Report: BC’s Amidon To Skip Chance At NFL, Try For U.S. Navy SEALs

NEWTON (CBS) – Boston College Eagles wide receiver Alex Amidon is passing up a chance at the NFL in an effort to become a U.S. Navy SEAL, according to a report by SB Nation’s BC Interruption.

The announcement was reportedly made during a Boston College football dinner Wednesday night.

Amidon, a senior, became the school’s all time leader in catches and receiving yards this year.

According to the team website, he was named as an All-Atlantic Coast Conference first-team honoree as a junior who established single-season school records for receptions (78) and receiving yards (1,210) in 2012.

MORE SPORTS FROM CBS BOSTON

Comments

One Comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS Boston

WheelMobile
Download Our App

Listen Live