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Hobart vs. FSU? Ali Marpet makes pick while Jameis Winston shakes head

TAMPA, Fla. -- Don't ask Tampa Bay Buccaneers right guard Ali Marpet to pick against his alma mater, even if it means brushing aside one of college football's goliaths.

Marpet, from Division III Hobart College, chose his school over Florida State when asked about the hypothetical matchup during a lighthearted dinner conversation. The prediction was captured in a video clip posted by Bucs left tackle Donovan Smith on Monday night.

"I would tell you Hobart would squeak [it] out in overtime, would squeak by with a little victory," Marpet said, grinning.

Others laughed in the background, with someone saying: "What the hell? What are you talking about?"

Rookie quarterback Jameis Winston, who won the Heisman Trophy and a national championship during his time at Florida State, looked as if he couldn't believe what he had just heard from Marpet.

"Hobart is D-III, bro," Winston said with a smile.