Originally written on Buffalo Wins  |  Last updated 10/23/14

SEATTLE - SEPTEMBER 11: Head coach Doug Marrone of the Syracuse Orange gestures during the game against the Washington Huskies on September 11, 2010 at Husky Stadium in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)
So the Bills hire Doug Marrone and Mr. Pinzone essentially begs me to do a post for him (Editor's note: The cloak Kramer wore in Seinfeld was my bargaining chip) …for those of you who don’t know, I used to write for the site but then life got in the way and I decided to not continue (Editor's note: Hmmm). But essentially with the Marrone hire, there is so much people invest emotionally into these types of hires I figured I’d take a few minutes to share my thoughts.  I live in Syracuse, I’ve become a Syracuse fan and I’ve watched a lot of Syracuse football.  I’m not an expert, but I think there’s some value here.  Let’s walk through Doug Marrone’s recent history a little. The downfall Syracuse football was atrocious before Marrone took it over.  Paul Pasqualoni had taken much of the Syracuse high of the late 90s (Donovan McNabb and Marvin Harrison) and took a step back. Many here locally were displeased with where the program was going.  For the record, ...
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