Category: Syracuse Orange Football

ORANGE GAME WEEK: Syracuse hosts Wake Forest Saturday afternoon (preview, media & info)

ORANGE GAME WEEK: Syracuse hosts Wake Forest Saturday afternoon (preview, media & info)

After a battle with No. 1 Clemson in Death Valley last weekend, Syracuse returns home to host another team riding a winning streak in Wake Forest (3-2) this week. The Demon Deacons have won three-straight games after beginning the season with back-to-back ... MORE
ORANGE GAME DAY: Syracuse takes on Clemson (preview, media & info)

Syracuse falls to 1-5 with 47-21 loss to Clemson (full coverage)

David and Goliath is a common analogy used to describe the distance between Syracuse and Clemson in the scope of college football. The Tigers (6-0, 5-0) entered Saturday’s game as the top-ranked team in the nation and the Orange (1-5, 1-4), albeit ... MORE
ORANGE GAME DAY: Syracuse hosts Liberty this afternoon (preview, media & info)

Syracuse falls to 1-4 with 38-21 loss to Liberty (full coverage)

Two years ago, we saw the ceiling of the Syracuse football program under Dino Babers. We now know the floor. Liberty, a team that wasn’t playing at the highest level of Division I when Babers arrived here, came into the Carrier Dome ... MORE
Andre Cisco will enter 2021 NFL Draft

Syracuse’s Andre Cisco will enter 2021 NFL Draft

Syracuse safety Andre Cisco, the first true freshman in program history to earn All-America honors, will forego his college eligibility and enter the 2021 NFL Draft. Cisco, who suffered a season-ending injury earlier this season, announced the news Tuesday evening. Thank You ... MORE
Carrier Dome’s new roof had a leak Saturday but Syracuse says it’s no big surprise

Carrier Dome’s new roof had a leak Saturday but Syracuse says it’s no big surprise

The sight of water dripping inside Syracuse’s $118 million Carrier Dome investment on Saturday afternoon might have struck some as a peak-2020 moment but a school spokesperson said it is not another piece of unexpected bad news this year. While the school ... MORE
Andre Cisco, Syracuse football’s preseason All-American, is out for the season

Andre Cisco, Syracuse football’s preseason All-American, is out for the season

Syracuse football’s preseason All-American safety Andre Cisco is out for the season, coach Dino Babers confirmed Monday morning. It was the strongest affirmation yet by the SU head coach on the status of one of the program’s most decorated players in recent ... MORE
Syracuse coach Dino Babers says injury to QB Tommy DeVito ‘not good’

Syracuse coach Dino Babers says injury to QB Tommy DeVito ‘not good’

Syracuse quarterback Tommy DeVito injured his left leg in a 38-24 loss to Duke on Saturday, and coach Dino Babers said afterward the injury was “not good.” DeVito was sacked early in the fourth quarter and grabbed the back of his leg. He ... MORE
ORANGE GAME DAY: Syracuse hosts Duke this afternoon (preview, media & info)

Syracuse loses to winless Duke, 38-24 (full coverage)

The first three weeks of the season were spent praising Tony White’s new 3-3-5 scheme that had energized the Syracuse Orange defense. However, cracks in run stuffing against Georgia Tech were blown into gaping holes by the Duke Blue Devils as former ... MORE
Syracuse football defensive end Kingsley Jonathan named semifinalist for Campbell Trophy

Syracuse football defensive end Kingsley Jonathan named semifinalist for Campbell Trophy

Syracuse senior defensive end Kingsley Jonathan has been selected as a semifinalist for the William V. Campbell Trophy Presented by Mazda. Celebrating its 31st year, the award recognizes an individual as the absolute best football scholar-athlete in the nation for his combined ... MORE
Tucker and Williams take ACC Player of the Week honors

Tucker and Williams take ACC Player of the Week honors

After his breakout performance, RB Sean Tucker earned ACC Running Back of the Week, while DB Trill Williams’ efforts earned him ACC Defensive Back of the Week following Saturday’s win over Georgia Tech. Tucker became the first Syracuse freshman to run for ... MORE
Syracuse opens new Carrier Dome with 37-20 win over Georgia Tech (full coverage)

Syracuse opens new Carrier Dome with 37-20 win over Georgia Tech (full coverage)

Syracuse opened a new era of the Carrier Dome with a highlight for the ages and a 37-20 victory against Georgia Tech, the first game played in the building since the most extensive renovation work in its 40-year history. A day school ... MORE
Syracuse provides first look at Carrier Dome’s renovated interior and new center-hung scoreboard

Syracuse provides first look at Carrier Dome’s renovated interior and new center-hung scoreboard

One of the biggest attractions among the Carrier Dome’s renovations is a center-hung scoreboard that will among the biggest in the country. The school provided its first look at the amenity in a Twitter video on Thursday. Have a look for yourself ... MORE
ORANGE GAME DAY: Syracuse takes on Pittsburgh (preview, media & info)

Syracuse falls to Pittsburgh, 21-10 (full coverage)

Despite another quality effort from the defense on Saturday, it was yet another loss for the Syracuse Orange football team. At Heinz Field, the No. 25 Pittsburgh Panthers took the win, 21-10, dropping Syracuse to 0-2 on the season so far. For ... MORE
Kickoff time set for Syracuse football’s home opener against Georgia Tech

Kickoff time set for Syracuse football’s home opener against Georgia Tech

Syracuse football will kick off its home opener against Georgia Tech on Sept. 26 at noon, the Atlantic Coast Conference announced on Monday. The game will be broadcast regionally. The Orange (0-1) is coming off a 31-6 loss at then-No. 18 North ... MORE
ORANGE GAME DAY: Syracuse takes on North Carolina in season opener today (preview, media & info)

Syracuse falls to North Carolina in season opener, 31-6 (full coverage)

Wide receiver Sharod Johnson watching a pass slip through his outstretched hands in the end zone. Defensive lineman Drew Tuazama blowing up the punter on a blindside block to negate a punt return for touchdown. Lou Groza Award-winning kicker Andre Szmyt leaving ... MORE