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Know your Enemy: Boston College's Tyler Murphy

If there is one Boston College you need to worry about, it's their quarterback Tyler Murphy. Tyler Murphy Height/Weight - 6'2" 213 Senior Quarterback 2014 stats (one game) - 17-24 173 passing yards. 1 touchdown-1 INT. 118 rushing yards. Pitt player that needs to "step up" - Matt Galambos Boston College is relying a lot of their hopes for the 2014 season on...
Via SCACC Hoops
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Boston College platoon replaces Heisman finalist

BOSTON (AP) Boston College doesn't have a player who can replace Heisman Trophy finalist Andre Williams. So the Eagles will rotate three players at running back. And quarterback Tyler Murphy can carry the ball, too. Murphy was the leading rusher in BC's season-opening victory over UMass on Saturday. He carried the ball 13 times for 118 yards and a touchdown on a 1-yard naked...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Boston College Opens 2014 College Football Season With 30-7 Win Over UMass

Boston College took a positive step toward building on last season’s success with a 30-7 win over in-state rivals UMass at Gillette Stadium on Saturday. It was the season opener for both schools. The Minutemen kept the score close for much of the game and trailed only 6-0 at halftime. The Eagles’ offense exploded for 24 points in the second half en route to an easy win. Eagles...
2 days ago  |  Discuss

QB Murphy carries BC past UMass, 30-7

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) Tyler Murphy ran for 118 yards and a touchdown, carrying Boston College to a 30-7 victory over in-state rival Massachusetts on Saturday in the season opener for both schools. Murphy, a graduate transfer who played nine games for Florida last season before missing the final three with a sprained throwing shoulder, also completed 17 of 24 passes for 173 yards...
Via AP on Fox
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Someone at BC needs to redshirt

Boston College football coach Steve Addazio made the expected endorsement of Tyler Murphy as the Eagles’ new starting quarterback for their season-opener against UMass next week. That was a no brainer. Murphy, a graduate-student transfer from Florida, was the leader…Read more →
Via A Jersey Guy
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Getting a look at Tyler Murphy

Considering how dependent we are on him this season, we really don't know much about Tyler Murphy. The Spring Game and his stats tell a bit of the story, but did many BC fans watch much Florida Football last year? Fortunately there are a few Youtube clips that provide a little more insight into Murphy's abilities and his experience in game situations. Obviously Florida ran...
Via Eagle in Atlanta
July 19, 2014  |  Discuss

BC needs to go hard after Tyler Murphy

Monday a little online controversy bubbled up over the status of former Florida QB Tyler Murphy. For those that didn't follow it, despite some frustration and confusion, Murphy is eligible to transfer and play immediately. Given his previous relationship with Addazio, BC is mentioned as one of his potential options. UConn and Louisville are also possible destinations. I don&...
Via Eagle in Atlanta
December 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Florida Gators football: Vanderbilt game preview

The Florida Gators (4-4, 3-3 SEC) will return home for the first time in over a month to take on the Vanderbilt Commodores (4-4, 1-4 SEC) this Saturday at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium. Kick-off is scheduled for noon and the game will be televised on FSN/Sun Sports. Florida is coming off a heartbreaking 23-20 loss against rival Georgia in Jacksonville. Vanderbilt was off last week after...
November 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Florida football: Meet your new starting quarterback Gator fans

Until Saturday, Tyler Murphy was a relative unknown, even amongst his own fan base. He had never taken a snap from under center in a Florida uniform. In fact, his only game action was a few plays at wide receiver in 2012. He hadn’t attempted a pass in a game since high school, apart from an incompletion on a failed two-point conversion attempt against the Miami Hurricanes just...
September 24, 2013  |  Discuss

In time of need, Tyler Murphy passes test for Gators

GAINESVILLE, Fla. -- He stood calmly in front of a crowded room full of assembled media wearing a blue Gators polo shirt and an occasional smile. He looked the part. He sounded the part. In Florida's 31-17 win over Tennessee on Saturday, Tyler Murphy played the part. Murphy played it well, too. Florida fans, meet your new starting quarterback. He is a redshirt junior from...
Via Fox Sports Florida
September 21, 2013  |  Discuss
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