E.J. Manuel replaces Christian Ponder
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Redshirt sophomore E.J. Manuel started at quarterback for Florida State against Clemson.
Manuel started Saturday night in place of Christian Ponder, who has been bothered for the past month by a painful elbow injury. The school said Ponder could play if needed.
Ponder suffered a ruptured bursa sac near the right elbow in a 24-19 win over Boston College and has steadily received treatment to ease the pain and missed three practices this week.
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