Florida State's ball boy 'Red Lightning' has his own highlight reel (Video)


Nov 30, 2013; Gainesville, FL, USA; Florida State Seminoles quarterback Jameis Winston (5) and teammates put a Florida State Seminoles helmet on top of the gator head after they beat the Florida Gators at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium. Florida State Seminoles defeated the Florida Gators 37-7. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

The Florida State Seminoles are your new No. 1 team in the BCS rankings. A win over Duke in the ACC Championship game would assure them a spot in the BCS National Championship game, and it is all thanks to one man.

Not coach Jimbo Fisher. Not quarterback Jameis Winston. They owe it all to Seminoles’ ball boy Frankie, A.K.A. Red Lightning.

Honestly, I’ve never paid much attention to a ball boy in a football game, so I don’t know if this level of enthusiasm is standard or par for the course. He is constantly sprinting up and down the sideline with footballs.

The jumping in to celebrate on the field with the players, that seems a little out of the usual and out of the ordinary though. I especially like the little shove he gives a Florida Gators player.

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