Category: Syracuse Orange Football

Syracuse football OL Chris Bleich has NCAA transfer waiver denied

Syracuse football OL Chris Bleich has NCAA transfer waiver denied

Syracuse offensive lineman Chris Bleich had his NCAA transfer waiver for immediate eligibility denied, sidelining him for the 2020 season this fall. Bleich enrolled at Syracuse last January after transferring from the University of Florida and expected to compete for a starting ... MORE
KENNY’S 2 PENNIES: Triskaidekaphobia & return of Bills & Orange football (podcast)

KENNY’S 2 PENNIES: Triskaidekaphobia & return of Bills & Orange football (podcast)

Kenny Haas is back for a 13th season of opinions and comments on pop culture, the latest headlines, and Syracuse and Buffalo Bills football on Kenny’s 2 Pennies. In the season premiere episode a discussion of triskaidekaphobia and a preview of the ... MORE
Syracuse football: Three key players have opted out of 2020 season, per report

Syracuse football: Three key players have opted out of 2020 season, per report

When the initial depth chart for the Syracuse Orange was revealed on Monday, many people were surprised to see some of the names that weren’t included. This afternoon, we got some information on why those names weren’t on the two-deep. The Athletic’s ... MORE
Syracuse football schedule opens with back-to-back noon kickoffs 3

Syracuse football schedule opens with back-to-back noon kickoffs

When the ACC announced their modified football schedule, they did so without kickoff times or broadcast information. This made a ton of sense, as COVID-19 and it’s impact on college campus reopening was still very much a day to day process. On ... MORE
Syracuse football’s Andre Cisco named to AP preseason All-American team

Syracuse football’s Andre Cisco named to AP preseason All-American team

Syracuse football safety Andre Cisco has been named to another preseason All-American team. The junior was one of two safeties to earn first team honors on the Associated Press preseason All-American team Tuesday, along with Georgia senior Richard LeCounte. Tuesday’s announcement is ... MORE
Former Syracuse football safety Evan Foster will get camp shot with 49ers

Former Syracuse football safety Evan Foster will get camp shot with 49ers

Former Syracuse football safety Evan Foster will sign with the San Francisco 49ers and join the team in training camp, his agent told ESPN’s Adam Schefter. It will be Foster’s first shot to stick with a team after going undrafted last April ... MORE
WATCH: Syracuse HC Dino Babers Monday pr

WATCH: Syracuse football head coach Dino Babers Monday press conference 8/10/20 (video)

Coach Dino Babers held a remote press conference on Monday to answer questions about how he is preparing the Syracuse Orange football team for the possibility of playing, or not playing, football this Fall. Watch the full press conference below… ... MORE
New Carrier Dome roof project making progress this summer (video)

New Carrier Dome roof project making progress this summer (video)

Work continues on the Carrier Dome roof project underway on the campus of Syracuse University. Currently, rigid panel roof steel is being put in place prior to the fabric arches being installed. Check out the video below to see the progress and ... MORE
Syracuse’s revised football schedule announced

Syracuse’s revised football schedule announced

The Atlantic Coast Conference announced game dates for Syracuse’s revised football schedule this morning. The Orange are slated to play six home games and five road contests in 2020. Syracuse kicks off its 131st gridiron campaign at North Carolina on Sept. 12 ... MORE
New Syracuse football schedule includes Notre Dame

New 2020 Syracuse football schedule includes Notre Dame

Syracuse football has a new schedule out, and it includes a road game at Notre Dame. The ACC announced its scheduling plans for football, moving forward with an 11-game season that includes Notre Dame relinquishing its independent status and joining the league ... MORE
Syracuse football will begin preseason training with a walkthrough on Thursday

Syracuse football will begin preseason training with a walkthrough on Thursday

Syracuse University football will continue preparation for a fall season by holding its first walkthrough Thursday, kicking off its six-week preseason training schedule. The walkthroughs are the most proactive step to date in college football’s march toward a fall season and will ... MORE
Goodbye Carrier Dome? Syracuse goes with ‘the Stadium’ in basketball release

Goodbye Carrier Dome? Syracuse goes with ‘the Stadium’ in basketball release

A year ago, Syracuse University stopped using the word “Carrier” in its football and basketball media guides when referencing the building where the Orange’s teams play. The school used “Dome” or “Loudhouse,” leaving off “Carrier,” which had been the building’s moniker since ... MORE
Canadian contingent keen to impress with the Orange

Canadian contingent keen to impress with the Orange

As we head towards the fall, the prospect of enjoying college football edges tantalizingly closer. Although 2020 has been far from your typical year so far, the athletics program at Syracuse University is already planning the summer workouts, ahead of the upcoming ... MORE
Hall of Fame RB Floyd Little, who starred at Syracuse, diagnosed with cancer

Hall of Fame RB Floyd Little, who starred at Syracuse, diagnosed with cancer

Pro Football Hall of Famer Floyd Little, known as “the Franchise” during his career with the Denver Broncos, has been diagnosed with cancer. A former teammate of Little’s at Syracuse, Pat Killorin, made the diagnosis public as Killorin created a GoFundMe page ... MORE
ACC anticipates relatively normal college football season, but planning for much more dire scenarios

ACC anticipates relatively normal college football season, but planning for much more dire scenarios

Atlantic Coast Conference commissioner John Swofford said Thursday that while the conference is anticipating having a relatively normal football season, it also is financially planning for a series of scenarios amid the coronavirus pandemic that not only include having no football season, ... MORE
Syracuse DE Alton Robinson drafted by Seahawks in 5th round, P Hofrichter to Falcons in 7th

Syracuse DE Alton Robinson drafted by Seahawks in 5th round; P Hofrichter to Falcons in 7th

Former Syracuse football defensive end Alton Robinson was selected by the Seattle Seahawks in the fifth round of the NFL Draft on Saturday. Robinson, taken 148th overall, became the program’s top pick since defensive tackle Jay Bromley went 74th to the New ... MORE
Final structural beam now in place atop new Carrier Dome (video)

Final structural beam now in place atop new Carrier Dome (video)

A critical point of construction in Syracuse University’s stadium renovation was reached yesterday as the final steel structural beam was placed in support of the venue’s new fixed roof, completing the sequence of the crown-truss that provides the stadium with its iconic ... MORE
Watch the Carrier Dome roof as it is deflated for final time (video)

Watch the Carrier Dome roof as it is deflated for final time & watch live construction progress (video)

As part of the Carrier Dome roof project at Syracuse University, the air-supported roof was lowered for the final time on Monday.  The building remains, but the landmark inflatable white roof that has stood tall on the Syracuse skylines for the past 40 ... MORE