David Cobb Will Carry Minnesota Golden Gophers in Texas Bowl

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The Minnesota Golden Gophers put together a strong 2013 campaign that saw them post an 8-4 record and stay competitive in the Big Ten race until late in the season. Now, Minnesota makes a return trip to the Texas Bowl […]

5 Reasons You’ll Want to Watch the Texas Bowl

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2013 Texas Bowl Preview: Minnesota vs. Syracuse

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  The Minnesota Golden Gophers will head to Houston and Reliant Stadium for a bowl game for the second straight year, as they’ll take on the Syracuse Orange in the Texas Bowl on Dec. 27. The Gophers head into the game […]

Syracuse vs. Minnesota 2013 Texas Bowl Preview With TV Schedule


The Syracuse Orange were a model of inconsistent consistency this season. What do I mean by this? Well, by finishing 6-6 on the year, they were just good enough to earn a bowl bid even though they didn’t win more […]

Florida State vs. Syracuse: Game Preview With TV Schedule

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It looks like the Florida State Seminoles might be the lone challenger to the Alabama Crimson Tide in the national title race this season. While the Seminoles don’t have the same competition in the ACC as the Tide have in […]

Rushing Defense Disappears for NC State Wolfpack

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The precarious position of the NC State Wolfpack in the ACC title race got even worse on Saturday as the Syracuse Orange won their first game in their new conference. Heading into the fourth quarter, the Wolfpack were able to […]

Taking a Peek at the Clemson Tiger-Syracuse Orange Matchup

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Fans will be drinking plenty of orange Kool-Aid as the No. 3 Clemson Tigers take their talents to the Carrier Dome against the Syracuse Orange. But the biggest question on Saturday will be which one makes the best Kool-Aid? For […]

Game By Game Predictions For Syracuse Orange 2013 Football Season

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Four ACC Running Backs Land on Doak Walker Award Watch List

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Four running backs from the Atlantic Coast Conference were among those named when the watch list for the 2013 Doak Walker Award was announced on Thursday. The award, handed out to the nation’s most outstanding running back, was won last […]

2013 Preseason Maxwell Award Watch List Profile: Syracuse RB Jerome Smith

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Earlier on Monday, the 2013 preseason watch list for the Maxwell Award was released. The list was compromised of 76 names of talented college football players who, based on their past performances, have earned the right to be considered favorites […]

Rant Sports College Football Top 100: No. 78 Syracuse Orange

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Losing a head coach and a starting NFL-worthy quarterback would surely knock any team down. However, the Syracuse Orange won’t go down without a fight and this team, both Doug Marrone-less and Ryan Nassib-less, has a chance to win a […]

College Football: Top 5 Running Backs in the ACC for 2013

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