Coaches and teammates describe the bearded Orange quarterback as bold and motivated by winning.
Syracuse improved to 5-4 with a massive win over the Eagles at the Dome.
Courtney Jackson and Kingsley Jonathan had big games in SU’s second conference win of the season.
The Orange (4-4) will host the Eagles (4-3) this Saturday at 3:30 p.m.
The Orange won on the road against an ACC team for the first time this season.
Sean Tucker and Garrett Shrader will lead SU down to Blacksburg, Virginia, this weekend.
The Orange have lost three consecutive football games by three points.
Dino Babers is 1-4 in his career against Dabo Swinney and the Clemson Tigers.
Syracuse led for most of the game before losing in overtime to the Demon Deacons.
SU hosts No. 19 Wake Forest at the Dome on Saturday in their first home ACC game of 2021.