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Boilermakings Is Celebrating Metric Football

Normally metric football refers to soccer, but our neighbors to the north who love their punting on third downs and rouges have seen two of our boys have a ton of success this year. Kory Sheets is the leading rusher for the Saskatchewan Roughriders, while Joey Elliott tore it up last night in his first start of the year for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers. They lead off today's Boilermakings.

Kory Sheets | Roster | Saskatchewan Roughriders
Kory Sheets is leading the Saskatchewan Roughriders in rushing.

Swaggerville's Return: Elliott lifts Bombers to home win | Winnipeg Blue Bombers
Making his first start since 2010 Joey Elliott completed 33 passes for 406 yards and one touchdown, leading the Bombers to a 32-25 win over the Tiger-Cats.

BHGP previews the Big Ten football season with Graham Filler and Ted Glover from Off Tackle Empire.

Best of the Big Ten: Defense - Maize n Brew
Counting down the best defenses in the Big Ten from the predictable worst (Indiana) to the predictable first (Michigan State).

CornNation Announces the End of Legends & Leaders as Big Ten Division Names - Corn Nation
Nobody remembers it, nobody likes it. So we're no longer using them. East/West, North/ doesn't matter.

BEARD: Elliott earns third CFL start for Winnipeg tonight " Evansville Courier & Press
Joey Elliott has something to prove. He's hoping the rest of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers are ready to follow his lead.

Best of the Big Ten: Offense - Maize n Brew
Maize N' Brew thinks the offense for Purdue could be rather potent.

Boudia talks about Olympic experience - Purdue Exponent: Sports
Former Purdue diver and Olympic medalist David Boudia said he didn't remember anything from his gold medal winning dive.

2012 Big Ten Previews: Purdue with Hammer and Rails > Capital One Bowl
BoilerTMill from Hammer and Rails breaks down Purdue football for the Capital One Bowl. Upset Alert - The Spoiler Teams
We're on upset alert from Marshall.