Winston-to-Benjamin TD with 13 seconds left seals 34-31 victory over No. 2 Auburn.
How many 'Noles will be selected in the first round? Will FSU set a school record for total number of draft selections? Those answers and more when the NFL's annual selection process kicks off Thursday night.
Senior Year (2006): One of just four senior starters on the offense...has caught a pass in 24 straight games for the Seminoles...led the Seminoles with 46 receptions for 651 yards on the season...his four touchdown receptions are second on the team to Greg Carr's 11 ...caught his career-high 10 passes (100 yards) against Boston College and caught eight passes for career-high 132 yards against Maryland... has caught 33 passes for 462 yards and two touchdowns over the last six games alone...would move into the Seminole's all-time Top 20 for career touchdown catches if he has one in the Emerald Bowl...currently ranks 5th among all-time receivers with 134 receptions ...ranks 14th in career receiving yards with 1,770 trailing Anquan Boldin by just 20 yards and Andre Cooper (12th) by 40...also FSU's top punt returner.
Junior Year (2005): Shifty playmaker who was the leading receiver on a young Florida State group of wideouts...Started 12 games and played in all 13...experienced career-highs in receptions and yards...hauled in 51 catches for 666 yards...had a career-high five touchdowns, which was second best on the team...had a career day against The Citadel when he caught nine balls for 125 yards...was one of three players to have over 100 yards receiving in The Citadel game...named the co-MVP on offense by the coaching staff along with Willie Reid at the conclusion of the season...named the Most Dependable wide receiver during spring practice in 2005 by the coaching staff...also earned the Offensive Iron Nole Award at the conclusion of spring practice in 2005.
Sophomore Year (2004): Played in all 12 games...ranked fourth on the team with 228 receiving yards on 14 catches...led team with 16.3 yards per catch average...single game career-high 95-yards on two receptions and a touchdown against Duke...his touchdown came on a 45-yard pass from Wyatt Sexton to make the score 19-7 in the Seminoles' 29-7 victory over the Blue Devils...first catch against Duke was for a career-long 50 yards and helped set up the Seminoles third field goal of the day and a 9-0 Florida State lead...two catches for 25 yards at Miami...also saw time as a punt returner...ranked second on the ream behind Willie Reid with 26 yards on eight returns...three catches for 39 yards vs. West Virginia in the Gator Bowl...multiple pass receptions against Miami, Maryland and Duke.
Freshman Year (2003): Played in all 13 games and was third on the team with 23 receptions...fourth on the team with 264 receiving yards...had at least one reception in 11 of 13 games...finished in the top 10 for scoring and third in receiving TDs...brought back 12 punts for 111 yards with a long of 38... hauled in a career-best four receptions at North Carolina...recorded a season-high 57 yards receiving against Wake Forest...posted three or more receptions in four games (North Carolina, Maryland, Colorado and Wake Forest)...had two touchdowns on the year, one in the season opener at North Carolina and one against Miami...started the Duke game in the Seminoles' four wide receiver set.
2002: A redshirt season after suffering a knee injury prior to his arrival at Florida State...tore the ACL in his left knee two weeks prior to reporting to fall camp and spent his first year in rehabilitation.
High School: Graduated from St. Petersburg Catholic in 2002...an All-USA First-Team selection by USA Today...earned All-America First-Team honors and named the best all-around prep athlete in the nation by Parade Magazine...named to the PrepStar Dream Team...a five-star athlete as named by Rivals 100.com...Rivals.com named him as second best prep athlete in the nation as a high school senior and the No. 6 overall prospect in the nation...named to the Riddell Footwear All-American team...a Super 75 selection by the Florida Times Union...the No. 5 prospect in the state of Florida by the Orlando Sentinel...named to the Super Southern 100 by the Atlanta Journal Constitution...played quarterback, defensive back and wide receiver in high school...totaled 3,110 yards of total offense as a senior quarterback...threw for 1,580 yards, 12 touchdowns and was intercepted only four times during his senior season...also rushed for 1,530 yards and 15 touchdowns...averaged 43 yards on kickoff returns and returned two kickoffs and two punts for touchdowns...credited with 48 tackles and five interceptions as a defensive back...totaled 3,186 yards of total offense as a junior quarterback...passed for 1,599 yards and 14 touchdowns and rushed for 1,587 yards...selected Florida State over Florida, Miami, Georgia Tech, Notre Dame and USC.
Personal: Born January 23, 1984...major is social science.