Maybe the most famous field goal in Boston College history is getting talked about a lot this week.
David Gordon’s career-long 41-yarder as time expired on Nov. 20, 1993, gave Boston College a stunning victory against then-No. 1 Notre Dame, the week after the Fighting Irish knocked off top-ranked Florida State at home.
Now, a little less than a week short of exactly 27 years later, No. 2 Notre Dame faces BC a week after knocking off No. 1 Clemson. Odd coincidence or ominous sign of things to come?
Across major college football this weekend the theme was ranked teams hitting the road as sizable favorites — then over the course of about 24 hours the