Dan Lyons

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Syracuse University '12, B.A. in Writing & Rhetoric

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Syracuse Football: Why The Orange Will Finish 7-5

Today, we break the .500 mark in our "Why The Orange Will Finish..." Series

Diagne Officially Chooses Syracuse

As we expected, Diagne officially declared for the Orange at today's Mary Kline Classic.

Syracuse NFL Draft Evals & First Round Open Thread

Syracuse may not have a first round pick for the first time in three years, but a few Orange alumni will look for their names to be called in the later rounds. Let's break down their chances.

SU Spring Football Preview: Offensive Line

It's Spring Practice time in Syracuse. SU returns a lot of experience on the offensive line. Will the unit continue to improve and become a program strength?

NSD: Naesean Howard Stays Home

Naesean Howard is the lone Central New Yorker in the Syracuse class.

NSD: Ervin Phillips Signs With Cuse

Scatback Ervin Phillips brings speed to the SU offense.

NSD: Jamal Custis Shines On Field, BBall Court

Two-sport athlete Jamal Custis gives Syracuse quarterbacks a big target.

NSD: Finally, Wayne Williams Has Arrived

It feels like Wayne Williams has been on his way to Syracuse for decades. He's finally made it to campus, and could make an impact early for the Orange.

NSD: KJ Williams Brings Star Power to SU's Class

KJ Williams is the highest rated recruit in Syracuse's class. He headlines an impressive group of 2014 wide receivers.

NSD: Safety Rodney Williams Signs With Syracuse

Rodney Williams represents New Jersey in this year's class.

NSD: Zaire Franklin Is Ready To Lead The Defense

Linebacker Zaire Franklin has spent months recruiting more players to the Orange defense. Today, he makes his own commitment official.

SU Football Recruiting: Juwan Dowels Commits

Syracuse received its second defensive back commitment in two days with a pledge from Plantation, Florida's Juwan Dowels.

Syracuse Orange Football Awards: Defensive MVP

In the end, was there ever really any doubt about this one?

SU Orange Football Award Voting: Defensive MVP

Jay Bromley, Durell Eskridge, Marquis Spruill, and Cam Lynch are among the possibilities for 2013's Defensive MVP.

Re-Evaluating the 2009 Football Recruiting Class

The Texas Bowl marks the final game played by members of Syracuse's 2009 recruiting class, a small group pieced together by Doug Marrone during his first few months on the job. Let's look back at...

Malachi is Syracuse Newest '-son'

Five star New Jersey native Malachi Richardson has given his verbal pledge to Syracuse.

How Will SU Fans Travel for the ACC Bowl Line-Up?


Let's face it... Syracuse fan attendance at the Texas Bowl will probably not be great. However, bowl attendance shouldn't be a huge issue for SU when looking at the upcoming ACC slate.

Did Bowling Green's Win Help the "Bowling Orange"?


Bowling Green's win over NIU last night could have some ramifications for the Big 12 bowl line up, which may open a slot for another at large team.

Alin Edouard Goes All-In On Syracuse

Syracuse nabs receives a verbal from a second four-star quarterback in the 2014 class.

SU vs. Georgia Tech: Official TNIAAM Predictions

Syracuse heads down to Atlanta this weekend for a showdown with the Ramblin' Wreck of Georgia Tech. Once again, the TNIAAM staff is a bit mixed on the outlook for this game.

2015 Forward Tyler Lydon Commits to Syracuse

Syracuse continues on its path towards a roster compiled entirely of Tylers.

Syracuse Football: Mid-Season Evaluation

Syracuse sits at 3-3 at the midway point of the season. Who on the team has impressed, and what areas does SU need to work on to achieve bowl eligibility?

Syracuse vs. N.C. State: TNIAAM Predictions

Our writers are split on Syracuse football's first trip down to Raleigh as a member of the ACC.

"University of Syracuse" Lands OL Aaron Roberts

Chicago-native Aaron Roberts becomes the first lineman in Syracuse's 2014 class.

Custis Becomes the Newest Member of the 2014 Class

Syracuse football landed another wide receiver commitment from Philadelphia's Jamal Custis.


Two Tix Available for Wagner and Tulane

Hey all, So I have season tickets this year because four hour drives are fun, but I'm definitely not making it up for Wagner this week, and probably not for Tulane next week. The tickets are in...

Connecticut RB Erv Phillips Commits to Syracuse


Syracuse football gets some good news this weekend, with the commitment of West Haven native Erv Phillips.

Get To Know Your Orange Man - #2 Quinta Funderburk

If Funderburk becomes a contributor this year, can we call him and Kobena/Clark/Estime "Funder and Lightning"? No? You're no fun.

Get To Know Your Orange Man - #8 Drew Allen

The Sooner-turned-Orangeman has been the talk of the town all summer, and it seems like he will likely take the first snap for Syracuse this season.

Get To Know Your Orange Man - #10 Terrel Hunt

Terrel Hunt is one of the two quarterbacks vying for the starting spot this Saturday against Penn State.

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