June 7, 2005
Clifton Dickson, who was projected to start at defensive tackle for the 2005 Florida State football team, will not be eligible this fall. Dickson is currently enrolled at Tallahassee Community College and is expected to graduate in December according to Mark Meleney, FSU’s director of academic support. Dickson must earn his associate degree before enrolling at FSU again in January. Dickson totaled 17 tackles, including six for loss, and had 2.5 sacks in five starts last season as a sophomore.