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Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician: for Syracuse Orange fans

The official home for audio programming from Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician, SB Nation's community for Syracuse Orange fans. Featured shows on SU football, men's and women's basketball, men's and women's lacrosse, track and other Orange sports.

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Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Podcast: ACC Football Preseason Power Rankings

John and Dan start out by discussing Bill C.'s ACC football power rankings and Dino Babers telling Northeast recruits to stick around the region (wherever they may commit). The second half's all Sun Belt season preview, and there's beer in the middle. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

46mins

6 Jun 2019

Rank #1

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Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Podcast: Syracuse vs. Wake Forest Preview

John and Dan recap a whirlwind weekend of positive Syracuse football vibes, and talk about how the Orange upset NC State. Then they look ahead to Wake Forest, complete a very short men's basketball season preview (more later this week), and of course, chat beer as well. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

52mins

29 Oct 2018

Rank #2

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Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Podcast: Syracuse vs. Florida State preview

John and Dan take some minimal learnings from Syracuse's 62-10 win over Wagner, then move onto Saturday's big matchup with Florida State -- a game that actually seems like it could be winnable. There's also beer and general ACC football talk as well. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

57mins

11 Sep 2018

Rank #3

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Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Podcast: Syracuse football vs. Liberty preview

John and Dan happily welcome Syracuse football back with a preview of the Orange's week one opponent, Liberty. There's also depth chart discussions, bowl projections and an extensive XFL chat as well. Beer too, of course. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

51mins

27 Aug 2019

Rank #4

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Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Podcast: Syracuse football vs. Clemson preview

John and Dan try to figure out exactly what went wrong for Syracuse vs. Maryland, assess whether it will get better against Clemson (probably not), and of course, discuss beer. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

53mins

11 Sep 2019

Rank #5

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Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Podcast: Syracuse football 2019 season preview

The season's just over a week away! And with that, John and Dan preview the 2019 Syracuse Orange football team from top to bottom. We discuss the depth chart on both sides of the ball, game-by-game predictions, other roster notes and of course, beer. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 35mins

22 Aug 2019

Rank #6

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Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Podcast: ACC Atlantic Division Preview

John and Dan take an extended look at the entire ACC Atlantic Division, make W-L predictions, throw some cold water on Louisville, Boston College, NC State and Wake Forest, plus talk copious amounts of beer. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 18mins

17 Aug 2018

Rank #7

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Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Podcast: Syracuse men's basketball 2019-20 season preview

In case you forgot, this podcast does talk about topics beyond football, so John and Dan bring on James and Bobby to discuss the upcoming Syracuse Orange men's basketball season. The guys go through the key players in the frontcourt and backcourt, talk about the ACC at large, and predict where SU will finish this year. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

46mins

30 Oct 2019

Rank #8

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Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Podcast: Syracuse men's basketball vs. Virginia preview

John and Dan reconvene to discuss the latest calamity to befall Syracuse football, what firing Brian Ward means and how this season's testing Dino Babers. Then in the second half, it's all hoops, and assessing whether or not the Orange men's basketball team can pull off an upset vs. Virginia to start the season. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

49mins

5 Nov 2019

Rank #9

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Unpeeling Syracuse basketball: Orange vs. NC State preview

Dylan and Bobby take a look at what went right for the Syracuse men's basketball team against Boston College on Saturday, look ahead to NC State and get into wider discussions about SU's NCAA Tournament chances. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

45mins

11 Feb 2019

Rank #10

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Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Podcast: Syracuse vs. Arizona State Preview

John and Dan recap a triumphant Selection Sunday for Syracuse, dissect the Arizona State game, and look ahead a bit at TCU as well. There's also beer involved, obviously. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

1hr 4mins

13 Mar 2018

Rank #11

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Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Podcast: Syracuse football win probabilities chat

John and Dan had been trying to get an episode recorded for two straight weeks, and finally found success this third attempt. Though things start with the Knicks, there's a lot of Orange football (win probabilities, Clemson game) in the first half and basketball (Oshae Brissett, how good of a job is Syracuse?) in the second. Beer in the middle, as per usual. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

46mins

16 May 2019

Rank #12

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Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Podcast: Tyus Battle Returns to Syracuse

John and Dan talk Tyus Battle's return now that it's official, plus preview Sun Belt football, discuss roadtrips and of course, beer. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

56mins

1 Jun 2018

Rank #13

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Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Podcast: Syracuse football vs. Western Michigan preview

John and Dan discuss everything that happened in the Syracuse vs. Clemson game, perhaps too much. Then there's an Orange vs. Western Michigan preview and a conversation around current expectations for SU. Oh, and beer. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

59mins

18 Sep 2019

Rank #14

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Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Podcast: Syracuse vs. Virginia Tech preview

John and Dan take a look at Syracuse men's basketball prior to the Virginia Tech game. They also recap what happened vs. Notre Dame, talk Rocky Long rumors and other Orange football staff notes. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

43mins

7 Jan 2020

Rank #15

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Syracuse Basketball Podcast: Recapping the Orange's win over Seattle

James Szuba and Bobby Manning discuss what went right for Syracuse in the win over Seattle, #NotAgainSU and the intersection of Orange basketball and protests, plus Marek Dolezaj, the SU bench and more.0:00-11:05 Jim Boeheim and Syracuse basketball enter intersect with campus protest against racism 12:26-19:45 Jalen Carey out of Syracuse rotation -- for now 19:45-21:30 Whole new Syracuse offense emerges behind Joe Girard, Elijah Hughes combo21:30-25:30 Marek Dolezaj emerges for best game since freshman season 25:30-27:00 Virginia was that good defensively 27:00-29:00 Could Syracuse get back to receiving Top 25 votes soon? 29:30-33:00 Will any deeper bench players get a chance to break into rotation?33:00-38:00 How'd we feel about the team, defense now? Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

39mins

18 Nov 2019

Rank #16

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Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Podcast: The Buddy Boeheim Episode

John and Dan return to discuss another Syracuse basketball win, Buddy Boeheim's exploits, the road ahead for the Orange and SU football scheduling (again). There's also beer, because of course there is. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

50mins

21 Jan 2020

Rank #17

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Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Podcast: Syracuse lacrosse chat/Offseason kickoff

John and Dan get together to discuss the Syracuse men's lacrosse season so far, look at the NFL Draft a bit, and chat NCAA rule changes. There's also conversation around the Theta Tau incident at SU this week. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

52mins

19 Apr 2018

Rank #18

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Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Podcast: Syracuse men's basketball vs. Wake Forest preview

John and Dan talk Syracuse football's recent hires, Tony White and Chip West. There's also a greater recruiting and National Signing Day discussion, plus Orange men's hoops vs. Wake Forest, the NCAA Tournament path and some Big East shade. And beer. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

51mins

7 Feb 2020

Rank #19

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Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Podcast: Syracuse's Darius Bazley Aftermath

We had an episode last week, but then Darius Bazley decided he wasn't coming to Syracuse, so all of that went to hell. This week, we've avoided content catastrophes, so all of the things we discuss around Orange football and basketball still apply -- for now. There's also beer, obviously. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices

48mins

6 Apr 2018

Rank #20