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BC Recruiting video

Postby CTeagle08 on Fri Feb 08, 2013 3:01 am



A bit long, but I enjoyed it. Seems like they have upgraded in the editing department too.
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Re: BC Recruiting video

Postby BCdee on Fri Feb 08, 2013 7:57 am

I LOVE THIS VIDEO!!!!! :screamyeagle

All recruits need to watch this! It's very well done!! :kudos
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Re: BC Recruiting video

Postby claver2010 on Fri Feb 08, 2013 8:16 am

It is long but worth watching

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Re: BC Recruiting video

Postby TobaccoRoadEagle on Fri Feb 08, 2013 8:58 am

if vinny were still here i would ask him to watch that video and report back with an essay listing the top 5 reasons that he sucked ass at his job.
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Re: BC Recruiting video

Postby eagle9903 on Fri Feb 08, 2013 9:13 am

A few things:

1) that was awesome and I am a cynical asshole who hates almost anything targeting people younger than myself.
2) while this could be an aberration it appears that the staff/administration understands the value of selling the product
3) 5 IN THE LAST 5 is an incredible, incredible figure that should be the fucking title.
4) remove the nerds studying in bapst
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Re: BC Recruiting video

Postby BCdee on Fri Feb 08, 2013 9:17 am

I just watched it again. They are trying to put the excitement back in BC Football! Love it. :angrychicken

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Re: BC Recruiting video

Postby Irishriviera on Fri Feb 08, 2013 9:44 am

Great video. Could have used some William Green and Romo but since they're targeting HS kids I uderstand why they didn't make the cut.
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Re: BC Recruiting video

Postby HJS on Fri Feb 08, 2013 9:46 am

The good: it shows how incredibly easy a sell BC should be for most students (even without the academic piece).
The bad: it unfortunately does not conclusively tell the viewer whether or not the football program "will protect this house."
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Re: BC Recruiting video

Postby twballgame9 on Fri Feb 08, 2013 10:12 am

That's a high quality piece of propaganda right there. Kudos to the new administration.
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Re: BC Recruiting video

Postby flyingelvii on Fri Feb 08, 2013 10:18 am

And of course Jay-Z is in there.
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Re: BC Recruiting video

Postby Cadillac90 on Fri Feb 08, 2013 10:55 am

A few observations:

1) All those different uniform combinations has to confuse the fuck out of a recruit.
2) Herzy was awesome.
3) I forgot how good the first TD pass by Matt Ryan was in the 2007 VT game.
4) Fuck you Spaz.
5) The Dazzler is a meathead.
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Re: BC Recruiting video

Postby hansen on Fri Feb 08, 2013 11:11 am

First five minuytes of that video might be the best collection of BC football highlights I've ever seen.

All the big highlights are in there... i can't think of one that is missing.
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Re: BC Recruiting video

Postby b0mberMan on Fri Feb 08, 2013 11:12 am

Cadillac90 wrote:1) All those different uniform combinations has to confuse the fuck out of a recruit.

You sure? Oregon uses their 50,000 or whatever combinations as a selling point.
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Re: BC Recruiting video

Postby AdamBC on Fri Feb 08, 2013 11:15 am

There were parts of that clip that could easily be an upgrade to the typical national commercial BC shows during a game on ESPN.

Showcase Boston, showcase the awesome buildings at BC. Showcase how good we are at sports.

Done.
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Re: BC Recruiting video

Postby 2001Eagle on Fri Feb 08, 2013 11:19 am

The only thing that could improve the video, IMHO, is a shot of Spaz and Gene being waterboarded Zero Dark Thirty style.
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Re: BC Recruiting video

Postby eagle216 on Fri Feb 08, 2013 1:05 pm

Two points:
- one of the lyrics for one of the rap songs said "back to the MAC". Didn't like the irony in that.
- its gay to cite 3 division championships, which necessarily includes the one year when we were in a 3 way tie but didn't go to the ACCCG due to the tiebreaker. I though we mocked Yukon or RU for doing something like this.

But a great video no doubt. Would have liked to see more Paul Pete. Was he even in there?
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Re: BC Recruiting video

Postby BC96 on Fri Feb 08, 2013 3:05 pm

hansen wrote:First five minuytes of that video might be the best collection of BC football highlights I've ever seen.

All the big highlights are in there... i can't think of one that is missing.


I was hoping Waddle's one handed catch against Penn State was in the video. I have heard a lot about it but haven't seen it.
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Re: BC Recruiting video

Postby MF73-Eleazar on Fri Feb 08, 2013 11:36 pm

hansen wrote:First five minuytes of that video might be the best collection of BC football highlights I've ever seen.

All the big highlights are in there... i can't think of one that is missing.


INT return for TD against undefeated ND in 2002.

Maybe something from our win against an SEC team at the Music City Bowl in 2001.

Paul Pete to Gonazalez at ND.

Hartsell to Grice at Ann Arbor.

Also the short video of Jags tossing an orange to the players chanting, "WE'RE GOING TO THE 'SHIP!"

There's probably a couple more, but this season has made me drink those good memories away.
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Re: BC Recruiting video

Postby BCDF22 on Sat Feb 09, 2013 10:00 am

Don't think Keeks INT return against Miami was in there either. Awesome video though. Def should have added Jags and "goin to the 'Ship"
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Re: BC Recruiting video

Postby commavegarage on Sat Feb 09, 2013 11:52 am

good effort, just wish they skipped "highlights" from the last 4 years.

forgot how amazing that raji play was
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Re: BC Recruiting video

Postby ClubMed93 on Sat Feb 09, 2013 9:02 pm

I was ready to button up my chinstrap after the first 3 minutes.

Definitely agree with MF73 that the Josh Ott play and PaulPete -> Gonzo have gotta be in there.

But the most glaring omission to me was zero clips of Kiwanuka. (BTW, eff you Boise)
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Re: BC Recruiting video

Postby vegasEagle on Sun Feb 10, 2013 11:03 am

would have liked to have seen the clip of Cowboy Jack yelling "we're gonna go somewhere big" in the locker room after the Flutie Pass.
That gets me fired up everytime I see it.
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