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Miami Hurricanes defensive tackle Dwayne Johnson knocks Florida State quarterback Charlie Ward to the ground in 1993. (Damian Strohmeyer/SI)

GALLERY: Miami Hurricane Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson

Miami Hurricanes defensive tackle Dwayne Johnson knocks Florida State quarterback Charlie Ward to the ground in 1993. (Damian Strohmeyer/SI)
GALLERY: Miami Hurricane Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson

Northern Illinois Huskies mascot Victor E. Huskie poses with a real husky dog on the sidelines during Tuesday’s Orange Bowl between Florida State and NIU. The Seminoles defeated the Huskies 31-10. (Doug Murray/Icon SMI)

CAMPUS UNION BLOG: Northern Illinois runs out of juice against FSU

Northern Illinois Huskies mascot Victor E. Huskie poses with a real husky dog on the sidelines during Tuesday’s Orange Bowl between Florida State and NIU. The Seminoles defeated the Huskies 31-10. (Doug Murray/Icon SMI)
CAMPUS UNION BLOG: Northern Illinois runs out of juice against FSU

Charlie Ward runs away from Warren Sapp during a 1992 Florida State-Miami game. On this day in 1993, Ward was named winner of the Heisman Trophy, beating out Tennessee’s Heath Shuler, Alabama’s David Palmer and San Diego State’s Marshall Faulk. (Damian Strohmeyer/SI)

SI VAULT: Ward is as All-American as an athlete could be (12.27.93)

Charlie Ward runs away from Warren Sapp during a 1992 Florida State-Miami game. On this day in 1993, Ward was named winner of the Heisman Trophy, beating out Tennessee’s Heath Shuler, Alabama’s David Palmer and San Diego State’s Marshall Faulk. (Damian Strohmeyer/SI)
SI VAULT: Ward is as All-American as an athlete could be (12.27.93)

Florida State’s Bjoern Werner moves in for a sack against Florida quarterback Jeff Driskel. Werner had 3.5 sacks that game, but his Seminoles still lost, 37-26. The Gators currently rank No. 4 in Andy Staples’ latest power rankings while the Seminoles are No. 13. (Bill Frakes/SI)

GALLERY: Leading Off - Pictures of the Week

Florida State’s Bjoern Werner moves in for a sack against Florida quarterback Jeff Driskel. Werner had 3.5 sacks that game, but his Seminoles still lost, 37-26. The Gators currently rank No. 4 in Andy Staples’ latest power rankings while the Seminoles are No. 13. (Bill Frakes/SI)
GALLERY: Leading Off - Pictures of the Week

Florida State’s path to the ACC conference crown seemed clear, but NC State had other ideas. The Seminoles suffered a shocking last-second upset at the hands of the Wolfpack, who delivered three unanswered scored (one field goal, two touchdowns) to knock off FSU. (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

GALLERY: Top 25 Week in Review

Florida State’s path to the ACC conference crown seemed clear, but NC State had other ideas. The Seminoles suffered a shocking last-second upset at the hands of the Wolfpack, who delivered three unanswered scored (one field goal, two touchdowns) to knock off FSU. (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)
GALLERY: Top 25 Week in Review

Florida State cornerback Deion Sanders gets his ankle taped prior to a 1988 Seminoles practice. Sanders usually wore No. 2, but donned a No. 1 jersey for the session. This year’s Florida State squad is currently ranked No. 3 in Andy Staples’ latest College Football Power Rankings. (AP)

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GALLERY: Rare Photos of Deion Sanders

Florida State cornerback Deion Sanders gets his ankle taped prior to a 1988 Seminoles practice. Sanders usually wore No. 2, but donned a No. 1 jersey for the session. This year’s Florida State squad is currently ranked No. 3 in Andy Staples’ latest College Football Power Rankings. (AP)
POWER RANKINGS: Find out where your team ranksGALLERY: Rare Photos of Deion Sanders

Happy 67th birthday Steve Spurrier. In this 1997 photo, Spurrier (then the coach of the Gators) faces off with longtime rival Bobby Bowden (then coach of the the Seminoles) before a Florida-Florida State game. (AP)

SI VAULT: Spurrier is college football’s best passer (11.14.66)

Happy 67th birthday Steve Spurrier. In this 1997 photo, Spurrier (then the coach of the Gators) faces off with longtime rival Bobby Bowden (then coach of the the Seminoles) before a Florida-Florida State game. (AP)
SI VAULT: Spurrier is college football’s best passer (11.14.66)

Florida State fans cheer on their Seminoles during the 1981 Orange Bowl against Oklahoma. Click the link below for more photos of sports fans in the 1980s. (Walter Iooss Jr./SI)

GALLERY: Sports Fans In The ’80s

Florida State fans cheer on their Seminoles during the 1981 Orange Bowl against Oklahoma. Click the link below for more photos of sports fans in the 1980s. (Walter Iooss Jr./SI)
GALLERY: Sports Fans In The ’80s

Duke guard Austin Rivers reacts after a last-second loss to Florida State on Saturday. The Seminoles won 76-73 to end Duke’s 44-game home winning streak.  (Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

TRUTH AND RUMORS: FSU resurgence led by 26-year-old senior

Duke guard Austin Rivers reacts after a last-second loss to Florida State on Saturday. The Seminoles won 76-73 to end Duke’s 44-game home winning streak.  (Grant Halverson/Getty Images)
TRUTH AND RUMORS: FSU resurgence led by 26-year-old senior

Florida State quarterback Charlie Ward runs free from Miami defensive lineman Warren Sapp during a 1992 Seminoles-Hurricanes game. Miami, who was ranked No. 1 in the nation, would go onto beat No. 3 Florida State, 19-13. (Damian Strohmeyer/SI)

Florida State quarterback Charlie Ward runs free from Miami defensive lineman Warren Sapp during a 1992 Seminoles-Hurricanes game. Miami, who was ranked No. 1 in the nation, would go onto beat No. 3 Florida State, 19-13. (Damian Strohmeyer/SI)

Florida State defensive back Deion Sanders returns an interception during a 1986 game against Miami. Sanders’ Seminoles will take on Notre Dame in the Champs Sports Bowl on Dec. 29. (John Biever/SI)

MANDEL: BCS title game rematch headlines bowl rankings
STAPLES: Human polls that led to LSU-Alabama rematch
MANDEL: LSU-Alabama winner will be true national champs

Florida State defensive back Deion Sanders returns an interception during a 1986 game against Miami. Sanders’ Seminoles will take on Notre Dame in the Champs Sports Bowl on Dec. 29. (John Biever/SI)
MANDEL: BCS title game rematch headlines bowl rankingsSTAPLES: Human polls that led to LSU-Alabama rematchMANDEL: LSU-Alabama winner will be true national champs