Hurricanes coach Al Golden on Monday called his relationship with FSU coach Jimbo Fisher “very positive. “They’re on one side and we’re on the other, [but] at the end of the day it’s professional, it’s courteous, it’s genuine. I think there’s a mutual respect there.”
Golden named tailback Duke Johnson, tackle Ereck Flowers, linebacker Eddie Johnson and safety Deon Bush as freshmen who have impressed him “the most” this season. He then named cornerbacks Tracy Howard and Antonio Crawford, as well as defensive tackles Corey King and Dequan Ivery.
• The newest depth chart has former middle linebackerDenzel Perryman
back on the weak side. At middle linebacker, it’sGionni Paul
. Bush has passedA.J. Highsmith
at first-team safety, withKacy Rodgers
ahead ofVaughn Telemaque
on the other side.
At quarterback, it’s the injured “Stephen Morris “or’’ Ryan Williams.
is playing the role of FSU quarterbackEJ Manuel
on the scout team.
SUSAN MILLER DEGNAN