The Syracuse Orange lost a 17-16 heartbreaker to Pitt on Saturday at the Carrier Dome.
Jerome Smith ran for 118 yards and two touchdowns as Syracuse put in a strong defensive effort to beat error-prone Maryland 20-3 Saturday.
Give Durell Eskridge credit. Even as No. 3 Clemson prepares to make a trip to Syracuse, the Orange free safety is unfazed. And he believes his teammates aren’t either.
The Giants are hoping that newly-draft quarterback Ryan Nassib never plays, but are going to make sure he’s ready in case Eli Manning ever misses a game.
The Buffalo Bills have made Syracuse’s Doug Marrone their newest head coach.
The forecast for the Pinstripe Bowl calls for snow and scoring. West Virginia and Syracuse play Saturday at Yankee Stadium in a matchup of former Big East rivals and NFL-prospect quarterbacks.