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Purdue Grad. Technical Writer with the Avalon Group in Indianapolis. The Football Guy at Hammer & Rails.

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Purdue Boilermakers Game Day Vitals: Illinois

Your place to get the lowdown on the head-to-head football matchup between Purdue and Illinois in Champaign this Saturday.

Purdue-Penn State Post-Game Vent Thread

H&R is effectively re-directing the angry comments and other thoughts and opinions of Purdue football fans to this "vent thread" following an absolutely pathetic loss to The Nittany Lions at home.

11 Days To Purdue Basketball: Stephen Toyra

In another installment of the basketball countdown, H&R examines the walk-on/local phenom from Faith Christian.

14 Days To Purdue Basketball: Dru Anthrop

Former walk-on and local product looks to finish his Purdue basketball career with limited minutes, but figures to be an emotional leader for a young, inexperienced team.

2012 Big Ten Football: Week 9 Preview

In Week 9 B1G football action, home field advantage looks to play a huge role in deciding close games. Also, watch for the good teams to continue to break away from the rest of the pack.

Purdue Boilermakers Game Day Vitals: Minnesota

Your place to find all of the vitally important information about the Boilermakers' Saturday road game in Minneapolis.

23 Days To Purdue Basketball: Jay Simpson

Freshman forward is due to redshirt or fight for minutes at a crowded position.

Purdue Boilermakers Game Day Vitals: Ohio State

The place to find all of the vital information about Purdue at Ohio State: tickets, kickoff time, TV, radio and more!

Purdue Boilermakers Game Day Vitals: Wisconsin

The place to find all of the vital information about Saturday's football matchup: tickets, game time, TV, radio, promotions and so much more!

34 Days To Purdue Basketball: Jacob Lawson

The sophomore Forward must improve game, correct behavior issues, fight off talented competitors to earn more minutes and starting role.

Purdue vs. Marshall Post-Game: An Insider's Look

After getting personnel into the press box for yet another Purdue football game in Ross-Ade Stadium, H&R completes the Marshall game week coverage with a post-game wrap from a view on the inside.

Purdue Boilermakers Game Day Vitals: Michigan

The place where H&R readers and fans of both teams alike can find all of the vital and/or useful information about Purdue's Week 6 home game vs. Michigan.

Marshall at Purdue 2nd Half Game Thread

A second game thread for the Marshall football game so H&R readers can post live comments about the game.

Purdue Boilermakers Game Day Vitals: Marshall

In yet another edition of the Game Day Vitals series, H&R brings fans all of the vital information about Purdue Football's Week 5 home game vs. Marshall.

50 Days to Purdue Basketball: Travis Carroll

With 50 day to the start of basketball season, today Hammer & Rails analyzes #50, the junior Forward for Purdue, Travis Carroll in its "Days to Purdue Basketball" Countdown. H&R also celebrates an unofficial Travis Carroll Day in honor.

Boilermaker Football Week 3 Game Day Vitals: Purdue vs. Eastern Michigan

Hammer & Rails brings readers another weekly horde of information related to its upcoming football opponent. This week the Game Day Vitals are all things Eastern Michigan.

Boilermaker Football Week 2 Game Day Vitals: Purdue at Notre Dame

Hammer & Rails brings to readers and fans all of the vital information they will need concerning Saturday's rivalry game in South Bend between the Purdue and Notre Dame football squads.

Breaking News: Danny Hope Names Caleb TerBush the Starting QB vs. Notre Dame

A breaking story from GoldandBlack.com reports that Danny Hope named Caleb TerBush as Purdue's starting Quarterback against Notre Dame this Saturday on his weekly radio show Monday afternoon.

Purdue vs. Eastern Kentucky Post-Game Report: An Insider's Look

Hammer & Rails discusses Purdue's victory over Eastern Kentucky at Ross-Ade Stadium yesterday with the privilege of having someone on the inside for post-game interviews with players and coaches.

Boilermaker Football Week 1 Game Day Vitals: Purdue vs. Eastern Kentucky

Hammer & Rails brings to Boilermaker football fans a post on the "game day vitals" for the Eastern Kentucky game later today. The purpose of the post is to deliver fans with tons of important info about the game and the teams involved.

2 Days to Purdue Football: Frankie Williams and Jonathan Curry

With 2 days until kickoff for Purdue's football game of the season, Hammer & Rails looks at two excellent multi-purpose products--Frankie Williams, redshirt freshman Cornerback, and Jonathan Curry, incoming freshman Running Back/ Tight End.

4 Days to Purdue Football: O.J. Ross and Taylor Richards

With 4 days left in the Kickoff Countdown, Hammer & Rails examines Purdue's junior Wide Receiver O.J. Ross, who hopes to have a great 2012 season as an incumbent starter, and sophomore Safety Taylor Richards, who is set to be a starter this fall.

6 Days to Purdue Football: Gary Bush

Purdue Wide Receiver Gary Bush looks to expand his role within the offense this season. Now in his junior year, Bush is slated to play the slot as the team's #3 WR, where the speedster should excel and see increased production and playing time.

8 Days to Purdue Football: Raheem Mostert

Purdue's explosive true sophomore return specialist Raheem Mostert is set to have another electrifying year returning kicks. He also figures to see significant playing time as an offensive contributor, both as a Running Back and Wide Receiver.

9 Days to Purdue Football: Robert Marve and Anthony Brown

After being granted a sixth year of eligibility, Purdue QB Robert Marve looks to contribute offensively this year behind starter Caleb TerBush. Meanwhile, freshman DB Anthony Brown will likely get the redshirt this season.

10 Days to Purdue Football: Sean Robinson

Former Purdue starting QB Sean Robinson is coming off a redshirt season in 2011 and has recently made a position change to Linebacker. The junior looks to compete for playing time this year at OLB.

11 Days to Purdue Football: Akeem Hunt

Purdue Sophomore RB #11 Akeem Hunt should see his production greatly increase in 2012 as he becomes the backup Halfback behind senior captain Akeem Shavers, partly due to shallow depth at the position for the Boilermakers.

17 Days to Purdue Football: Charles Torwudzo and Austin Parker

With 17 days until the start of Purdue's football season, H&R's Kickoff Countdown looks at redshirt sophomore WR Charles Torwudzo and redshirt freshman QB Austin Parker. Both will be reserve in 2012 and must bide their time for snaps.

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