Chris Elmore

Get to Know Your Orange Man: #5, FB Chris Elmore

2021 stats: The long time stalwart utility man had some eligibility issues at the start of the Syracuse Orange’s 2021 campaign missing the first four games. He also missed the last four with a season ending injury. Those four in the middle though… when in the field he played a large part in this offense getting out of its own way.
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Chris Elmore to Redshirt, Return for 2022

One of Syracuse football's most well liked players within the program and amongst the fan base will return for the 2022 season, head coach Dino Babers said during his weekly press conference on Monday. Starting tight end/fullback Chris Elmore, who has missed games in 2021 due to injury and other undisclosed reasons, will not play in the regular season finale' but that will allow him to redshirt and return next season. The 2022 campaign will be Elmore's sixth with the Orange.

Rhino returning: Chris Elmore is coming back for another season

Syracuse, N.Y. — Syracuse fullback Chris Elmore will return for the 2022 season, giving the team’s potent rushing attack its lead blocker for one more year. Elmore recently made the decision not to rush back from injury to try suiting up for the team’s final regular-season game against Pittsburgh. Doing so would exhaust his eligibility and end his career after a shortened season was sabotaged by an unexpected four-game absence and late-season surgery.

Syracuse FB Chris Elmore expected to miss about 3 more weeks

Syracuse football is expected to be without for about three more weeks, a source told 247Sports. Elmore traveled with the Orange to Athens, Ohio, on Saturday, but did not dress for the team's 29-9 season-opening victory. Elmore appeared physically uninhibited, pumping up his teammates during early warm-ups before running into...

Syracuse FB Chris Elmore out for season opener

One of Syracuse football's most experienced players is not available to play in the team's season opener at Ohio on Saturday, an SU Athletics spokesperson confirmed. Senior fullback/tight end Chris Elmore traveled with the team, but is not dressed and will not take the field against the Bobcats. It's unclear...

Chris Elmore Unavailable For Season Opener, Ohio Without Top Receiver

Syracuse will be without Chris Elmore for the season opener, as first reported by Matt Park. In addition, Park reported that Ohio will be without its top returning receiver Isiah Cox. Details on Elmore's situation were not immediately available, but he was seen on the field with his teammates during warmups in casual attire. Teammates were in helmets, t-shirts and football pants.

Syracuse fullback Chris Elmore won’t play against Ohio

Athens, Ohio — Syracuse fullback Chris Elmore will not play against Ohio on Saturday, according to a school spokesman. Syracuse did not say why Elmore would miss the game. The senior traveled with the team and was on the field alongside his teammates during warm-ups in casual clothes, but he did not dress for competition.

Get to Know Your Orange Man: #5, FB Chris Elmore

2020 stats: The punchline/single sentence explanation for the Syracuse Orange’s 2020 season was summed up with “our fullback is playing offensive guard,” and that was all on Elmore. However, in what was also a great summation of the season, Elmore was arguably the most consistent and best offensive player the Orange had. The fullback was utilized almost exclusively on the line until the end of the season when health allowed him to go back to fullback.