TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Florida State defensive tackle Eddie Goldman will forgo his senior season and enter the 2015 NFL Draft.
The school made the announcement on Wednesday. The 6-foot-4, 320-pound Goldman from Washington, D.C., was a full-time starter the past two years and named Associated Press third-team All American in 2014.
He finished the season with 35 tackles, eight tackles for loss and a team-high four sacks.
Coach Jimbo Fisher said a statement that “Eddie was a tremendous leader, student-athlete and, most importantly, a tremendous person for FSU.”
Goldman is expected to be an early draft pick because of his athleticism at the position. The Seminoles went 39-3, won the 2013 national championship and three ACC titles during his career.
They advanced to the inaugural College Football Playoff semifinal this season, losing to Oregon.
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