2020 ScheduleAll times ET

2020 Schedule
1-0, 1st in Big Ten - West
Horvath hurdles defender for big Purdue first down (0:30)
Petras takes it on the sneak for an Iowa TD (0:22)
Bell makes sliding TD catch for Purdue (0:29)

CFB Pod: The guys look ahead to Week 8 and give their picks. Plus, Bill Connelly and Adam Rittenberg preview the Big Ten

Pollack and Negnadhi kick off the podcast discussing what looks to be a competitive week of football, what’s up with Bo Nix, Pollack doling out gambling advice, Florida State playing hard, Iowa State rediscovering its identity and their Week 8 picks. Then, Bill Connelly joins the show to talk about potential defensive weaknesses for Ohio State, Penn State missing Micah Parsons, Michigan’s high-potential sophomore class and who can give Wisconsin a run in the West (30:45). Later, Adam Rittenberg hops on to get into pressure facing the Wolverines, how close the Nittany Lions are to the Buckeyes and the intrigue surrounding Indiana and Minnesota (42:00).

Rondale Moore opting back in Purdue, check out what he brings to the field (1:03)
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8dHeather Dinich

Purdue's Brohm to miss opener after positive test

Purdue coach Jeff Brohm confirmed he had a positive COVID-19 test and will follow CDC and Big Ten guidelines and self-isolate for 10 days, becoming the first Big Ten head coach to publicly announce a positive diagnosis.

Purdue WR Moore opts back in to 2020 season (1:20)
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33dAdam Rittenberg

WR Moore rejoining Purdue for 2020 campaign

Purdue wide receiver Rondale Moore, who in 2018 became the first true freshman consensus All-American in Big Ten history, is the latest star to return to his team after the conference announced it will have a fall season.

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35dHeather Dinich and Adam Rittenberg

Inside the meeting that saved the Big Ten football season

The Big Ten is playing football this fall. What changed? It all came down to updated medical reports. Those who provided that report take ESPN inside the meeting with Big Ten presidents that changed everything.


The CFB Pod: The Big Ten is BACK! The guys examine how the conference went from postponing its season to an eight-game schedule start in October

David Pollack and Kevin Negandhi kick off the podcast with Adam Rittenberg after the breaking news of the Big Ten playing an eight-game season starting October 24. The guys get into how rapid testing was the game changer in the conference’s decision, the lack of flexibility with the shortened timeline of the season and if players will consider opting back in. Then, Pollack and Negandhi discuss how the Big Ten screwed this whole thing up, why the Pac-12 is even more behind in college football, how the conference stacks up behind Ohio State and D’Eriq King looking ready to scare ACC defenses.

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41dAdam Rittenberg and Heather Dinich

Big Ten football is back: What you need to know

After initially canceling its fall college football season, the Big Ten announced the conference will resume play starting the weekend of Oct. 24.

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43dAdam Rittenberg and Heather Dinich

Sources: No vote taken as Big Ten meets again

The Big Ten's presidents and chancellors did not vote Sunday on whether to start the fall football season after hearing updated medical information and other presentations on a potential return to play, sources told ESPN.

Team Stats

Passing Yards282.023rd
Rushing Yards104.087th
Points For24.0Tied-76th
Points Against20.0Tied-81st