December 2, 2009

Will Bowden's retirement impact Jones?

Some recruits feel an attachment to Bobby Bowden after they meet him in person. For some, Florida State's head football coach is almost like family. Such is the case for Winter Park (FL) Lake Howell linebacker Christian Jones, whose father and brother both played for Bowden.

"That is big," Jones said of Bowden's retirement. "I don't know what to think. I am kind of speechless about it. If he feels like it is his time, then it is his time. He has laid his foundation there and done great things. He has nothing else to prove."

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