October 31, 2007

Business as usual

They're exactly the same!

Their world is different than any other BC football world has been. They're 8-0 and No. 2 in the country, their quarterback is now a Heisman Trophy candidate, Florida State is coming here as an UNDERDOG. Everything's changed.

But they're exactly the same!

These BC kids haven't changed a bit.

Talking to them Wednesday, as they prepped to try to become the first 9-0 BC team ever, you felt like you were talking to any BC team that was about to play a MAC team or Army in September. No cockiness. No brashness. No chest-beating. No, hey, look at us.

The same. A bunch of smart kids knowing all they've done so far won't mean a hill of beans if they lose Saturday night with the whole country watching.

"I think guys are pretty level-headed and know where we want to get to this season, and we're not even close to being where we want to be right now," said DeJuan Tribble "We've been pretty successful, but we know we still have a lot of things to work on and out team can definitely get better from this (point)."

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