Purdue Rumors & News

  • Purdue QB Elijah Sindelar played down stretch with torn ACL

    ESPN "Purdue quarterback Elijah Sindelar not only helped the Boilermakers squeak into a bowl game, he was also the offensive MVP in winning that game -- all with a torn ACL in his left knee. Coach Jeff Brohm revealed the nature of the sophomore's injury after Purdue's 38-35 win over Arizona in the..." December 28

  • Reports: Tennessee coaching search shifts attention to Purdue's Jeff Brohm

    CBS Sports "Tennessee athletic director John Currie needed to nail this coaching hire in the worst way possible after botching the Greg Schiano debacle from over the weekend. Currie may have done just that, possibly saving his job in the process. According to multiple reports, Tennessee is shifting its..." November 29

  • Sindelar takes over as Purdue's starting QB after Blough suffers season-ending injury

    Journal Gazette & Times-Courier "Shortly after coach Jeff Brohm made official what we suspected about David Blough’s injury situation, Purdue’s quarterback delivered his own message. “Thank you for all the love and support over the last few days,” Blough wrote on Twitter. “Learned a lot these past few months! Ready for this..." November 07

  • Speight’s father decries Purdue's handling of son’s injury

    Detroit News "As Wilton Speight lay on the field, sacked and then hit by a second Purdue defender, his parents urgently made their way toward the locker room. Bobby and Martha Speight, worried about their son, could not have anticipated what would transpire over the next few hours, when they thought the..." October 27

  • Joe Tiller, all-time winningest coach at Purdue, dies at 74

    CBS Sports "Joe Tiller, the legendary Purdue coach who ushered the spread offense into the Big Ten, has died at age 74. The university's official football account confirmed Tiller's passing on Saturday morning. Tiller died in Buffalo, Wyoming, where he lived. He is survived by his wife, Arnette, his three..." September 30

  • Jim Harbaugh rips Purdue’s facilities: This is no different than what I saw in 1986

    Land of 10 "The facilities at Purdue are not up to an acceptable standard, according to Jim Harbaugh. The Michigan coach ripped the team’s facilities in a rant during his Monday press conference, calling on the Big Ten to intervene and set up a “minimum standard of care” for opposing teams. “We are going..." September 25

  • Purdue running back Markell Jones sidelined with knee injury

    Journal Gazette & Times-Courier "Purdue started the season with five healthy running backs. After one game, the list has been reduced to four. First-year coach Jeff Brohm said Monday that junior Markell Jones might miss a “couple weeks or more” after sustaining a knee injury in Saturday’s loss to Louisville. “He’s had a..." September 06