Boston College: What does Dabo Swinney think of the new-look Eagles?

October 28, 2020

It’s Clemson week ladies and gentlemen. That means that this isn’t any ordinary week. A matchup with the top-ranked team in the country warrants a little more pomp and circumstance and some above average coverage. So, with that in mind, we decided to take a listen to Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney’s press conference on Tuesday to get his initial thoughts on the Eagles. “BC is going to be a…


Boston College: Eagles run over Georgia Tech 48-27

October 25, 2020

CHESTNUT HILL — All week long, BC head coach Jeff Hafley preached trusting the process. After five turnovers in a loss to Virginia Tech last Saturday night, the Eagles returned home and put in a week of practice centered around basic fundamentals, holding on to the ball and tackling. The running game had also been awfully quiet. It arrived suddenly on Saturday, making quite a bit of noise to the…


Boston College Gameday Preview: Georgia Tech (2-3) @ Boston College (3-2)

October 24, 2020

Image courtesy of ESPN Line: Boston College -3.5 Opening Kickoff: Boston College and Georgia Tech meet for just the 10th time in series history on Saturday at Alumni Stadium (4 P.M. ACC Network). The Eagles are just 2-7 all-time against Georgia Tech and have not defeated the Yellow Jackets since 2007. Boston College has never won at home against Georgia Tech (0-3). Both wins in the series came in Atlanta…


Boston College: Georgia Tech Week – Everything you need to know before Saturday

October 23, 2020

It’s crazy to think about but, the Eagles have just two home games remaining after this weekend. Let’s jump right in, here’s everything you need to know about the BC football program heading into the Georgia Tech game on Saturday: FINAL THOUGHTS FROM THE VIRGINIA TECH LOSS Five turnovers. Five self inflicted mistakes by the Eagles at Lane Stadium last Saturday night took BC from potential upset at one point…


Boston College: Springfield Central’s Joseph Griffin Jr commits to the Eagles

October 22, 2020

Another day and another Massachusetts recruit opts to stay home. Springfield Central wise receiver Joseph Griffin Jr. has committed to Boston College. Griffin is the third Massachusetts member in the Class of 2022 in the last week and a half to commit to the Eagles joining Lawrence Academy tight end Matt Ragan and Everett wide receiver Ismael Zamor. Aside from Boston College, Griffin also had offers from UMass, Duke,…


Alumni Point of View: Former Boston College quarterbacks weigh in on Phil Jurkovec and direction of the program

October 18, 2020

Saturday night’s result against Virginia Tech aside, it’s pretty safe to say that Phil Jurkovec appears to be the next great quarterback in a long line of them over at The Heights. Flutie, Foley, St. Pierre, the Hasselbecks, Ryan, Jurkovec. The name just fits, doesn’t it? The game against the Hokies wasn’t pretty, but, entering the weekend “Thrill” Jurkovec has shown that he’s capable of some pretty eye-popping performances. What’s…


Boston College: Eagles take step back with 40-14 loss in Blacksburg

October 18, 2020

Through its first four games this season, Boston College took advantage of opportunities given to them by their opponents. For weeks now, head coach Jeff Hafley has talked about needing to eliminate self inflicted mistakes despite being able to win three of his first four games as a head coach. Whether it was Texas State letting the Eagles back in the game late, or whether it was Pitt missing an…


Boston College Preview: Boston College Eagles (3-1) at Virginia Tech Hokies (2-1)

October 17, 2020

Line: Virginia Tech -12 Opening Kickoff: Boston College and Virginia Tech meet for the 29th time in series history. The Eagles are 10-18 all-time against the Hokies. The Eagles beat Virginia Tech 35-28 in the 2019 season opener at Alumni Stadium. Boston College is 5-7 all time at Lane Stadium in Blacksburg. The last visit to Blacksburg for the Eagles was in 2018, a game they won 31-21. The Hokies…


Boston College: Eagles pick up a big commitment from Lawrence Academy tight end Matt Ragan

October 12, 2020

Boston College continues to pick up future commitments from some of the top prospects in the state. Add Lawrence Academy tight end Matt Ragan to the growing list of recruits who have committed to the Eagles. The 6-5 220 tight end had offers from Vanderbilt, Michigan State, West Virginia and Pitt among others. The Groton, Massachusetts native ultimately chose to stay closer to home and commit to the Eagles. I…