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Florida State starter in library during shooting

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida State starting defensive lineman Derrick Mitchell Jr. was in the school library Thursday when a 2005 graduate shot and wounded three people before being killed by police. He played in a football game a little more than 48 hours later.

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No. 1 Florida State beats Boston College 20-17

Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston, center, scrambles past Boston College defenders Matt Milano, left, and Steven Daniels in the second half of an NCAA college football game in Tallahassee, Fla., Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014. Florida State defeated Boston College 20-17.  (AP Photo/Mark Wallheiser)

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Quarterback Jameis Winston trotted onto the water-logged field at Doak Campbell Stadium with aspirations of a second consecutive national championship on the line. The top-ranked Seminoles were in a tight game, once again, and needed their Heisman winner to make a play.

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FSU’s Winston shoves official during hurry-up

Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston, center, scrambles past Boston College defenders Matt Milano, left, and Steven Daniels in the second half of an NCAA college football game in Tallahassee, Fla., Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014. Florida State defeated Boston College 20-17.  (AP Photo/Mark Wallheiser)

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston has pushed defenses around for two seasons, but it was an official’s turn Saturday.

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Boston College defense faces challenge vs. Winston

Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston gestures to the crowd after Florida State defeated Miami 30-26 in an NCAA College football game, Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014 in Miami Gardens, Fla. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee)

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston has thrown just one touchdown in each of his last two games after failing to throw for multiple scores in a single game just once in 2013. This is the first stretch of his career where he’s tossed just one touchdown in consecutive games.

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