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Syracuse football left outside Top 25 polls after near-upset of Clemson

Syracuse football left outside Top 25 polls after near-upset of Clemson
Syracuse football couldn't quite do enough to finish off No. 3 Clemson in Death Valley on Saturday, losing 27-23 in heartbreaking fashion. Still, there was hope that the near-upset might be enough to propel the ... more
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Syracuse football just outside top 25 polls this week

Syracuse football just outside top 25 polls this week
No, the Syracuse Orange didn’t snap the program’s 17-year streak of being unranked. However, they came incredibly close after week four’s action in both the Coaches and AP polls that came out on Sunday. Syracuse ... more
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Syracuse improves to 4-0 with 51-21 triumph over UConn (full coverage)

Syracuse looks to move to 4-0 vs. UConn (preview & info)
If you looked away, you missed something. That pretty much was the challenge spectators faced from the get-go in Syracuse's 51-21 victory against Connecticut on Saturday, Sept. 22 in the Carrier Dome. The Orange improved ... more
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What’s college football saying about Syracuse after beating FSU?

What’s college football saying about Syracuse after beating FSU?
Just in case you thought you were hallucinating, yes the Orange received votes in Top 25 polls. Elsewhere: Syracuse jumps up 20 spots to 61st, right between the San Diego State Aztecs and Pittsburgh Panthers ... more
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Syracuse football receives votes in both polls this week

Syracuse football receives votes in both polls this week
We still don’t know what this Syracuse Orange football season brings in the long-term. But in the short-term, it appears to bring some poll voters to our corner. Sunday’s Coaches Poll included 11 votes for ... more
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Syracuse still unbeaten after 30-7 thrashing of Florida State (full coverage)

Syracuse ready to host Florida State (preview, links & info)
Syracuse football entered its ACC opener against Florida State knowing it'd be a major measuring stick after a 2-0 start. It found out by halftime it would learn much more, namely, if it was ready ... more
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Orange explode for 62 points in Dome debut (full coverage)

Orange explode for 62 points in Dome debut (full coverage)
Senior quarterback Eric Dungey completed 23-of-32 passes for 218 yards and a school record-tying five touchdowns, and Syracuse (2-0) defeated Wagner (1-1) by the score of 62-10 in the team's home opener on Saturday afternoon ... more
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KENNY’S 2 PENNIES: Syracuse Basketball season, school back in session & the Great NYS Fair (podcast)

KENNY’S 2 PENNIES: Syracuse Basketball season, school back in session, New York State Fair and MORE (podcast)
Join your host Kenny as he discusses the Syracuse basketball season, school going back into session, the New York State Fair and so much more on this newest episode of Kenny's 2 Pennies. ... more
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ORANGE LIGHT IT UP: Syracuse opens with a 55-42 win at Western Michigan (full coverage)

GAMEDAY: Syracuse and Western Michigan clash tonight
With a book-full of passing accomplishments already authored, Syracuse quarterback Eric Dungey opted to hang on to the ball a bit longer against Western Michigan. The result was a record rushing total by a Syracuse ... more
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‘Thunder and lightning’ look to restore SU’s stability out of the backfield

‘Thunder and lightning’ look to restore SU’s stability out of the backfield
The last time anyone rushed for 1,000 yards for Syracuse was 2012, when Jerome Smith gained 1,171 yards on 5.2 yards per carry. Smith netted 914 yards the following year. No one has reached 607 ... more
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Syracuse vs. WMU: TV/streaming, time, odds, history, & more

Syracuse vs. WMU: TV/streaming, time, odds, history, & more
In some alternate reality, Syracuse has faced Western Michigan numerous times over the last 128 years. The most recent, in that timeline, was a 30-26 victory in 2014. Scott Schafer beat EJ Fleck at the ... more
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Orange set to begin 129th football season

Orange set to begin 129th football season
This year's Syracuse football opener is going to be a little bit different. The Orange (0-0) haven't started a campaign with a true road game since the 2010 season, but that's the position they will ... more
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Eric Dungey has something to say to people who say he’s injury-prone

Eric Dungey has something to say to people who say he's injury-prone
Eric Dungey remembers looking at Dontae Strickland in the huddle at Florida State last season and telling him he thought he broke his foot. Everyone harps on him to slide -- this time he did ... more
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Dino Babers knows his starting QB, but won’t name him (video)

Dino Babers knows his starting QB, but won't name him (video)
Syracuse football head coach Dino Babers has decided on a Week 1 starting quarterback 10 days before his team kicks off at Western Michigan. However, the third-year head coach isn't ready to make that information ... more
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Dino Babers recaps 1st scrimmage: ‘The defense is definitely up 1-0’

Dino Babers recaps 1st scrimmage: 'The defense is definitely up 1-0'
By the end of the Syracuse football's team first scrimmage of fall camp, coach Dino Babers catalogued more than 150 plays and came away with a clear consensus. "The defense," Babers said, "is definitely up ... more
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Syracuse University to enhance public safety at Carrier Dome

Syracuse University to enhance public safety at Carrier Dome
To provide a safer environment for the public and to expedite fan entry into the Carrier Dome, Syracuse University will implement a new clear bag policy and install new walkthrough metal detectors at the stadium ... more
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3-star wide receiver Nazir Burnett commits to Syracuse

3-star wide receiver Nazir Burnett commits to Syracuse
Class of 2019 wide receiver Nazir Burnett has verbally committed to Syracuse football, he announced on Friday. The 6-foot, 175-pound Bishop McDevitt (Harrisburg, Penn.) High School product is rated three stars and the No. 188 ... more
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Orange officially open training camp

Orange officially open training camp
Syracuse football took to the field for the first time since the spring, kicking off preseason camp with a nearly three-hour workout in shorts and helmets Thursday on the Schwartzwalder and Katz Practice Fields. Thursday ... more
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In Year 3, Dino Babers says team’s growth will be seen with a naked eye

In Year 3, Dino Babers says team's growth will be seen with a naked eye
Dino Babers didn't take a summer vacation this year, opting to spend a brutally hot offseason in Central New York around the football complex and his players. So, at a time when the team typically ... more
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Former Syracuse football safety Shamarko Thomas signs with Indianapolis Colts

Former Syracuse football safety Shamarko Thomas signed with the Indianapolis Colts on Wednesday, the team announced. Thomas, heading into his sixth professional season, is coming off a one-year stint with the Buffalo Bills in which ... more
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Sterling Hofrichter Syracuse’s lone All-ACC preseason team pick

Sterling Hofrichter Syracuse’s lone All-ACC preseason team pick
After the Syracuse Orange finished last in the ACC preseason media voting for the Atlantic Division (and overall), it should come as no surprise that SU didn’t have many names on the All-ACC preseason team, ... more
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