Originally posted on Eagle in Atlanta  |  Last updated 1/11/12
Usually the defense carries the day for BC. This year it was the better side of the team, but still not that good. Or at least not as great as BC usually is. Talent was a big issue, as was experience. Even with some holes in the roster a few player stood out. 1. Luke KuechlyKuechly concluded his BC career with one of the most statistically impressive seasons in Boston College history. His productivity and fundamentals were well known prior to the season. This year he showed an added toughness by finishing the season despite a bad elbow injury. He also got better as the season progressed. Never a real liability in pass coverage, Kuechly became much better as he proved in his performance against Miami. I've debated where he ranks among the all-time BC greats, but there is no denying he was this team's most valuable player.2. Kevin Pierre-LouisBecause of who he played next to and because he dealt with nagging injuries in the latter part of the season, it is easy to overlook how good KPL was
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