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    FSU's Rolle Chooses Academics over Football

    FSU's Myron Rolle is choosing Rhode Scholar interview over game. - Stewart Mandel - SI.com

    There's a great story about Florida State's star safety Myron Rolle. He's interviewing for a Rhodes Scholarship on Saturday, Nov. 22. As a result, he'll miss at least half and possibly all of FSU's game against Maryland. Good for him.



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    Re: FSU's Rolle Chooses Academics over Football

    Yea, that is pretty impressive.



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    Re: FSU's Rolle Chooses Academics over Football

    They should just give it to him based solely off this decision


    There was one?

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    Re: FSU's Rolle Chooses Academics over Football

    He was also the #1 prospect in the country as a high school player. The dude is just quality all around.



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    Re: FSU's Rolle Chooses Academics over Football

    Quote Originally Posted by josh777 View Post
    They should just give it to him based solely off this decision
    I agree, that's very impressive. Hopefully ESPN decides to give them the late slot so he can come back for the second half.



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    Re: FSU's Rolle Chooses Academics over Football

    This is very impressive to me. Very smart kid, and hopefully everything will work out for him


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    Re: FSU's Rolle Chooses Academics over Football

    What is most impressive about this story to me is how supportive his coach and AD are of his decision. There will always be another football game.



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    Re: FSU's Rolle Chooses Academics over Football

    Talk about someone who has EVERYTHING going for them...



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    Re: FSU's Rolle Chooses Academics over Football

    I hate people like this guy.


    Let me get this straight. He is smarter than me by a mile and he also is a way better athlete than I ever thought of being. This guy sucks. I bet his girlfriend is smokin hot also.



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    Re: FSU's Rolle Chooses Academics over Football

    Quote Originally Posted by Knownothing View Post
    I hate people like this guy.


    Let me get this straight. He is smarter than me by a mile and he also is a way better athlete than I ever thought of being. This guy sucks. I bet his girlfriend is smokin hot also.
    Damn straight.



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    Re: FSU's Rolle Chooses Academics over Football

    I'm more impressed that FSU has a football player that even knows what a Rhodes Scholar is, let alone is qualified to be one.


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    Re: FSU's Rolle Chooses Academics over Football

    Quote Originally Posted by cmoneyr View Post
    I'm more impressed that FSU has a football player that even knows what a Rhodes Scholar is, let alone is qualified to be one.



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    Re: FSU's Rolle Chooses Academics over Football

    Quote Originally Posted by cmoneyr View Post
    I'm more impressed that FSU has a football player that even knows what a Rhodes Scholar is, let alone is qualified to be one.
    I'm pretty sure Boulware was one too...



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    Re: FSU's Rolle Chooses Academics over Football

    Quote Originally Posted by Knownothing View Post
    I hate people like this guy.


    Let me get this straight. He is smarter than me by a mile and he also is a way better athlete than I ever thought of being. This guy sucks. I bet his girlfriend is smokin hot also.
    I was about to add that he is probably more attractive than you, too.



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    Re: FSU's Rolle Chooses Academics over Football

    Quote Originally Posted by cardinal&gold View Post
    I was about to add that he is probably more attractive than you, too.
    And has a bigger...well, you know


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