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 Troy Stradford
Troy Stradford
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Troy Stradford '86

- One of the greatest running backs ever to wear Boston College's Maroon and Gold, he established a school rushing record at the time of his graduation with 3,504 yards in his thrilling varsity career.

- Troy scored 36 touchdowns - 27 rushing and nine as a pass- receiver - during his tenure at The Heights.

- Co-Captain and All-America tailback for BC's 1986 Hall of Fame Bowl champions, he also played in the 1983 Liberty Bowl and BC's 1985 Cotton Bowl championship game. His 196 yards rushing in the Cotton Bowl victory was the best performance by a running back in a post-season game that year.

- Talented, powerful, and fast, he was a three time All- America and All-East selection.

- After graduation, he played for the NFL's Miami Dolphins, Kansas City Chiefs, and Los Angeles Rams. He also played professionally in Canada.

- Inducted into the Boston College Varsity Club Athletic Hall of Fame in 1996.