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Doug Marrone always had high praise for standout Nick Provo, who developed into one of the best pass-catching tight ends Syracuse has had. Now the head coach gets to bring another Provo through the SU program.
The Orange solidifies its first verbal commitment for the Class of 2013, as Tyler Provo has decided to follow his older brother’s footsteps and play...
Syracuse All-Big East Conference tight end Nick Provo was a semifinalist for the John Mackey award, catching seven touchdowns last season.
He set the Syracuse single-season tight ends record with 51 receptions last season and the Orangemen all-time record with 91 career receptions.
He ranks second for receiving yards in a single season and a career for tight ends.
It’s easy to put together that the little brother of a recent player at any university is likely to attend the same school, but there are plenty of factors that go into the decision. For Tyler Provo, younger brother of Syracuse senior Nick Provo, the Orange stands out for reasons beyond simply following in his brother’s footsteps – and SU isn’t alone in the race for him.
Syracuse tight end Nick Provo is set to silence the critics this week at the NFL Scouting Combine. He explains in this exclusive 1-on-1, while also diving into his Orange career, his preparation for the next level, and more...