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Cre'von LeBlanc pulls down an interception in last year's game against Western Kentucky. Max Jackson | Staff Photographer

Football: Six former Owls earn spots on official NFL roster

September 6, 2016

As NFL teams have trimmed their rosters down to 53 players as of Saturday, several former Florida Atlantic Owls have made an official roster, some have been waived and others have made brief stints in the league since their departure from the school.

D’joun Smith (Black shirt) and Lucky Whitehead are two former Owls that will be suiting up in the NFL on Sundays this season. Max Jackson | Staff Photographer

Football: Owls players active in the NFL

September 11, 2015

n its 15 years as a program, Florida Atlantic football has yet to produce a first-round pick in the NFL Draft. Despite that fact,...

Brendon Sanger was drafted by the Los Angeles Angels in this year’s MLB draft. He currently plays minor league baseball with the Orem Owlz at the Rookie league level. Photo by Michelle Friswell

Pro Owls 2015

July 6, 2015

*All link content property of respective websites and leagues very year, Florida Atlantic players and coaches find their way t...

A Miami native, D'Joun Smith will play professional football almost 1300 miles from home. Photo by Michelle Friswell

D’Joun Smith selected in third round of 2015 NFL Draft

May 1, 2015

efensive back D’Joun Smith became the sixth Florida Atlantic football player drafted into the NFL when he was taken in the third...