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Boston College scrimmage marred by turnovers

Five fumbles and four interceptions took place at the intrasquad scrimmage Saturday at Shea Field.

BC’s Steven Daniels making leap to middle linebacker

The transition Daniels has made from weakside to middle linebacker has required the physical 6-foot, 257-pound junior to make a quantum leap.

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Steve Addazio wants practice to be more physical

The BC coach pulled back the reins on the physical part of practice last year in his first season.

BC’s Mehdi Abdesmad hoping for a return to form

Abdesmad has done all the painstaking work to get back on the football field, taking it one tentative step at a time in a protracted comeback from a left knee injury.

Court says college athletes can sell rights to their likenesses

Former UCLA basketball player Ed O’Bannon and 19 others had sued the NCAA on antitrust grounds.

NCAA votes to empower five major conferences

The ACC, Big Ten, Big 12, Pac-12, and SEC will hold nearly twice as much voting power as any other group.

Troy is latest Flutie to arrive at BC

The freshman quarterback knows the weighty responsibility he bears as the son of Darren Flutie and nephew of Doug Flutie.