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Purdue news, notes, and links for July 24.

Kory sheets is the top running back in the CFL right now.
Kory sheets is the top running back in the CFL right now.
Tom Szczerbowski

Today is the first day of Big Ten Media Days in Chicago. I am not there, as I couldn't get out of the real job, but I will be posting from work and there are boots on the ground from SB Nation in Chicago. For live, as it happens stuff today's first link has everything you need and will also be placed on the cover of the site.

Three is also news of former Boiler Kory Sheets, who is on a tear in Canada.

Big Ten Football Media Days 2013 schedule: How (and who) to watch, plus live-blog updates -
Fans of both leaders and legends can tune in Wednesday for Big Ten Media Days, which is only one day.

Big Ten Media Days 2013: Ten big story lines to watch -
What will we hear about at Big Ten Media Days? A preview, with all ears directed towards Urban Meyer and Jim Delany's chances to speak to the media in Chicago.

How will Ohio State potentially replace Carlos Hyde? - Land-Grant Holy Land
With Carlos Hyde being suspended for the foreseeable future, a number of Ohio State running backs will need to step up to fill the void.

What Can We Expect From Indiana Basketball's Noah Vonleh? - The Crimson Quarry
Noah Vonleh is a top 10 recruit coming into a program that doesn't have much post depth in front of him. What should we expect from him to start his career at Indiana?

Media Tabs Penn State To Finish Third In Leaders Division - Black Shoe Diaries
Ohio State sweeps conferences honors from the Big Ten media.

The Most Realistic Iowa Football EA Sports 2014 Simulation On the Internet | Purdue - Black Heart Gold Pants
EA Sports NCAA 2014 is out and we have a copy ready to simulate the Hawkeye football season.

Red Bull Cliff Diving | David Colturi tops the lot
American wins his first event at fourth stop of 2013 World Series in Italy. He is also a former Boiler diver.

Cliff Diver Steven LoBue on Preparing for Competition -
Cliff diver Steven LoBue has always been a thrill seeker. But jumping off of cliffs takes a lot of physical and mental preparation. He is also a Boilermaker.

Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl | More Than A Bowl Game
The Big Ten now has another Bowl game

Kory Sheets is CFL's No. 1 running back | Football | CBC Sports
Listen in as Andrew Bucholtz of Yahoo Sports joins 3rd and Long hosts Andy McNamara and Carlan Gay to debate whether or not Kory Sheets of the Saskatchewan Roughriders is the top running back in the CFL.

The 5 Most Troll Statements About Badger Football - Bucky's 5th Quarter
Predicting Powerful Polemics Per The Badgers 2013 Season.

Lincoln Logs: #1 Scheduling - The Champaign Room
In the first step to building Illini football, Brandon Birkhead says Illinois needs to stop hitting themselves in the face with a brick that is their non-conference scheduling.

Carlos Hyde, Bradley Roby headline rough news day for Ohio State, Urban Meyer - Land-Grant Holy Land
After a report he'd been dismissed from the Ohio State football team, Urban Meyer and his coaching staff have suspended tailback Carlos Hyde indefinitely, pending the results of an investigation into assault allegations.

2013 Illinois football's 10 things to know: A desperate search for play-makers -
Tim Beckman didn't really do anything right in his first year as Illinois head coach, but it's hard to say that anybody would have been able to make much of the roster he inherited.

Ohio State Buckeyes nearly unanimous favorite to win Big Ten title in preseason media poll |
All 26 writers in a media poll organized by The Plain Dealer picked Ohio State to play for the Big Ten title, while Michigan barely beat out Nebraska as the Legends Division favorite.

Amazon CEO finds Apollo 11 rocket engines -
Amazon's Jeff Bezos has verified that he recovered two engines from NASA's Apollo 11 moon mission. I think one needs to come home and be placed in front of Neil's building on campus.