Syracuse Depth Chart
Arthur Jones is Syracuse's starting
Arthur Jones is Syracuse's starting

Posted Sep 2, 2009


The Minnesota Gopher football team opens the 2009 season at Syracuse Saturday. The Orangemen are coming off a disappointing 3-9 season and hired former Syracuse graduate Doug Marrone, a former pro football player and Division I and NFL coach to return to his alma mater as the program’s 28th head coach in December. The following is a look at their depth chart for the opener

Quarterback
2 Greg Paulus | 6-1, 185, Sr., 3V
12 Ryan Nassib | 6-3, 215, Fr., HS
4 Cameron Dantley | 6-1, 218, Sr., 3V
17 Charley Loeb | 6-4, 215, Fr., HS

Running Back
3 Delone Carter | 5-10, 214, Sr., 2V
29 Antwon Bailey | 5-8, 196, Fr.,
37 Michael Jones | 5-11, 205, Fr., HS
27 Averin Collier | 5-10, 200, Fr., HS

Wide Receivers
5 Marcus Sales | 6-0, 184, Fr.,
11 Lavar Lobdell | 6-3, 210, Sr., 3V
6 Da'Mon Merkerson | 6-1, 182, Jr., 2V

Wide Receivers
1 Mike Williams | 6-2, 204, Jr., 2V
82 Van Chew | 6-1, 165, Fr., HS

Wide Receivers
15 Alec Lemon | 6-1, 175, Fr., HS
7 Donte Davis | 6-0, 173, Sr., 2V
22 Torian Phillips | 5-10, 175, Fr., HS
84 Michael Acchione | 5-11, 170, Jr.,

Tight End
85 Mike Owen | 6-4, 251, Sr., 2V
9 Andrew Robinson | 6-3, 222, Sr., 3V
80 Nick Provo | 6-4, 232, Jr., HS
8 Cody Catalina | 6-3, 221, Jr., HS

Tackle
74 Nick Speller | 6-5, 307, Fr., HS
78 Josh White | 6-5, 289, Jr., HS
62 Andrew Phillips | 6-5, 275, Fr., HS

Tackle
73 Jonathan Meldrum | 6-5, 303, Jr., 2V
66 Andrew Tiller | 6-6, 360, Jr., 2V
76 Ian Allport | 6-4, 300, Fr., HS

Guard
70 Ryan Bartholomew | 6-3, 290, Sr., 2V
68 Justin Pugh | 6-5, 275, Fr., HS

Guard
77 Tucker Baumbach | 6-5, 307, Sr., 2V
71 Adam Rosner | 6-6, 303, Sr., 2V
72 Nick Lepak | 6-4, 318, Fr.,

Center
60 Jim McKenzie | 6-4, 286, Sr., 2V
70 Ryan Bartholomew | 6-3, 290, Sr., 2V
75 Zack Chibane | 6-4, 280, Fr., HS

Defensive End
54 M. Marinovich | 6-4, 232, Fr., HS
90 Jared Kimmel | 6-6, 259, Sr., 2V
91 Brandon Sharpe | 6-2, 220, Fr., HS

Defensive End
99 Chandler Jones | 6-5, 238, Fr., HS
95 Torrey Ball | 6-4, 250, .,
53 Chad Battles | 6-3, 224, Jr., HS

Nose Tackle
97 Arthur Jones | 6-4, 291, Sr., 3V
94 Bud Tribbey | 6-0, 282, Jr., 2V
52 Oliver Haney | 6-3, 288, Jr., HS
93 Jarel Lowery | 6-3, 285, Fr., HS

Defensiuve Tackle
51 Andrew Lewis | 6-3, 282, Sr., 2V
55 Anthony Perkins | 6-4, 272, Sr., 2V
56 Cory Boatman | 6-2, 260, Fr., HS

Linebacker
32 Doug Hogue | 6-2, 216, Jr., 2V
33 Dan Vaughan | 6-2, 221, Fr., HS
92 Shane Kimmel | 6-1, 238, Fr., HS

Linebacker
41 Ryan Gillum | 5-11, 220, Jr., HS
34 Earl Carter | 6-0, 220, Fr., HS
86 David Stevens | 6-4, 220, Fr., HS

Linebacker
25 Derrell Smith | 6-1, 224, Sr., 2V
58 Michael Stenclik | 6-0, 229, Sr., 3V
49 Adam Harris | 6-2, 239, So.,

Cornerback
26 Kevyn Scott | 5-11, 197, Jr., HS
18 J. Henderson | 5-11, 190, Jr., 2V
14 Grant Mayes | 5-10, 180, Fr.,

Cornerback
28 Nico Scott | 5-10, 180, Sr., 2V
30 Rishard Anderson | 6-0, 180, Fr., HS
36 George Mayes | 5-10, 182, Sr., 3V

Safety
24 Max Suter | 5-11, 190, Jr., 2V
13 Phillip Thomas | 6-0, 178, Fr., HS
39 Lonnie Johnson | 5-10, 206, Fr.,

Safety
35 Mike Holmes | 5-11, 185, Jr., 2V
43 Shamarko Thomas | 5-10, 196, Fr., HS
20 Randy McKinnon | 5-10, 198, Jr., 2V

Kicker
19 R. Lichtenstein | 5-10, 150, Fr.,
40 Jake Smith | 6-2, 180, Fr.,

Punter
47 Rob Long | 6-4, 175, Jr., 2V

Long Snapper
79 Dalton Phillips | 6-3, 278, Sr., 3V
57 Maximilian Leo | 5-11, 210, Sr., 3V

Holder
47 Rob Long | 6-4, 175, Jr., 2V
9 Andrew Robinson | 6-3, 222, Sr., 3V

Kick Returner
37 Michael Jones | 5-11, 205, Fr., HS

Punt Returner
7 Donte Davis | 6-0, 173, Sr., 2V


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