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Bleacher Report: FSU Escapes Boston College: Will the Real Christian Ponder Please Stand Up?

Nineteen of 31 for 170 yards, two touchdowns and three interceptions including a fumble—those don't exactly sound like Heisman statistics, do they? Those were the numbers that Florida State quarterback Christian Ponder put up against Boston College on Saturday in a hard-fought but easily avoidable 24-19 win. The win extends the 'Noles' winning streak to five games; but in a home game they were picked to win by 28 points, they certainly failed to impress. Ponder never fully found his rhythm, but it wasn't all his fault. Countless times the offensive drives resulted in three straight pass plays with plenty ...

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