Thursday, 14 December, 2017

What they're saying about Jimbo Fisher's departure from Florida State

What they're saying about Jimbo Fisher's departure from Florida State What they're saying about Jimbo Fisher's departure from Florida State
Cassandra Gardner | 03 December, 2017, 00:14

There were a mix of reactions Friday on Florida State's campus after news of Jimbo Fisher's choice to leave FSU for Texas A&M University quickly spread around the Internet.

Texas A&M is 7-5 this season and fired head coach Kevin Sumlin.

Florida State (5-6) faces Louisiana-Monroe on Saturday and needs a win to be bowl eligible for a 36th consecutive season.

ESPN reports that the 52-year-old wanted to wait to announce his decision until after Saturday's game.

One student said she was happy to hear Fisher was gone, pointing at the teams 5-6 record this season. Coach Fisher did an exceptional job as both an assistant coach at FSU and in the challenging role of successor to the legendary Bobby Bowden. The Seminoles won the 2013 national championship and were ranked in the final AP poll in each of his first seven campaigns. He is the first coach since Johnny Majors left Pitt for Tennessee back in 1977 to leave a school he won a national championship at for another school.

One former FSU quarterback, Danny Kanell, tweeted, reminding Florida State to be thankful for the years Jimbo spent here and to get excited for the future.

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Sumlin went 51-26 in six seasons with the Aggies.

Fischer signed a contract extension with FSU past year, that was supposed to keep him with the team through the 2024-25 season.

"Florida State is Florida State. I've been waiting to come to this school and it's like really upsetting".

Texas A&M has invested heavily in facilities the past five years, including a football operations center. Sumlin, Oregon's Willie Taggart, South Florida's Charlie Strong and Virginia Tech's Justin Fuente are options who might be considered. Swinney and Fisher will cross paths next season when Texas A&M hosts Clemson.

"Obviously, he feels like it's the right move for him". "Florida State is Florida State".

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