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This now tallies five games either canceled or postponed due to coronavirus concerns. Photo by Alex Liscio.

FAU Football: Home opener against USF postponed because of COVID-19 issues

September 23, 2020

This comes after FAU Football head coach Willie Taggart reported no positive cases within the team.

With the postponement, the Owls will start their season against USF at home on Sept. 26. Photo by Alex Liscio

FAU Football: Season opener against Georgia Southern postponed after more positive COVID-19 cases

September 18, 2020

The Owls will look to reschedule with Georgia Southern to play later this season.

BJ Emmons is on track to have an productive season in his senior season. Photo by Alex Liscio.

FAU Football: Owls look to open their season with a win against the Georgia Southern Eagles

September 17, 2020

FAU is in for an uphill battle after missing spring practice with new head coach Willie Taggart and losing 15 starters, including starting quarterback Chris Robison.

TE Harrison Bryant was productive with the Owls, now he's looking to bring that consistency with the Cleveland Browns. Photo by Alex Liscio.

Highlighting the 15 FAU football players currently in the NFL

September 13, 2020

FAU football alums Devin Singletary, Harrison Bryant and 13 others appear on the opening week rosters in the NFL.

Other precautions will be taken at the stadium like contactless entry and the requirement of face masks. Photo by Alex Liscio.

FAU athletics announces that they will allow 20 percent capacity at the football stadium this season

September 10, 2020

Of the 20 percent allowed by the university, 2,500 of those seats will be reserved for students.

This isn't the first time that reciever John Mitchell has missed an entire season as he didn't play a game in the 2017 season because of a back injury. Photo by Alex Liscio.

FAU Football: John Mitchell will miss the 2020 season due to a knee injury

September 8, 2020

Mitchell was expected to aid the offense to back-to-back conference titles, and another bowl win.

Littlejohn(left) and Henry(right) are the second and third FAU Football players to opt out of the 2020 season. Photos by Alex Liscio.

FAU Football: Cordel Littlejohn and La’Darius Henry opt-out of the 2020 season

September 6, 2020

Both Littlejohn and Henry played no games last season as they will wait until the 2021 season to get their opportunity.

Akileis Leroy will not be suiting up for the Owls this season. Photo by Alex Liscio.

FAU Football: Linebacker Akileis Leroy ineligible to play this fall

August 31, 2020

Leroy was expected to play a key role in part of the team’s plan to repeat their conference championship.

Conference USA, which FAU is a member, has postponed the fall season for soccer and volleyball. Photo by Alex Liscio.

Conference USA announces postponement of soccer and volleyball seasons

August 22, 2020

The seasons for both sports will now commence in the Spring of 2021.

While FAU was preparing for the 2020 season, three positive coronavirus cases halt practices for the FAU Football team. Photo by Alex Liscio.

FAU Football: Three positive COVID-19 cases pause practices until further notice

August 21, 2020

The Owls started their practices on Aug. 5 as they were following their guidelines.

FAU RB BJ Emmons was a heavy contributor in the Owls bowl win against SMU as he had 17 carries for 72 yards and a touchdown. Photo by Alex Liscio.

FAU Football: BJ Emmons named in top 250 watch list of the 2021 Reese’s Senior Bowl

August 20, 2020

If selected, he will be the fourth Owl to play in the Senior Bowl.

Rahsaan Lewis, son of NFL Hall of Famer Ray Lewis, is transferring to the University of Kentucky alongside his brother, Rayshad. Photo by Alex Liscio.

FAU Football: WR Rahsaan Lewis is transferring to Kentucky

August 6, 2020

Lewis transferred to FAU in 2019 after playing one season at UCF.