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Oct. 3, 2016

Blue & Gold Illustrated: America's Foremost Authority on Notre Dame Football

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34 OCT. 3, 2016 BLUE & GOLD ILLUSTRATED BY MATT JONES I t was never going to be about the 2016 season for the Syracuse foot- ball team. Too many years of futility, too many coaching changes and an overall lack of interest in the team's success has many on the outside skeptical about the Dino Babers-led Orange. And Babers — who was hired away from Bowling Green this past December — knows it's a long road ahead. "[Babers] just said, 'We're in the beginning stages here,' " said Nate Mink, who covers Syracuse football The first three weeks of the season, sophomore quarterback Eric Dungey averaged 320.0 passing yards and 2.3 touchdown tosses per game in Syracuse's new high-octane attack. PHOTO COURTESY SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY ATHLETICS Another New Era The Orange starts over … again

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