September 30, 2008

ASI Insider: Freshmen OTs find their groove

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Offensive line may have found its starting five (By Gene Williams,

In three of Florida State's first four games a different starting offensive line took the field.

On Saturday, the latest combination was the youngest one to date. When FSU's offense lined up against Colorado Rick Trickett's line was made up of two sophomores, one redshirt freshman and two true freshmen. Interestingly, the two true freshmen held down the two key tackle spots. One of those rookies, Zebrie Sanders, started the opening game at left tackle but that didn't go well according to Trickett. The freshman from Dayton, Ohio had barely seen the field since that first game but that changed on Saturday when he got the start at right tackle, a position that is a relatively new one for Sanders.

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