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Tuesday, November 15, 2011
Keeping up with Kuechly

By Matt Fortuna

Boston College will enter Notre Dame Stadium on Saturday with just a 3-7 record, a 2-5 mark in ACC play and four losses by double-digits. But the Eagles do boast Luke Kuechly, a bright spot that cannot be ignored in an otherwise forgettable season.

The 6-foot-3, 237-pound junior linebacker from Cincinnati is currently No. 11 in Todd McShay's 2012 rankings of draft-eligible players. He is No. 12 on Mel Kiper's Big Board. But if and when he does move on to the NFL, he will leave behind a college legacy that will not easily be re-written.

Among the notable accomplishments:
Suffice it to say that Notre Dame will have its hands full trying to stay away from Kuechly this Saturday.