Florida State football had a successful 2023 season where they finished with an undefeated regular season record and an ACC championship. However, the Seminoles are out to prove the doubters wrong after the meaningless Orange Bowl loss to the Georgia Bulldogs.
Offseason Tour of Duty workouts are upon us. The idea of the workouts was based on mat drills that former legendary head football coach Bobby Bowden did during his time in Tallahassee. This will be the start of some grueling days this offseason that go unnoticed.
Overall, this is a period where players will get into better conditioning. The good news is that the Seminoles did play the Georgia Bulldogs in the Orange Bowl for about three weeks so the current players on the roster should not be as out of shape.
These conditioning workouts should allow the newcomers as well as current players to focus on their fundamentals and their sense of adversity when things do not go their way.
Here are three players that I am monitoring during the Tour of Duty workouts.