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Budd says it's Payback Time

Budd says it's Payback Time

November 11th of last year may mark the lowest point in the Bobby Bowden era at Florida State. Last year FSU suffered an embarrassing 30-0 shutout at home by a team who Florida State had never lost to in ACC play. Budd Thacker is taking this game as payback and a chance to make a statement to the rest of the ACC that Florida State is still a school to worry about.

Budd Thacker's freshman year was far from what he had expected with a home record of 4-4; none of the four losses at Doak more embarrassing than the 30-0 beat down Wake put on FSU last November. Thacker looks to see the field for the first time since the Colorado game. "We got to pay them back. No one comes into Doak and shuts us out. Everybody's real excited and we're just ready to get after them... Recommended Stories

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