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September 19, 2009 - 9:47 am
Clemson leads Boston College 16-0 at halftime. Yet, this game should be a blowout. The only thing that is keeping Boston College from being down 30-0 at this point is that the defense is playing extremely well. They Eagles are keeping Clemson out of the end zone by some type elastic miracle,...
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September 19, 2009 - 8:57 am
It looks like it will come down to the defenses. Boston College is doing its best to contain the explosive Clemson duo of C.J. Spiller and Jacoby Ford and, except for Spiller's punt return for a touchdown, have been doing pretty well. They are also getting a little help from Kyle Parker. The Tigers...
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September 19, 2009 - 8:24 am
It's Saturday and that means it is time for college football. The Eagles are down in Clemson, South Carolina to take on the Tigers in Death Valley this afternoon and the BC Blog will be with you all day bringing updates and analysis. This Eagles squad is looking to really evaluate what this team is...
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September 16, 2009 - 6:05 pm
It's time for the Eagles to up the ante. Thus far, Boston College has had it easy. Presented before the Eagles have been cupcakes and candy, and they have wolfed them down like an 8-year-old after a Halloween romp. Northeastern and Kent State at home to start the year? Child's play. It's now time...
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Mike Petraglia
September 12, 2009 - 4:48 pm
CHESTNUT HILL - Frank Spaziani realizes when it comes to quarterbacks, two heads are not better than one. The quarterback in the undeniable leader of the offense, if not the entire team and it's practically impossible to go through a season platooning signal-callers. About the only place it works...
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September 12, 2009 - 4:29 pm
"Thunder! Thunder or we will fire on you!" In the old army parlance of determining allies from enemies, Boston College thundered. Kent State never flashed. Down the visitors went. The Eagles cruised to another victory at home against an opponent from a middling conference as they upended the Kent...
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September 12, 2009 - 2:13 pm
The Boston College football team improved to 2-0 with a 34-7 win over Kent State, Saturday. For a recap of the game CLICK HERE. More details to come...
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September 12, 2009 - 12:40 pm
Before the start of the third quarter a check was presented on the field at Alumni Stadium by Uplifting Athletes of America to the Sarcoma Foundation of America in the amount of $32,541. The check represents fundraising efforts after an event held in honor of Boston College linebacker, a Butkus...
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September 12, 2009 - 12:23 pm
CHESTNUT HILL -- The Boston College defense is gaining some traction. At the end of the third quarter they have allowed Kent State only 86 yards while stopping speedster running backs Eugene Jarvis and Andre Flowers for a total of 55 yards on 29 carries. The defense has also gotten turnover happy,...
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September 12, 2009 - 11:25 am
CHESTNUT HILL -- Â Punter Ryan Quigley has become incredibly efficient at what he does best, pinning teams opposing offenses in within their five yard lines. Last week against Northeastern Quigley was able to put the Huskies deep twice, resulting in a Rich Gunnell punt return touchdown and a third...
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