Syracuse Orange Smart To Recruit Linebackers For 2014

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Under new head coach Scott Shafer, and a coaching staff that’s almost entirely new to the program, the Syracuse Orange are off to a great start recruiting for the class of 2014. Shafer and his staff have already earned six […]

Adrian Flemming Unlikely Leader for Syracuse Orange Passing Game


When a new coaching staff takes over a team, they approach the roster with a fresh set of eyes and an open mind about who will be able to contribute for them. Nobody has benefited more from the new staff […]

College Football: Syracuse Orange’s 2013 Top Recruit Will Not Enroll This Fall

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As the Syracuse Orange make the difficult transition into the ACC this fall, they will be doing so without wide receiver Corey Cooper, their top-ranked recruit from the class of 2013. It was announced this week that Cooper fell short academically and will be attending a […]

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 […]

Head Coach Scott Shafer Addresses Syracuse QB Situation

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First-year Syracuse Orange head coach Scott Shafer has a tough road ahead of him. Aside from this being his first foray into the world of BCS-level head coaching, he has to lead his new program into their first season as […]

Tough Early Schedule Will Make Transition to ACC Difficult for Syracuse Orange

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As the Syracuse Orange work to prepare for their move to the ACC in 2013, they face a lot of questions over the summer. Concerns over the quarterback position and how well Scott Shafer transitions into the head coach role […]

Scott Shafer Expects Quick Quarterback Decision for Syracuse Orange in Fall Camp

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The Syracuse Orange spent their entire spring session trying to find the successor at quarterback to Ryan Nassib under first year head coach Scott Shafer. Somehow, Cuse ended up with an even more muddled quarterback race heading into the summer […]

How Will Syracuse Fare in the ACC Atlantic Division in 2013?

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2013 will be a season of new beginnings for the Syracuse Orange football program. A new coach, a new quarterback, and–most importantly–a new conference are what awaits the team this upcoming season. Following their departure from the Big East (soon-to-be […]

Jarrod West Must Step up as No. 1 Receiver for Syracuse Orange in 2013

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The Syracuse Orange are heading into the ACC in 2013 and new head coach Scott Shafer has plenty of work to do before they’re ready to open the season next fall. While he shuffles through his many options under center, […]

Durell Eskridge Primed for Big Year with Syracuse Orange Defense in 2013

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The Syracuse Orange have a new coach, Scott Shafer, leading the program into a new conference, the ACC, in 2013 and they have plenty or questions to answer before they kick off next season. One of the biggest questions will […]

Syracuse Spring Game: Terrel Hunt Emerges to Challenge Drew Allen

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With first-year head coach Scott Shafer and the Syracuse Orange making a huge splash a few weeks ago by landing Oklahoma QB transfer Drew Allen to the roster, replacing the NFL-bound Ryan Nassib seemed all but set in stone. Allen’s […]

Former Oklahoma QB Drew Allen Lands at Syracuse

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Five months before they begin their inaugural season in the ACC, the Syracuse Orange today received a huge boost on the offensive side of the ball. 6-foot-5 and 225-pounds worth of boost, to be exact. After much speculation lately, former […]