NFL: Lindstrom ready to make an impact at his first training camp with the Dallas Cowboys

July 17, 2022

Photo: Dallas Cowboys Aside from a different kind of heat and less traffic, Texas isn’t all that different from Massachusetts. At least, that’s what former Boston College offensive lineman and current Dallas Cowboys rookie Alec Lindstrom jokingly said in a recent phone interview ahead of his first NFL training camp next week. Lindstrom was back home for a bit earlier this past week visiting some familiar faces at BC and…


NFL Draft: New England Undrafted Free Agent Tracker

May 3, 2022

When the draft ended on Saturday evening, several players with local ties signed as undrafted free agents with NFL teams. The players either signed a deal to go to camp or they were signed to a rookie mini camp try out. Unlike players who were drafted and get four year contracts, UDFA’s get three year contracts. When the the contract is up, they become restricted free agents. Here is a…


NFL Draft: Top 35 New England NFL Draft Prospects

March 20, 2022

New England football has become a recruiting hotbed for college coaches but it has now also become a draft hotbed for front offices across the NFL as well. Two of the top fifty players in the NFL Draft (Zion Johnson and Travis Jones) played in New England at Boston College and UConn respectively. There are also other talented players on this list that will make an impact in the NFL….


Boston College: “Lindstrom Strong” not just a saying, but a way of life for Alec Lindstrom & his family

March 6, 2022

Four days before Christmas this past December, Alec Lindstrom had to deal with something no kid should have to deal with as their final days of being a college student wind down. Lindstrom’s mother passed away at home in Dudley, MA on December 21 after a lengthy and courageous battle with ovarian cancer. She was surrounded by those that loved her most. Dawn Lindstrom was 56. At that point, the…


Boston College: Johnson & Lindstrom relied on each other while creating quite a bit of buzz for themselves at the NFL Combine

March 5, 2022

The NFL Combine is legitimately something guys prepare for 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year. This week can be intimidating, nerve-wracking and downright puke inducing for some guys. Many players that attend may never play a down in the NFL or be anything more than a lifelong practice squad guy, but this week is one of only a handful of times prospects can make…


NFL Draft: Eight local prospects are invited to the combine

February 10, 2022

The NFL unveiled its list of prospects who were invited to the combine yesterday. Of the 324 prospects invited, eight of them have local ties. Here are the eight local prospects who will be in Indianapolis from March 3rd to the 6th working out for teams. Zion Johnson, C/G, Boston College Alec Lindstrom, C, Boston College Isaiah-Graham-Mobley, LB, Boston College E.J Perry, QB, Brown Travis Jones, DT, UConn Isaiah Likely,…


Boston College: Johnson, Lindstrom & Mahogany watch well-deserved accolades roll in ahead of Military Bowl

December 10, 2021

The Eagles regular season record may have some national media members down on BC after a lackluster 2021 year based on preseason expectations, but that doesn’t mean people didn’t take notice of the stellar offensive line. Over the past few days days, Zion Johnson, Alec Lindstrom and Christian Mahogany all received national recognition in many different forms. Johnson and Lindstrom were named to the 2021 CBS Sports/247 Sports All-America second-team,…


Boston College: Older players taking time to reflect during the bye week

October 7, 2021

When the Eagles take the field under the lights at Alumni Stadium next Saturday night for a huge matchup with NC State, it will officially mark the midway point of the 2021 season. Both BC and the Wolfpack will be playing game No. 6 on the 12-game schedule – not including potential conference title games or bowl games of course – and while there will still be six games remaining,…


Commonwealth Clash: Lindstrom looking forward to special weekend, tries to end CMASS/WMASS debate

September 8, 2021

Saturday is going to be a day you only dream about as a kid for Alec Lindstrom. Lindstrom, who played high school football at Shepherd Hill, will get to reacquaint himself with former teammates and opponents on the UMass side when the Eagles travel to Amherst with basically his entire family and hometown on hand. On Wednesday, Lindstrom also tried to answer a question that may never have an answer,…


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…