Boston College: 10 Takeaways from Eagles Camp

August 6, 2022

The Boston College Eagles kicked off fall camp on Friday and we spent the morning at practice. Here are my ten takeaways after visiting the Eagles. 1, Hafley has an edge to him: Head Coach Jeff Hafley is coaching with a chip on his shoulder. It was evident in practice and his post practice press conference. “The urgency has always been the same, but do I have a little bit…


Boston College: 3 things to watch for as the Eagles kick off camp

August 5, 2022

Boston College kicks off training camp this morning and expectations are once again high for Jeff Hafley’s squad. Hafley is entering his third season at the helm and while last season was supposed to be the breakout season, the Eagles finished 6-6 thanks to an injury to quarterback Phil Jurkovec and inconsistent play. With a bevy of skill players back on in Jurkovec, wide receiver Zay Flowers and running back…


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…


College: 14 Division One New England draft prospects are featured in the East-West Shrine Game 1000 for 2023

July 16, 2022

The East-West Shrine Game announced their top 1,000 draft eligible prospects list for 2023 yesterday. 14 players from New England made the list. Here is who made the list and from which school: Boston College Josh DeBerry, CB Jaelen Gill, WR Zay Flowers, WR Elijah Jones, CB Phil Jurkovec, QB Jaiden Woodbey, S Holy Cross Liam Anderson, ILB Merrimack Darion McKenzie, CB UConn Jackson Mitchell, LB UMass Ellis Merriweather, RB…


Boston College: Reports of Zay Flowers turning down massive NIL deals to transfer further cement what we already knew about Coach Hafley & his staff

May 6, 2022

Photo: Brian Fluharty – USA Today Well, that was quite a whopper for a Thursday night. Right around dinner time, ESPN’s Pete Thamel dropped a story about Zay Flowers turning down six-figure NIL deals to enter the transfer portal and leave Boston College. Thamel reported that there were $600,000 and $300,000 deals on the table had Flowers chosen to leave. As one of 14 children with a single parent, no…


Boston College: 5 Observations from the Eagles Spring Game

April 10, 2022

Boston College held its annual Jay McGillis Spring Football game today at the Heights. The team split up into two teams, Team Boston and Team Eagles. The offensive starters were predominantly on Team Boston while many of the defensive starters were on Team Eagles. Team Boston ended up winning 22-10 but the second half saw players playing on both sides and a running clock. Here are five thoughts on todays…


Boston College: We’ll be watching 5 things closely during BC’s spring game on Saturday

April 8, 2022

As odd as it may seem, there are still some “firsts” to be had in the Jeff Hafley era. On Saturday morning at 11, the Eagles will have their first real spring game under Coach Hafley in what should be a very entertaining couple of hours that will also be airing live on ACC Network. We’ll be watching five things very closely, despite the Eagles keeping things pretty vanilla when…


Boston College: Jurkovec ready to make up for “lost season” in 2022

March 1, 2022

It’s been a long time since a Boston College quarterback had this much hype around him in March. Phil Jurkovec is now entering his third season as the Eagles’ quarterback and it’s an enormous year for him and the team. Not only does Jurkovec have a chance to build a case for himself to be drafted high in the 2023 NFL Draft, but BC has legitimate ACC championship game hopes…


Boston College: Eagles kick off spring ball with a spirited, productive first practice

February 26, 2022

Spring is in the air as the Boston College football team kicked off spring practice this morning. Today’s practice was held in the Fish Field House and it went for a little under two hours. The atmosphere was lively as usual. You can tell the players have been chomping at the bit to get back on the field after winter workouts. The tone was set right out of the gate…


Boston College: 5 things to watch for as spring practice kicks off

February 25, 2022

The Boston College Eagles kick off spring practice tomorrow morning in the Fish Field House. The Eagles will have 15 practices before wrapping up the spring with the annual Jay McGillis Memorial Spring Game on Saturday April 9th at 11 am at Alumni Stadium. The 2022 Jay McGillis Memorial Spring Game is set! 🦅#ForBoston — BC Football (@BCFootball) February 21, 2022 Spring ball is always a good time to…