Eagles secondary undergoing some major changes ahead of the 2023 season

January 26, 2023

The Boston College secondary will look vastly different than the one that walked off the field to close out the season against Syracuse. Gone are Josh DeBerry, Jason Maitre, C.J Burton, Jaiden Woodbey and Elijah Jones. DeBerry, Maitre and Burton transferred while Woodbey and Jones will be getting ready for the NFL Draft. Jeff Hafley and defensive coordinator Tem Lukabu will have their hands full this spring trying to replace…


Boston College: Can the Eagles soar to new heights in 2021?

September 3, 2021

Since the November press conference where athletic director Pat Kraft and head coach Jeff Hafley announced the program was deciding not to play in a bowl game, Boston College alumni, fans and even some of the local media covering the team have been waiting impatiently for Saturday. Alumni Stadium doesn’t have the reputation that other college stadiums around the country have in terms of noise obviously, but it may be…


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

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…


Boston College: Deon Jones gives the Eagles the impact player they were lacking at safety

March 31, 2020

Boston College added a major piece to their secondary yesterday when former Maryland safety Deon Jones announced he was transferring to Boston College. https://twitter.com/jonesd_14/status/1244736705120346112?s=21 Jones, a graduate transfer still has two years of eligibility left. He appeared in ten games last season, starting six of them at safety for the Terrapins. Jones recorded 34 tackles (22 solo), one forced fumble and a pass breakup. Jones finished his career at Maryland…