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FRESH TAKES: Syracuse football on the rise, the Fonz gets an Emmy & Dwayne Wade’s last year (podcast)

FRESH TAKES: Syracuse football on the rise, the Fonz gets an Emmy & Dwayne Wade’s last year (podcast)
Paul Russo and Nick Felice are back in-studio on Tuesday night at 10:00 pm for another edition of the Fresh Takes Podcast. This week, the resurgent Syracuse football program. Are they for real after beating Florida State in the Dome? Also, Dwayne Wade’s final year, NFL Week 2 recap including Vontae Davis’ abrupt retirement, and autumn activities with summer officially... more

Orange look to capitalize on momentum against UConn (preview & info)

Orange look to capitalize on momentum against UConn (preview & info)
Three games played, three games won. The Orange (3-0) welcome Connecticut (1-2) to the Carrier Dome Saturday with an opportunity to start the season 4-0 for just the fifth time since World War II. Kickoff is set for 4 p.m. and the game will be televised nationally on ESPNews. A buzz – both locally and nationally – surrounds Syracuse on... more

Yankees keep Sox champagne on ice

Yankees keep Sox champagne on ice
The Yankees are constructed to thrive upon the home run, and on a day when they surprised many by welcoming back one of the league’s most celebrated power hitters, it was Neil Walker who delivered the most important drive of the night. Walker upstaged Aaron Judge’s return to the lineup with a three-run homer in the seventh inning, ensuring that... more

McDermott on Vontae Davis: ‘His actions spoke loud and clear’

McDermott on Vontae Davis: ‘His actions spoke loud and clear’
Vontae Davis can save his explanation for why he ditched his teammates in the middle of a game. Buffalo Bills coach Sean McDermott doesn’t want or need to hear it. Davis said Monday that he has not spoken with Davis since the two-time Pro Bowl cornerback left New Era Field at halftime of Sunday’s 31-20 loss to the Los Angeles... more

What’s college football saying about Syracuse after beating FSU?

What’s college football saying about Syracuse after beating FSU?
Just in case you thought you were hallucinating, yes the Orange received votes in Top 25 polls. Elsewhere: Syracuse jumps up 20 spots to 61st, right between the San Diego State Aztecs and Pittsburgh Panthers. The leap was the ninth-highest on the S&P list (it was a busy week). This week’s opponent the Connecticut Huskies are in the second-to-last spot... more

GOLFJAY: Tour Championship preview, SFCC Club Championship recap & Ryder Cup news (podcast)

GOLFJAY: Tour Championship preview & Ryder Cup news (podcast)
The GolfJay.com Podcast returns for the final week of the PGA Tour season with the Tour Championship in Atlanta on tap for this weekend. Then, the following week, the focus of the golf world will be on France as USA and Europe square off in the Ryder Cup matches. Finally, a recap of the 36 hole final match of the... more

Mets put dent in postseason hopes for Phils

Mets put dent in postseason hopes for Phils
Zack Wheeler silenced any concerns that he might be fatigued in the Mets’ 9-4 win over the Phillies on Monday night at Citizens Bank Park. Wheeler, the club’s’ breakthrough pitcher of the second half, powered through a rough fifth inning to again go deep into the game, this time lasting seven frames. Robert Gsellman, Daniel Zamora and Drew Smith came... more

Bills start 0-2 after home opening loss to Chargers (full coverage)

Buffalo Bills set to host Charges in Week #2
The Buffalo Bills continued to show signs of unraveling even though rookie quarterback Josh Allen provided the offense some semblance of a spark in his first career start, and a week after a season-opening 47-3 meltdown at Baltimore. Veteran cornerback Vontae Davis created a significant stir by leaving the team at halftime, coach Sean McDermott said. Running back LeSean McCoy... more

Syracuse football receives votes in both polls this week

Syracuse football receives votes in both polls this week
We still don’t know what this Syracuse Orange football season brings in the long-term. But in the short-term, it appears to bring some poll voters to our corner. Sunday’s Coaches Poll included 11 votes for 3-0 Syracuse, while the AP Top 25 logged two for the Orange. SU last received votes before the Florida State game in 2017. This time... more

Yanks turn attention to Wild Card race after Sunday’s loss

Yanks turn attention to Wild Card race after Sunday’s loss
The soft tiebreaking hit that Dellin Betances served up on Sunday simultaneously provided the Blue Jays with a lead and delivered a reality check to the Yankees’ clubhouse. For the first time, they spoke about the American League East as having been settled, with the focus now on making sure that they do what is necessary to host the American... more

Jacob deGrom continues Cy Young push in Mets’ loss

Jacob deGrom continues Cy Young push in Mets’ loss
The Mets’ inability to support Jacob deGrom has done nothing to mute his routine excellence. If anything, the Mets’ foibles have only underscored it, giving deGrom, with two starts remaining, a realistic chance to win the National League Cy Young Award despite a losing record. Allowing three runs in seven innings Sunday at Fenway Park, deGrom extended his Major League... more

Syracuse still unbeaten after 30-7 thrashing of Florida State (full coverage)

Syracuse ready to host Florida State (preview, links & info)
Syracuse football entered its ACC opener against Florida State knowing it’d be a major measuring stick after a 2-0 start. It found out by halftime it would learn much more, namely, if it was ready to win without Eric Dungey, a situation that may change the scope of the entire season after a 30-7 victory against the Seminoles on Saturday... more

Delaware hands Cornell loss in opener

Delaware hands Cornell loss in opener
Delaware’s defense limited Cornell to 232 yards of offense and improved to 2-1 on the season with a 27-10 win on Saturday afternoon at Delaware Stadium. The loss ruined the Big Red’s 2018 season opener. Junior quarterback Mike Catanese connected with classmate Davy Lizana in the right corner of the end zone in the game’s final minute after Nickolas Null... more

Waterloo runs over Newark at home

Indians run over Newark at home
There is a season and a time for everything in life. For many, the days spent playing youth sports not only help to define one’s character but equally important, remain cherished memories to hold onto and share. After a recording of Whitney Houston’s rendition of The Star Spangled Banner, with the sun setting on Tom Coughlin Stadium and hundreds of... more

Dundee edges Tri-Town for first win of the season

Dundee edges Tri-Town for first win of the season
Friday night was the beginning of homecoming weekend for the South Seneca school district. It also marked the first official game played under lights at their newly renovated Rich Stadium. Unfortunately, for the Tri-Town football team they will have to at least wait one more week before they can claim the first win on their new turf as Dundee edged... more

Red Jacket takes down Clyde-Savannah

Red Jacket takes down Clyde-Savannah
The Red Jacket football team jumped out to an early lead and never looked back on their way to a 40-26 victory over Clyde. The Indians took a commanding 28-6 lead into halftime. Logan Keifer led the Indians with 193 yards on the ground including an 88-yard run. Teammate John Scarf added 111 yards and a trip to the end... more

Syracuse’s Frank Howard suffers lower left leg injury

Syracuse’s Frank Howard suffers lower left leg injury
Howard’s injury will sideline him momentarily, but Boeheim said that he’ll be back before the Orange’s opener on Nov. 6 against Eastern Washington. That is 53 days from now. Last season, Howard started every game for Syracuse despite appearing to deal with a left hand issue through the February portion of the season, wearing a wrap on it. During his... more
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