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FSU’s defense makes key stop late to hold off N.C. State

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Florida State’s defense, maligned most of the year, came up with a key stop late and allowed the Seminoles to win a close game on the road. The FSU defense forced an incomplete pass on fourth-and-12 from their own 26 with 1:09 to go. The N.C. State Wolfpack had a first and 10 at the FSU 24, but four passes resulted in three incompletions and a catch for minus two yards. It left FSU as a 24-20 winner. Quarterback Deondre…

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Football flashback: When FSU overcame Russell Wilson’s greatness

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The season was disappointing. A lot like this one. The opposing quarterback was terrific. A lot like the Seminoles have played this season. And the outcome was perfect. Whether FSU can repeat it this week against North Carolina State remains to be seen. It was in 2009, and FSU pulled out a 45-42 victory over the Wolfpack, always a tough opponent, in one of the wildest games in memory. For one thing, the Seminoles had to survive the play of…

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