Fizz 5: QB Duel, Dome Sweet Dome & What to Watch for in Syracuse/Wagner

Attention Syracuse fans: there is no need to panic. The Orange also lost its first two games last year and still finished last season 8-5. SU dropped games against two very tough opponents in Northwestern and USC. This year is off to the exact same start, unfortunately the conference foes are much tougher in the ACC. Perhaps the biggest issue right now is the quarterback situation...
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Syracuse vs. Wagner: Terrel Hunt Will Play Saturday

Syracuse Orange football fans seem to be devolving into two camps at the moment. #TeamLetsSeeHowThisPlaysOutCauseItsStillEarly #TeamPutTerrelHuntInBecauseDrewAllenSucksAndTerrelHuntIsProbablyGod That second one got some good news Tuesday. "I know Drew is going to be our starter," Lester said. "He has the most reps, he's running the offense well. But Hunt'...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Hunt Will Get Plays vs. Wagner Meaning Syracuse Opens Up QB Competition

There is no doubt about it now. The Syracuse coaching staff has officially opened up the quarterback competition again. Drew Allen is the starter against Wagner, but that’s really a formality. Terrel Hunt has been told he will get some playing time this weekend, and rightfully so. Allen has been close to terrible, while Hunt led an energized touchdown drive late against Northwestern...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Week 2, D.A.’s Knee-Jerk Reaction: Syracuse Pummeled by Northwestern

Drew Allen looks in over his head. The Wildcats defense completely befuddled him, and Allen has now thrown 6 picks in 2 starts. Not sure Terrel Hunt is quite as good as that touchdown drive he led late, but he can’t be a worse option than Allen right now, can he? Not to get too far ahead of ourselves here, but the math is not good for Syracuse to get to a bowl game after the 0...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Time to Hunt?

It was only for one drive, and four total throws, but Terrel Hunt may have given the Syracuse coaches something to think about with Drew Allen struggling in leading the Orange offense. breaks down what Hunt showed during limited action Saturday.
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Penn State sells commemorative shirt for Syracuse win

The Penn State Nittany Lions have made a shirt celebrating a close win over Syracuse, because ... well, just because, that's why.
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Allen starts at QB for Syracuse

Drew Allen is starting at quarterback for Syracuse against Penn State. Allen and Terrell Hunt competed for the starting job through preseason practice and new coach Scott Shafer decided to keep his starter a secret until the Orange offense took the field in the opener. Allen is a graduate transfer from Oklahoma and a former blue chip high school prospect. The senior was 18 for 30...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

No. 71 Syracuse Orange season preview

No. 71 Syracuse Orange (8-5) Coach Scott Shafer (first season as head coach)Returning starters: 15, 6 offense, 7 defense, 2 special teamsRecruiting rank: 75Strength of schedule: 57 After Doug Marrone left Syracuse to become the head coach of the NFL’s Buffalo Bills, the Orange promoted Scott Shafer from his defensive coordinator position.  "Coach Shafer believes in keeping...
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August 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Renderings of Syracuse's new facility

Syracuse’s move to the ACC is bringing a new level of competition on the football field. So, appropriately, the Orange are getting a brand new facility to help stay competitive. The school’s athletics website has released a rendering of what the new practice center will look like – and it’s pretty modern. SU Athletics According to The Daily Orange, the facility will be used...
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July 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Steal-acuse Orangemen: two Syracuse football players arrested for Burglary

I thought College was for learning, not regressing…  First we hear about Alabama players knocking people out and robbing them, now we get cat burglars up north. Four students, two of them Syracuse University football players, were charged in 3 Campus burglaries Feb. 23rd, Syracuse police said., via The Post-Standard. Junior defensive tackle Davon Walls and junior defensive end...
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March 07, 2013  |  Discuss

West Virginia, 'Cuse need to be separated

Tempers flared in the snow between the Big 12 West Virginia Mountaineers and the Big East Syracuse Orange. This field in complete snow with all the players wrapped up in gear to keep them kind of warm. Patches of snow are left on the ground and player’s breathes can be seen even on your home television. Would that stop these teams from a pre-game brawl? Absolutely not. The New...
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December 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Syracuse uniforms will honor Ernie Davis

There will be plenty of attention on MetLife Stadium tomorrow as #2 USC travels east to face Syracuse. With all of eyes sure to be watching the school is taking the opportunity to put on display a special uniform that’s part of Nike’s 2012 Rivalry Series. Syracuse posted a photo of the jersey [...]
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September 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Syracuse Pump-Up Video For USC

The spread for the USC vs Syracuse at MetLife Stadium is flirting with four touchdowns. The over/under is around 59, with most USC fans assuming a 59-0 USC victory. No non-biased fan actually believes that Syracuse will win, and out of 100 times USC would probably win 99 times, but that still leaves that one time…. PUMP UP VIDEO This speech from one of the best sports movies...
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September 06, 2012  |  Discuss

2012 preseason All-Big East team

The all Big East squad Quarterback: BJ Daniels ~ South Florida ~ Senior from Tallahassee, Fl. If the last year player for the Bulls can stay away from injuries he might be able to complete 60% of his passes and have a Rating of over 139.5, which was his best ever, and surpass the 2,600 yards he threw last year. Running Backs: Lyle McCombs ~ Connecticut ~ Sophomore from Staten...
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August 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Syracuse to join ACC in 2013

As posted on Syracuse’s website: The BIG EAST Conference and Syracuse University today announced that both organizations have reached an agreement on Syracuse’s departure from the BIG EAST and move to the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC). Under the terms of the agreement reached between the BIG EAST and Syracuse, the BIG EAST members will vote, in accordance with the BIG...
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July 16, 2012  |  Discuss

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