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Former FAU linebacker Azzez Al-Shaair, now with the San Francisco 49ers, could be the first player from the university to win a Super Bowl. Photo courtesy of FAU Media Relations

FAU’s all-time leading tackler is as devoted to his Muslim faith as he is to the game

August 16, 2018

Every summer, Azeez Al-Shaair endures a month of intense workouts while fasting during the day. And he fights the fatigue through steadfast commitment to his religion.

Jason Driskel. Alexander Rodriguez | News Editor

Football: FAU looks to pair new talent with established playmakers

March 18, 2018

The Owls hit the field planning on building off a 2017 C-USA championship season

Devin Singletary. Alexander Rodriguez | News Editor

Football: Several Owls could go pro in the next couple of years

March 18, 2018

Eight former Owls played in the NFL this year

FAU sophomore running back Devin Singletary (5) rushes toward a North Texas player to gain some yardage during the first quarter. FAU went on to win 41-17 against North Texas for the C-USA Championship on Dec. 2. Alexander Rodriguez | Photo Editor

Football: Boca Raton Bowl Preview Versus Akron

December 18, 2017

With a victory, the Owls would win their third ever bowl game and first since 2008

The FAU football team celebrates with the winning trophy on Saturday afternoon after they beat North Texas for the C-USA Championship 41-17. Alexander Rodriguez | Photo Editor

Football: FAU earns first ever Conference USA Championship in 41-17 win over North Texas

December 2, 2017

The team has won more games this season than the past three combined .

FAU head coach Lane Kiffin walks off the team bus before the team's Nov. 3 game versus Marshall. Lauren Sopourn | Staff Photographer

Football: Preview vs. FIU

November 17, 2017

Owls look to take back the Shula Bowl trophy after 33-31 defeat last season.

FAU freshman wide receiver Willie Wright (86) scores a touchdown for FAU against Marshall last Friday night. FAU went on to win 30-25 against Marshall.  Alexander Rodriguez | Photo Editor

Football: Preview versus Louisiana Tech

November 10, 2017

The Owls would stay atop Conference USA's east division with a victory.

Gallery: FAU Football Versus Marshall

Gallery: FAU Football Versus Marshall

November 3, 2017

Alexander Rodriguez | Photo Editor FAU freshman wide receiver Willie Wright (86) makes a touchdown for FAU against Marshall on Friday ...

Charlie Partridge went 3-9 in each of his three seasons at FAU. Photo by Max Jackson

Football: A look back at Charlie Partridge’s tenure as head coach at Florida Atlantic

January 12, 2017

A fter a three-year spell that was marked by more lows than highs on the field, Florida Atlantic fired head football coach Charl...

Running back Devin Singletary earned a spot on Conference USA's All-Freshman Team after averaging 85.1 rushing yards per game. Brandon Harrington | Staff Photographer

Football: four Owls named to All-Conference USA teams

December 6, 2016

Conference USA released its all-conference teams on Tuesday and four members of Florida Atlantic's football team received honors.

FAU freshman running back Devin Singletary (5) high steps the last 5 yards into the endzone after a 36-yard rush.  Singletary had two touchdowns and 145 yards of rushing on the night.  Max Jackson | Staff Photographer

Football: FAU defeats UTEP to win consecutive games for the first time under Charlie Partridge

November 12, 2016

Facing a three-point deficit with a little under three minutes remaining, Florida Atlantic football found itself 96 yards away from the end zone. Sophomore quarterback Jason Driskel led his team down the field before finding junior wide receiver Nate Terry for a 7-yard touchdown pass to defeat UTEP 35-31.

Redshirt sophomore quarterback Jason Driskel was named the starting quarterback for this season on Aug. 23. Brandon Harrington | Staff Photographer

Football: Midseason Report Card

October 27, 2016

With a team fresh off consecutive three-win seasons during Charlie Partridge’s first two years as head coach, many believed 2016 would...