New coach Jeff Brohm will need to rebuild the Purdue program from the ground up, but he likes the enthusiasm on and around his team.
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Nebraska, Iowa and Minnesota must pick QBs. Northwestern and Purdue need playmakers. Wisconsin and Illinois need help on the defensive front.
Former Purdue interim coach Gerad Parker will not be hired by East Carolina after his arrest Tuesday, an ECU spokesman said.
Gerad Parker was arrested Tuesday on a charge of operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated. He was in the process of joining East Carolina as an assistant coach.
From Iowa's running game to Wisconsin's linebackers, we examine the biggest strengths of each team in the Big Ten West division.
Former Western Kentucky linebacker T.J. McCollum has decided to follow coach Jeff Brohm to Purdue.
The Boilermakers will need a win over Ohio in the nonconference slate after a date against Brohm's alma mater Louisville in the opener.
Safety T.J. Jallow, a junior college transfer, is expected to immediately help Purdue, which finished 13th in the Big Ten in total defense in 2016.
Indiana's Tegray Scales and Iowa's Josey Jewell, the Big Ten's top tacklers in 2016, should help their respective defenses be among the league's best.
Iowa's nationally acclaimed offensive line should be even better this season with another year to develop.
Penn State's Saquon Barkley and Northwestern's Justin Jackson head a talented group of running backs returning to the Big Ten.
Ohio State stays on top after signing a star-studded class ranked No. 2 in the country and an especially good haul in the defensive backfield.
Purdue's recruiting class finished 59th in the nation and dead-last in the Big Ten. Recruiting rankings, however, aren't an exact science. Just ask Drew Brees.
Maryland became the first Big Ten school other than Ohio State, Michigan or Penn State to sign more than five ESPN 300 recruits.
Ohio State and Michigan grabbed the headlines, but don't ignore what Penn State, Maryland -- Maryland! -- and Nebraska did on national signing day as the Big Ten flexed its recruiting muscles.
Time -- and wins and losses -- will ultimately tell if the hires during this coaching cycle made the dean's list, but it's not too early to review how the new 21 head coaches are doing so far.
Buying or selling Michigan? Ohio State or Penn State? Can Purdue rise up? We answer your questions.
It might surprise you to learn that Rutgers has more players on the Super Bowl rosters than any other Big Ten team.
Purdue coach Jeff Brohm has hired Derrick Jackson as an assistant coach.
Purdue faces Heisman Trophy winner Lamar Jackson and Louisville, and Michigan takes on Florida in two of the tougher openers for B1G teams next fall.
Yancey yanks down passes in Shrine Game
Purdue receiver DeAngelo Yancey caught two passes for 34 yards during Saturday's East-West Shrine Game in St. Petersburg, Fla. The senior's 29-yard reception was the longest of the day for the East team, which lost 10-3. Box score
Here are three stats that help explain the 2016 season for Purdue, which finished 3-9 before making a coaching change and hiring Jeff Brohm.
Maybe bowl season didn't quite go as planned for the Big Ten, but the league is as strong as its ever been from top to bottom and trending up.
The Buckeyes were clearly humbled by the shutout loss in the College Football Playoff, but they should find themselves in contention again next season.
The Nittany Lions sit atop the final Big Ten Power Rankings after a narrow loss in the Rose Bowl and Ohio State's thumping at the hands of Clemson.