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First-time quarterbacks have played well for Florida State

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For Deondre Francois, life is a snap. All he has to do is play football. Francois, suddenly the starter at Florida State University as a redshirt freshman after Sean Maguire suffered a broken foot, simply has to start against a Top 20 opponent with a returning quarterback (Chad Kelly) while the nation looks on. Heck, it’s been done before. At FSU, quarterbacking is all about good starts. And good jobs in relief. You want to talk about relief? How about Marcus…

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Bucs debut under Dirk Koetter, but the play matters more than the score

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It is, of course, the biggest game of Dirk Koetter’s life. And we’ll all forget it in a matter of hours. When Koetter leads his Tampa Bay Bucs onto the field against Philadelphia Thursday night, it will be notable because it’s Koetter’s first game. Just that. Oh, you want to see the Bucs have more good plays than bad. You want certain individuals to shine. You want your team to win, because that’s always preferable to the alternative. But, really,…

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