Florida A&M to play North Carolina down 20 ineligible football players

Florida A&M Rattlers quarterback Junior Muratovic drops back to pass against Jackson State in the fourth quarter Sunday, Sept. 5, 2021, in Miami Ga...

August 27, 2022
2:36 AM

Florida A&M Rattlers quarterback Junior Muratovic drops back to pass against Jackson State in the fourth quarter Sunday, Sept. 5, 2021, in Miami Gardens, Fla. Posted at 5:05 PM, Aug 26, 2022 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Florida A&M will be without 20 ineligible players and down to only eight available offensive linemen when it plays at North Carolina on Saturday night, an athletic department spokesman said Friday.Spokesman Josh Padilla said a variety of academic-related issues with players have left the Rattlers short-handed, but the team was preparing to head to the airport for the flight from Tallahassee, Florida, to Chapel Hill, North Carolina.