Category: Syracuse Orange Football

Former Syracuse safety Andre Cisco signs rookie contract with Jacksonville Jaguars

Former Syracuse safety Andre Cisco signs rookie contract with Jacksonville Jaguars

Andre Cisco is officially a member of the Jacksonville Jaguars. The former Syracuse defensive back signed his rookie contract with the franchise Thursday afternoon, the team announced in a press release. The length of the deal is for four years, according to ... MORE
Former Syracuse football greats Marvin Harrison, Dwight Freeney on College Football Hall of Fame ballot

Former Syracuse football greats Marvin Harrison, Dwight Freeney on College Football Hall of Fame ballot

A pair of Orange legends are on the 2022 College Football Hall of Fame Ballot, which was released on Wednesday. Dwight Freeney and Marvin Harrison are both among the 78 players from FBS institutions who are appearing on this year’s ballot. It’s ... MORE
Kick times set for five Syracuse football games

Kick times set for five Syracuse football games

Kick times and television networks have been announced for five of Syracuse’s 12 games, including four of the Orange’s seven home dates. The Orange will open the season with a night game, as CBS Sports Network will broadcast Syracuse’s opener at Ohio ... MORE
Former Syracuse defensive back Trill Williams claimed off waivers by Miami Dolphins

Former Syracuse defensive back Trill Williams claimed off waivers by Miami Dolphins

It was unfortunate news on Friday to hear that former Syracuse Orange defensive back Trill Williams was waived by the New Orleans Saints after failing a physical. But the standout playmaker didn’t last long on the waiver wire at all. We have ... MORE
Former Syracuse QB Eric Dungey signs with Cincinnati Bengals

Former Syracuse QB Eric Dungey signs with Cincinnati Bengals

Eric Dungey turned his minicamp invite with the Cincinnati Bengals into a pro contract. The Bengals signed the former Syracuse quarterback to a free agent deal on Friday, the team announced. Terms of the contract were not disclosed. Dungey was one of ... MORE
New Orleans Saints waive former Syracuse star Trill Williams due to failed physical

New Orleans Saints waive former Syracuse star Trill Williams due to failed physical

The New Orleans Saints cut former Syracuse defensive back Trill Williams on Friday, indicating that the standout had failed his physical with the team. The team said that both Williams and Wisconsin defensive back Eric Burrell had failed their physicals and opted ... MORE
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Syracuse DB Trill Williams signs with Saints after going undrafted

Syracuse DB Trill Williams signs with Saints after going undrafted

Trill Williams went undrafted on the third day of the NFL draft, but signed with the New Orleans Saints as a free agent. Former Syracuse defensive backs Andre Cisco and Ifeatu Melifonwu were previously taken with the 65th and 101st picks, respectively. Williams ... MORE
Syracuse punter Nolan Cooney signs with Saints

Syracuse punter Nolan Cooney signs with Saints

After going undrafted in the NFL draft, former Syracuse punter Nolan Cooney signed with the New Orleans Saints on Saturday evening. Defensive back Trill Williams — who also went undrafted — signed with New Orleans earlier Saturday, and Andre Cisco and Ifeatu Melifonwu ... MORE
Syracuse DB Andre Cisco drafted by Jacksonville in third round of NFL Draft

Syracuse DB Andre Cisco drafted by Jacksonville in third round of NFL Draft

Former Syracuse football defensive back Andre Cisco was selected by the Jacksonville Jaguars in the third round of the 2021 NFL Draft. The Jaguars picked Cisco with the 65th overall pick Friday night, making him the Orange’s highest drafted player since 2013 ... MORE
Syracuse DB Ifeatu Melifonwu drafted by Detroit in third round of NFL Draft

Syracuse DB Ifeatu Melifonwu drafted by Detroit in third round of NFL Draft

Former Syracuse defensive back Ifeatu Melifonwu was selected 101st overall in the third round of the 2021 NFL draft by the Detroit Lions on Friday night. It is the second straight year two former Orange players have been drafted. Alton Robinson and ... MORE
Dino Babers: ‘Best room’ of quarterback depth he’s seen as Syracuse coach

Dino Babers: ‘Best room’ of quarterback depth he’s seen as Syracuse coach

After nearly one month of spring practice, Syracuse head coach Dino Babers spoke with the media Wednesday for the first time since March 30. Entering his sixth season at SU and coming off a 1-10 season, Babers spoke on the ongoing starting ... MORE
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Syracuse football linebacker Tyrell Richards enters transfer portal

Syracuse football linebacker Tyrell Richards enters transfer portal

The transfer portal saga has been ongoing through all of the Syracuse Orange sports, and will continue for the foreseeable future this offseason. The latest iteration of football news involves linebacker Tyrell Richards, who has now officially entered the transfer portal. Originally ... MORE
Syracuse football adds former Texas offensive lineman Willie Tyler

Syracuse football adds former Texas offensive lineman Willie Tyler

Texas offensive lineman Willie Tyler has transferred to Syracuse, according to a post on his Twitter. Tyler is a 6-foot-7, 335-pound lineman who did not play in his two years with the Longhorns. He played a season at Iowa Western Community College ... MORE
Syracuse football QB David Summers enters transfer portal

Syracuse football quarterback David Summers enters transfer portal

Syracuse football quarterback David Summers has entered the transfer portal, a source told 247Sports. He did not see the field in his first two seasons with the Orange, contributing to the scout team as both a signal-caller and tight end. A 6-foot-2, ... MORE
Syracuse Orange aiming to realize their full NCAA football potential

Syracuse Orange aiming to realize their full NCAA football potential

Testing times filled with adversity and challenges can make or break sportsmen. The last year or so has certainly been filled with those, although looking ahead to the 2021 football season, Syracuse Orange will be aiming to bounce back stronger. Building on ... MORE