Bobby Bowden walked out of the tunnel, down the middle of the field that bears his name, flanked by his wife, Ann, and longtime assistant, Sue Hall.
And former Florida State players, more than 375 of them, formed two lines to welcome Bowden back to Doak Campbell Stadium for the first time in nearly four years. Bowden could look right or left and see four decades of players forming a path to midfield.
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