Hon. Ed King '48
- An inspiring offensive and defensive tackle, he was a driving force behind the success of the Eagles' post-war football teams.
- Earned varsity letters as a catcher for the Boston College baseball team.
- After a professional football career with the Buffalo Bills and Baltimore Colts, he served his home state as Director of the Massachusetts Port Authority and Governor of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
- Inducted into the Boston College Varsity Club Athletic Hall of Fame in 1990.