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Purdue can regain the Shillelagh for the first time in 14 years.

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Can Purdue pull off the upset today?

It has been a very long time since Purdue beat a ranked Notre dame in South Bend. You are looking back at 1974 for that. This is a somewhat vulnerable Notre Dame team though. The offensive line is shaky and the running game has not been established. Florida State and toledo took them to the brink in the first two weeks of the season, and Purdue might be better than both of those.

This is not a must-win for Purdue by any means, but a victory has Purdue looking at a 4-0 start with a weaker Illinois team coming to town next week and even a potential top 25 ranking, something else that has not happened in 14 years. Last year Purdue had a chance to seize a ranking with a win over Northwestern and didn’t get it. It had the same in 2018 against Michigan State and failed. Is the third time the charm?

It is a “turn the Brohm era around” type of game.

GameDay Vitals

Opponent Nebraska Cornhuskers: Current Record: 3-5, 1-4
Opponent Nebraska Cornhuskers: Current Record: 3-5, 1-4
Stadium Memorial Stadium
Capacity 85,458
Surface Prescription Athletic Turf
Mascot Herbie Husker
Tickets $25 on Stubhub
Kickoff Time 3:30pm EDT
TV ESPN2
Online Streaming ESPN2
Satellite Radio Sirius XM Channel 196
Odds Draft Kings Sports Book has Nebraska by 7 points
All-Time Series Nebraska leads 5-4
Last Purdue Win 31-27 at Purdue on 11/2/2019
Last Nebraska Win 37-27 at Purdue on 12/5/2020
SB Nation Blog Representation Corn Nation
Weather Forecast 64 degrees, sunny
2020 Wisconsin Postseason None
Coach Scott Frost (15-25 in 4th season at Nebraska, 34-32 overall
Is the H&R Staff Attending? No