Found September 21, 2012 on
Three Idiots on Sports:
Syracuse Coach Doug Marrone is on Facebook, making a real effort to connect with fans. For the most part, this is a good thing. It gives the school another outlet to promote the team and engage the fanbase. However, Doug Marrone is a football coach, and football coaches like divulging what is going on with their team about as much as the CIA likes giving up informants.So Doug tried to address a topic on the minds of many SU fans - namely, if we can expect to see more of freshman QB/RB/WR Ashton Broyld in upcoming game plans....That answer is pretty much the equivalent of Obi Wan Kenobi telling the storm troopers these aren't the droids you're looking for......and since the original scene doesn't appear to be on YouTube, here's the lego version. You can now go about your business - move along.
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The priority is still the northeast
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Sales leads the Orange with 25 catches and four touchdowns after being suspended for all of 2011.
His last four games? Five catches for 172 yards and three touchdowns...
Starting defensive end Markus Pierce-Brewster has had a good start to the season. As he looks to improve, the Orange are looking to even their record against Minnesota. CuseNation spoke with Pierce-Brewster as he prepares for the Gophers.