Famous Jameis For All the Wrong Reasons

By: Ryan Mason
By: Ryan Mason

Heisman hopeful and starting Florida State quarterback, Jameis Winston, has made headline news this season as a freshman star in the college football scene.

Winston has aided not only in the Seminoles undefeated season but in giving the ‘Noles chance of a brining a national championship back to Tallahassee, but until now “Famous Jameis” has done everything right as the face of the program.

Over the past few weeks an investigation, which has actually been going on longer than just a few weeks, has somehow surfaced into the limelight of national attention. Winston has been accused of sexual battery and until the past few days it seemed as if all of this was going to go away as if none of it ever happened.

For Winston it seems that this case be the nail in the coffin concerning his Heisman hopes and any hope he has at continuing his collegiate career. News broke Wednesday evening that the DNA found on the victim’s underwear matched that of exactly whom she accused, Jameis Winston.

In all actuality, ESPN.com reported that the chances of the DNA found on the victim’s underwear not being Winston were 1 in 2.2 trillion. If you’re not a math guy, basically what this means is that there was never a real shot at all for the abuser to not be Winston.

The big questions now concerning Winston, other that whether or not he is convicted, which it’s looking like he more than likely will, should go along with his standing not only with his Heisman race but with his university.

What would you do if you were Winston’s coach? How would you vote if you were a Heisman voter? Would you take this investigation into consideration even if Winston was found innocent? If found guilty should this hurt Florida State’s chances of a BCS national championship bid?

Join the Conversation!

To comment, the following rules must be followed:

  • No Obscenity, Profanity, Vulgarity, Racism or Violent Descriptions
  • No Negative Community Comparisons
  • No Fighting, Name-calling, Trolling or Personal Attacks
  • Multiple Accounts are Not Allowed
  • Stay on Story Topic

Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.

Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Questions may be sent to comments@kbtx.com. Please provide detailed information.

powered by Disqus
KBTX-TV Channel 3 4141 E. 29th Street Bryan, TX 77802 Phone: (979) 846-7777 Fax: (979) 846-1490 News Fax: (979) 846-188
Copyright © 2002-2015 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 233008061 - kbtx.com/a?a=233008061
Gray Television, Inc.