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Tag: Sports

Florida State Football Wreath

Florida State Football Wreath

Football! FOOTBALL! FOOOOOOTBALL! In case you haven’t figured it out, there is one reason and one reason only that I’m excited for this weekend. It’s not the extra day of rest (thanks labor unions) or the start of September (look for Halloween decorations soon) it’s [Read more…]

Tallahassee Love, Part One: Football

Tallahassee Love, Part One: Football

Hi, my name is Shannon… (Hello, Shannon!) …and I’ve been addicted to Florida State football for twenty-six years, eleven months and sixteen days. If you know me at all, this announcement does not come as a surprise. For those who don’t know me that well, [Read more…]

Seminole Send Off

Seminole Send Off

When I woke up to temperatures in the high fifties and a steady downpour of rain, I assumed this was not going to be a good way to kick off 2010. It certainly didn’t look like a good day for football. But like the proud [Read more…]

To Coach, With Love

To Coach, With Love

As a child, so many of my fall Saturdays were spent in the arms of my second family, the Florida State Seminoles, led of course by their legendary patriarch Bobby Bowden. My reverence and respect for Coach Bowden elevated him in a place in my [Read more…]