Quick quiz: What team in the Big Ten does Purdue have its longest winning streak against? The answer: The Illinois Fighting Illini. Purdue has won five in a row in the series for the Cannon since a questionable Illinois win in 2002. It's going to be a tall task for the Boilers to make it six in a row, but I am live in Champaign doing my annual road trip diary hoping that it happens.
So let's make it happen today. Here is your Open Thread, with receiving running back extraordinaire Brandon Jones leading the way in the highlight