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FSU determining how many tickets boosters will get to buy to title game at $325 & $385 based on donation level.
Seminole Boosters requested more than 34,000 tickets to the title game, which is nearly double what FSU was allotted.
Financial pressures are such that programs can't afford to reward coaching legends for their past success for too long.
Fact: Coaching legends at the end of their careers rarely go out on their own, amicable terms.
Even with a renegotiation, it's very likely that Saban would still be behind Coach K in total annual compensation.
As usual, the secondary market is proving that the face value of the Orange Bowl tickets are once again overpriced.
Median price paid on @StubHub so far: Orange Bowl $138, Fiesta Bowl $178, Sugar Bowl $267, Rose Bowl $482, Title Game $1,275
Get-in price for a BCS National Title game ticket right now is hovering around $1,000
Auction to bring Bryce Harper & Anthony Rendon to your kid's school for a pizza lunch has topped $3K http://t.co/mjWIFbqadC
Mack Brown's contract provides that if he resigns he's not entitled to buyout, doesn't state how finances work upon retirement.
Mack Brown's buyout is ridiculously low as a percentage of total $ left on his deal http://t.co/guAGAPPonh
Ran into the @The_SI_King for 2nd time in a week. Guy knows every place to be to get his SI covers signed.
Biggest increases in orders during football games: Wings +45%, Beef & Broccoli +26%, Pizza 21%, Italian Beef 20% (via @grubhub)
Orders for Mexican food decrease by 16% during NFL games, according to data from @grubhub
Gene Deckerhoff, the voice of Seminoles football, says he has said "Touchdown Florida State" 1,818 times in games since 1979.
Great story on where, and in what condition, the Heisman Trophies have ended up http://t.co/stzKgGfBnJ