In an emphatic win against Syracuse, BC football’s offensive line paved the way for a dominant performance both running and throwing the ball. The Eagles finished the game with a program-record 691 total yards.
AJ Dillon had 242 yards and three scores, David Bailey had 172 yards and a pair of touchdowns, and the Eagles used a 34-point second quarter to roll over the Orange on Saturday afternoon.
To reach six wins and bowl eligibility, BC will have to navigate the sixth-toughest rest of season schedule—which features four of five games away from home.
The nation’s fifth-best rush defense comes to Chestnut Hill this weekend, which poses a tough test for BC as the Eagles will turn to backup quarterback Dennis Grosel in his first career start.
After a horrific Week 3 showing, most, but not all of the ACC was able to get back in the win column ahead of the latest edition of our ACC Power Rankings. Clemson still remains the clear best team, though Virginia and Wake Forest are both off to 4-0 starts.
“I don’t really know,” Boston College football head coach Steve Addazio said in his weekly press conference. “It’s so early in the season, I don’t really gather too much.” That was in response to a query asking about the state of the rest of the ACC after two weeks of the season. Addazio qualified that…