Havoline Football Saturdays in the South Spotlights on Florida State Quarterback Christian Ponder and North Carolina Defensive Star Robert Quinn

Aug. 17, 2010

Raycom Sports' Emmy Award-winning summer television series, "Havoline Football Saturdays in the South," concludes its seventh season with episode six this weekend. The series, with six one-hour episodes, is hosted by Tim Brando and syndicated in 65 markets throughout the greater southeast and Atlantic coast.

Christian Ponder returns as the starting quarterback for Florida State and a Masters graduate. A candidate for the Heisman Trophy, he hopes to lead the Seminoles back into the national title picture. Visit with Christian at home in Grapevine, Texas to find out what to expect from the `Noles and see his competitive spirit playing golf with his brother.

North Carolina's Robert Quinn is rated one of the top defensive lineman in the country. But a brain tumor as a senior in high school started a long road for Robert. See how he battled back from this life-threatening condition to being a star with the Tar Heels.

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