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2016 Schedule
0-0, 1st in ACC - Atlantic
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3dMatt Fortuna

Boston College Eagles 2016 preview

The Eagles' defense was among the nation's best last season, and could be again. Coach Steve Addazio is just hoping for more stability at quarterback.

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7dJared Shanker

ACC position rankings: Front seven

Now is as good a time as any to unveil our ACC preseason position rankings. Today, we rank the front seven.

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8dMatt Fortuna

ACC position rankings: Secondary

Veterans like Derwin James (FSU) and Josh Harvey-Clemons (Louisville) give the Seminoles and Cardinals the ACC's most complete secondaries.

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9dPhil Steele

CFB's 15 most improved teams for 2016

Last year, Michigan and North Carolina went from losing records to double-digit wins. Who will be this year's biggest movers? A hint: Longhorn Nation should be optimistic.

Lindstrom could open up holes for BC

Offensive guard Chris Lindstrom is a 300-pound sophomore with a year of game experience under his belt. If he's the player that Steve Addazio thinks he'll be, the Eagles' 124th-ranked offense should be improved. Breakout players (Insider)

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14dAndrea Adelson

ACC poised to change schedule format

The ACC football schedule is about to change. Whether that change means an increase to nine conference games is unclear at this moment.

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21dRichard Johnson

Camp swag: Boston College

Check out Boston College's new uniforms heading into the 2016 football season.

David M. Hale ESPN Staff Writer 

Boston College and Temple announce a home-and-home series, with the two teams meeting in Chestnut Hill in 2018 and Philadelphia in 2021. The former Big East rivals have met 37 times previously, and Temple is the former home of BC head coach Steve Addazio.

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Defense was not the problem for Eagles

Boston College led the nation in yards per game allowed in 2015, despite a 3-9 overall record and no wins in the ACC.

David M. Hale ESPN Staff Writer 

A year ago BC right guard Chris Lindstrom was a 265-pound freshman who missed a block that resulted in a season ending injury for his QB. This year, Lindstrom is up to 305 and one of the reasons Steve Addazio thinks his O-line can make a big stride. "He's going to be a first-rounder in a few years," Addazio said.

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Addazio: BC ready to turn page after last season (1:39)

Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer 

Boston College running back Myles Willis grew up in Atlanta, so playing the opener against Georgia Tech in Ireland marks a once in a lifetime opportunity. So much so that Willis played both scout team quarterback in addition to his normal running back duties to help the team prepare for the triple option. Willis played in the same offense in high school. "I'll do anything to help this team win that game," he said.

Matt Fortuna ESPN Staff Writer 

Boston College coach Steve Addazio regrets not bringing in a transfer at QB last season to account for roster deficiencies. He said he underestimated the effect of so much youth on the team.

Team Stats

Passing Yards111.2125th
Rushing Yards164.473rd
Points For20.8115th
Points Against15.34th