Fla. St. headlines strong day for ACC

BY foxsports • February 2, 2011

By Andrew Jones
FOXSportsSouth.com
January 2, 2011

ACC football had a pretty good day on national signing day, lending reason for optimism that maybe the conference known more for hoops is on the uptick on the gridiron.

Most encouraging for the ACC is that Florida State returned to its 1990s ways as setting the standard, bringing in one of the top-rated classes in the nation, according to Scout.com and several other reputable services.

Jimbo Fisher's program signed five 5-star, 10 4-star, and the rest 3-star prospects. FSU landed 11 top-100 talents, more than any other program in the nation.

"There were times about a decade ago, a 10-year period where Florida State had nine classes finish in the top five


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