Blue Ribbon previews: FSU rivals, more

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Here, NoleNation rounds up Blue Ribbon's previews for Florida State, its biggest rivals and some nearby competitors of note.


• Florida State: Waiting gameInsider

• Miami: Create new expectationsFree

• Virginia Tech: Coastal favorite againInsider

• Clemson: On the cuspFree


• Florida: Muschamp's honeymoon overInsider

• LSU: Hearty appetite for titleInsider

• Alabama: Saban: "Certainly enough players"Insider

• Auburn: Spread, shotgun scrappedInsider

• Georgia: Richt: "Got to prove it"Free


See Blue Ribbon's predictions for FBS conferences' order of finish and all-conference teams, as well as links to all its school profiles, here.