Stephen Morris threw for two early touchdowns, both set up by Virginia Tech special-teams miscues, and Miami took a step forward in the chase for the Atlantic Coast Conference's Coastal Division title by beating the Hokies 30-12 on Thursday
Not much was expected of Miami, but the rest of the ACC Coastal Division's struggles has opened up an opportunity for the Canes.
EJ Manuel threw for 229 yards, Devonta Freeman ran for a pair of fourth-quarter touchdowns and No. 12 Florida State overcame a shaky start to beat Miami 33-20 on Saturday night, the Seminoles' third straight win over their archrival.
On the Insiders Show, Eric and Mary break down the Seminoles 33-20 win over the Hurricanes with SouthernPigskin.com's Carlos Pineda.
Plant The Spear is a weekly column previewing the upcoming match-up for the Florida State Seminoles. Opponent strengths and weaknesses are discussed, a plan of attack is formed, and an honest prediction by yours truly is given. *Author’s Note*
The ole ball coach faces a must-win in the swamp, for now, and perhaps for how he'll be remembered.
Miami is still preparing for Ryan Williams to be its starter on Saturday night, when the Hurricanes play host to No. 12 Florida State.
Can Everett Golson and the Irish go unbeaten? Can they even stop their losing streak to Stanford this week?
His linemen may have paved the way through LSU, but Florida is a different football team because of him.
It's Notre Dame and Miami, together again. Not Catholics vs. Convicts this time, just two programs striving to return to power.