Fans react to news of Doug Marrone leaving SU to coach Buffalo Bills

  • Bernard Tarver

    Ben Schwartzwalder was head football coach at Syracuse for 25 years. In this day and age, we will never again see a coach stay with a program that long. There is more turnover in the coaching ranks, college and pro, than ever before and more opportunities to change jobs and receive more money. Any coach with a good resume will get offers. I thought Marrone put us on the right track and hoped, as an alum, he’d want to stay longer. But with 7 NFL job openings, I completely understand his move.

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