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BC football follows Red Sox’ winning example

Steve Addazio said there was a valuable lesson to be gleaned from watching the Red Sox win a World Series title. While the Sox were feted Saturday with a rolling rally, Addazio’s Boston College football team embodied the mantra of “Boston Strong” in rallying from a 17-10 third-quarter deficit to score a 34-27 victory over Virginia Tech.

“I don’t know anything about baseball,’’ Addazio said. “I’ve watched more baseball since I’ve been here than in my whole life. I really enjoyed watching the Red Sox. Not because I know anything about baseball, because I don’t. But I watched a team that a year ago was completely transformed in 12 months.’’

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