2017 Florida Atlantic Owls Football Schedule & Analysis
Breaking down and analyzing the 2017 Florida Atlantic Owls football schedule
2017 Florida Atlantic Owls Football Schedule Realistic Best Case Scenario
The Lane Kiffin era starts out a bit rocky with losses to Navy and Wisconsin, but then the run kicks in with wins over Bethune-Cookman and Buffalo before starting out the Conference USA season with a home win over Middle Tennessee. With wins over North Texas and Marshall at home, FAU is in the mix for bowl eligibility, and it gets it with wins over local rival FIU and sealing a spot with a win over Charlotte.
2017 Florida Atlantic Owls Football Schedule Realistic Worst Case Scenario
After getting blown away by Navy and Wisconsin, a loss at Buffalo and losses to Middle Tennessee and Old Dominion, FAU starts out 1-5 with a whole lot of work to do. There are a few wins along the way at home, but loses to Old Dominion, WKU and Louisiana Tech on the road end any hopes of a winning season. Losing to FIU is a particularly painful late twist.