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FSU dismisses running back Mario Pender after arrest

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It didn’t take Florida State long to divest itself from running back Mario Pender. The Seminoles removed Pender from the team Saturday evening, only hours after he was arrested for domestic violence and resisting arrest. “(Pender) has been permanently dismissed from the football team following his arrest earlier in the day,” the school said in a statement. “The athletic department will have no further comment at this time.” Pender was ranked as the fourth-best running back in 2012 class. However, he…

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