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: 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,…


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…


Boston College: Jeff Hafley is quickly becoming a media darling in Boston

October 10, 2020

When was the last time Boston College had a coach who was popular with the local media? Jack Bicknell? Cowboy Jack as he was known was well liked by the local media but his relationship with them was a byproduct of coaching Doug Flutie and winning. Jeff Hafley is different. It is not the program that defines him as a coach. It is his persona and his resume. In the…


Boston College Preview: Pitt Panthers (3-1) at Boston College Eagles (2-1)

October 10, 2020

Line: Pitt -6.5 Opening kickoff: Pitt and Boston College met every year from 1970 to 2004 as members of the Big East. The Eagles are 14-17 all-time against the Panthers. The Eagles beat the Panthers 26-19 to end last season. The win made Boston College bowl eligible. The Eagles last win at home against Pitt cane in 2001 when they beat the Panthers 45-7. There are plenty of ties between…


Boston College Preview: #12 North Carolina Tar Heels (1-0) at Boston College Eagles (2-0)

October 3, 2020

Line: North Carolina -13.5 North Carolina Players to Watch: Sam Howell (QB), Dyami Brown (WR), Beau Corrales (WR), Dazz Newsome (WR), Michael Carter (RB), Javonte Williams (RB), Chazz Surratt (ILB), Tomon Fox (OLB) Opening Kickoff: The Eagles host the Tar Heels at Alumni Stadium this afternoon. This will be the eighth all time meeting between the two programs. The Tar Heels hold a 5-2 series lead all time. The Eagles…


Boston College Preview: Boston College Eagles (0-0) at Duke Blue Devils (0-1)

September 19, 2020

Line: Duke by 6 Key players for Duke: Chase Brice (QB), Chris Runph II (DE), Noah Grey (TE), Jake Bobo (WR), Deon Jackson (RB), Damond Philyaw-Johnson (WR/KR) Opening Kickoff: The Jeff Hafley era officially kicks off today at noon when the Eagles visit Duke. This is the first match up between the two programs since 2015. The Blue Devils beat the Eagles 9-7 in that game. The Eagles lead the…


Boston College: Eagles return for summer workouts after a long layoff

June 24, 2020

The Boston College Football team is back on campus for voluntary summer workouts. Head football coach Jeff Hafley met with the team on Monday prior to the start of workouts. After three months of being quarantined and doing virtual workouts, the players are back at the Heights working with the coaches and training staff as they prepare for what they hope will be a 2020 season. Of course the players…


Boston College: The Eagles pick up two more key commitments in Trevin Wallace and Jonas Sanker

June 12, 2020

Photo courtesy of Trevin Wallace/ HUDL Boston College picked up two more commitments for the Class of 2021 this week with the additions of hybrid safety/linebacker Trevin Wallace out of Georgia and Athlete Jonas Sanker out Virginia. Both Wallace and Sanker are unranked but they have the size and the skill to garner more attention. At 6-2 217, Wallace is built more to play in the box as a Will…


Boston College: The hiring of Patrick Kraft is proof that the Boston College administration is committed to building a big time program

June 8, 2020

Boston College hired Temple Athlete Director Patrick Kraft as it’s new athletic director on Wednesday. Kraft did a tremendous of helping turn the Temple football program around by working with Matt Rhule and hiring his replacement in Geoff Collins. After Collins left for Georgia Tech, Kraft hired Rod Carey who was successful at Northern Illinois and went 8-5 in his first season at the helm. Boston College signaled that it…