DID YOU SEE THAT HIT?”
Those were the first words from Christian Ponder into his cell phone as the team bus pulled away from Carter-Finley Stadium last Thursday night after Florida State’s 26-17 win/catharsis against N.C. State.
No, the Seminoles quarterback did not want to talk about converting the cold-blooded 3rd-and-17 which Florida State never converts lately or throwing the clutch fourth quarter touchdown pass which Florida State never throws lately or coming back to win the type of nail-nibbler which Florida State never comes back to win lately. He just wanted to discuss the gory details of a helmet-to-helmet slobberknocker he’d absorbed early in the third quarter. The stick is what stuck.
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