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Syracuse football director of ops Drew Robinson's time at Rutgers will help program, Scott Shafer says

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"It's very special to be returning to my alma mater as the director of football operations to work with a coach who has the integrity and passion that Coach Scott Shafer has shown," Robinson, a Berkeley Heights, N.J., native, said in a university release. "My four years at Syracuse and with the Orange Football program laid the foundation for this opportunity. I am excited to be coming home."

Keon Lyn signs with CFL's Winnipeg Blue Bombers

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Former Orange DB Keon Lyn has found a new home up north. Good luck!

Syracuse Spread Defenses More Than Just About Anyone in 2014... Sort Of

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Bill C. takes a look at which teams generated the most solo tackles in 2014, a short list that surprisingly included Syracuse.

NCAA out of control?

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Seems the NCAAholes may be in some hot water over one of their other attempts to take down an athletic program. If our appeal doesn't work, this may be the next step.

Rakeem Christmas Highlight Video

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Syracuse big man Rakeem Christmas had a breakout senior year for the Orange. Christmas was a force in the paint, averaging over 17 points and 9 rebounds per game. Christmas was the main focus of Syracuse's offense, shooting over 55% from the field. Check out Rakeem's official highlights from his memorable career at Syracuse.

New Jersey OL Liam Smith verbally commits to Duke over Syracuse football

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The 6-foot-5, 280-pound Smith, widely rated as one of the Garden State's best linemen, chose the Blue Devils over other programs including Syracuse, Rutgers and Virginia.

Why a retired nurse, in hospice care, finds treasure in 'The Pearl'

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Betty Finney, 88, is a retired nurse in Cortland. Walk into the house where she's lived for 65 years, and the first photos you encounter - even before those of her children - are two autographed images of Dwayne Washington. The Pearl.

Bracket Winner - MrOrange44

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Hey MrOrange44, I can't seem to figure out who you are so please email me and confirm you are the winner (with some proof) and I'll get you that t-shirt you so richly deserve.

Ben Williams Talks About The FOGO Mindset

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"You can kind of go into your own place. I don’t really like to talk very much. I know when the crowd cheers, you’re out to try and get the ball back. It’s a relatively simple position and I like how there’s not much going on."

- Ben Williams

Syracuse's "Ishmeal" Gaffe Named Among Olbermann's Worst

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Further proof to SUAD's administrators that these continual slip-ups don't go unnoticed -- locally or nationally.