October 31, 2009

Pick Six: FSU-NC State


Reed shows toughness to earn victory



Watching offensive coordinator Jimbo Fisher's interaction with wide receiver Bert Reed is always interesting. This fall, Fisher would often "remind" Reed that he needed to stick his head down and get the extra yard. Against North Carolina State, he did exactly what Fisher has been preaching.



Trailing 42-38 in the fourth quarter and less than two minutes left in the game, the speedy wideout took an end around off the left side, put his head down and found the end zone for the go-ahead score. Afterwards, Reed had a good reason to celebrate the first touchdown of the 2009 season.

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