EJ Manuel a scratch from scrimmage 

August, 16, 2012
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Quarterback EJ Manuel will miss today's scrimmage, the first of the fall for Florida State, for precautionary reasons, the school announced.

According to a report by 1010 XL radio in Jacksonville, Manuel rolled his ankle during Wednesday's closed practice, leaving the field in a walking boot under his own power.

Manuel missed portions of three games last season with a shoulder injury, with backup Clint Trickett taking over for portions of the Oklahoma and Wake Forest games and playing all four quarters in a loss to Clemson.

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