City To Congratulate FSU Football At Today's Commission Meeting

Jan 6, 2014; Pasadena, CA, USA; Florida State Seminoles players celebrate after defeating Auburn Tigers 34-31 in the 2014 BCS National Championship game at the Rose Bowl. Mandatory Credit: Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports
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Updated By: Garin Flowers
January 8, 2014, 5pm

The Florida state football team has had their fair share of accomplishments this season. They add another one today with a proclamation from the City of Tallahassee honoring their championship win.

Just moments ago, there FSU players walked out of these elevators in city hall to a crowd of people cheering them on.

Those players were all three superstars on the team, Lamarcus Joyner, Rashad Greene and Jameis Winston.

They headed into the City Commission chambers and also received a warm welcome. That's when Mayor Marks, an FSU alum, read a proclamation honoring their amazing 2013 season.

Then the three players spoke, Winston adding in his humor in his remarks as he does frequently.

We'll have more video of the ceremony tonight at 11.

News Release: City of Tallahassee

Florida State University and its national championship football team will receive their first hometown public recognition today when a number of administrators, coaches and players will appear at the City of Tallahassee’s Commission meeting. Mayor John Marks and the City Commissioners will be recognizing the Seminoles at 4 p.m. at the meeting, which is open to the public.

“The City of Tallahassee is truly proud to be home to the #1 college football team in America,” said Mayor John Marks. “FSU leads the nation in many fields. This championship win however will benefit the entire community as the eyes of the nation are turned upon us.”

The City Commission meeting will be broadcast live on WCOT (Comcast and CentruryLink Channel 13) and streamed live on .

For more information, please call (850) 891-8533.

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