FSU Chooses Another Staff Member

John Papuchis has been named Florida State’s special teams coordinator and defensive ends coach. This was announced by Mike Norvell early Tuesday morning.

“He brings a wealth of experience with 10 of the last 12 years as a Division I assistant in a coordinating role. His special teams unit at Maryland was one of the best in the country. He’s an innovator of special teams but also a technician and fundamentally based in all teachings. He’s a dynamic recruiter who has been recognized as one of the top recruiters in the nation year in and year out and will be a tremendous asset to our staff.” - Novell on his newest assistant hiring