BOCA RATON, FL – SEPTEMBER 1: Head coach Lane Kiffin of the Florida Atlantic Owls throws the ball prior to the game against the Navy Midshipmen on September 1, 2017 at FAU Stadium in Boca Raton, Florida. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)Lane Kiffin has landed a few transfer quarterbacks during his time at FAU. Another one joined the fold in Boca Raton today.Rafe Peavey, a former Arkansas and SMU quarterback, has joined the FAU program as a graduate transfer. He is immediately eligible to play.According to the Palm Beach Post, Peavey participated in practice with the Owls today, earning reps with the first, second and third units.Also, Peavey’s transfer wouldn’t be complete without a Twitter greeting from his new head coach.Welcome @espn https://t.co/CG88Oy0WWF— Lane Kiffin (@Lane_Kiffin) August 7, 2018Peavey was a three-star recruit in the class of 2014. He signed with Arkansas, but transferred to SMU in 2016.Last year, Peavey appeared in three games for the Mustanges, completing 4-of-4 passes for 116 yards and a touchdown. He joins Oklahoma transfer Chris Robison and former Florida State quarterback De’Andre Johnson as part of the Owls’ QB competition.Another quarterback, Nick Tronti, transferred to FAU from Indiana this offseason, However, he must sit out this year as per NCAA regulations.FAU will open its 2018 season at Oklahoma on Sept. 1.
Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)RelatedUPDATE: Linden footballer killed in stabbing incidentDecember 22, 2018In “Crime”Fatal stabbing: Kitty vendor died from ‘perforation of the heart’- PMEJune 6, 2018In “Crime”Teen fatally stabbed by brother after he allegedly refused to lend motorcycleMarch 20, 2017In “Crime” Two brothers are now nursing stab wounds at the Mackenzie Public Hospital after they were attacked and stabbed by a man following an argument on Saturday night.Those injured men are 25-year-old, Matthew Clarke and Quammie Clarke, 33, of Lot 153 Block 22 Wismar, Linden.According to reports, the duo and another friend were said to be “hanging out” at a bar in Wismar Linden at about 22:30h when the suspect known as “Kartel” or “Eggie” lighted a fire cracker and threw it in their direction.This caused the brothers and their friend identified as taxi driver, Maitek Duncan to become upset and as such, they approached the suspect to warn him of his behavior and to desist from hurling explosives.However, an argument erupted followed by a scuffle between the suspect and Duncan. Nevertheless, the fight was parted and the suspect left the scene but later returned. Upon his return, he saw the two brothers and reportedly whipped out a knife from his pants waist and dealt them several stab wounds to their hands, hip and back.The men reportedly collapsed to the ground as the suspect quickly escaped from the scene.The two injured brothers were picked up by persons who were at the bar and rushed to the Linden Hospital Complex where they were admitted as patients. Their conditions are listed as stable. The matter was reported to the police but the suspect has since gone into hiding.