As soon as the Steelers could, they brought back Mihalik. Is he the next Villanueva?

  Brian Mihalik (shown here in college at Boston College) used to try to destroy QBs — now he’s assigned with protecting them. (AP Photo)     Seven months as part of the organization was long enough for Brian Mihalik to embrace being a Steeler.   It was enough for the team to see enough of Mihalik to want him around, too.   Mihalik became the Steelers’ newest backup...
Via The Steel Mill
October 20, 2016

Eagles sign Julian Vandervelde; release Brian Mihalik from practice squad

According to, the Philadelphia Eagles have signed guard Julian Vandervelde, who was waived by the team at the end of training camp. Signing Vandervelde adds depth on the offensive line and he will replace backup center David Molk, who was placed on IR. writes: 'In addition to signing Vandervelde, the Eagles made two move on the practice squad, releasing seventh...
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September 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Keep an eye on rookie DE Brian Mihalik during Eagles' OTAs

When the Philadelphia Eagles selected Boston College defensive lineman Brian Mihalik with the No. 237 overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft, they found themselves this draft's tallest player overall. Towering over players at 6-foot-9, Mihalik never found a fit in college playing in a 4-3 base defense. The Eagles believe his transition to defensive end in their 3-4 base defense could...
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May 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Eagles Sign Rookies DB Eric Rowe, DB Randall Evans & DE Brian Mihalik To Four-Year Deals

The Philadelphia Eagles began the process of locking up their 2015 draft class on Wednesday by announcing that they’ve agreed to terms with DB Eric Rowe, DB Randall Evans and DE Brian Mihalik. #Eagles agree to terms on 4-year contracts with #EaglesDraft DB Eric Rowe, DB Randall Evans and DE Brian Mihalik. — Philadelphia Eagles ... The post Eagles Sign...
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May 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Eagles draft former Boston College DE Mihalik

With their final pick in the 2015 NFL draft, the Philadelphia Eagles selected former Boston College defensive end Brian Mihalik. Standing at 6-9, 295 pounds, Mihalik was one of the tallest players drafted this year and certainly has the size to make an impact on an NFL level. The giant defensive end started every game for Boston College last season and tallied 31 tackles and a team...
Via FOX Sports
May 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Gallik, Mihalik taken in NFL Draft

Congratulations to the newest Eagles in the NFL. First the Tennessee Titan took Andy Gallik in the sixth round Saturday. One round later, the Philadelphia Eagles selected Brian Mihalik. Both were somewhat surprising.Most projections had Gallik going in the midrounds. Falling into the sixth means less upfront money -- and doesn't even assure a final roster spot -- but Gallik should...
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May 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Eagles close out draft by landing massive Boston College defensive end

The Philadelphia Eagles rounded out their draft with the 237th pick, taking Boston College defensive end Brian Mihalik. Mihalik started all 12 regular-season games as a senior and recorded 27 tackles including 4.5 tackles for a loss. He also sacked the quarterback 3.5 times. Eagles draft big DE Brian Mihalik at No. 237 — BleedingGreenNation...
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May 02, 2015  |  Discuss

2015 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Boston College DE Brian Mihalik

As we delve further into the Pittsburgh Steelers offseason, our attention has begun to shift towards the draft. Like we’ve done all offseason, these reports will cover the prospects of the 2015 NFL Draft, placing an emphasis on those who could help the Steelers the most. Today, we’re evaluating big defensive end Brian Mihalik from […] 2015 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Boston...
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March 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Mihalik & Keyes awarded ACC accolades and other links

Brian Mihalik was named Defensive Lineman of the Week and Josh Keyes received the Co-Linebacker of the Week award from the ACC.  Both had big games on Saturday.  Keyes notched double-digit tackles for the first time in his career.  We will need that continued effort on Saturday to stop Clemson.Keyes and Hayley Dowd were named Eagles of the Week by BC.Eric Hoffses has been providing...
Via Eagle in Atlanta
October 15, 2014  |  Discuss

BC-NC State game delayed by lightning

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) The second half of the Boston College-North Carolina State game is being delayed because of lightning in central North Carolina. Play was stopped immediately after the second play of the half - when BC defensive lineman Brian Mihalik intercepted Jacoby Brissett's pass and returned it to the N.C. State 10. Heavy rain began to fall during halftime. The Eagles lead...
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October 11, 2014  |  Discuss

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