Landry Jone Florida State Defense
Landry Jones has not an ounce of Florida State defense as he did a year ago, but he was sharp enough to be a leader in career passing Oklahoma Saturday, leading to the top of the standings early in one 23-13 victory over No. 5 Seminoles at Doak Campbell Stadium.
Jones won the superlative game FSU redshirt freshman Clint Trickett, who led the Seminoles back from a 13-3 deficit after EJ Manuel beaten out with a shoulder in the third quarter.
Jones graduated from 30-40 yards and four touchdown runs 380 47-17 burst in the last year in Norman, Oklahoma 18-27 on Saturday and was passed up quarterback Sam Bradford as the OU with the 8490 meters. Jones completed 37-yard TD moves Stills Kenny seven minutes remaining supply points to win.
Florida State (2-1) had not allowed a point in the first half of their previous two games, but saw that streak end in the initial series of methodical Oklahoma. The Sooners (2-0) marched 80 yards in 15 games and Jones scored on a one-yard sneak.
Seminole quart EJ Manuel had only run 10 times for 30 yards this season, but has almost equaled that of his luggage first against OU to 26 yards on an option run that up Dustin Hopkins '53-yards. Manuel has completed half of September brought to 54 rushing yards.
Soon gave strong protection to Jones Lamarcus Joyner pressure forced a passage Nigel Bradham picked off the first quarter. But FSU hopes for a touchdown ahead disappeared when Kenny Shaw captured and fell 23 yards Manual switch to the goal line after being caught in the middle of huge hits Javon Harris and Tom Wort.
Shaw was motionless for several minutes, but was conscious when he was finally put out of the area by a stretcher and sent to a local hospital for x-rays. He returned to the sideline in the fourth quarter.FSU drive ended when St. John's wort lob pass intercepted by Manuel in the dish.
Back-to-back completions by Jones, led by Jimmy Stevens '21-yard field goal with 4:32 remaining half. Manuel was the Seminoles moved until the misunderstanding that led to a walk in the old Harris returned the interception 69 yards from the metro line 3-FSU. Holding down the rigor Sooners ahead 13-3 and Stevens made to break the 29-yard field goal as time expired.
Manuel completed four passes and ran for the first time in the third quarter, but went to the locker room to his left shoulder examined with 5:06 left. Trickett, who ended August 7 passes for three touchdowns this season, the Seminoles came and took them to a 46-yard field to face Hopkins 13-6 in the quarterfinals.
Shawn Powell punt 69 yards with a penalty of Oklahoma pushed back two yards to his line with 12:57 to play as Manuel back on the bench. But Trickett is still at quarterback, where the former Soviet Union has taken its own 38-yard line sooner the next punt. After a penalty and a sack left the Seminoles with a third and-28, Rashad Greene Trickett is down the left sideline for a 56-yard scoring pass that marked the game.
However, Jones was immediately Oklahoma, capping a 83-yard drive with stills bomb, which was sitting in the opener while serving a suspension OU for violating team rules.
Trickett happen in the series that followed was deflected and intercepted by Javon Harris in the yard FSU 46 with 5:34 to play. The Sooners hit the ball on the ground and put the game away from home for the purpose of Stevens in the 31-yard field with 2:01 to play.
Oklahoma leads the series 6-1 and won the last six years, including a 13-2 victory in the 2000 national championship game at the Orange Bowl BCS.
Landry Jone Florida State Defense