By Eric Russell
Of course the Seminoles find themselves near the top of the list when it comes to the easiest conference schedules in the Atlantic Division. They don't have to play themselves.
Florida State's most difficult stretch will come mid-season when the Seminoles have three tough opponents. The stretch will start on the road at Clemson followed by two home games against NC State and Miami. Florida State can't overlook the season-opener against Pittsburgh. Whomever wins the starting quarterback job needs to be ready to avoid a crucial conference misstep.