September 16, 2009

Insider Report: Ty Jones is still No. 1


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Jones holding on to No. 1 (By Gene Williams, Warchant.com)



Through the first two games the Seminoles' rushing offense has been nothing to write home about. Despite returning an entire offensive line that helped FSU average 179 yards a game on the ground last season, that number has been cut nearly in half at 94 yards a game so far in 2009.



With the return of a healthy Jermaine Thomas, who averaged seven yards a carry as a freshman in 2008, many felt the ground game would get a boost for this weekend's BYU game. However, the coaching staff made it clear that sophomore Ty Jones, who started last week, would likely remain as the No. 1 tailback.

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