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No. 21 Florida State (4-1) at WakeForest (3-2)
Thurs, October 11, 2007 7:45 PM ET
The Florida State Seminoles will be looking for revenge tonightagainst the Wake Forest Demon Deacons after FSU was shut outlast year 30-0.
The Seminoles lost the first game of their season to Clemson24-18,but has since rebounded to win four in a row. FSU’sdefense is currently ranked 84th in passing yards allowedand ranked 16th in rushing yards allowed. Their defense madeway to many mistakes in their last game against NC State,they’re currently allowing 25 points per game and theirgood for 81YDS in penalties per game. QB Drew Weatherfordhas a 55% completion rate with 4TDs and 1INT. Backup QB XavierLee seems to be the better QB with a 59% completion rate,10YDS average per game and 3TDs. The Seminoles have the offenseto win but don’t have the defense to hold off theiropponents from scoring.
The Demon Deacons have an offense that averages 27 pointsper game under QB Riley Skinner. Skinner’s thrown for676YDS with a 70% completion rate and 2TDs. WR Kenneth Mooreseems to be Skinners go to guy. Moore’s got 38 catchesfor 360YDS along with 4TDs and ranks amongst the ACC’sleaders in all purpose yards. Wake Forest has a misdirectionoffense that confuses their opponent’s defense. Theyshould be good at home with their fans supporting them. Theycan score.
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Florida State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playingon the road against Wake Forest