#Syracuse football

Shape Shifters: Syracuse football defeats Liberty 24-21 (Brent Axe recap)

Syracuse, N.Y. — The Syracuse football offense seems to have adopted a new offensive philosophy going forward and that is it has no philosophy. The Orange went against everything we’ve been conditioned to expect in a 24-21 nail-biting victory over Liberty on Friday night at the Carrier Dome, won on an Andre Szmyt 35-yard field goal as time expired. Syracuse is now 3-1 for the 2021 season.
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Best and worst from Syracuse football’s 62-24 win over Albany

Syracuse, N.Y. — Syracuse football eclipsed last season’s win total with a 62-24 victory over Albany on Saturday at the Carrier Dome. The Orange (2-1) was led by Sean Tucker, who had five total touchdowns (four rushing, one receiving). Tommy DeVito and Garrett Shrader split reps at quarterback for the third-consecutive game and played without their top option at receiver in Taj Harris.
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Class B/C football roundup: Homer runs over ITC

After a 14-14 first quarter on Friday night, it was all Homer from there. The Trojans scored five touchdowns across the second and third quarters to rout the Eagles, 51-20. With the win, the Trojans are now 3-0. ITC falls to 0-3. Damani Durham had three touchdown runs for Homer,...

Best and worst from Syracuse football’s 17-7 loss to Rutgers

Syracuse, N.Y. — Syracuse football lost its first game of the 2021 season with a 17-7 decision to Rutgers on Saturday at the Carrier Dome. The Orange (1-1) struggled on offense, made crucial mistakes that caused eight penalties, turned the ball over three times and made a few questionable decisions that resulted in the loss.

Syracuse Football Depth Chart vs Liberty

Syracuse football has released its depth chart for the home matchup vs Liberty Friday night. There was only a change to the offensive line. Airon Servais is moved to center while Carlos Vettorello is at right tackle. The full depth chart is as follows. QUARTERBACK. Starter: Tommy DeVito. Backup: Garrett...

Syracuse University says it will do more to enforce masking, fix Covid protocol mistakes at football games

Syracuse, N.Y. -- Syracuse University Vice President and Chief Facilities Officer Pete Sala said that fans will experience some changes in the Carrier Dome atmosphere on Saturday as the school attempts to create improved compliance with its masking policies and eliminate loopholes that allowed a small number of fans to avoid having to show proof of vaccination or a negative coronavirus test during the school’s first football game.

Syracuse football opens as touchdown underdog vs. Liberty

Opening betting lines for week four college football games popped up on Sunday, and to perhaps little surprise, the Syracuse Orange opened as a 7-point underdog against the Liberty Flames (according to VegasInsider). Depending on who you ask, that line’s already drifted to either 6.5 or 6 points that ‘Cuse will be getting at home.

Class A football roundup: F-M holds off Whitesboro, 28-20

Conley scored on runs of 23, 48, and 22 yards in the win. F-M’s other touchdown came on a 40-yard reception by Ethan Powell. Note to readers: if you purchase something through one of our affiliate links we may earn a commission. Registration on or use of this site constitutes...

Syracuse football: Dino Babers addresses media ahead of Liberty game

Ahead of a short week for the Syracuse Orange, Dino Babers addressed the media on Monday morning as usual. And after a weird three weeks to start the season, some interesting developments came out of his press conference. Let’s start with the subject on the minds of most people -...
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Centennial keeps Syracuse winless in football

UTICA – The Centennial Broncos started off slowly out of the gates against the winless Syracuse Rockets on Friday night, as the offense stalled on its first two possessions. However, the defense stymied Syracuse offensively during the first half and the Broncos offense eventually roared to life. Centennial scored on four straight possessions near the end of the first half to take a 28-0 halftime lead en route to a.

Class D/Independent/8-Man football roundup: Fowler remains undefeated with win over Oswego

Lamond Boyd scored three rushing touchdowns as PSLA @ Fowler won its third game in a row, 36-15, over host Oswego on Friday. Amir Anderson got the Fowler scoring starting with a 40-yard pick-six in the first quarter before Boyd tallied his first touchdown with a four-yard run in the second. The Buccaneers cut the deficit to 16-8 by halftime when Brandyn Andaluz hooked up with Moreno Fenty on a 79-yard scoring bomb.

Syracuse Football: Why restoring the number 44 matters to me

In 2005, the Syracuse athletic department decided to retire the number 44 and ignore a tradition many in the Syracuse football fanbase, like me, proudly enjoyed. The administration at that time seemed determined to change the culture around the program after firing Head Coach Paul Pasqualoni and wanting to make the Orange the “USC of the east coast.”