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And now, it's Jimbo Fisher's turn at FSU

By: AP
By: AP
Jimbo Fisher hails from a blue-collar upbringing, has deep ties to West Virginia, relies on his faith and insists football isn

Florida State offensive coordinator Jimbo Fisher speaks at a news conference Monday in Tallahassee, Fla.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Jimbo Fisher hails from a blue-collar
upbringing, has deep ties to West Virginia, relies on his faith and
insists football isn't the driving force in his life.

Sound familiar?

Florida State's next football coach - the official transition is
Tuesday - is not Bobby Bowden, nor does he profess or aspire to be
Bowden. Yet there are plenty of similarities between the outgoing
and incoming occupant of the coach's suite overlooking Doak
Campbell Stadium, which figures to help smooth the transition
between eras.


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