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Florida State's 2017 Football Roster

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Florida State's 2017 Football Roster (scholarship players)
No. Name Pos Ht/Wt Yr Hometown/School

1

James Blackman

QB

6-5/185

Fr.

Belle Glade, FL/Central

1

Levonta Taylor

DB

5-10/169

So.

Va. Beach, VA/Ocean Lakes

3

Derwin James

DB

6-3/211

rSo.

Haines City, FL / Haines City

3

Cameron Akers

RB

5-11/213

Fr.

Clinton, Miss / Clinton

4

4

Tarvarus McFadden

Khalan Laborn

CB

RB

6-2/198

5-11/199

Jr.

Fr.

Ft. Lauderdale, FL / American Heritage

Virginia Beach, VA / Bishop Sullivan

5

Dontavious Jackson

LB

6-2/249

So.

Houston, TX / Alief Elsik

5

Da'Vante Phillips

WR

6-1/206

Jr.

Miami, FL / Central

6
6

Matthew Thomas
Tre' McKitty

LB
TE

6-3/227
6-5/235

rSr.
Fr.

Miami, FL / Booker T.
Bradenton, FL / IMG

7

Ermon Lane

DB

6-3/209

Sr.

Homestead, FL / Homestead Senior

7

Ryan Green

RB

5-11/204

rSr.

St. Petersburg, FL / Catholic

8
8

Nyqwan Murray
Stanford Samuels III

WR
CB

5-11/176
6-2/170

Jr.
Fr.

Orlando, FL / Oak Ridge

Pembroke Pines/Flanagan

9

Jacques Patrick

RB

6-2/231

Jr.

Orlando, FL / Timber Creek

9

Josh Sweat

DE

6-5/250

Jr.

Chesapeake, VA / Oscar Smith

10

Clavin Brewton

DB

6-0/186

Jr.

Miami, FL / Central

10

Bailey Hockman

QB

6-2/187

Fr.

Powder Springs, GA / McEachern

11

George Campbell

WR

6-4/207

rSo

Clearwater, FL / East Lake

11

Janarius Robinson

DE

6-5/249

rFr.

Panama City, FL / Bay

12

Deondre Francois

QB

6-2/205

rSo

Orlando, FL / IMG Academy

12

Arthur Williams

DT

6-4/327

rJr.

Waycross, GA/EE Smith, NC

13

Joshua Kaindoh

DE

6-7/250

Fr.

Baltimore, MD / IMG

14
14

Deonte Sheffield %

Kyle Meyers

RB
CB

5-9/198

6-0/168

Fr.
So.

Destin, FL / Niceville

New Orleans / Holy Cross

15
15

Carlos Becker III

Tamorrion Terry

DB
WR

6-2/183
6-4/208

So.
Fr.

Kissimmee, FL / Osceola

Ashburn, GA / Turner Co.

16

J.J. Cosentino

QB

6-5/230

rJr.

Lower Burrell, PA / Catholic

16

Jacob Pugh

DE

6-4/229

Sr.

Dade City, FL / Godby

18

Ro'Derrick Hoskins

LB

6-2/240

rSr.

Orlando, FL / Evans

18

Auden Tate

WR

6-5/225

Jr.

Irmo, SC / Wharton (FL)

19

A.J. Westbrook

DB

6-0/186

Jr.

Daytona Beach, FL / Mainland

20

Trey Marshall

DB

6-0/210

Sr.

Lake City, FL / Columbia

21
21

Marvin Wilson
Logan Tyler

DT
K/P

6-5/329
6-0/201

Fr.
So.

Houston, TX/Episcopal

Nixa, MO / Nixa

22

Amir Rasul

RB

5-10/196

So.

Miami, FL / Coral Gables

22

Adonis Thomas

LB

6-3/228

rSo

Atlanta, GA / Northwest (Miss.) CC / Central

23

Ricky Aguayo

K

6-2/196

So

Mascotte, FL / IMG

23
24

Hamsah Nasirildeen

Cyrus Fagan

DB
DB

6-4/210

6-1/180

Fr.
Fr.

Concord, NC / Concord

Daytona Beach, FL / Mainland

26
26

Jonathan Vickers

DeCalon Brooks

RB
LB

6-1/228
5-10/195

rJr.
Fr.

Quincy, FL / N.F. Christian

Tampa, FL / Gaither

27
27

Zaquandre White

Ontaria Wilson

RB
DB

6-0/210
6-0/175

Fr.
Fr.

North Ft. Myers, FL

Ashburn, GA / Turner Co.

28
29

Malique Jackson
D.J. Matthews

WR
WR

6-0/170
5-10/160

Sr.
Fr.

Jesup, GA / Wayne Co.
Jacksonville, FL / Trinity

29
30

Nate Andrews

Jalen Wilkerson

DB
DE

6-0/214

6-4/273

rSr.
rSo

Fairhope, AL / Fairhope

Douglas, GA / Coffee Co.

35

Gabe Nabers

FB

6-3/244

So.

Hahira, GA / Lowndes

35

Leonard Warner III

LB

6-4/230

Fr.

Snellville, GA / Brookwood

45

Delvin Purifoy

LB

6-2/246

rJr.

Cantonment, FL / Pensacola Catholic

47

Stephen Gabbard

LS

6-3/248

Sr.

Tallahassee, FL / Godby

49

Cedric Wood

DT

6-3/321

rFr.

Tallahassee, FL / Godby

51

Josh Brown

LB

6-3/216

So.

Charlotte, NC/Mallard Creek

51

Baveon Johnson

OL

6-3/312

rFr.

Lakeland, FL / Lake Gibson

52
53

David Robbins

Ja'len Parks

OL
DL

6-4/324

6-4/304

rSo
Fr.

Glenelg, MD / Glenelg

Newberry, FL / Newberry

54

Alec Eberle

OL

6-4/294

rJr.

Mechanicsville, VA / Atlee

55

Fredrick Jones

DT

6-2/298

rJr.

Miami, FL / Central

56

Emmett Rice

LB

6-2/203

So.

Miami Gardens, FL/Norland

57
59

Corey Martinez
Brady Scott

OL
OL

6-4/298
6-6/285

rJr.
Fr.

Tampa, FL / Catholic

Powder Springs, GA

60

Andrew Boselli

OL

6-4/303

rFr.

Jacksonville, FL / Episcopal

62

Ethan Frith

OL

6-7/316

Jr.

Summit, MS / North Pike

67

Adam Torres

DE

6-4/281

rJr.

Lake Mary, FL / Lake Mary

69

Landon Dickerson

OL

6-5/310

So.

Hickory, NC / S. Caldwell

70

Cole Minshew

OL

6-5/338

rSo

Pridgen, GA / Coffee Co.

71

Brock Ruble

OL

6-9/319

rJr.

Charlotte Hall, MD / DeMatha Catholic

72

Mike Arnold

OL

6-4/330

rFr.

Winter Haven, FL / Winter Haven

73

Jauan Williams

OL

6-6/300

rFr.

Cheltenham, MD / Archbishop Carroll (D.C.)

74

Derrick Kelly II

OL

6-5/323

rJr.

Quincy, FL / East Gadsden

75

Abdul Bello

OL

6-6/312

rSo

Warri, Nigeria / Montverde Academy (FL)

76

Rick Leonard

OL

6-7/306

Sr.

Middletown, MD / Middletown

79

Josh Ball

OL

6-8/287

rFr.

Fredericksburg, VA/Stafford

80

Alex Marshall

TE

6-8/240

Fr.

Andover, Mass / Bridgton

81

Ryan Izzo

TE

6-5/245

rJr.

Highland Lakes, NJ / Pope John XXIII

82

Naseir Upshur

TE

6-2/249

So.

Philadelphia, PA / Imhotep Institute Charter

84

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86

Darvin Taylor II

DT

6-3/304

rSo

Chester, VA / Thomas Dale

88

Mavin Saunders

TE

6-5/257

rJr.

Bimini, Bahamas / The Kinkaid School (TX)

89

Keith Gavin

WR

6-3/225

So.

Crawfordville, FL / Wakulla

90

Demarcus Christmas

DT

6-4/308

rJr.

Sarasota, FL / Manatee

91

Derrick Nnadi

DT

6-1/312

Sr.

Va. Beach, VA/Ocean Lakes

92

Cory Durden

DT

6-5/320

Fr.

Newberry, FL / Newberry

93






94

Wally Aime'

DT

6-5/300

Jr.

Boynton Beach, FL / Ft. Scott (Kan.) CC

98

Tre Lawson

DE

6-6/248

Fr.

North Augusta, S.C.

99

Brian Burns

DE

6-5/218

So.

Ft. Lauderdale, FL / American Heritage

* DE also includes the "Buck" position / * Defensive backs can line up at safety and "star" or as a dime back. Some cornerbacks may play safety/star and vice-versa. % Will be placed on scholarship in January.
Selected walk-on players - FSU's 2017 Roster
No. Name Pos Ht/Wt Year Hometown/School

14

Jake Rizzo

QB

6-0/193

rFr.

Ft. Lauderdale, FL / STA

33

Colton Plante

FB

6-2/236

Jr.

Windermere, FL / First Academy

36

Brandon Barrett

LB

6-1/230

rSo

Jupiter, FL / Oxbridge

40

Ken Burnham

LS

6-0/203

rJr.

Lithia, FL / Newsome

41

Zach Webber

DB

6-0/190

rFr.

Coral Springs, FL / Coral Springs Charter

53

Joshua Peters

OL

6-3/274

rJr.

Orlando, FL / First Academy

68

Greg Turnage

OL

6-3/283

rSo.

Gainesville, FL / Eastside

83

Brian LaCivita

WR

6-1/178

rSr.

Gainesville, FL / St. Francis Catholic

97

Isaiah Smallwood

DE

6-3/216

rJr

Dover, FL / Strawberry Crest

13

Lawrence Dawsey Jr.

DB

5-11/165

rFr.

Tampa, FL / Hillsborough

23

Herbans Paul

DB

6-2/191

rSr.

Immokalee, FL

87

Jared Jackson

WR

6-2/199

rSr.

Monticello, FL/Aucilla Ch.

86

Justin Motlow

WR

5-11/189

rJr.

Tampa, FL / Catholic


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Florida State State Roster By Class - Offense
Pos Freshmen Sophomores Juniors Seniors

QB

James Blackman
Bailey Hockman

Deondre Francois

J.J. Cosentino


RB

Cam Akers
Khalan Laborn

Zaquandre White

Deonte Sheffield

Amir Rasul

Jacques Patrick

Ryan Green

FB

Gabe Nabers

Jonathan Vickers

WR

Tamorrion Terry
D.J. Matthews

George Campbell

Keith Gavin

Nyqwan Murray
Da'Vante Phillips
Auden Tate

Malique Jackson

TE

Nasier Upshur
Tre' McKitty
Alex Marshall


Ryan Izzo
Mavin Saunders


OL

Brady Scott
Mike Arnold
Josh Ball

Baveon Johnson

Jauan Williams

Andrew Boselli

Landon Dickerson

David Robbins
Cole Minshew
Abdul Bello

Ethan Frith
Alec Eberle
Corey Martinez
Brock Ruble
Derrick Kelly

Rick Leonard

Italics = redshirt
Florida State Roster By Class - Defense
Pos Freshmen Sophomores Juniors Seniors

DT

Cedric Wood
Marvin Wilson
Cory Durden
Ja'len Parks

Darvin Taylor

Wally Aime'
D. Christmas

Fredrick Jones

Derrick Nnadi

DE*

J. Robinson
Josh Kaindoh
Tre Lawson

Brian Burns
J. Wilkerson

Josh Sweat

Adam Torres

Jacob Pugh

LB

Leonard Warner
DeCalon Brooks

Adonis Thomas

Josh Brown
D. Jackson
Emmett Rice

Delvin Purifoy

R. Hoskins
M. Thomas

DB*

H. Nasirildeen
Cyrus Fagan

Carlos Becker

Derwin James

A.J. Westbrook
Calvin Brewton

Ermon Lane

Trey Marshall
Nate Andrews

CB*

Stanford Samuels

Ontaria Wilson

Kyle Meyers
Levonta Taylor

T. McFadden


* DE also includes the "Buck" position / * Defensive backs can line up at safety and "star" or as a dime back. Some cornerbacks may play safety/star and vice-versa.
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