As of the 2008 season, Florida State's last losing season was 1976 when they were 5-6. That was Bobby Bowden's first season as head coach of the Seminoles. Florida State will be going for their 32nd consecutive winning season in 2008.
Through the 2008 season, USC and Florida State have met twice with Florida State winning both games. 1997 - Florida State 14, USC 7 1998 - Florida State 30, USC 10
1-1. The teams played in 1986 with Michigan winning and in 1991 with Florida State winning.
According to College Football Data Warehouse, the first Florida/Florida State game was played in 1958 with Florida winning 21-7.
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Through the 2008 season, Florida State and Ohio State have met three times with Florida State winning all three games:1) 1981 - FSU 36, OSU 27 (Regular Season)2) 1982 - FSU 34, OSU 17 (Regular Season)3) 1998 - FSU 31, OSU 14 (Sugar Bowl)
As of the 2008 season, Penn State and Miami have met 13 times with Penn State winning 7 and Miami winning 6.
Through the 2008 season, Ohio State and Tennessee have met once, that being the 1996 Florida Citrus Bowl with Tennessee winning 20-14.
7-4-1. During the regular season in the 1990s, Florida won 3 times (1991, 1995, 1997), Florida State won 6 (1990, 1992, 1993, 1996, 1998, 1999), and there was 1 tie (1994). The teams also met twice in the Sugar Bowl with Florida State winning in 1995 and Florida winning in 1997.
Florida State's first season of football was in 1947. They went 0-5 under head coach Ed Williamson.
1999 Fiesta Bowl, won by Tennessee 23-16. The teams have met only one other time, that being in the 1958 regular season with Florida State winning 10-0.
0. Ohio State and Florida State have met three times in football, 1981 and 1982 regular season and 1998 Sugar Bowl, and Florida State has won all three games.
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