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Doug Flutie to call Notre Dame-Boston College game

Former Boston College and NFL standout Doug Flutie lost both of his parents within an hour of each other earlier this week, but that will not stop him from being in the broadcast booth. It has been confirmed by NBC that Flutie will be in the broadcast booth for tomorrow’s game between BC and Notre Dame at Fenway Park. Flutie’s parents, Dick and Joan, both passed away on Wednesday...
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Doug Flutie To Call Notre Dame-Boston College Game Days After Death Of Parents

Wednesday, former Boston College and Heisman Trophy winning quarterback Doug Flutie endured one of the worst tragedies anyone could ever deal with, as he lost both his parents within an hour of each other: “My Dad had been ill and died of a heart attack in the hospital and my Mom, less than an hour later had a sudden heart attack and passed away,” Flutie wrote on Facebook. ...
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11 days ago  |  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
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Notre Dame’s visit to Boston College is a homecoming for NBC’s Doug Flutie

Ed Note: This interview with Doug Flutie was conducted early Tuesday afternoon in advance of Flutie calling Notre Dame’s game against his alma mater Boston College this weekend at Fenway Park. On Wednesday, both of Flutie’s parents passed away. Flutie released this statement on his Facebook page and NBC released the following statement: “Everyone in the NBC Sports family was...
Via Awful Announcing
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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
12 days ago  |  Discuss

READ: Doug Flutie Post Emotional Message After Losing Both Parents On Same Day

The loss of those closest to you, from spouses and parents to siblings and best friends, is hard for anyone to deal with. For former Boston College quarterback Doug Flutie, the tragic loss of a parent was amplified when he lost both parents in a matter of an hour Wednesday morning. Afterward, Flutie posted an emotional message on Facebook remembering the two people who helped mold...
Via Gamedayr
13 days ago  |  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...
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Both Of Doug Flutie’s Parents Passed Away This Morning

This is an unbelievably tragic story. Former Boston College star and NBC college football commentator Doug Flutie lost both of his parents to heart attacks this morning.  Dick and Joan Flutie, who had been married for 56 years, passed away within an hour of each other. Doug Flutie shared the news via his personal Facebook.    It is with a heavy heart that I am making this...
Via College Spun
13 days ago  |  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. There has been no public announcement made from the Flutie family, and it is not yet known how Flutie’s mother...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Boston College Unveils Throwback Uniforms It’ll Wear vs. Notre Dame Saturday

We already knew that this Saturday’s Notre Dame vs. Boston College contest would have a little bit of a different feel, considering the game is being played at Fenway Park and the Fighting Irish would be wearing new all-green uniforms to celebrate the Shamrock Series. Tuesday morning, one more twist was added. Boston College will be wearing throwbacks uniforms – to the Doug Flutie...
Via College Spun
14 days ago  |  Discuss

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