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Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Podcast: Syracuse vs. Middle Tennessee recap

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Figuring out what just happened and how to prevent another upset loss like that...

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All season, Julian and Corey will be recapping the Syracuse Orange’s latest football game over the weekend -- rather than waiting for the following week when John and Dan are back on the air.

This week, they discuss SU’s 30-23 loss to the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders, what still went right for the Orange, and what went wrong and needs to be fixed immediately. Some of the larger talking points:

  • Why was no other receiver involved beyond Steve Ishmael?
  • Scott Shafer was trying to win; Syracuse was trying not to lose
  • Brian Ward’s defense was much improved, which is a good sign
  • What’s next for this Orange rushing attack after another poor effort?
  • Devin Butler’s potential role to help shake up this passing game
  • Punt return is a major issue — who should take over?
  • Looking slightly ahead at the troubles ahead on this tough schedule

Plan accordingly: This week’s podcast runs about 28 minutes. It’s all about Syracuse’s loss, sure, but also how to progress from here.

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