Journal & Courier Purdue insiders Mike Carmin and Nathan Baird discuss the Jeff Brohm-Louisville talk and the short term implications for the Boilers.
Nathan Baird, jconline.com
Purdue 7, Wisconsin 0 – Knox 18 pass from Blough (Spencer Evans kick). Six plays, 55 yards. Time of the drive: 2:29. Time on the clock: 6:11. A block by Shane Evans freed Knox up to reach the end zone on a screen pass. David Blough was 3 of 3 passing on the drive for 38 yards.
Starting quarterback David Blough is among 29 seniors who will be honored before today’s game. Other starters playing their final game in Ross-Ade include center Kirk Barron, cornerback Antonio Blackmon, guards Dennis Edwards and Shane Evans, kicker Spencer Evans, tight end Cole Herdman, running back D.J. Knox, long snapper Ben Makowski, punter Joe Schopper, tackle Eric Swingler and wide receivers Terry Wright and Isaac Zico. Safety Jacob Thieneman will also be honored but will not play while recovering from a staph infection.
The other seniors are Aaron Banks, Brian Bravo, Jarrett Burgess, Tim Cason, Ray Ellis, Kamal Hardy, Jake Herr, Myles Homan, Keiwan Jones, Markell Jones, Ryan Sadkowski, Ethan Smart, Conor Sweeney, Chazmyn Turner and Bearooz Yacoobi.