Posted August 24, 2012 on
The competition at running back has been on the wire for awhile. Syracuse University has had a long, storied tradition in the backfield with alum like Jim Brown, Ernie Davis, Larry Csonka, and Floyd Little. The Orange are expected to be able to run the ball, which leads us to today. Running Backs Coach Tyrone Wheatley discusses who will be running the ball for the Orange in 2012.
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What are the 5 most important questions facing Syracuse football? Just over a week away before the floodgates open to the Carrier Dome and the season kicks off. Doug Marrone and his squad have prepared for a bounce-back season after ending last year’s with a 5-game debacle. One definite fallout from the losing skid was training camp at Fort Drum in Jefferson County. Injuries...
Sophomore Cornerback Jaston George is not a name brought up too often when there are discussions about the Syracuse Orange secondary. With injuries and veterans keeping him off the field last season, he hovers below the radar. But at Fort Drum, George was picked up on the radar screen and is now being tracked, just as he has tracked receivers.
It’s just a week until SU enters the Dome to do battle against Northwestern, but Ryan Nassib tells Yahoo! Sports “we’re not ready to step up and play Northwestern yet.” Are the Wildcats licking their chops as one point favorites in the season opener? Jake Moskowitz and Brendan Glasheen break down the top areas of concern and speculate at what the totally re-designed offense...
Freshman running back Ashton Broyld has been the topic of many conversations as to what he could be for the Syracuse offense this season. He spoke to the media on Wednesday about how he is handling all the responsibility.
Syracuse football has completed fall camp and Doug Marrone followed it up by releasing a depth chart on Saturday with the Northwestern game a week away.
The Browns fan hood is a lot like many popular religions throughout the world. You’re told of events and people in the past that are myth and legend (like Hall of Fame RB Jim Brown) and endure hardship with a promise that they will return in some form to show you the Promised Land. I’ll grant, the analogy isn’t exactly to scale. The appearance of a Messiah or event...
Jamaal Charles chases 'unbreakable' Jim Brown record