Corey Fuller was named Florida State’s director of football relations on Jan. 28, 2022.
Fuller, a four-year letterman for the Seminoles at defensive back, played from 1990-94 and was part of 54 wins, three ACC championships and Florida State’s first national championship in 1993. Florida State was undefeated in bowl games during his tenure, five years of the program’s 14-year unbeaten streak in bowl games, with two wins in the Orange Bowl, a win in the Sugar Bowl and victories in the Cotton Bowl and Blockbuster Bowl. He was a first-team All-ACC selection in 1994 when he recorded 41 tackles, 1.0 for loss, one interception, 10 pass breakups, one forced fumble and one fumble recovery. Fuller played in 41 games in his collegiate career and totaled 106 tackles, 1.0 for loss, two interceptions, 23 pass breakups, six forced fumbles and one fumble recovery.
A Tallahassee native, Fuller was selected in the second round of the 1995 NFL Draft by the Minnesota Vikings and played 10 seasons. He was named to the 1995 All-Rookie Team and played in 152 professional games with 127 starts, recording 597 tackles, 13.0 for loss with 1.5 sacks, 17 interceptions, 80 pass breakups, 10 forced fumbles and five fumble recoveries.
Fuller has been a successful coach at four area high schools and also coached at FAMU. He coached at Rickards, West Gadsden, East Gadsden and Godby. He then returned to East Gadsden to lead the renamed Gadsden County High School. He was the head coach at Godby in 2017 and 2018, leading the Cougars to 11 wins and the regional semifinal round of the 5A state playoffs each season. He had two stints as head coach at East Gadsden, including a run to the state semifinals in 2011, before returning to Gadsden County from 2018-21 and guiding the Jaguars to the 4A state semifinal round in 2019. He coached cornerbacks at FAMU and served as interim head coach for the last four games in 2014.
Fuller earned his bachelor’s degree in child development from FSU in 1995.