Deondre Francois to play for Lane Kiffin at Florida Atlantic

247 Sports – The next chapter for former Florida State quarterback Deondre Francois will be at Florida Atlantic, where he’ll walk-on to play for Lane Kiffin. Francois has two years of eligibility remaining.

Francois was dismissed from the Seminoles program in February one day after video of a possible domestic incident came to light on Instagram. In January of 2018, Francois was cleared of a separate domestic violence incident. 

“I put myself in a terrible situation,” Francois told 247Sports. “I’ve learned from it. I take full responsibility of everything that happened.


Francois was the ACC Rookie of the Year in 2016, and played for FSU from 2015-2018. He holds a career quarterback rating of 131.0, with 36 touchdowns thrown to 21 interceptions in three seasons.

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