Tales from the Boston College Sideline

Tales from the Boston College Sideline Many people do know that Boston College s most embarrassing football defeat may have saved the lives of hundreds of Eagles fans They may also not know that Doug Flutie failed to see a wide open receiv

  • Title: Tales from the Boston College Sideline
  • Author: Reid Oslin
  • ISBN: 9781582615462
  • Page: 140
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Many people do know that Boston College s most embarrassing football defeat may have saved the lives of hundreds of Eagles fans They may also not know that Doug Flutie failed to see a wide open receiver and instead heaved the ball to an apparently well covered Gerard Phelan to complete the Miracle in Miami The stories behind those little known facts and many are cMany people do know that Boston College s most embarrassing football defeat may have saved the lives of hundreds of Eagles fans They may also not know that Doug Flutie failed to see a wide open receiver and instead heaved the ball to an apparently well covered Gerard Phelan to complete the Miracle in Miami The stories behind those little known facts and many are contained in Tales from the Boston College Sideline, an anecdotal history of Boston College football Author Reid Oslin, who served as Boston College s sports information director for nearly a quarter of a century, has collected scores of stories about the many accomplishments and occasional downfalls of the Boston College Eagles Material from the University Archives, dozens of personal interviews, and the author s own up close recollections will make Tales from the Boston College Sideline a valuable resource as well as enjoyable history for any BC fan.

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    1. As a BC alum and a true Reid Oslin fan all I can say is I look forward to his next effort. Reid writes an an easy, anecdotal and thoroughly entertaining style that makes reading a pleasure. A great gift for a BC fan.

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