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 Jim Whalen
Jim Whalen
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Jim Whalen '65

- One of the finest receivers in Boston College football history, this gifted tight end caught 73 passes for 1,230 yards and 11 touchdowns during his fine varsity career.

- Selected to every major All-East team after both his junior and senior seasons, he also was selected to play in the 1965 Senior Bowl and East-West Shrine Game.

- Also earned letters in baseball and hockey during his tenure at Boston College.

- Following graduation, he was a two-time All-Pro receiver for the Boston Patriots. He also played professional football for the Denver Broncos and Philadelphia Eagles.

- Inducted into the Boston College Varsity Club Athletic Hall of Fame in 1995.