August 13, 2006

Insider Report: Media Day



The Seminole football team has one week of practice under their belts, with three more to go before the season opener at Miami. On Sunday, the players got the day off....sort of. Instead of taking part in the daily practice routine, they met with the media and the fans. Here are a few notes of interest from 2006 Media Day:



Bowden delivers again (By Jim Lamar)



Never let it be said that Bobby Bowden can't sling 'em with the best of 'em.




Bowden put on a show during Sunday's interview session with the media.
Poking fun at himself, his players and long-time friend Joe Paterno,
FSU's legendary coach had a room filled with reporters laughing early
and often during his 30 minute chat.



"I look in the obituary section every day to see if he's still out
there," Bowden said about Paterno, the Penn State coach who ranks
second to Bowden in all-time Division I-A coaching victories.



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