Boston College: Eagles fortify 2021 class by adding Drew Kendall

December 19, 2020

The Boston College football program secured its second four star commitment for the Class of 2021 last night as Nobles and Greenough guard Drew Kendall committed to the Eagles. Landing Kendall, the son of former Eagle and 13 year NFL veteran Pete Kendall was a huge pick up for Jeff Hafley and his staff. Kendall held off on committing before the season or even signing on Wednesday because he wanted…


Boston College: Breaking down the Eagles 2021 recruiting class

December 18, 2020

Four star defensive back Clinton Burton headlines a talented 2021 class for the Eagles. National Signing Day is one of the biggest days on the college football calendar. Especially now that it is two days. Wednesday was a big day at the Heights as 25 recruits signed their letters of intent to play at Boston College. The 2021 class is one of the best in program history. The group was…


Boston College: Hafley signs his first recruiting class on one year anniversary as head coach

December 16, 2020

Image courtesy of Boston College Football Recruiting On December 16, 2019, Jeff Hafley was named head coach of the Boston College football team in a jam packed press conference. One year to the day on Wednesday, Hafley had 25 high school players from across the country sign NLI’s. Hafley and his staff even grabbed one recruit from Serbia to cap this wild year. This class is the best in program…


Boston College: Eagles make progress on and off the field in Hafley’s first year

December 15, 2020

AP Photo/Michael Dwyer Boston College hired Jeff Hafley a year ago yesterday and in that time, Hafley has transformed the Boston College Football program from a semi competitive program to a program that could compete for an ACC title in the future. Hafley has improved all aspects of the program starting with recruiting. Hafley assembled a coaching staff with college and NFL experience. Both he and his staff can not…


Boston College: BREAKING NEWS – BC season ends as Eagles decide not to play in a bowl game

December 10, 2020

Senior linebacker Max Richardson stood up amongst his Eagles teammates on Thursday and delivered the news. The Eagles were forgoing the opportunity to play in a bowl game this season. The 2020 roster was finally going to be able to go home and see their friends, families, pets and anyone else they’ve missed since returning to campus on June 28. “I think being a senior – well a fourth year…


Boston College: Eagles drop season finale to Virginia, but complete a remarkable year

December 6, 2020

Photo by Ryan M. Kelly/Getty Images CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA — The 2020 Boston College football team deserved a better ending than the one it potentially had on Saturday night. The Eagles wrapped up an unimaginably difficult season with a 43-32 loss to Virginia despite backup quarterback Dennis Grosel tying Doug Flutie’s single-game program passing record with 520 yards. At first glance, BC’s final 6-5 record (5-5 ACC) is nothing to get…


Boston College Preview: Boston College Eagles (6-4) at Virginia Cavaliers (4-4)

December 5, 2020

Line: Virginia -3.5 Opening Drive: The Eagles are coming off of a 34-27 win over Louisville which saw starting quarterback Phil Jurkovec and running back David Bailey both get hurt. Jurkovec will not play today so back up Dennis Grosel will get the start. Jurkovec has had a terrific first season at the Heights so the Eagles will miss him. Grosel however has plenty of starting experience and he played…


Boston College: Eagles looking to wrap up crazy 2020 season with a bang

December 4, 2020

We made it folks. Well, they made it. Back in March when there was plenty of uncertainty regarding the season, all anyone who was covering or following the football program wanted was an opportunity to see some actual games. Not only did Jeff Hafley and his staff provide that opportunity for the fan base and local media, but he got the entire program to buy in to an extent that…


UMass: Bell and the UMass brass need to make progress this off-season when it comes to fixing the program

December 2, 2020

Photo by Corey Perrine/Getty Images UMass wrapped up a shortened season Friday with a 45-0 loss to Liberty. The Minutemen finished 0-4 after losing games to Georgia Southern, Marshall, FAU and Liberty by a combined score of 161-12. UMass initially announced in September that they would not be playing this fall but then changed course and announced they were playing. Athletic Director Ryan Bamford was able to pick up four…


Boston College: Eagles land another 4 Star commitment from linebacker Bryce Steele

December 2, 2020

Jeff Hafley and his staff landed another four star recruit today when Episcopal High School (Virginia) hybrid linebacker/safety Bryce Steele committed to the Eagles. Steele had originally committed to South Carolina but with Will Muschamp getting fired and the uncertainty of a new staff, Steele re-opened his commitment. Steele decided to pick from four schools. Boston College, Texas, N.C State and Michigan State. Steele chose the Eagles and in…