1. Bowl Game Offers Orange Shot at Revenge

    It's an appropriate bookend to the season, Syracuse center Macky MacPherson admits. The 2013 campaign began with two games against the Big Ten and it will end with another when the Orange play Minnesota in the Texas Bowl on Friday...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 months ago 13 reads 0 comments

  2. Scott Shafer Hearts Ron Burgandy

    I'm not up to speed on what's going on today but I did happen to catch this exchange from Scott Shafer during the Syracuse Orange post-practice interviews as they prepare for the Texas Bowl...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 months ago 11 reads 0 comments

  3. Base Built for Syracuse Football to Start Long Bowl Game Streak

    In the modern era of Syracuse football, that being from Ben Schwartzwalder's debut in 1949 to present, there have been three separate periods in which Syracuse football was a regular participant in bowl games...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 months ago 22 reads 0 comments

  4. Hickey Nearing Full Strength, Will Address NFL Draft After Texas Bowl

    Houston — The biggest question remaining in Syracuse's season will remain unanswered until after the Texas Bowl...

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  5. DE Chris Slayton Commits to Syracuse

    Crete (Ill.) Monee defensive end Chris Slayton has committed to Syracuse, his mother Lauren confirmed with 247Sports.....

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  6. Report: Syracuse Lands 3-Star DE Slayton

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  7. CB Whigham Says 'Bowl Games Are the Most Pointless Games Ever'

    Syracuse CB Julian Whigham Tweets That 'Bowl Games Are the Most Pointless Games Ever' -- 'The gear ain't bad tho...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 7 months ago 33 reads 0 comments

  8. Syracuse Punter Riley Dixon Will Be Rewarded with Scholarship

    Merry Christmas, Riley Dixon. Syracuse's punter received a lovely present from head coach Scott Shafer on Saturday - a scholarship starting in January. "We are extremely pleased to put Riley Dixon on scholarship," Shafer said in a statement...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 7 months ago 40 reads 0 comments

  9. Syracuse RB Smith Will Enter the 2014 NFL Draft, According to Head Coach

    Syracuse running back Jerome Smith will forego his final year of eligibility and declare for the NFL Draft, Syracuse head coach Scott Shafer said Friday afternoon. .....

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  10. Drew Allen on Playing in Home State for Texas Bowl: 'I Guess It Does Add to It'

    Syracuse, N.Y. — Drew Allen is the only Texas native on the Syracuse roster, and next week's Texas Bowl in Houston is only about a three-hour drive from his hometown in San Antonio...

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  11. Jarrod West Will Make Return from 'Significant Injury' in Texas Bowl

    Syracuse wide receiver Jarrod West will return from a "significant" injury in the Texas Bowl and see his first game-action in more than a month against Minnesota...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 7 months ago 33 reads 0 comments

  12. Top Football Recruits on Syracuse's Radar Before NSD

    There's less than a week 'til Old Saint Nick pushes his way down the chimneys, but more importantly, there are less than 50 days to National Signing Day 2014.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 months ago 17 reads 0 comments

  13. Shafer Won't Commit to Terrel Hunt as Starter Past Bowl Game

    Those who believe Terrel Hunt is Syracuse's quarterback of the future have plenty of evidence to make a case. So do those who have their doubts.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 months ago 29 reads 0 comments

  14. Daryl Gross Emailed ACC ADs About Current Football Structure

    Syracuse, N.Y. — The ACC has seen major changes with the additions of Syracuse and Pittsburgh this year and the arrival of Louisville in 2014.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 months ago 26 reads 0 comments

  15. Shafer One of Few New Coaches to Exceed Sports Illustrated Expectations

    Was Scott Shafer one of the seven best new head coaches in the country? Using Sports Illustrated as a guide, you can make the argument.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 months ago 20 reads 0 comments

  16. Defensive End Manley Announces Transfer on Twitter

    Syracuse defensive end Josh Manley will transfer to Charlotte after this season, he announced via Twitter Tuesday night...

    Nick  Yokoyama Written by Nick Yokoyama about 7 months ago 18 reads 0 comments

  17. Eskridge Says Via Twitter That He'll Be out for Texas Bowl

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  18. Bowl Will Benefit Syracuse Recruiting, but Perhaps Not in the Way You'd Expect

    Texas is one of the most fertile territories for quality football players in the country, yet the Syracuse football team hasn't landed an impact player from the state since 2004...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 months ago 19 reads 0 comments

  19. Durell Eskridge Announces Return While, Somehow, Avoiding Twitter Jail

    There was some talks Syracuse Orange sophomore free safety Durell Eskridge was considering bypassing his final two seasons in college and tossing his name into the 2014 NFL Draft...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 months ago 20 reads 0 comments

  20. CB Whigham Doubtful for Texas Bowl; Keon Lyn Will Not Play

    Syracuse, N.Y. — Syracuse's secondary played much of the season undermanned when it lost senior Keon Lyn for the season with a fractured left kneecap...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 months ago 22 reads 0 comments

  21. Hey Syracuse Fans, Let's Send 400 Kids To The Texas Bowl (UPDATED)

    What If We Go Over The Goal? Well, we'll either find a way to send even more kids to the game or we'll bank the money and do something like this again for an SU basketball game this season...

    Nick  Yokoyama Written by Nick Yokoyama about 7 months ago 21 reads 0 comments

  22. CB Whigham (Lung Contusion) Doubtful for Texas Bowl

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 7 months ago 14 reads 0 comments

  23. Corner Cordell Hudson Joins 2014 Class

    Cordell Hudson has verbally committed to Syracuse and will become the 14th member of the incoming freshman class...

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  24. 3-Star CB Hudson Commits to Orange on Instagram

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  25. Draft-Eligible Underclassmen Who Could Play Final Syracuse Football Game

    Syracuse, N.Y. — The Texas Bowl will be the final game for many Syracuse seniors that have exhausted their eligibility.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 months ago 24 reads 0 comments