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For Terps, Durkin, Quick Lane Bowl vs. Boston College is 'a reward for our guys'

For Terps, Durkin, Quick Lane Bowl vs. Boston College is 'a reward for our guys'

Maybe it's a good thing for first-year coach DJ Durkin that the Maryland football team will be playing its bowl game in Detroit rather than in some warm-weather spot where beach time is more alluring than practice time.

Given how careful Durkin has been in trying to keep his relatively young Terps focused on their next opponent through an up-and-down season, the Quick Lane Bowl against Boston College (6-6) at Ford Field on Dec. 26 might be the perfect combination of a beatable opponent and a slightly tame (and cold) locale.

A 7-6 final record would look a lot better than a 6-7 mark after a regular season that began with four straight victories and included the most challenging...

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