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  1. UPDATED: Christian Ponder Seems Right at HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Raiders

    Earlier this week, ESPN's John Clayton posted his list of the NFL's Top backup quarterbacks and had high praise for Raiders QB Christian Ponder. Ponder makes the list because he's averaged 23.5 points per game during his starts.

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  2. Everett Golson, Jimbo Fisher and the running quarterbackRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... run per every 5.87 passing attempts during his career, while more mobile quarterbacks like EJ Manuel and Christian Ponder averaged 3.01 and 3.59 passing attempts, respectively, for every carry. Golson himself averaged 3.58 passing attempts per run ...

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  3. FSU's offense could be more complex than what some pro teams runRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... success sending quarterbacks to the NFL; FSU's past three starting quarterbacks (Winston, E.J. Manuel and Christian Ponder) have all been first-round draft picks, which has never been done before. Ponder has not lived up to his first-round billing ...

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  4. Florida State Football: Does Everett Golson Have Legit Shot to Win 2015 Heisman?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | BleacherReport

    ... it comes to quarterbacks. While that's paid dividends when it comes to the NFL draft - JaMarcus Russell, Christian Ponder, E.J. Manuel and of the Orlando Sentinel wrote last month, Fisher has a history of modifying his playbook to fit the talent he ...

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  5. QB Christian Ponder makes most of opportunity with RaidersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | The Daily Republic

    After spending last season mired on the bench in Minnesota, Christian Ponder is happy for any chance he gets to work with the first-team offense. Ponder has spent the past two weeks during the offseason program for the Oakland Raiders working with the top offense while starter Derek Carr nurses a finger injury on his throwing hand.

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  6. Everett Golson, Jimbo Fisher and the running quarterbackRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... run per every 5.87 passing attempts during his career, while more mobile quarterbacks like EJ Manuel and Christian Ponder averaged 3.01 and 3.59 passing attempts, respectively, for every carry. Golson himself averaged 3.58 passing attempts per run ...

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  7. What Everett Golson Must Do at Fsu to Establish Himself as Legit NFL QB ProspectRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... highlighted, Florida State's recent history of sending quarterbacks to the NFL - Winston, EJ Manuel and Christian Ponder - likely also helped entice Golson to go to Tallahassee: @kbohls Florida State's last 3 QBs have been 1st-round picks. I can't ...

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  8. If Everett Golson wins Florida State nod, Jimbo Fisher will adapt offenseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | ESPN

    ... in relation to the way he calls games. In essence there is no set formula. Future first-round selections Christian Ponder , EJ Manuel and Jameis Winston all fit different molds, and Fisher adapted accordingly. Jimbo Fisher will tweak his offense to ...

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  9. After downward trend to end 2014, Golson heads to FSURead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2015 | ESPN

    ... State starting quarterback to be a first-round pick in the NFL draft. Preceding him were EJ Manuel and Christian Ponder . All 22 of Golson's turnovers in 2014 came in Notre Dame's final 10 games. The 22 turnovers were second-most among FBS players ...

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  10. Analysis: How will Everett Golson fit in with Florida StateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... demonstrated flexibility and has a knack for working to the strengths of his quarterbacks. For instance, Christian Ponder ran the ball 8.5 times per game as a starter. Jameis Winston - who was not immobile but certainly not a scrambler - ran the ...

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  11. Seminole Post thumbnailRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | Palm Beach Post

    ... of dual threat quarterback but Fisher has suited his offense to quarterbacks who can run, including when Christian Ponder and EJ Manuel were at FSU. Last season, Golson was 256 of 427 for 3,445 yards, 14 interceptions and 29 TDs. He got off to a ...

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  12. FSU's offense could be more complex than what some pro teams runRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... success sending quarterbacks to the NFL; FSU's past three starting quarterbacks (Winston, E.J. Manuel and Christian Ponder ) have all been first-round draft picks, which has never been done before. Ponder has not lived up to his first-round billing ...

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  13. Year of the quarterback in the ACC in 2016, too?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | ESPN

    ... takes to be next in line? Does he have what it takes to be a first-round pick, following behind EJ Manuel, Christian Ponder and Jameis Winston? We have seen Maguire start one game, with mixed results. His spring was full of mixed results, too, which ...

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  14. Jameis Winston: 'I'm just a grateful man'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | ABC Action News

    ... quarterback to be taken in the first round of the NFL draft since 2011, along with EJ Manuel in 2013 and Christian Ponder in 2011. Winston was one of the more controversial players in the draft this year, after being accused of sexual assault during ...

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  15. ACC shines on NFL Draft's first day; Any trend to the Hokies' light draft years?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... the third straight FSU starting quarterback to go in the first round, joining EJ Manuel (Bills, 2013) and Christian Ponder (Vikings, 2011). It's the first time a team has ever had three quarterbacks drafted in the first round in a five-year span. -- ...

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  16. Bucs 1st rounder Jameis Winston in Tampa todayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | ABC Action News

    ... State Seminoles quarterback to be taken in the first round since 2011, along with EJ Manuel in 2013 and Christian Ponder in 2011. Winston is one of the more controversial players in the draft this year, after being accused of sexual assault during ...

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  17. QB: Feels like title gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | NFL

    ... Texans . Winston also is the third FSU quarterback taken in the first round in the past five drafts; Christian Ponder went 12th overall, to the Minnesota Vikings , in 2011, and E.J. Manuel went 16th, to the Buffalo Bills , in 2013. Ponder now is ...

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  18. No. 1 Nole: Jameis Winston to Tampa BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | Florida State Seminoles

    ... "I think he was by far the most pro-ready quarterback with what they asked him to do at Florida State." Christian Ponder (2006-2010) previously was FSU's highest selected quarterback, having been picked 12th by the Minnesota Vikings in 2011. ...

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  19. Draft Fest 2015 7pmRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2015 | WWL-AM New Orleans

    ... brought not pull the trigger on that and and I guess my foot about also another Florida State quarterback Christian Ponder. This week we set it on that night. He did not want him to get the ball at night spots you could see it at Florida State. Nice ...

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  20. 2015 NFL Draft: Tampa Bay Buccaneers select Jameis Winston with No. 1 overall pickRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... FSU's EJ Manuel was selected No. 16 overall by the Buffalo Bills in 2013 and the Minnesota Vikings drafted Christian Ponder No. 12 overall in 2011. All three of the first-round QBs played under Jimbo Fisher , who just concluded his fifth season as ...

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