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Panthers' All-Pro LB Kuechly focused on improvement, not recognition

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- It seems pretty safe to say that if Luke Kuechly played his football in New York that he'd be a darling of all the advertising agencies on Madison Avenue. After all, what's not to like? In two short years in the NFL, Kuechly captured the NFL's Defensive Player of the Year Award, the youngest player to ever win it, as well take home Defensive Rookie...
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July 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Kuechly finishing his degree and other links

Luke Kuechly is back on campus this semester finishing his degree. He shared that news and thoughts on the NFL in this Q&A with Mandel gave BC a "B" for our coaching hire and like most thinks snagging Don Brown was a coup. Most of you might have seen this already, but Gene is now teaching people the basics of football.Adding an essay to the BC application...
Via Eagle in Atlanta
January 16, 2013  |  Discuss

#1: Who is.. Luke Kuechly?

Luke Kuechly, LB Boston College Result (NFL Combine) Ranking (LB) Height 6'3" - Arm Length 31" - Weight 242 - 40-Yard Dast 4.58 3rd Vertical 38" 3rd Broad Jump 10'3" 5th Pros Possesses elite instincts Excellent at shedding blockers and getting to the football Amazing burst and overall athleticism...
Via Seahawk Addicts
April 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Luke Kuechly on Patriots' Radar, But Would Need Big Draft-Day Slide to Land in New England

Inside linebacker Luke Kuechly is one of the best defensive prospects to come out of Boston College in years, and he's got the on-field ability and leadership style to take over an NFL unit for the next decade. The Patriots have shown plenty of interest in Kuechly, too. They interviewed him at the scouting combine and sent at least two scouts to watch him during his pro day....
April 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Luke Kuechly's Terrific Instincts, Work Ethic Make Him Special NFL Prospect (Video)

Boston College linebacker Luke Kuechly won nearly every major defensive award last season, but he's still finding a way to further impress those who watch him. Kuechly turned heads at BC's pro day, showing why he's projected to go in the first half of the first round on draft day. But although his measurables stack up with anyone, it's the immeasurables -- like his...
March 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Kuechly huge day at the Combine and how it benefits his teammates

Since you couldn't question his productivity, NFL doubters have wondered about Luke Kuechly's athleticism. Monday at the NFL Combine he put the doubters to rest. Like he did during his entire BC career, Kuechly dominated. He set some of the best marks among LBs and most importantly ran a 4.5 40 yard dash. With the head turning show, the question now is how far up the draft...
Via Eagle in Atlanta
February 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Boston College Linebacker Luke Kuechly Joins 'NESN Daily' on Friday Night

Three-time ACC linebacker of the week Luke Kuechly joins the NESN Daily team on Friday night. In 2010, the junior became the 11th consensus All-America selection in Boston College football history when he was named to the Associated Press, Sporting News, Walter Camp, Football Writers Association of America (FWAA) and America Football Coaches Association (AFCA) All-America first teams...
December 16, 2011  |  Discuss

Kuechly wins Bronco Nagurski Award

Boston College junior linebacker Luke Kuechly has won the Bronco Nagurski Award given to the nation's top college defensive player. Kuechly received the award at a banquet Monday night in Charlotte. The other finalists were LSU defensive back Morris Claiborne, Alabama defensive back Mark Barron, Illinois defensive end Whitney Mercilus and Penn State defensive tackle Devon Still...
Via AP on Fox
December 12, 2011  |  Discuss

Dick Butkus personally delivers Butkus Award

It's not every day that a Trophy's namesake flies to Needham to attend a team banquet, but that's what happened Sunday. In an unusual and surprise move Dick Butkus handed Luke Kuechly the 2011 Dick Butkus Award for being the nation's best college linebacker. It is an individual award and certainly doesn't replace a bowl trip, but I think it was a nice way for...
Via Eagle in Atlanta
December 05, 2011  |  Discuss

Kuechly adds to BC record books

Boston College linebacker Luke Kuechly keeps adding to his impressive resume. With his second tackle against Miami on Friday, Kuechly topped the Atlantic Coast Conference single-season record he set in 2010. It also was the 525th of his college career, now the most in Boston College history, passing Stephen Boyd's 524 stops from 1991-94. Kuechly came into Friday with a nation...
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November 25, 2011  |  Discuss

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