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FSU's new football coach says 'Go Noles' upon arriving in Tallahassee

FSU's new football coach arrives in Tallahassee
FSU's new football coach arrives in Tallahassee
Posted at 7:00 AM, Dec 06, 2017
and last updated 2017-12-06 02:03:21-05

TALLAHASSEE, Fla (WTXL) - Florida State's new football coach, Willie Taggart, arrived in Tallahassee early Wednesday.

"Go Noles!" Taggart said shortly after deplaning at Million Air Tallahassee about 2:15 a.m. Wednesday and just before entering a vehicle to be driven away.

At 11 a.m. Wednesday, Taggart's appointment is to be announced officially at a news conference.

Taggart, a 41-year-old Florida native, reportedly has signed a six-year deal for $30 million.

In one season at Oregon, Taggart led the Ducks to a 7-5 record. 

He replaces Jimbo Fisher, who accepted the Texas A&M's head coaching job.

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