Boston College: DeBerry looking to add leadership as defense aims to be best in the ACC

July 20, 2022

Photo: @BCFootball Josh DeBerry wasn’t going to mince words when sitting at the podium in North Carolina on Wednesday afternoon during the first of two ACC Media Days. The Eagles’ offense has been getting all the attention – rightfully so – but the BC defense believes it can be special too. “We’re looking to be the best defense in the conference, in the country this year in terms of every…


Boston College: Eagles unofficially kick off season with ACC Media Day

July 20, 2022

Photo: BC Football The BC football season still doesn’t start for just over a month officially, but Wednesday provided Eagles fans with a fix they were craving ahead of camp starting. The ACC and ACC Network kicked off its two days of media coverage and season previews down in North Carolina Wednesday with Atlantic Division players and coaches representing each school. The Coastal Division will go through the media “car…


Boston College: ACC unveils it’s new 3-3-5 structure

June 29, 2022

On Tuesday morning, the future of Boston College football may have changed dramatically without the Eagles doing anything. The Atlantic Coast Conference announced  a new football scheduling model that will go into effect beginning with the 2023 season. This model is a “3-5-5 structure” where each team will play three primary opponents annually and face the other 10 league teams twice during the four-year cycle, once at home and…


Boston College: Five Eagles named to Athlon Sports’ preseason All-ACC team

June 4, 2022

Photo: @BCFootball Things will ramp back up for BC in a month or so, but on Friday afternoon, Athlon Sports had five players from the Eagles squad on its preseason All-ACC teams. Christian Mahogany, Zay Flowers, Pat Garwo, Jaiden Woodbey and Josh DeBerry were named to the team. DeBerry and Mahogany were first team selections, Flowers and Garwo second team and Woodbey third team. It’s somewhat stunning Flowers wasn’t also…


Boston College: Connor Lytton might be one of the best kept secrets in the ACC & could be a big piece to the BC puzzle in 2022

March 31, 2022

Throughout the offseason, the talk surrounding Boston College has been about a new offensive line, the Jurkovec return, how special Zay Flowers can be and a number of questions on defense. Rightfully so. Lost in the shuffle is the fact that there’s a weapon on special teams that fans and the media are completely forgetting about. Connor Lytton had a fantastic freshman year kicking for the Eagles after taking over…


Boston College: Jaelen Gill poised for breakout year with the Eagles

March 15, 2022

As Boston College enters another week of spring practice, the offense is getting adjusted to what new OC John McNulty wants from them. When the season gets closer, all eyes will be on Phil Jurkovec and Zay Flowers, but there is another guy in that wide receiver room that people seem to forget about when talking about the Eagles’ offense and their potential. Jaelen Gill is entering his third year…


Boston College-Patriots: Eagles and Pats coaching staffs sharing ideas as both look for bounce back seasons

March 1, 2022

Tuesday morning BC players quickly ran from the locker room inside Alumni Stadium to Fish Field House trying to beat the early frigid temperatures. There was yelling, singing, full sprints and some light jogs. The energy was up for the second spring practice session as the Eagles begin to lay the foundation for what they hope is a special season. It’s hard not to be impressed with just how much…


Boston College: Breaking down the 2022 schedule for the Eagles

February 1, 2022

Photo: @BCFootball We’ve got dates people, the season will be here before you know it. Beginning at 7 P.M. on Monday night, the ACC Network and then the BC football Twitter account began revealing the dates for the 2022 season. We also found out that the Eagles’ spring game will be April 9 and air live on ACC Network. Year three of the Hafley era officially begins September 3 when…


Boston College: Offensive coordinator Frank Cignetti departs BC for Pitt. Who could be the next guy in line for the position?

January 13, 2022

Nothing like a little late breaking news on a Thursday night. Around 7 PM, Pete Thamel tweeted that BC offensive coordinator Frank Cignetti was leaving Chestnut Hill to take over the same position at Pitt. Cignetti was the OC in each of Jeff Hafley’s first two seasons at Boston College, which means a big decision is now in order for the head coach. My initial gut reaction to this was…


Boston College: BC fans should look back appreciatively on the Dennis Grosel days, his teammates and coaches certainly will

December 21, 2021

Photo: Paul Rutherford/USA Today Sports When people talk about BC football between 2017-2021 over a few beers at a bar 20 or 30 years from now, the quarterback names that will probably come up the most are Anthony Brown and Phil Jurkovec. Jurkovec’s name may become legendary around campus depending on how the 2022 season goes. Boston College fans won’t really remember the other guy in the mix over the…