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Former FSU star EJ Manuel to start for Bills on Sunday

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As the calendar turns the page to a new year on Sunday, a familiar face will be back at quarterback for the Buffalo Bills. Former Florida State star EJ Manuel will lead his team against the New York Jets in the season finale for both teams. While starter Tyrod Taylor is officially being “benched,” the move is being described as a “business decision,” by sources close to the Bills. Taylor would be owed more than $27 million in guaranteed payments…

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Christian Ponder’s future lies in the hands of Colin Kaepernick

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For those wondering whatever happened to Christian Ponder, he could be making an appearance in an NFL game in the near future. None other than Colin Kaepernick holds the key to his immediate future. Ponder, the 12th pick in the 2011 NFL draft out of Florida State, is currently the third-string quarterback with the San Francisco 49ers. After four forgettable years with the Minnesota Vikings and not playing at all in 2015, San Francisco signed the former Seminole in August after…

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For Jacksonville Jaguars, postseason begins now

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The Jacksonville Jaguars, at 4-5, are inspiring among fans the kind of optimism that the team hasn’t in close to a decade. That says a lot about how the team has underperformed. Names such as Blaine Gabbert, Mike Mularkey, and even Chad Henne (still on the roster and one injury away from being pressed into duty once more) are evocative of a vortex of despair that has surrounded the franchise since before Shad Khan bought it. Now, of course, if…

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