April 6, 2007

Seminoles extend offer to 6-foot-6 DE

Gainesville (FL) defensive end Earl Okine was one of many recruits that visited Florida State's Junior Day a couple weekend's ago. He left Tallahassee with a better understanding of the Seminole defense and specifically how they use their defensive ends. One thing he did not leave with was a scholarship offer. On Thursday afternoon, that all changed for the 6-foot-6, 229-pounder.

"Florida State offered me yesterday," Okine told Warchant.com. "Coach (Odell) Haggins gave me a call. It means a lot to get the offer. I grew up watching them and to know that I can possibly play for them one day is great."t."

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