The Daily Nole

The Staff

Mike Ferguson, co-Founder and Editor

Mike Ferguson is the editor of The Daily Nole and former editor of Noled Out. Mike has more than four years experience as a sports writer including the last three in print and online media. Mike graduated from Florida State University in 2009 with a Bachelors in Religion and a minor in Communications. Mike provided press coverage of Florida State’s run to the 2013 BCS National Championship. Mike is also a news reporter at Polk County’s newspaper, The Ledger in Lakeland, Florida. Mike has been featured on sites as prominent as Yahoo Sports, and the front page of while interviewing athletes as high profile as 2013 National League MVP, Andrew McCutchen. Email Mike at Follow Mike on Twitter @MikeWFerguson.

Edwin Collins, co-Founder, Digital Content Manager


Edwin Collins is the co-Founder and digital media manager of The Daily Nole, formerly Edwin has more than 15 years working in the technology field as a Wireless Network Specialist. Prior to entering the technology field, Edwin was a part of the United States Navy for four years from 1995-2000. You can contact Edwin at


Clint Eiland, Features Writer


Clint Eiland is a current FSU student looking for a degree in communications or education. Clint has broadcasted games since high school, where he set up an organization that worked with local groups (Fox, BrightHouse, FHSAA) to stream high school athletic events on the internet. Clint is a former Noled Out staff writer and a contributor to the sports department at v89, the campus radio station. Readers can tune in at 5:50 P.M. on the v89 website every Friday afternoon to hear Clint give a sports update. Clint is a more recent fan, having followed FSU back in 2009 when a family member attended the university and recommended it. You can follow Clint on twitter @ClintEiland. You can also contact Clint at