SB Nation Boilermakers Blog
Saturday, Nov 17, 2012, 3:30 PM EST
SB Nation Fighting Illini Blog
Only Michigan State and Purdue can now join the Big Ten postseason party.
Purdue's bowl hopes now rely on Keeping the Old Oaken Bucket.
Illinois loses yet another conference game. The sun rises in the east.
The Boilermakers will try to keep the Cannon for the 10th time in 13 tries.
Tom Fornelli has the unenviable task of covering Illinois football this season and he answers my questions about the Battle for the Purdue Cannon.
Purdue leads the all-time series for the Cannon, but the 2012 game should be a close one.