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FILE - In this April 11, 2015, file photo, Florida State wide receiver Travis Rudolph run in the first half of the Florida State Garnet & Gold spring college football game in Tallahassee, Fla. A small gesture of kindness by Florida State University wide receiver Travis Rudolph — captured in a photo and shared on Facebook — had tears streaming down the face of the sixth-grader's mother, Leah Paske. "I'm not sure what exactly made this incredibly kind man share a lunch table with my son, but I'm happy to say it will not soon be forgotten," she wrote. (AP Photo/Mark Wallheiser, File)

FSU receiver Travis Rudolph eats lunch with autistic boy, inspires many

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Florida State Seminoles football player Travis Rudolph has been receiving a lot of praise on social media for eating lunch with a middle school student.

The FSU junior wide receiver and his team were on a visit at a local middle school earlier this week when he noticed a boy sitting  alone at a lunch table.

It turns out that the boy, Bo Paske, is autistic.

Here's the tear-jerking Facebook post from the boy's mom that's been going around:

Rudolph said he was nearly moved to tears by the mom's post.

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