AJ Dillon Provides the Lone Bright Spot in Boston College’s Blowout Down South

AJ Dillon Provides the Lone Bright Spot in Boston College’s Blowout Down South

By James Hunter Somers Boston College came into Clemson this Saturday night looking to exploit the positive momentum from last week’s defeat of NC State. After winning the coin toss, Steve Addazio elected to receive the opening kickoff. Although this…

 
AJ Dillon and David Bailey Get Boston College Up and Running on the Road to Clemson

AJ Dillon and David Bailey Get Boston College Up and Running on the Road to Clemson

By James Hunter Somers Coming into this game, all signs pointed to a low scoring affair. On the one hand, Boston College was throwing its raw signal-caller Dennis Grosel back into the mix after a close loss to Louisville leading…

 
Eagles Lose Shootout - and Anthony Brown - Against Louisville

Eagles Lose Shootout – and Anthony Brown – Against Louisville

By James Hunter Somers From the get-go, Saturday’s matchup between Boston College and Louisville floated memories of Muhammad Ali’s epic battles in the ring. While the Cardinals donned uniforms that paid tribute to their hometown hero, both teams had their…

 
Eagles in the NFL: September 2019

Eagles in the NFL: September 2019

By Bryan Bruwer Welcome back to Eagles in the NFL, a monthly recap of the performances of Boston College’s premier football alumni. In this edition, we’ll be looking at how eight of BC’s finest performed in the first month of…

 
Third Down Defensive Woes Keeps Eagles Offense from Soaring in Loss to Wake Forest

Third Down Defensive Woes Keeps Eagles Offense from Soaring in Loss to Wake Forest

By James Hunter Somers Boston College’s performance Saturday poked some doubt into Wake Forest’s sizzling 4-0 start to the season. Unfortunately, however, the final score told a different story as the Eagles defense could not keep the Demon Deacons off…

 
Boston College Escapes Piscataway with a Win

Boston College Escapes Piscataway with a Win

By JD Biagioni AJ Dillon ran for 150 yards and two touchdowns to lead Boston College to a 30-16 win over Rutgers Saturday afternoon.  The Eagles ran for 272 yards total, lead by Dillon’s 150. David Bailey racked up 77…

 
Kansas Runs Past BC

Kansas Runs Past BC

By JD Biagioni  Boston College’s defense couldn’t stop Khalil Herbert and Pooka Williams Jr., who combined for 308 yards on the ground, in Kansas’ 48-24 road victory Friday night.  Herbert’s 187 rushing yards were his lost since going for 291…

 
Week 2 College Football Takeaways

Week 2 College Football Takeaways

By JD Biagioni No. 2 in the Atlantic is wide open Coming into the season, everybody knew the ACC would be Clemson and everybody else. The Coastal division would be wide open, as evidenced by all seven team receiving first…

 
Eagles Run Past Richmond 45-13 to Open Season 2-0

Eagles Run Past Richmond 45-13 to Open Season 2-0

By JD Biagioni AJ Dillon ran for 86 yards and two touchdowns, and he caught two passes for 54 yards and an additional touchdown in Boston College’s 45-13 victory over Richmond.  Dillon, who was held to 90 all-purpose yards in…

 
Eagles Open Season with Statement Win over Virginia Tech

Eagles Open Season with Statement Win over Virginia Tech

By JD Biagioni Anthony Brown’s efficient first half, and a breakout performance from Zay Flowers powered Boston College’s offense to a 35-28 season-opening victory over cross-conference rival Virginia Tech. While Virginia Tech did enter the game unranked, the Hokies did…