Boston College junior quarterback Phil Jurkovec will be one of the numerous college quarterbacks serving as a counselor at the Manning Passing Academy scheduled to be held at Nicholls State University in Thibodaux, Louisiana. This event will be held on July 15-18 and was not held in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
According to Jeff Duncan, Jurkovec will join a who's who in college football quarterbacks at an event meant to help young athletes learn the basic fundamentals of football. The event's executive director is Archie Manning with Eli and Cooper Manning both serving as Senior Associate Directors.
Duncan provided a list of participating quarterbacks that are as follows:
Jurkovec is entering his second year as the starting quarterback at Boston College, after transferring from Notre Dame after the 2019 season. Last season Jurkovec was integral in the resurgence of a BC passing game that had been dormant under Steve Addazio. In just ten games he threw for 2,558 yards, 17 touchdowns and just five interceptions. He also rushed for 150 yards, and had three touchdowns on the ground.
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