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Syracuse football torched in the rain at Louisville, 56-10 (full coverage)

Led by a big day from reigning Heisman Trophy winner Lamar Jackson, Louisville (7-4, 4-4 ACC) downed Syracuse (4-7, 2-5 ACC), 56-10 on a rainy afternoon at Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium. The game featured a 43-minute weather delay early in the second quarter, with the Cardinals leading 21-3 at the stoppage. Jackson and the Louisville offense added two more scores... more

Syracuse needs win at Louisville today to keep bowl hopes alive (preview)

With its season hanging by a thread, Syracuse football’s postseason dreams hinge on one obvious, difficult task. It must humanize a generational talent that has barnstormed college football and become its most lethal player at its most important position. The first step in stopping Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson might be deceiving the mind. “He’s just like the rest of us,”... more

‘Cuse football visits Louisville on Saturday for road finale

The Orange (4-6, 2-4 ACC) head to Louisville this weekend in search of their road win against the Cardinals since 2007. Syracuse and the Cardinals (6-4, 3-4 ACC) meet at Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium on Saturday, Nov. 18 at 3:30 p.m. on ESPNU. With two games remaining, the Orange need to win both to automatically become bowl-eligible, but Syracuse is... more

Syracuse falls apart late in loss to Wake (full coverage)

In a contest that featured 107 points and an ACC record 1,355 combined yards of total offense, it may have been a defensive play that settled Wake Forest’s (6-4, 3-3 ACC) 64-43 victory at Syracuse (4-6, 2-4 ACC) on Saturday, Nov. 11 at the Carrier Dome. Jaboree Williams intercepted a fourth-quarter Zack Mahoney pass and returned it 52 yards to... more

GAMEDAY: Syracuse hosts Wake Forest at 3 pm

The Orange are back in the Carrier Dome Saturday after nearly a month to Wake Forest. Kickoff between the Orange and Demon Deacons is scheduled for 3:04 p.m. on RSN. It’s also Military Appreciation Day and Syracuse Athletics has arranged for several military-themed recognitions that will take place throughout the game. One of the most special is this week’s “Hometown... more

Orange miss late field goal, lose by 3 at Florida State (full coverage)

Ervin Philips became Syracuse’s career receptions leader, but a dramatic Orange rally fell short in a 27-24 loss to Florida State (4-5, 2-3) at Doak Campbell Stadium. The Orange slipped to 4-5 overall and 2-3 in the ACC. Syracuse had a chance to tie the game on the final play, but Cole Murphy’s 43-yard field goal attempt was wide. Junior... more

Babers on head coach openings: ‘I only talk about the job I have’

In thrusting Syracuse into the national spotlight with a win over Clemson and nearly upsetting No. 9 Miami on the road, Dino Babers vaulted himself into head coaching rumors. Babers is a potential head coach candidate for Florida, the Orlando Sentinel reported. After dropping its third-straight game and falling to 3-4, Florida and coach Jim McElwain parted ways Sunday. The... more

GAMEDAY: Syracuse takes on Florida State at 12:20 pm (preview)

Syracuse (4-4, 2-2 ACC) seeks to pick up its first road win and third conference victory of the season when it visits the Sunshine State to take on Florida State (2-5, 2-4, ACC) Saturday, Nov. 4. Kickoff is slated for 12:20 p.m. at Doak Campbell Stadium in Tallahassee. The game will be televised on the ACC Network. Syracuse alum Tom... more

Syracuse football looks ahead to Florida State

After a weekend off, the Orange (4-4, 2-2 ACC) resume play against ACC Atlantic Division rival Florida State (2-5, 2-4 ACC) Saturday at Doak Campbell Stadium. Kickoff is set for 12:20 p.m. on the ACC Network. At three games under .500, the Seminoles are a team that is much better than their record indicates, according to Syracuse head coach Dino... more

Syracuse football S Antwan Cordy out for season; likely eligible for 6th year

Injured Syracuse football safety Antwan Cordy will not play again in 2017, he announced on Instagram early Saturday morning. The redshirt junior expressed a dedication to return stronger than ever next year. “I made up in my mind before I stepped in the doctor’s office, no matter what the outcome was, I wasn’t giving up,” Cordy wrote in his Instagram... more

Despite loss to Miami, Syracuse has teased us of what it could become

Last year’s Syracuse team would have been knocked out of contention Saturday, considering SU had four first-half turnovers on the road against a top-10 team. But this year’s team is different because the Orange is no longer solely reliant on its offense. A near-upset at No. 8 Miami this weekend proved the win against Clemson last week was no fluke.... more

KENNY’S 2 PENNIES: Bills, Justin Timberlake & World Series Heat (podcast)

On this week’s episode of Kenny’s 2 Pennies, Kenny Haas rants about the World Series and record high temperatures, the Buffalo Bills, and Justin Timberlake’s upcoming performance at the Super Bowl. . more

GAMEDAY: Unbeaten Miami takes on giant-slayer Syracuse

Few could have imagined this scenario coming into Saturday’s University of Miami football game at home against Syracuse: a top-10 Hurricanes team after back-to-back, last-second victories over Florida State and Georgia Tech, facing the unranked Orange after an awe-inspiring upset over defending national champion Clemson. “Football has a lot to do with belief,” Hurricanes coach Mark Richt said a day... more

Syracuse vs. Miami preview: Five things to watch

The Syracuse Orange (4-3, 2-1) are riding high after defeating the Clemson Tigers last week. Now, with a national audience tuning in, they’ll get a chance to prove it was no fluke. SU faces the No. 8 Miami Hurricanes down at Hard Rock Stadium at 3:30 p.m. ET on Saturday. The Orange and Hurricanes haven’t faced off on the football... more

Waterloo native, Tom Coughlin receives Arents Award in Syracuse (video)

Waterloo native, Syracuse alum and Super Bowl champion head coach Tom Coughlin came back to the Syracuse campus to receive the Arents Award, the University’s top alumni honor earlier this month. In the interview below with Matt Park, Coughlin talks about the award and mentions his hometown of Waterloo…   more

Orange look to carry momentum into Miami; Coach Babers makes national sports talk radio appearances

The Orange (4-3, 2-1 ACC) hit the road to take on the No. 8 Miami Hurricanes (5-0, 3-0 ACC) Saturday afternoon at Hard Rock Stadium. Kickoff is set for 3:30 p.m. with the game airing on ESPN. The matchup is Syracuse’s second in a row against a top-10 opponent. The Orange took down reigning national champion and second-ranked Clemson last... more

After beating Clemson, Dino Babers doesn’t need to ask for ‘belief without evidence’ anymore

Dino Babers leaned against a wall near the entrance to the postgame media workroom. He flipped through a packet with statistics from the biggest game in his year-and-a-half-long tenure at Syracuse. He put his head down and walked toward the podium. About 30 minutes earlier, an orange wall enveloped near midfield as fans stormed the field and an ESPN reporter... more
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