Originally posted on Orange Fizz  |  Last updated 9/10/13
Two weeks down and two losses later, Orange Nation is feeling deflated to start the season. It’s not even the 0-2 start that has the Syracuse faithful down, but the lackluster offensive production thus far. But it’s not all bad. Yes, Drew Allen has struggled mightily and the defense is still working out consistency issues, but there is a lot of season left. Luckily, Wagner enters the Dome this Saturday with Syracuse seeking to release its frustration on the lowly Seahawks. Allen is fighting for his job the next two games at the Dome. Scott Shafer made a move to Terrel Hunt for the final SU drive against Northwestern. Although it was only against the Wildcats’ backup defense, Hunt lead the team to a touchdown drive capped off by a 15-yard rushing TD. Meanwhile, Allen is desperate to find open receivers more than ever with his tight end Beckett Wales in a boot on his left foot. Three receivers had more than 50 receiving yards but Allen could not find any receiver enough to create an offensive
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