Author Archive for Mark

UNC as a jock factory?

Things that happened this week that a Jerseyguy noted: In the crazy world of sports, a few certainties remain: 1. Any NFL news will overshadow any other sport. 2. There will be controversy and argument about the best teams in…

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Wake’s Clawson was almost BC bound

Listen to this story line. New coach, a team in a rebuilding mode, searching for not only its identity, but a path back to the upper levels of the ACC. Boston College coach Steve Addazio knows the story line well, since he…

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BC squanders another chance

This one–like the last second loss to Colorado State–will linger through the fall and well into the winter. It will be picked at like a scab and bleed every time. Boston College lost it’s third game of the season on…

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BC puts it all together against NC State

It was a game that Boston College needed to win. Style points didn’t matter. Just get the W, which is what exactly what the Eagles did on Saturday at North Carolina State in posting a 30-14 victory. But they also…

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BC-NC State in ex-Fla QB showdown

They have had a week to ponder what happened in the first half of the season. They have had two weeks to allow the bumps and bruises of a season which now goes into the survive and advance mode. For…

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