Category: Syracuse Orange Football

Syracuse football’s Sterling Hofrichter named a finalist for Ray Guy Award

Syracuse football’s Sterling Hofrichter named a finalist for Ray Guy Award

Looking for something positive from this Syracuse football season? Sterling Hofrichter is still one of the best specialists in the country. Hofrichter was named one of three finalists for the Ray Guy Award, the school announced on Monday. The Ray Guy Award ... MORE
Syracuse fires defensive coordinator, Brian Ward

Syracuse fires defensive coordinator, Brian Ward

Brian Ward is out as Syracuse defensive coordinator, effective immediately, a source told CuseNation.com. This comes on the heels of the Orange’s 58-27 blowout loss to Boston College, in which the Eagles racked up nearly 500 rushing yards, the most allowed by ... MORE
Syracuse Football to host New Hampshire in 2026

Syracuse Football to host New Hampshire in 2026

Syracuse University and the University of New Hampshire have agreed to a future non-conference football game, the schools announced in a joint release today. The Orange will host the Wildcats at the Dome on Sept. 5, 2026 in the first-ever meeting between ... MORE
Syracuse snaps their four-game losing streak with blowout win over Duke (full coverage)

Syracuse snaps their four-game losing streak with blowout win over Duke (full coverage)

The Syracuse Orange came into Saturday’s game against the Duke Blue Devils in desperate need of a win if they wanted to keep bowl hopes alive. Thankfully, they got one in resounding fashion, 49-6 down in Durham. They move to 4-6 (1-5) ... MORE
Three former Syracuse standouts picked in XFL Draft

Three former Syracuse standouts picked in XFL Draft

Former Orange guard Andrew Tiller, defensive back Jordan Martin and wide receiver Jamal Custis were selected in the inaugural XFL Draft. Held over the past two days via conference call, the draft featured a pool of more than 1,000 players. Picks were announced via ... MORE
ORANGE GAME DAY: Syracuse takes on Florida State today (preview, media & info)

Struggles continue for Syracuse as they fall 35-17 to Florida State (full coverage)

The Syracuse Orange needed a win against the Florida State Seminoles to stop the bleeding on a season that’s fallen well short of expectations. Instead — perhaps as expected — SU fell, 35-17 and dropped to 3-5 on the year (and 0-4 ... MORE
Syracuse football great Joe Morris selected for ACC’s 2019 Football Legends Class

Syracuse football great Joe Morris selected for ACC’s 2019 Football Legends Class

School rushing king Joe Morris has been selected as Syracuse University’s representative in the 2019 ACC Football Legends Class, the Atlantic Coast Conference announced on Wednesday, Oct. 23. Morris will join 13 other greats as honorees during the ACC Night of Legends ... MORE
ORANGE GAME DAY: Syracuse takes on Boston College at the Dome today (preview, media & info)

Syracuse gets blown out by Boston College, 58-27 (full coverage)

Coming into this one, we figured it was going to be a battle between the struggling Syracuse Orange and the similarly winded Boston College Eagles. Instead, we got what looked like a shootout, and then turned into a blowout. Boston College ended ... MORE
Syracuse can’t complete comeback, loses 16-10 at N.C. State

TOO LITTLE, TOO LATE: Syracuse can’t complete comeback, loses 16-10 at N.C. State (full coverage)

Questionable playcalling, questionable offensive line play, and questionable decisions by Syracuse football quarterback Tommy DeVito. That was the tale of Week 7 vs NC State. The offense honestly hasn’t looked right since the season started back vs Liberty. Tommy DeVito was supposed ... MORE
Syracuse Football: Eric Dungey earns NFL opportunity with Cleveland

Syracuse Football: Eric Dungey earns NFL opportunity with Cleveland

Former Syracuse football quarterback Eric Dungey has signed a deal with the Cleveland Browns. Here are all the details and what it means. Eric Dungey is officially back in the NFL. The former Syracuse football quarterback signed a deal with the Cleveland ... MORE
Report: Syracuse football to host New Hampshire in 2026

Report: Syracuse football to host New Hampshire in 2026

Syracuse football will host FCS New Hampshire in 2026, according to a new report. FBSchedules.com reports that the Wildcats will travel to the Carrier Dome to play the Orange on Sept. 5, 2026. A copy of the agreement was obtained from a ... MORE
Syracuse loses a tough one to Pittsburgh (full coverage)

Syracuse loses in the Dome to Pittsburgh (full coverage)

What started with some encouraging pace and some quality passing ended with a thud for the Syracuse Orange on Friday night. And in the middle was a calamity on offense that led to three different players lining up behind center in a ... MORE
KENNY’S 2 PENNIES: A whole ‘nother conundrum of things (podcast)

KENNY’S 2 PENNIES: A whole ‘nother conundrum of things (podcast)

This week Kenny expresses his concern over Syracuse football’s lackluster performance last Thursday night against the N.C. State Wolfpack and then looks ahead to this Friday night’s game in the Dome against Pittsburgh. Also, a preview of the Bills match-up with Miami ... MORE
ORANGE GAME DAY: Syracuse looks to make it two straight as they take on Holy Cross (preview, media & info)

Syracuse wins their second in a row after 41-3 win over Holy Cross (full coverage)

The Syracuse Orange football team beat the Holy Cross Crusaders, 41-3 on Saturday. It was a weird one at times, but the result was never in doubt as Syracuse started hot, cooled considerably and then closed things out with a couple more ... MORE
KENNY’S 2 PENNIES: Patriots next for 3-0 Bills & rough road for local HS football teams (podcast)

KENNY’S 2 PENNIES: Patriots next for 3-0 Bills & rough road for local HS football teams (podcast)

The Buffalo Bills have a chance to start their season at 4-0 but the undefeated Patriots stand in their way on Sunday. Also, Syracuse gets a respite with Holy Cross coming to the Dome on Saturday. Finally, rough going for our local ... MORE
A look at Syracuse University’s Carrier Dome wish list and Pete Sala’s big dream

A look at Syracuse University’s Carrier Dome wish list and Pete Sala’s big dream

Syracuse University will take another step forward in its Carrier Dome renovation this week when it lifts the first pieces of steel for the crown-truss portion of the building’s new roof. As those pieces of steel go up and are connected, they ... MORE
KENNY’S 2 PENNIES: Double-Standard for Brady and the Patriots (podcast)

KENNY’S 2 PENNIES: Double-Standard for Brady and the Patriots (podcast)

This week Kenny is fuming over the perceived double-standard concerning the New England Patriots after Josh Allen was knocked out of last Sunday’s game. Also, some thoughts on Syracuse football, Mynderse and Waterloo high school football, and the technical term for sleepwalking ... MORE
KENNY’S 2 PENNIES: Kenny Haas & Football Season are BACK (podcast)

KENNY’S 2 PENNIES: Kenny Haas & Football Season are BACK (podcast)

Kenny Haas returns for a 12th season of Kenny’s 2 Pennies on FingerLakes1.com. To kick off the new season, Kenny previews the Buffalo Bills upcoming campaign, looks at Syracuse’s win over Liberty last Saturday, and laments the scheduling in local high school ... MORE