I have to say that I am getting the college football itch and NCAA Football '12 on my PS3 can't quite scratch it. Today's links are very much football heavy with all the info you need to know about a I-AA team in our season opener.
State of the Union: Big Ten Recruiting Update 8.7.12 - Black Shoe Diaries
BSD's weekly breakdown on the 2013 recruiting classes in the Big Ten. While Purdue's class is good, it is still No. 10 in the B1G.
Purdue Trio Helps NW Indiana Win MCL Championship - PURDUESPORTS.COM - Purdue Official Athletic Site
Purdue baseball's Brandon Krieg, Bennett Oliver and Kyle Wood all saw action in each of the four playoff games for the Northwest Indiana Oilmen, helping their summer league team win the Midwest Collegiate League championship crown.
Purdue football: Tuesday's quick hits | Journal and Courier | jconline.com
Among the biggest notes: Jordan Shine still has not passed a physical and Ishmael Aristide did NOT tear an ACL (Surprise!). Also, Robert Gregory is now at running back.
Jalen Coleman Breaks Down His Recruiting
The 2015 target officially has a Purdue offer.
B1G Power Poll, Pre-Season Edition: Know Your Union Civil War Generals - Off Tackle Empire
Of course there is an ACL joke here.
GoldandBlack.com - Hope looking for discipline; Day 4 report
Rob Henry could be returning kicks.
Eastern Kentucky is OVC football pick " Knoxville News Sentinel
Our first football opponent is picked to win their conference again and return to the FCS playoffs.
Eastern Kentucky University Athletics - Football Season Preview: The Defense & Special Teams
A deeper look at EKU's defense.
Eastern Kentucky University Athletics - Football Season Preview: The Offense
T.J. Pryor is likely going to leave EKU as the best QB in the school's history.