Column: Norvell’s most important signee

Eighteen players made their commitment to Florida State in the early signing period, including two highly-regarded quarterbacks, but the most important evaluation Mike Norvell made and the most important commitment he received came from Odell Haggins.

A reporter asked Norvell, “Who was the first recruit you called when you got the Florida State job? Also, who was the first recruit who committed to you?"

On the spot, Norvell named Lawrance Toafili but qualified his answer by saying about six coaches had guys calling in at the same time and Toafili happened to be the . . .

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