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Illinois Purdue Football Associated Press
Purdue wide receiver TJ Sheffield somersaults into the end zone in the fourth quarter Saturday at Ross-Ade Stadium in West Lafayette. (Nikos FrazierMBR)

QB swap, defense boost Boilers to open Big Ten

WEST LAFAYETTE – Purdue needed backup quarterback Aidan O'Connell to deliver in a pinch Saturday.

September 26, 2021 1:00 am

Purdue Connecticut Football Associated Press
Purdue will be missing receiver Mershawn Rice, left, and possibly David Bell against Illinois, so Milton Wright, right, may be counted on to pick up the slack. (Stew MilneFRE)

Boilers open conference season

The Big Ten season has arrived in West Lafayette.

September 23, 2021 1:00 am

Purdue Notre Dame Football Associated Press
Purdue receiver David Bell is taken off the field after an injury Saturday against Notre Dame. Purdue said Bell is in concussion protocol. (Michael ConroySTF)

Bell tweets he's healthy; in concussion protocol

Purdue receiver David Bell used his Twitter account to tell fans he was all right after Saturday's scary scene at No. 12 Notre...

September 21, 2021 1:00 am

Purdue Notre Dame Football Associated Press
Purdue wide receiver David Bell (3) is taken off the field after an injury during the second half of an NCAA college football game against Notre Dame in South Bend, Ind., Saturday, Sept. 18, 2021. Notre Dame defeated Purdue 27-13. (AP Photo/Michael Conroy) (Michael Conroy
STF)

Boilermakers top receiver enters concussion protocol

Purdue receiver David Bell used his Twitter account to tell fans he was all right after Saturday’s scary scene at No. 12 Notre...

September 20, 2021 10:20 pm