national championship reached a fever pitch in the wake of Auburn’s stunning upset of Alabama this past weekend, the Seminoles’ perch at No. 1 may be precarious because of Winston’s ongoing legal situation.

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