Lane Kiffin Has Landed A Major QB Transfer

first_imgHead coach Lane Kiffin of the Florida Atlantic Owls throws the ball prior to the game against the Navy Midshipmen.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.last_img read more

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Chrysler recalls nearly 87000 Jeep Wranglers due to risk of fires

by News Staff Posted May 19, 2012 1:01 pm MDT AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email Chrysler recalls nearly 87,000 Jeep Wranglers due to risk of fires DETROIT – Chrysler is recalling nearly 87,000 Jeep Wranglers in the U.S., Canada and elsewhere due to a risk of fires.The recall affects only Wranglers from the 2010 model year that have automatic transmissions and were built before July 14, 2010.The recall was announced by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration on its website.It says debris can get caught between a plate that protects the transmission and the catalytic converter, causing a fire. A catalytic converter is part of the exhaust system and uses heat and precious metals to control pollution.Chrysler spokesman Eric Mayne says the recall affects about 68,000 Wranglers in the U.S., 6,000 in Canada, 1,500 in Mexico and about 11,000 in other countries.Chrysler knows of at least 14 complaints of fires caused by the problem with 2010 Wranglers.The company says it doesn’t know of any injuries. It says debris can get trapped when the SUVs are driven off-road or through tall brush.Chrysler, which makes the classic Wrangler and other Jeeps, will fix the problem free of charge by replacing the plate with a bar so debris doesn’t get caught.Chrysler will contact all the owners by mail. Recall work is expected to begin this month.The NHTSA also checked Wranglers from the 2007 through 2012 model years and determined that only the 2010 models had the debris problem. Mayne said the 2010 Wranglers had a transmission plate and catalytic converter that were configured differently than the Wranglers from the other model years.NHTSA said in documents that it had received 14 complaints of Wrangler fires from the other model years, but Mayne said there was no pattern or common cause in those fires. read more

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