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Boston College set for Saturday opener against Villanova

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When Boston College senior captains Ian White and Kasim Edebali walk out to midfield at Alumni Stadium for the coin toss of Saturday’s opener against Villanova, senior quarterback Chase Rettig says it won’t bother him in the least that he won’t be there to make the call.

Rettig says he’s fine with the team’s decision to select White, a right tackle, and Edebali, a fifth-year defensive end, as captains.

“There’s a lot that’s gone on since I’ve been here, but there’s a lot of deserving guys,’’ said Rettig, a three-year starter who will be making his 34th career start — and 33d in a row — when the Eagles, in coach Steve Addazio’s debut, attempt to put behind them last season’s 2-10 record.

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