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CFB Week 13 Overnights: ABC Tops Slow Week With FSU

Another near-upset of the defending national champions helped ABC top the charts on a slow college football Saturday. Regional college football action featuring Boston College/Florida State in 78% of markets drew a 3.6 overnight rating on ABC, up 24% from regional action last year (2.9), and the top telecast of the week. The telecast marked [...]
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Sportswriter Tweets “C’mon Boston College. Beat The Rapist.” Before BC’s Game Against Florida State

It’s not unusual to see someone tweet out something inflammatory about Florida State QB Jameis Winston. Ann Killion of the San Francisco Chronicle, however, went too far on Saturday. Killion — who is nominated for this year’s California sportswriter of the year award — tweeted that she wanted Boston College to win and “beat the rapist,” which is an obvious shot at Winston...
Via College Spun
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San Francisco Chronicle sportswriter Ann Killion tweets ‘C’mon Boston College, Beat the rapist’ during FSU win over Boston College

It’s very clear that the Florida State Seminoles are the most hated team in college football right now. Week after week fans root against the Noles with the hope that they lose. Well the Seminoles denied everyone once again after they defeated Boston College 20-17 extending their winning streak to 27 games in a row. Not everyone was happy during and after the game including Ann...
Via No Guts, No Glory
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San Francisco Chronicle sportswriter Ann Killion on Jameis Winston: “Beat the rapist”

There have been some hard feelings aimed at Jameis Winston and the Florida State football program all season long.  But few sportswriters made those feelings known in such a way as Ann Killion of the San Francisco Chronicle did on Saturday.  During FSU’s game with Boston College, she had this tweet (since deleted) imploring the Eagles to “beat the rapist”… @bkoo pic.twitter...
Via Awful Announcing
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NCAAB: Sibert scores 20, Dayton beats Boston College

Two good teams in Dayton and Boston College played each other Sunday in the Puerto Rico Tip-Off Tournament third-place game Sunday evening. 
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Journalist Ann Killion Calls Jameis Winston A Rapist On Twitter

Ann Killion is an award winning journalist for the San Francisco Chronicle, so one would thinks she would know all too well the power of twitter and to be careful about what you say. Yesterday during the FSU/Boston College game, Killion sent out this hideous tweet and quickly deleted it: And of course, deleted or not everyone still saw it San Francisco Chronicle Columnist RT @annkillion...
Via Geeks and Cleats
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College football aftermath: Florida State's narrow win over Boston College won't hurt College Football Playoff standing

Saturday was anything but shakeup Saturday at the top of the polls
Via The Times Picayune - LSU
2 days ago

FSU LB Matthew Thomas To Miss Part Of Florida Game For Targeting Hit

Matthew Thomas will miss part of Florida State's game against Florida for a targeting hit on Boston College wide receiver Josh Bordner.
Via Gamedayr
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Boston College eagles at Florida State Seminoles Photo Highlights

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BC needs to finish with flourish

The Boston College Eagles have lost 5 games this season. Four of them at home–Clemson, Colorado State, Pittsburgh and Louisville. On Saturday, the Eagles lost to defending national champion and No. 1 (in the coaches and writers poll) Florida State.…Read more →
Via A Jersey Guy
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Game Balls: FSU-Boston College

It took a last second field goal from Roberto Aguayo on Saturday, but third-ranked Florida State ran the nation’s longest winning streak to 27 games with a 20-17 win over Boston College. FSU completed a perfect ACC slate for a second straight season as well. As Florida State looks to stay perfect against rival Florida on Saturday, the Noled Out staff reflects on a narrow victory...
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Boston College at FSU: The Good, The Bad, The Ugly

The Boston College Eagles huffed and puffed, and tries to blow the juggernaut Florida State Seminoles out of the College Football Playoff picture. Try as they might, Boston College missed a field goal that would have given them a win and one of the biggest moments in the college football season.It was not meant to be.Quarterback Jameis Winston led top-ranked Florida State 66 yards...
Via Football Nation
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No. 3 Florida State defeats Boston College, continues win streak (Video)

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Mike Pereira, Former VP Of NFL Officiating: Jameis Winston Should’ve Been Ejected For Contact With Ref

Jameis Winston made contact with an official during today’s Florida State-Boston College game. In the third quarter of the contest, Winston, appearing to want to get a play off before the Golden Eagles’ defense was set, attempted to shove a referee out of his way.  Winston was not flagged for the act and the announcers for ABC’s telecast of the game made light of the contact...
Via College Spun
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Burt Reynolds Plants Spear Before FSU-Boston College Game

There are things Seminole fans and alumni hold sacred…one of them is famed actor Burt Reynolds. Reynolds spent time playing football at FSU, where he was a roommate of another sacred ‘Nole, Lee Corso. Reynolds has been an outspoken supporter of the school and it’s athletic teams, which includes big donations. Saturday, Reynolds had the […]
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FSU puts together late drive, FG to hold off Boston College at home

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- Quarterback Jameis Winston led top-ranked Florida State 66 yards to put Roberto Aguayo in position for a 26-yard game-winning field goal with three seconds remaining and the Seminoles remained perfect with a 20-17 victory over Boston College on Saturday. Florida State (11-0, 8-0 ACC, No. 3 CFP) had been plagued by slow starts throughout the season and the...
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FSU puts together late drive, FG to hold off Boston College at home

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- Quarterback Jameis Winston led top-ranked Florida State 66 yards to put Roberto Aguayo in position for a 26-yard game-winning field goal with three seconds remaining and the Seminoles remained perfect with a 20-17 victory over Boston College on Saturday. Florida State (11-0, 8-0 ACC, No. 3 CFP) had been plagued by slow starts throughout the season and the...
Via Fox Sports Florida
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No. 3 Florida State beats Boston College late, win streak reaches 27

Another week and another close test for Florida State. The only thing that matters, though? The No. 3 Seminoles are 11-0 after beating Boston College, 20-17, and have now won 27 straight games. Jameis Winston went 22-of-32 for 281 yards, one touchdown and one interception on a soggy night in Tallahassee. The Noles now face Florida to close their regular season before a meeting with...
Via Fox Sports
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FSU’s Matthew Thomas Perfectly Displays What Targeting Is

FSU’s Matthew Thomas made one of the more blatant and scary hits of the season on Boston College quarterback John Bordner, and he was rightfully ejected immediately following the helmet to helmet hit.  Check out the play before and try not to wince after the ridiculous targeting.   [Deadspin] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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Doug Flutie to Gerard Phelan: The short and long of the Hail Mary, 30 years later

The game was played on Nov. 23, 1984, the day after Thanksgiving that year. Doug Flutie and Gerard Phelan of Boston College combined for one of the most memorable plays in college football history. Boston College's prayers were answered in a 47-45 miracle that forever is known as Hail Flutie. No. 10 Boston College and No. 12 Miami put on a game for the ages . . . before the thrilling...
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FTW: Gunnar Esiason – What's Life After College with Cystic Fibrosis Like?

Gunnar Esiason, 23 years old and living with cystic fibrosis, graduated from Boston College in May 2013. Originally planning to attend law school, he realized that he had driven himself into the ground during undergrad – forcing him to alter his plans. Life After College with Cystic Fibrosis...explains those plans and offers others with CF some tips on living and thriving.Follow...
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NCAAB: BC falls to WVU, 70-66 despite game-high 23 points from Hanlan

The Puerto Rico Tip-Off was in full swing Friday evening, Boston College and West Virginia did battle in round two of the tourney.
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West Virginia outlasts Boston College 70-66

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) Devin Williams, Juwan Staten and Jevon Carter had 15 points apiece as West Virginia rallied in the second half to top Boston College 70-66 in the semifinals of the Puerto Rico Tip-Off on Friday. The Mountaineers shot less than 30 percent in the first half, but shot 62 percent in the final 20 minutes. They also had 10 steals while forcing 21 Eagles' turnovers...
Via AP on Fox
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FSU To Wear Special Helmet Ribbon For Boston College Game

FSU will wear a special helmet ribbon for the Boston College game this weekend following the on-campus shooting.
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Boston College Faces No. 3 Florida State As Massive 19-Point Underdog

The Boston College Eagles will be aiming to end No. 3 Florida State’s 26-game winning streak when they travel to Tallahassee to face the Seminoles as a 19-point underdog on the Week 13 college football betting lines this weekend. The 6-4 Eagles are undefeated in four road contests this season, going 4-0 straight up and 3-1 against the spread. The squad has also posted SU wins as...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss
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