Jimbo Fisher said the changes are quite noticeable. The Florida State coach pointed out several differences in Boston College under first-year coach Steve Addazio as opposed to the team the Seminoles thrashed, 51-7, last Oct. 13.
“They’ve changed defensively and they’ve changed on offense,’’ said Fisher, who will bring his eighth-ranked Seminoles into Alumni Stadium Saturday for an ACC Atlantic Division showdown with the Eagles. “It’s not like playing them a year ago. You can go back and evaluate the players, but not the scheme.’’
The differences are just as notable on the Seminoles. They appear to be playing much better football, as they measure up statistically at this juncture with last year’s squad, which had one of the most outstanding offensive seasons in the country. Full story for BostonGlobe.com subscribers.
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