November 4, 2007
The run is over
If John Sterling had been announcing the end of the game at Alumni Stadium Saturday night, he might have said the following:
"Ballgame over, national championship dreams over, Heisman Trophy over
We'll spare you the Seminoles win part. You all know that part. But the other stuff
well, it's all gone.
Got news for ya - it probably was never there. Because unless LSU and/or Oregon did NOT run the table, Boston College probably wasn't going to play for the national championship, anyway. It was a nice thought, but it wasn't going to happen.
Here's the thing though - despite what you might think of your team this morning, the ACC title and the Orange Bowl is still very much within reach; and that goes back to what I've been saying all along. There's no way this BC team was the second-best team in the country. The 8-0 was nice, but it also included some shaky stuff and some wins over some shaky teams.
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