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  1. Vikings quarterbacks ready for televised battle of alma matersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | TwinCities

    Vikings quarterbacks Christian Ponder, left, and Teddy Bridgewater, chat on the sidelines during Minnesota's game against the New England Patriots at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis on September 14, 2014. Teddy Bridgewater and Christian Ponder have been going at it all week.

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  2. Former Florida State QBs say Jameis Winston needs to grow upRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | TwinCities

    ... "I think it's just a certain level of immaturity, some growing up that has to be done there," said Christian Ponder, drafted out of Florida State in 2011 and in his fourth season with Minnesota. Agreeing is retired quarterback Brad Johnson. He was ...

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  3. Top 5 Thursday FeatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Florida State Seminoles

    ... highlight performances. Here are five of the top Thursday night performances by the Seminoles: Quarterback Christian Ponder completed 33 of 40 attempts for 398 yards and three second half touchdowns as the Seminoles rallied for a 17-6 halftime ...

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  4. Christian And Sam Ponder's Generous Gesture For Grieving Minnesota FamilyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Post Game

    Christian Ponder and his wife, Sam, were in the right place at the right time recently to help a family coping with tragedy. The Ponders bumped into Justin Robbins and his daughters, 9-year-old Brianna and 8-year-old Emily, at a Minneapolis-area mall.

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  5. Walk-on who caught Winston's first TD quit football to find callingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | ESPN

    ... was something that weighed on me," he said. "It's unfortunate they had to go win the national championship. Christian Ponder, EJ Manuel, I thought we would have won one when I was there. I loved they had success, but it killed me." For the first ...

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  6. Five questions with ESPN's Rece Davis on UCF footballRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 7 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ESPN will broadcast the nationally televised UCF, BYU game Thursday night at 7:30 p.m. ET. The broadcast team will be composed of analysts Jesse Palmer, David Pollack with Sam Ponder, wife of former Florida State quarterback Christian Ponder, on the sidelines.

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  7. FSU's Jimbo Fisher refutes report that he projected EJ Manuel as a marginal NFL prospectRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 5 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... illing in the pros. Former first-round picks like LSU's JaMarcus Russell (No. 1 overall in 2007 NFL Draft), Christian Ponder (No. 12 overall in 2011 NFL Draft) and Manuel are generally considered busts up to this point in their respective careers.

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  8. Wake Forest Deacons to face one of ACC's best in Jameis WinstonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | The Charlotte Observer

    SALEM Other than winning the 2006 ACC championship, Jim Grobe's greatest claim to fame during his 13 seasons as Wake Forest's head coach might have been beating Florida State four times. Not to denigrate that remarkable accomplishment, but the Seminoles' starting quarterbacks in those four games were Drew Weatherford in 2006, Xavier Lee in 2007, Christian Ponder in 2008 and Clint Trickett in 2011.

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  9. EJ Manuel: I still believe I'm a good football playerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | MSNBC

    ... and those who have had a chance to start because of injuries (like Manuel's predecessor at Florida State, Christian Ponder , last night) have not done well. Maybe Manuel will still become the Bills' franchise quarterback, or maybe he'll catch on ...

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  10. 2015 NFL Draft: Matt Miller's Scouting Notebook for Week 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | BleacherReport

    ... scout: "How many Jimbo Fisher quarterbacks are succeeding in the NFL?" The text refers to the struggles of Christian Ponder and EJ Manuel, both first-rounders, to produce in the pros. With Jameis Winston the next Fisher quarterback to hit the NFL, ...

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  11. Christian Ponder's Fantasy Scouting Report Following Teddy Bridgewater's InjuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | BleacherReport

    Rookie Teddy Bridgewater gave owners a very viable option for three quarters and change against the Atlanta Falcons in what was his first NFL start before leaving the game with an injury, as noted by Vikings PR: For now, it sounds as if Bridgewater plans on being in the lineup despite a short turnaround, as captured by NFL Network's Ian Rapoport: #Vikings QB Teddy Bridgewater tells NFLN's Omar Ruiz that his ankle is "just a sprain" & he expects to play Thursday vs. #Packers Beforehand, Bridgewater was a top-10 scorer with 20 points on a 19-of-30 effort for 317 yards against an Atlanta defense that entered the contest surrendering the eighth-fewest points to quarterbacks on the season despite encounters with New Orleans and Cincinnati.

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  12. Christian Ponder's Fantasy Scouting Report Following Teddy Bridgewater's InjuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | BleacherReport

    Rookie Teddy Bridgewater gave owners a very viable option for three quarters and change against the Atlanta Falcons in what was his first NFL start before leaving the game with an injury, as noted by Vikings PR: For now, it sounds as if Bridgewater plans on being in the lineup despite a short turnaround, as captured by NFL Network's Ian Rapoport: #Vikings QB Teddy Bridgewater tells NFLN's Omar Ruiz that his ankle is "just a sprain" & he expects to play Thursday vs. #Packers Beforehand, Bridgewater was a top-10 scorer with 20 points on a 19-of-30 effort for 317 yards against an Atlanta defense that entered the contest surrendering the eighth-fewest points to quarterbacks on the season despite encounters with New Orleans and Cincinnati.

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  13. BYU defense seeking playmaker in Kyle Van Noy's absenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | Vanquish The Foe

    ... awful hail mary) and then they proceeded to give up 500+ yards of total offense for the first time since Christian Ponder and his Florida State cronies literally and figuratively tore up the field at LES. That isn't to say that this BYU defense ...

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  14. NC State vs. Florida State - The Last 10 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | StateFans Nation

    ... hit Owen Spencer on a 65 yard touchdown pass to give the Pack a 17-13 lead to open up the fourth quarter, Christian Ponder responded with a touchdown pass that gave the lead back to the Seminoles. Graham Gano added a couple of field goals late in ...

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  15. Maryland vs. Ohio State football game time, TV schedule announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Testudo Times

    GAME TIME ANNOUNCED: @MarylandPride vs. Ohio State, the Inaugural B1G home game, will kickoff on 10/4 at noon on ABC! pic.twitter.com/RCOUDDwMb2 The contest will be Maryland's first home football game as a member of the Big Ten. Perhaps the game loses a little juice with the injury to Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller , but it will still be the most anticipated game at Byrd Stadium since the Terps hosted Christian Ponder and Florida State there in 2010.

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  16. Maguire Relishes NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2014 | Florida State Seminoles

    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. Florida State quarterback Sean Maguire was quick to thank the fans who were chanting his name during pre-game warmups for putting him at ease before making his first start against No.

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  17. Clemson mistakes help FSU take an early leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... FSU needed a backup quarterback against Clemson under coach Jimbo Fisher . EJ Manuel replaced the injured Christian Ponder in a 16-13 win in 2010, and Clint Trickett took over for a banged-up Manuel the next year in a 35-30 home loss. GAMEDAY: FSU ...

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  18. ESPN's Sam Ponder weighs in on FSU's Jameis Winston suspensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | St. Petersburg Times

    Sam Ponder is married to a former FSU quarterback, Christian Ponder. They know the perks and responsibilities of being quarterback at a high-profile college football program.

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  19. Florida State QB Sean Maguire is working OTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | USA Today

    ... Fisher's five years as head coach. During the 2010 season EJ Manuel started in place of injured starter Christian Ponder during the Clemson game, while backup Clint Trickett started for an injured Manuel at Death Valley in 2011. As the Seminoles ...

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  20. History repeats itself with FSU backup QB Sean Maguire starting vs. ClemsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | The Miami Herald

    When Sean Maguire enters the huddle Saturday night, he will be the third backup quarterback to start for Florida State against Clemson in coach Jimbo Fisher's five years in Tallahassee. EJ Manuel started for the injured Christian Ponder in a 2010 victory at home, and Clint Trickett relieved the injured Manuel a year later in a loss at Clemson.

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