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October 31, 2009 - 12:56 pm
CHESTNUT HILL -- This is going to be a tough one for Boston College . The Central Michigan Chippewas look like the most solid opponent to march into Alumni Stadium this year. The Eagles are frustrated on offense, a state of mind normally reserved for their road performances, but managed to put...
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October 31, 2009 - 12:16 pm
CHESTNUT HILL -- The Chippewas can move the football, sort of. The Eagles have not really not moved it at all. No big plays, no long drives, not a lot to comment on in the first quarter. The Eagles are keeping the Chippewas on short yardage plays with Dan LeFevour 10-17 for 72 yards with a long of...
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October 31, 2009 - 10:39 am
CHESTNUT HILL -- It is unseasonably warm in Boston today with temperatures near 70 degrees and a strong breeze out of the southwest gusting up to 18 miles-per-hour. Perhaps a little other-worldly for Halloween and the eve of November in New England. But it is perfect for football. This is an...
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WEEI
October 29, 2009 - 4:20 pm
If you looked at Boston College's schedule this summer and saw Central Michigan the week after Notre Dame , you probably thought that the Eagles would be getting a bit of a breather before heading into the final month of the season. Well, you would be wrong. This is not a trap game for the Eagles...
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October 29, 2009 - 11:20 am
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October 28, 2009 - 5:46 pm
It isn't uncommon for college athletes to transfer. It is the nature of being young and having expectations, either on the playing field or on campus, and then having those expectations not work out. For some players that is the time to move on. But not a lot of players do that in the middle of the...
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Mike Petraglia
October 27, 2009 - 7:29 am
Boston College issued the following statement about the transfer of quarterback Justin Tuggle, who started the season opener for the Eagles, andrunning back Josh Haden: Boston College Football Coach Frank Spaziani announced today that redshirt freshman quarterback Justin Tuggle and sophomore...
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October 24, 2009 - 5:38 pm
Notre Dame finally stopped the bleeding in the collegiate football Holy War against Boston College after a decade of dominance by the Eagles. The Fighting Irish created five turnovers en route to a 20-16 victory in South Bend, Indiana . In many ways, this was kind of a break out game for Boston...
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October 24, 2009 - 2:26 pm
If someone told you before the game that Dave Shinskie would have nine passes for 20 yards or more at the end of the third quarter you probably would have slapped them and called them silly. Well, it is true. Shinskie has finally found a rhythm with Rich Gunnell. Hey, it only took till the eighth...
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October 24, 2009 - 1:24 pm
Well, Dave Shinskie has finally gotten something done on the road. He must of said a prayer to Touch Down Jesus before the game. After his dismal 2-9 performance in the first quarter Shinskie was much better in the second going 7-9 for 101 yards and a 7-yard touchdown pass to senior co-captain Rich...
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