Akers turns in historic performance

Florida State running Cam Akers carried the ball a historic 36 times on Saturday, marking the most carries a FSU back has had in a single game in program history.

But perhaps his most important carry was the 4-yard overtime touchdown run that quite literally carried his team to its first victory of the season.

With a combined 248 all-purpose yards and three touchdowns, Akers delivered a career day as the Seminoles (1-1) were dangerously close to not only blowing another huge lead, but also losing back-to-back home games for . . .

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