HN.com Iowa/Purdue Preview

In this week's preview, take a look at stats from the video game simulation, stats from this year's Iowa and Purdue teams, stats and facts, a look at last year's game, Six Questions with the HN Staff, and much more. It's all free, so check it out.

Iowa Hawkeyes 3-4 (1-3)

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Purdue Boilermakers 5-2 (1-2)



Random Facts

  • In the Joe Tiller Era, not counting bowl games, there have been 3 times that the Boilers have lost 3 or more in a row. Iowa has been a part of all three.
  • Purdue has scored more than 28 points against Iowa only once since 1980, and that was in 1998, when Purdue won 36-14. Iowa hasn't been held to oless than 14 points since 1982. Purdue last scored under 14 in 1990.
  • Purdue owns a 44-32-3 edge in the overall series, but since 1981, Iowa leads 16-5-1.
  • The past two years have been the worst two defenses in the Tiller era at Purdue, giving up 28.1 and 26.7 points, respectively.

This Week

Oct 16, 2007 PU Week: Rafael Eubanks Q&A Premium Story - Iowa's center talks about playing alongside two new faces last week, and more
Oct 16, 2007 PU Week: Jake Christensen Q&A Premium Story - The Iowa quarterback talks about the role of the media, the play of the new offensive linemen & more
Oct 16, 2007 Howe: Ferentz Could Have Done It Differently - HN.com Columnist Reacts to Iowa Coach Calling Out Media
Oct 16, 2007 PU Week: Entire Kirk on the Side Transcript Premium Story - Kirk Ferentz spoke candidly about media policies, recruiting, and much more
Oct 16, 2007 PU Week: AUDIO - Albert Young - Albert Young spoke with the media on Tuesday.
Oct 16, 2007 PU Week: AUDIO - Ken Iwebema Premium Story - Ken Iwebema spoke with the media on Tuesday.
Oct 16, 2007 PU Week: AUDIO - Mike Humpal Premium Story - Mike Humpal spoke with the media on Tuesday.
Oct 16, 2007 PU Week: AUDIO - Rafael Eubanks - Rafael Eubanks spoke with the media on Tuesday.
Oct 16, 2007 PU Week: AUDIO - Jake Christensen Premium Story - Jake Christensen spoke with the media on Tuesday.
Oct 16, 2007 PU Week: AUDIO - Harold Dalton Premium Story - Harold Dalton spoke with the media on Tuesday.
Oct 16, 2007 PU Week: AUDIO - Seth Olsen Premium Story - Seth Olsen spoke with the media on Tuesday.
Oct 16, 2007 PU Week: AUDIO - A.J. Edds Premium Story - A.J. Edds spoke with the media on Tuesday.
Oct 16, 2007 PU Week: AUDIO - Kirk on the Side - Listen to a candid interview with Kirk Ferentz, following Tuesday's press conference.
Oct 16, 2007 Kirk Ferentz Tuesday Press Conference Quotes - Iowa head coach Kirk Ferentz talks about Purdue, Injuries and more

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