Posted January 25, 2013 on AP on Fox
Florida State's E.J. Manuel passed for a touchdown and rushed for another on the South's first two drives in a 21-16 victory over the North in the Senior Bowl on Saturday. Manuel and running backs Stepfan Taylor and Mike James combined to put the game for senior NFL prospects away on the South's final drive. Stanford's Taylor carried five times for 32 yards and caught a 6-yard pass from Manuel. Manuel converted a fourth-and-1 play on a sneak to set up a 5-yard touchdown run for Miami's James with 2:41 left. Manuel was named the game's Most Outstanding Player. Brigham Young defensive end Ezekiel Ansah received the honors for the South team while Purdue defensive lineman Kawann Short was the North's top player. Manuel completed 7 of 10 passes for 76 yards with a 20-yard touchdown pass to Alabama tight end Michael Williams. He also scored on a 2-yard run. He finished his Florida State career with his best season despite his mother Jackie's battle wi...

EJ Manuel won MVP of the 2013 Senior Bowl

EJ Manuel, formally of the FSU Seminoles, was voted MVP of the 2013 Senior Bowl today. The Seminoles went highly favored this year and EJ Manuel was a huge reason for their success as well as their defense. This is the second FSU QB to win this award in 3 years. The last being Christian Ponder of the Minnesota Vikings. This impressive showing of Manuel will certainly raise Manuel’s...

South wins Senior Bowl over North 21-10

  The Senior Bowl is a chance for players who may be under the radar to make an impression on NFL scouts. That’s exactly what EJ Manuel did. Manuel led the Senior Bowl South team to a 21-10 victory over North and was named the Most Outstanding Player of the Senior Bowl. The Florida State quarterback started his day with a 5-yard touchdown run on a fourth-and-1 to complete South’s...

EJ Manuel leads South to Senior Bowl win

MOBILE, Ala. (AP) -- EJ Manuel's January couldn't have gone much better on the field. More importantly, he's hoping for a similarly happy February for his family. The Florida State quarterback passed for a touchdown and rushed for another on the South's first two drives in a 21-16 victory over the North in the Senior Bowl on Saturday, and was named Most Outstanding...
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