2014 Boston College Eagles Season Win Total NCAA Football Picks & Predictions
by Robert Ferringo - 7/10/2014
2013 Record: 7-6
2014 Las Vegas Season Win Total: 4.5*
2014 Season Win Total Picks NCAA Football: 'Under'
The Eagles quietly had a strong 2013 campaign, turning things around after a precipitous drop in 2011 and 2012 that saw them go just 6-18. Boston College went 7-6 and worked its way back to a bowl game, setting some positive momentum in place under coach Steve Addazio.
Addazio benefitted from one of the most experienced rosters in the nation last year. Now B.C. is back to rebuilding, and they have to replace eight starters on offense. The back seven of the defense is intact. But the Eagles were No. 111 in pass defense last year, so I'm not sure how positive that development is.
The Eagles have a favorable schedule. They only leave the state of Massachusetts twice before November, and four of their first five games of the year are at home. USC will likely hammer them on Sept. 13. But four other early season games are each winnable.
Boston College better make hay early, because the back half of the schedule is ridiculous. If they can't win at Wake Forest on Oct. 25 there is a chance the Eagles could get blanked in the second half of the season.
I think the Eagles will top out at five wins this season. They aren't as strong as they were last year, and their margin of error is tiny. I have to play this one 'under'.
2014 Boston College Eagles Schedule
DATE OPPONENT TIME (ET) Location Result
Sat, Aug 30th, 2014 at Massachusetts 03:00 PM Gillette Stadium
Fri, Sep 5th, 2014 Pittsburgh 07:00 PM Alumni Stadium
Sat, Sep 13th, 2014 USC 08:00 PM Alumni Stadium
Sat, Sep 20th, 2014 Maine TBA Alumni Stadium
Sat, Sep 27th, 2014 Colorado State TBA Alumni Stadium
Sat, Oct 11th, 2014 at NC State TBA Carter-Finley Stadium
Sat, Oct 18th, 2014 Clemson TBA Alumni Stadium
Sat, Oct 25th, 2014 at Wake Forest TBA BB&T Field
Sat, Nov 1st, 2014 at Virginia Tech TBA Lane Stadium/Worsham Field
Sat, Nov 8th, 2014 Louisville TBA Alumni Stadium
Sat, Nov 22nd, 2014 at Florida State TBA Bobby Bowden Field at Doak S.
Sat, Nov 29th, 2014 Syracuse TBA Alumni Stadium
All Times EST
*Season Win Total Odds from Raphael Esparza. Esparza was a Las Vegas sportsbook manager for 13 years at some of the largest books on The Strip. He is a proven oddsmaker and this is his projected total.
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