Boston College

Mike Petraglia
August 13, 2016 - 8:24 am
CHESTNUT HILL -- If there's anyone with the energy and belief that things will improve at Boston College, it's Steve Addazio. The 57-year-old football coach is entering his 22nd consecutive year of Division I coaching. His 21st was arguably his most difficult. The Eagles went 3-9 and lost player...
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Mike Petraglia
August 11, 2016 - 10:29 am
This is what @BCCoachAddazio said Friday Dan Koppen said about Tom Brady in speech to BC team Wednesday night. pic.twitter.com/Ad793EN8Mn — Mike Petraglia (@Trags) August 11, 2016 CHESTNUT HILL -- As the Boston College Eagles open training camp of their own for the 2016 season, they had a special...
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Mike Petraglia
May 09, 2016 - 1:48 pm
[caption id="attachment_106430" align="alignright" width="350"] Former BC DL Mehdi Abdesmad has signed a rookie free agent deal with Tennessee. (Trevor Ruszkowski/USA Today Sports)[/caption] The pro day workouts at Boston College paid off for four more players. Two former Eagles have signed free...
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Mike Petraglia
March 18, 2016 - 10:19 am
CHESTNUT HILL -- Steven Daniels has a good deal in common with Luke Kuechly. They both played at Cincinnati St. Xavier High School, a football powerhouse program in the Midwest. They were recruited and starred at Boston College. And they both played inside linebacker. The question now for scouts...
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Mike Petraglia
March 17, 2016 - 9:53 am
[caption id="attachment_107159" align="alignright" width="400"] Boston College defensive lineman Mehdi Abdesmad (45) makes a tackle on Syracuse Orange running back Dontae Strickland (18). (Mark Konezny/USA Today Sports)[/caption] CHESTNUT HILL -- The size of Mehdi Abdesmad has always intrigued NFL...
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Mike Petraglia
March 17, 2016 - 9:22 am
[caption id="attachment_107150" align="alignright" width="375"] Connor Wujciak chases Syracuse Orange quarterback Zack Mahoney (16) during the fourth quarter of a game at the Carrier Dome last November. (Mark Konezny/USA Today Sports)[/caption] CHESTNUT HILL -- Connor Wujciak is trying to prove to...
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Mike Petraglia
February 04, 2016 - 12:36 pm
[caption id="attachment_105752" align="alignright" width="375"] Luke Kuechly speaks Thursday at the final media availability in San Jose. (Mike Petraglia/WEEI.com)[/caption] SAN JOSE, Calif. -- As he was making his rounds through both the Broncos and Panthers media camps on Thursday, Snoop Dogg...
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Mike Petraglia
January 05, 2016 - 6:29 am
[caption id="attachment_104087" align="alignright" width="400"] Tom Coughlin meets Bill Belichick after the Patriots 27-26 win at MetLife Stadium on Nov. 15. (Al Bello/Getty Images)[/caption] The likely end of Tom Coughlin 's career as an NFL head coach came to pass on Monday when he met with...
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Mike Petraglia
November 21, 2015 - 10:24 pm
Maybe it was his homecoming to Boston or maybe it was the fact that he just felt relieved that his team didn't spit the bit on a golden opportunity at a place at the four-seat national championship table. Whatever the case, following a 19-16 nailbiting win over the 3-8 Boston College Eagles at...
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Mike Petraglia
November 21, 2015 - 9:53 pm
Saturday was a heck of a way for a young team to go through the growing pains. But the 19-16 loss to No. 5 Notre Dame at Fenway Park was filled with plenty of learning experiences for the men of Boston College coach Steve Addazio. "This is going to come back to us," Addazio said of the growing...
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