Boston College Rewind: Notre Dame 40 Eagles 7

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November 24, 2019

Photo Rick Kimball/ISD Game Rewind: The Eagles got off to a good start defensively and hung in there in the first half. Unfortunately, the offense struggled to consistently move the ball and they couldn’t take advantage of how well the defense was playing early on. The wheels came off in the second half and the Eagles lost 40-7. Here are five thoughts on the game. 1. Offense struggles: The Eagles…

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College: Ten Thoughts on the week that was in D1 football in New England

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November 14, 2019

Dartmouth’s upset win over Princeton all but locked up the Ivy League title for the Big Green. 1. While Steve Addazio‘s seat is getting warmer at the Heights after Saturday’s loss to Florida State, the Eagles still have a shot at going 6-6 or 7-5 (long shot) and gaining a bowl bid. It will be a fascinating three weeks in Chestnut Hill. 2. Harvard suffered a terrible 17-10 loss in…

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Boston College Rewind: Seminoles 38 Eagles 31

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November 10, 2019

AP Photo/Bill Sikes Game rewind: The Eagles lost a back and forth affair at the Heights on Saturday, losing 38-31 to Florida in the annual Red Bandanna game. The defense was once again the culprit surrendering over 500 yards of offense in the loss. Here are five thoughts on the game. 1. Defense implodes in the second half: After playing well in the first half, the defense imploded in the…

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Boston College: Florida State Seminoles (4-5) at Boston College Eagles (5-4)

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November 9, 2019

The Eagles host Florida State in the annual Red Bandanna game in honor of Welles Crowther. Normally I would introduce the game but I am going to rant instead. This should be a prime time game and the fact that it is not, is unfortunate. The game has tremendous meaning and it should national televised like it has been in prime time. Here are three keys to the game. 1….

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Boston College Rewind: Clemson 59 Eagles 7

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October 27, 2019

Game Rewind: The Eagles were overwhelmed by the Tigers in a game that was over in the first quarter. B.C didn’t look like belonged on the same field with Clemson and quite frankly looked unprepared for the game and the environment. Here are five thoughts on the game. 1. Clemson fast start buries Eagles: Clemson set a blistering pace early and the Eagles just couldn’t keep up. Boston College didn’t…

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Boston College: Boston College Eagles (4-3) at #4 Clemson Tigers (7-0)

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October 26, 2019

The Eagles travel to Death Valley tonight to battle the number four team in the country, the Clemson Tigers. Clemson is a national title contender as usual but the Tigers have been inconsistent at times offensively this season. Clemson has a lot of skill led by quarterback Trevor Lawrence, Travis Etienne and wide receiver Tee Higgins. Despite their struggles at times, this team has the ability to make big plays…

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Boston College: The Eagles reminded us against N.C State that power football is alive and well

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October 20, 2019

Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images In this era of spread offenses and RPO’s, Boston College reminded us yesterday that power football is alive and well in the game today. The Eagles set the tone early against an N.C State defense that was number one in the ACC against the run. Head coach Steve Addazio and offensive coordinator Mike Bajakian made it clear from the opening possession that they were going…

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Boston College Rewind: Eagles 45 N.C State 24

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October 20, 2019

(AP Photo/Michael Dwyer) Game Rewind: Boston College physically dominated N.C State on both sides of the ball in a dominate 45-24 win at the Heights. Here are five thoughts on the game. 1. Eagles physically dominate the Wolfpack: The Eagles flat out dominated N.C State on both sides of the ball. They ran the football down the Wolfpack’s throat and controlled the line of scrimmage offensively. Defensively, Boston College got consistent pressure…

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Boston College: N.C State Wolfpack (4-2) at Boston College Eagles (3-3)

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October 19, 2019

The Eagles host N.C State today for homecoming. The Eagles are coming off a bye and they will be without quarterback Anthony Brown who is done for the season with a knee injury. Sophomore Dennis Grosel will get the start and is expected to be the starting quarterback moving forward. The bye week gave the Eagles an opportunity to acclimate Grosel to the offense full time while working to improve…

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