Flutie: Notre Dame offense has opportunity to be explosive

NBC's Notre Dame analyst Doug Flutie discusses how the Irish looked in the spring football game.
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Kirk Cousins shoves referee during charity game

Kirk Cousins is a fiery guy when he plays football, and he may have gone a little too far during a charity game on Saturday.Cousins participated in the “Celebrity Flag Football Challenge” in Katy, Texas on Saturday. He was the quarterback for “Team Cousins,” which lost to “Team Flutie,” quarterbacked by Doug Flutie.Late in the game, Cousins was frustrated by a volunteer...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 04, 2017  |  Discuss

Boston College, New England Product Doug Flutie Conflicted For Super Bowl LI

HOUSTON — No matter who wins on Sunday, Doug Flutie will be equally happy and sad for either side. Flutie, of course, grew up in Natick, Mass., and later in his NFL career played for the New England Patriots. But he also played at Boston College, which produced Atlanta Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan. So it’s fair to say Flutie is conflicted about the Super Bowl LI matchup....
February 02, 2017  |  Discuss

Relive Brent Musburger’s Doug Flutie Hail Mary Call As Broadcast Legend Retires

Brent Musburger is taking off the headset after one heck of a run. Musburger, who’s been one of the most recognizable voices in sports television history, will retire from broadcasting next week at age 77. The legendary play-by-play man’s final call is scheduled to be a Jan. 31 college basketball game between Kentucky and Georgia on ESPN. “What a wonderful journey I have traveled...
January 25, 2017  |  Discuss

Doug Flutie Completed College Football’s Best Hail Mary Ever 32 Years Ago Today

Some moments just survive the tests of time and become iconic. Doug Flutie’s Hail Mary pass against Miami is one of them. And it happened 32 years ago today. The 45-yard touchdown — which actually traveled over 60 yards in the air — gave BC a 47-45 win over the Hurricanes. They haven’t completed a pass that long in the past six seasons. Arguably as iconic as the play itself...
November 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Vernon Adams traded to Montreal Alouettes for first-round pick

Vernon Adams was traded by the B.C. Lions to the Montreal Alouettes for a first-round pick on Friday, signaling what should be the temporary end of a long journey for the former Oregon Duck quarterback. Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reported the news Friday. After failing to latch on with the Seattle Seahawks and Washington Redskins as an undrafted free agent, Adams went north...
Via Sportsnaut
May 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Doug Flutie Will Call The Notre Dame-Boston College Game For NBC Days After Both Parents Passed Away

Days after both of his parents tragically passed away, Doug Flutie will call the Notre Dame-Boston College game for NBC, the network announced.  Flutie, a legendary quarterback for the Eagles, has had one of the worst weeks imaginable. On Wednesday, his mother and father both died of heart attacks. His dad, Dick, had a heart attack in the hospital. Less than an hour later, his mother...
Via College Spun
November 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Doug Flutie says both of his parents died in the same hour

Former NFL quarterback Doug Flutie shared a sad story involving his parents on Wednesday. Flutie said his father, Dick, passed away from a heart attack in a Florida hospital. And just one hour later, his mother, Joan, also died from a heart attack she suffered. The two had been married for 56 years. Rest in peace Mom and Dad. Please take a moment to read this:
Via The Sports Daily
November 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Doug Flutie’s Parents Die On Same Day, Less Than One Hour Apart

This weekend was supposed to be a joyous one for Doug Flutie. Instead, it figures to be one filled with sadness and sorrow. The former Boston College quarterback on Wednesday announced via his Facebook page that both his mother and father passed away. The story is incredibly sad, as his parents died of heart attacks less than an hour apart. The news comes just a few days before...
November 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Both of Doug Flutie's parents passed away this morning

Boston College legend and former NFL quarterback Doug Flutie has lost both of his parents in the same day. Steve Burton of WBZ TV in Boston reports that both Flutie’s mother and father died Wednesday. Flutie later said in a Facebook post that his father, Dick, had been ill and had a fatal heart attack, and his mother, Joan, also died of a heart attack. “My Dad had been...
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 18, 2015  |  Discuss

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