Latest Sports Scores

Scoreboard

  • ALL
  • NBA
  • NHL
  • NCAAB
  • NBA
  • 3/23 7:30 PM EDT
    PHO0
    BKN0
  • 3/23 7:30 PM EDT
    TOR0
    MIA0
  • 3/23 8:30 PM EDT
    MEM0
    SA0
  • 3/23 8:30 PM EDT
    LAC0
    DAL0
  • 3/23 10:00 PM EDT
    NY0
    POR0
  • NHL
  • 3/23 7:00 PM EDT
    CBJ0
    WSH0
  • 3/23 7:00 PM EDT
    TB0
    BOS0
  • 3/23 7:30 PM EDT
    ARI0
    FLA0
  • 3/23 7:30 PM EDT
    CAR0
    MTL0
  • 3/23 7:30 PM EDT
    PIT0
    OTT0
  • 3/23 7:30 PM EDT
    NJ0
    TOR0
  • 3/23 8:00 PM EDT
    CGY0
    NSH0
  • 3/23 8:00 PM EDT
    PHI0
    MIN0
  • 3/23 8:00 PM EDT
    VAN0
    STL0
  • 3/23 8:30 PM EDT
    DAL0
    CHI0
  • 3/23 9:00 PM EDT
    EDM0
    COL0
  • 3/23 10:30 PM EDT
    WPG0
    LA0
  • CBK
  • 3/23 7:09 PM EDT
    MICH0
    OREGON0
  • 3/23 7:39 PM EDT
    WVU0
    GONZ0
  • 3/23 9:39 PM EDT
    PURDUE0
    KANSAS0
  • 3/23 10:09 PM EDT
    XAVIER0
    ARI0

Jameis Winston gave Florida State this fiery halftime speech before their huge comeback

Before you go, we thought you'd like these...
Before you go close icon

"We some dogs. We ain't no puppies. We some dogs."

These were some of the words that rang through the Florida State locker room as they trailed (at times hilariously) 28-13 at the half against Ole Miss on Monday night. Some sloppy defense and a costly fumble at the 3-yard line left the Seminoles scrambling for answers with a half left to play.

And they would find those answers after a passionate halftime speech from former quarterback Jameis Winston. We saw a portion of the speech thanks to Showtime Sports, which is following the Seminoles around all year for its show A Season With Florida State Football.

SEE ALSO: Hey, Netflix: Please remake ESPN's fictional drama 'Playmakers'

"Wide receivers, y'all cannot be stopped," Winston continued. "The whole game. We got the best running back in the whole damn league. And we got a quarterback that's gonna toss that thing. O-line, wake up!"

After the half, Florida State looked like a completely different football team and managed to win the game 45-34. There's no telling whether Winston was the reason the switch flipped, but the defense created a few timely turnovers, intercepting Ole Miss quarterback Chad Kelly twice and forcing him to fumble once. On the other side of the ball, Florida State quarterback Deondre Francois made plays with his arm and feet, making a huge 31-yard run out of a broken play to set up a 1-yard Freddie Stevenson touchdown and ended a long eight-play, 77-yard drive with a touchdown pass.

Florida State gave up six points in the second half and came out of the half ready to play, recording 23 of their 34 second half points in the third quarter. It might not be Winston's doing, but it certainly looks like he played a part in firing up the troops.

(via For The Win)

Read Full Story

Sign up for Breaking News by AOL to get the latest breaking news alerts and updates delivered straight to your inbox.

Subscribe to our other newsletters

Emails may offer personalized content or ads. Learn more. You may unsubscribe any time.

From Our Partners