Following the Seminoles 18-14 win over Notre Dame, We have postgame press conferences from the Fighting Irish and Seminoles as well as more player reactions from the 2011 Champ Sports Bowl champions.
Notre Dame Postgame Champs Sports Bowl Press Conference with Head Coach Brian Kelly and linebacker Manti Te’O
Seminoles junior quarterback E.J Manuel who was 20/31 for 249 yards passing and 2 touchdowns
FSU Senior wide receiver Bert Reed who caught 18 yard td pass to start the 4th qtr comeback.
Noles Junior defensive lineman Everett Dawkins who had 1 of 4 FSU Sacks
Seminoles senior linebacker Nigel Bradham who led Noles with 9 total tackles and interception
News and Notes
– FSU ends season at 9-4 and figures to be in the top 25 of the final polls. FSU returns up to 19 potential out of 22 starters in 2012.
– Champs Sports Bowl was a great description of Notre Dame season, full of promise only to give it away. Turnovers in red zone killed the Irish in season opener loss to USF and it killed them again in season finale loss to FSU.
– Notable games for FSU in 2012: Host West Virginia,and Florida while the Noles will travel to Tampa to take on the South Florida Bulls. In conference play, FSU travels to Miami and Virginia Tech while hosting Clemson.
– Notable Games for Notre Dame in 2012: Irish will play the Miami Hurricanes for the first time in the regular season since 1990. The game will be played at Soldier field in Chicago. The Irish will also travel to Oklahoma, USC, and Michigan State. The Irish will get to host Michigan, and Stanford.
– You can check out FSU Champs Sports Bowl Press Conference with Jimbo Fisher, Rashad Greene, and defensive back Lamrcus Joyner right here