The Eagles will open Alumni Stadium with the first conference game against Pittsburgh
All express humility for being elected captains
The Boston College football team will be led by graduate wide receiver Josh Bordner, senior linebacker Sean Duggan, graduate center Andy Gallik and graduate defensive back Dominique Williams
Dominique Williams named this year's recipient of McGillis Memorial Scholarship
DUGGAN'S CAREER HIGHS: All-purpose yards: 13, at New Mexico State, Nov. 9, 2013 Kick Returns: 1, at New Mexico State, Nov. 9, 2013 Kick return yards: 13, at New Mexico State, Nov. 9, 2013 (1 return) Interceptions: 1, at Miami (Fla.), Nov. 25, 2011 Tackles: 9, at Army, Oct. 6, 2012 (4-5) Tackles for loss: 2.0, Florida State, Nov. 3, 2011 (1-0) Fumbles forced: 1, Notre Dame, Nov. 10, 2012 Fumbles recovered: 1, Florida State, Nov. 3, 2011; Clemson, Sept. 29, 2012 Pass breakups: 1, Florida State, Nov. 3, 2011; at Wake Forest, Nov. 3, 2012
2013 (JUNIOR): Saw action in 12 games on defense and special teams ... listed as the team's back-up middle linebacker on the depth chart.
2012 (SOPHOMORE): Appeared in all 12 games ... totaled 39 tackles (17 solo) ... saw action in 395 defensive and special teams plays ... one tackle for loss totaling two yards ... one fumble recovery and one forced fumble ... two tackles recorded against Miami (Sept. 1) and Maine (Sept. 8) ... tallied one tackle in each game versus Northwestern (Sept. 15), Florida State (Oct. 13), and Georgia Tech (Oct. 20) ... recorded six tackles and a forced fumble against Notre Dame (Nov.10) in his one start ... tallied five tackles and a fumble recovery versus Clemson (Sept. 29) ... notched a career-high nine tackles at Army while playing in 103 snaps (Oct. 6) ... recorded four tackles and a pass breakup at Wake Forest (Nov. 3) ... eight tackles recorded in the season finale at NC State (Nov. 24).
2011 (FRESHMAN): Played in 10 games ... registered three starts at weak side linebacker - against Maryland (Oct. 29), Florida State (Nov. 3) and NC State (Nov. 12) ... amassed 39 tackles; four tackles for loss went for five yards ... one interception ... saw action in 392 plays on defensive and special teams ... recorded his first career interception and registered two tackles at Miami (Nov. 25) ... notched seven tackles against NC State (Nov. 12) ... broke up first pass and recovered the first fumble of his career, in addition to making five tackles - 1.5 for loss of three yards versus Florida State (Nov. 3) ... recorded a career-high eight tackles at Maryland (Oct. 29) ... tallied five tackles - one for loss of two - at Clemson (Oct. 8) ... posted seven tackles against UMass (Sept. 24).
HIGH SCHOOL: Earned All-Ohio Division I second-team honors and All-Southwest District first-team honors as a senior linebacker/kicker at St. Xavier ... also captured All-Greater Catholic League first-team accolades ... registered 79 tackles, three fumble recoveries, two interceptions and one sack in 2010 ... in his first season as the Bombers' kicker, he connected on 10-of-14 field-goal attempts and 25-of-30 extra-point tries; recorded 19 touchbacks ... made 33 stops, including two sacks, and two interceptions as a junior ... played for head coach Steve Specht ... also gained All-League accolades for the Bombers' basketball and lacrosse teams.
PERSONAL: Sean Kevin Duggan ... enrolled as finance major in the Carroll School of Management ... is the recipient of The Hanson Family Athletics Scholarship ... Sean and his older brother, Ryan, are the sons of Bridget and Richard Duggan.