Bobby Bowden said Joslin Shaw had been cleared to play after missing the first three games for an undisclosed violation of team rules. A team representative said the senior receiver wasn't ready to comment until he was sure he was cleared.
Caz Piurowski will probably see significant time at tight end against Alabama. Starter Charlie Graham's strained hamstring will likely keep him out of practice until Wednesday, and Piurowski has been working exclusively with the first team during his absence.
Senior linebacker Anthony Kelly, who missed Florida State's first three games while waiting to be cleared academically, practiced Monday and will be available against Alabama.