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Jaguars Advance in the Playoffs After Starting Down 27-0

Posted on January 14, 2023 at 11:35 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  The Jacksonville Jaguars started their first playoff since the 2017-18 season well... not how you want to begin any game.


  Jacksonville had four possessions in the first quarter. They ended in an interception, an interception, a punt, and a...

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Last Place to Playoffs: Jaguars Are Your Turnaround Team of the NFL

Posted on January 7, 2023 at 11:15 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  The Jacksonville Jaguars have been the keepers of the worst record in the entire National Football League (NFL) for the last two seasons coming into their 2022-23 campaign.


  This did allow them the opportunity to draft quarterback Trevor ...

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Green Wave Washes Away Trojan Lead, Wins Cotton Bowl

Posted on January 2, 2023 at 5:05 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  This was more than a game for the person writing you this article.


  The adult version of the kid who grew up with a Troy Aikman poster in a wooden frame on his wall, courtesy of a Dad, who bought the poster, saying simply, "I saw it...

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Benny Williams Goes for a Double-Double, 'Cuse Rolls

Posted on December 31, 2022 at 4:10 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  On the final day of 2022, two northeast foes found themselves on the court for an afternoon bout to see who would ring in the new year with a victory.


  Overall, the Syracuse Orange men's basketball team leads the Boston College Eagles 55...

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Minnesota Hands Syracuse 1st Pinstripe Bowl Loss

Posted on December 29, 2022 at 5:35 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  On a warm-for-winter temperature day of 47 degrees with the sun shining and no precipitation, the Syracuse Orange entered into Yankee Stadium for their third Pinstripe Bowl opportunity, the most of any college football team since the bowl's first game in 2010, a contest that the Orange also competed in.

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Jason Beck to Keep QB Coach Role as Syracuse OC

Posted on December 22, 2022 at 2:25 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  When speaking with Jason Beck ahead of the Pinstripe Bowl, he told me that he will remain the quarterbacks coach at Syracuse University as he moves into his new role overseeing the entire Orange offense as offensive coordinator.


  In res...

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Syracuse Comeback Falls Short as Time Expires

Posted on December 20, 2022 at 11:15 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  The Syracuse Orange and Pittsburgh Panthers met for their historic 123rd meeting on this cold night in Central New York.


  Syracuse came in leading the series with a 74-48 record.


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Jenkins Makes A Deposit Before Bank Closes on Cowboys

Posted on December 18, 2022 at 4:20 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  The Dallas Cowboys came to north Florida with an opportunity to punch their ticket to the playoffs with a win over the Jacksonville Jaguars.


  Jacksonville entered their stadium at 5-8, still alive in the playoff hunt and mathematically ...

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Syracuse Takes Off in 2nd Half, Extends Streak to 5 Games

Posted on December 17, 2022 at 5:05 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  The Syracuse Orange bouts with the Cornell Big Red go all the way back to the beginning, with Syracuse gaining their first-ever men's basketball win in their history versus Cornell back in 1901, by a score of 18-15.


  This match-up served ...

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Sean Tucker Declares for 2023 NFL Draft

Posted on December 17, 2022 at 4:20 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  Syracuse Orange running back, in his third season with the team, has declared for the 2023 National Football League (NFL) Draft ahead of the Pinstripe Bowl. He made the announcement public on his Instagram account within his bio.


  Orang...

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