Gold beats Garnet, 40-24, Saturday as the 'Noles' passing game -- and as a result, the quarterback battle -- steals the show at Doak Campbell Stadium.
Quotes from the 2013 Florida State Spring Game
Seminoles.com has comprehensive coverage from the 2013 Garnet and Gold Spring Game.
Florida State's four-player quarterback battle takes center stage Saturday at 2 p.m. inside Doak Campbell Stadium.
The Seminoles Returned to Practice on Wednesday afternoon.
2013 SPRING OUTLOOK: Strong-armed, mobile quarterback, who spent his second season with the Seminoles as the third-string quarterback but enters this spring in a four-way battle for the starting spot vacated by EJ Manuel. Had a solid spring practice in 2012, showing good game management in scrimmages and the annual spring game. His athleticism from running a wing-T offense in high school and being an all-metro player as a forward in basketball gives him great ability to make plays on the run as well as moving around in the pocket.
2012: Redshirt freshman backup quarterback who saw action in four games...completed 3-of-5 passes for 45 yards over three games (Murray State, Savannah State and Wake Forest)...threw his first career touchdown pass, a 19-yard strike to Kelvin Benjamin in the win over Savannah State.
2011: Redshirt season
PERSONAL: A three-star prospect by Rivals.com and Scout.com who also was ranked the No. 18 pro-style quarterback by Rivals.com and No. 44 QB by Scout.com...rated a three-star prospect by 247Sports...switched from running a wing-T offense in his junior season to a pro-style offense as a senior and completed 94-of-153 passes for 1,508 yards and 16 touchdowns while also carrying 61 times for 355 yards and five TDs...led St. Paul's to the semifinals of the Alabama State playoffs and a 10-2 record in his final season...No. 17 on the SuperPrep Alabama 43...selected to play in the Alabama-Mississippi All-Star game as a senior...rated the No. 70 pro-style quarterback by ESPN...also an exceptional basketball player who led St. Paul's to 17 wins as a junior while averaging 17.4 points per game...named the Class 5A basketball player of the year in Mobile County as a junior and was invited to the state of Alabama's North-South All Star basketball game...averaged 21.9 points and nine rebounds per game as a senior for a team that made it to the Class 5A Area1 finals.