"And now he's in my face. 'There's a quarterback in this league at Western Michigan that will put that ball in there and make you look like crap.' And then, he's like (calmly), 'I'm Coach Shafer, I coach the secondary.' I got all scared because he's coming at me, but he knew who I was. So I shook his hand, but I was laughing."
Syracuse head coach Scott Shafer discusses the changes he's made to SU's recruiting process that have helped the team get off to one of its fastest starts ever.
C.J. Fair rejected a $200,000 offer from a European team that his former agent secured. He wants to go to an NBA team's training camp.
Syracuse.com's Brent Axe examines the SU football schedule as part of the 14 in '14 series.
Syracuse doesn't retire numbers. The school honors jerseys. But who wears a number after it's been honored? It's happened rarely.
Without Pickard, the Orange still has defensive ends Dana Levine and Brandon Ginnetti verbally committed to the Class of 2015.
Syracuse's Tyler Roberson and B.J. Johnson will practice with their new USA East Coast teammmates today in New York City.
Scott Shafer really loves his "guys."
In the last 40 seasons, how many Syracuse football teams have started the season 3-0? A careful examination will show that during this time period, only the 1975, 87 and 91 teams achieved this feat. If you throw in the 1967 team, then it’s four times in 48 years.