March 15, 2000
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) – Florida State coach Bobby Bowden welcomed his
national champions to spring practice on Tuesday with his main goal to find a
few defensive tackles.
“If we had those two defensive tackles back we’d be as good as we were last
year,” Bowden said as he prepares for his 25th season at Florida State.
“It’s a matter of them getting better,” Bowden said.
The team will work out only in helmets and shorts for the first three spring
Florida State takes a 21-game regular-season winning streak into its Aug. 26
season opener against Brigham Young in Jacksonville.