Fortner shines in the Owls’ 11th annual spring scrimmage

Andrew Ivins

August 30, 2011

Arguably the biggest question mark FAU had coming into spring football practices was who would take over the starting quarterback position. Saturday, at the program's annual spring scrimmage, the stage was set for a quarterback to elevate himself in the competition, but no one managed to.   "It's needless for us to talk about who is going...

Housler becomes highest drafted FAU player ever

Ryan Cortes

August 30, 2011

Friday night in the third round of the NFL Draft, FAU tight end Rob Housler was selected by the Arizona Cardinals. With the 69th overall selection, the Cardinals selected the 6'5 210 lb tight end, making Housler the highest drafted Owl ever. Former quarterback Rusty Smith was selected in the 6th round last year by the Tennessee Titans as he was the...

Wire gone wrong

August 7, 2011

Police reported that a FAU football player and his friend stole 400 pounds of copper wire from a scrap yard on Sat., June 11. ...