Boston College: News and nuggets from the weekend

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April 12, 2021

With the spring game one week from this Saturday, the Eagles are continuing their preparations for the first true competition they’ll have had since last November. On Friday and Saturday,  players and coach Hafley met with the media to talk about a bunch of different things. Continue reading for all of the news and nuggets we picked up heading into the weekend… ARE THE EAGLES WHERE THEY SHOULD BE? Coach…

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Boston College: Kobay White meets the media for first time in 2021

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March 31, 2021

As if the BC wide receiver group couldn’t get much better, Kobay White has returned. While the speedy playmaker isn’t quite ready to go at things 100%, his mere presence around Fish Field house and in the meeting rooms can’t be understated. A veteran and a leader, White saw his season some to an end just days into camp last season. On Wednesday morning, White met with the media for…

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Boston College: Abdul-Rahim & Applebaum embody new culture at BC

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March 31, 2021

Imagine believing in something so much, that you turn down a rare, perhaps life-altering opportunity for it. That’s what associate head coach Aazaar Abdul-Rahim and offensive line coach Matt Applebaum did during the offseason. Both coaches had chances to go to a Power 5 school and the NFL and both of them declined so they could stay with Jeff Hafley and the rest of the BC staff. Odds are each…

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Boston College: Path to the Draft clears following Eagles’ Pro Day

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March 27, 2021

It wasn’t the way they’d envisioned it growing up, but for a plethora of college players, Pro Day at Boston College on Friday was a dream come true. With 35 NFL personnel on hand, 12 former BC players stepped into Fish Field House for the Eagles’ annual Pro Day as the NFL Draft creeps ever closer. Even former BC linebacker and Miami Dolphins head coach Brian Flores was on hand…

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Boston College: Eagles bring the energy on first day of spring practice

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March 21, 2021

Saturday was a big day at The Heights. For the first time since deciding to pass on an opportunity to play in a bowl game, the entire BC football team was back together for the first day of spring practice. This one felt significantly different for the Eagles compared to a year ago. At this point in 2020, coach Hafley was trying to learn names, begin navigating through a pandemic…

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Boston College: Eagles ready for start of spring ball this weekend

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March 16, 2021

They’re baaack. Well, sort of. On Saturday the Eagles will officially open the spring ball season with their first practice. Before that, head coach Jeff Hafley met with the media on Tuesday afternoon to discuss a number of topics. There was quite a bit of interesting stuff that Hafley had to say, so let’s get right into it: HAFLEY ON THE COACHING STAFF REMAINING IN TACT After a strong  first…

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Boston College: Catching up with Coach Hafley on National Signing Day

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February 3, 2021

For about 20 minutes on Wednesday afternoon, it felt like college football season again. Boston College and programs around the country welcomed newcomers on National Signing Day, so head coach Jeff Hafley’s media availability was more of a chance to catch up with the coach and get his thoughts on a variety of things. The Eagles were relatively quiet Wednesday after doing a lot of their work during the early…

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Boston College: Breaking down the Eagles 2021 Schedule

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January 29, 2021

(AP Photo/Michael Dwyer) Boston College released their 2021 schedule today and as always, there are a lot of intriguing non-conference and ACC games. Full speed ahead to Sept. 4! TICKET INFO – https://t.co/cLmwIOPEpB pic.twitter.com/SLwc4Jy150 — BC Football (@BCFootball) January 28, 2021 Here are my thoughts on the Eagles schedule and how I thi no they’ll finish. 9/4: COLGATE: The Red Raiders are well coached and skilled but the Eagles should…

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Boston College: Don Brown’s dismissal from Michigan could help the Eagles in local recruiting

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December 22, 2020

Michigan coach Jim Harbaugh has relieved Don Brown of his duties as defensive coordinator. The move is surprising despite Michigan’s struggles on defense this past season. Don Brown's defenses at Michigan the past five years in national ranking (yards per play allowed): second (2016); sixth (2017); eighth (2018); 10th (2019) and 56th (this year). — Bruce Feldman (@BruceFeldmanCFB) December 22, 2020 Brown is one of the most respected defensive coaches…

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Boston College: Breaking down the Eagles 2021 recruiting class

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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…

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