7 Points: Don't Overlook Laurinaitis

Has LB James Laurinaitis been too good for too long? Will WR Ramses Barden tower over the competition in the NFL? What's so special about DE Connor Barwin? And why is Dicky Lyons blaming Peyton Manning for his knee injury? Find out the answers to those questions and more in Ed Thompson's latest 7 Points.
April 19, 2009

Texans Scouts in Big Ten Country

Scouts from the Houston Texans and several other teams headed north to West Lafayette, IN to take in the Purdue Boilermakers Pro Day. Although the Texans first or second round picks will likely not be alums of Purdue, there are quite a few players on the second day who could fit in well in Houston.
April 2, 2009

Texans Scouts in Big Ten Country

Scouts from the Houston Texans and several other teams headed north to West Lafayette, IN to take in the Purdue Boilermakers Pro Day. Although the Texans first or second round picks will likely not be alums of Purdue, there are quite a few players on the second day who could fit in well in Houston.
March 24, 2009

NFL Draft Update: February 16

Scout.com's Ed Thompson shares updates and insight from his conversations with six players who are heading to the NFL Scouting Combine this week: Virginia's RB Cedric Peerman and TE John Phillips, Penn State WR Deon Butler, Purdue RB Kory Sheets and WR Greg Orton, and Buffalo QB Drew Willy.
February 16, 2009

Tuesday Morning UA Senior Bowl Insider Notes

While viewing the North Team practice on a cold, windy Tuesday morning, Scout.com Senior NFL Analyst Ed Thompson and Draft Analyst Chris Steuber dug out more of the inside scoop on the Under Armour Senior Bowl players and the NFL teams that are showing interest in them.
January 20, 2009

Covering Sheets Could Be Key To Victory

Purdue is known for its spread passing game, but running back Kory Sheets may be the player Ohio State will have to key on in order to silence the Boilermakers' offense this weekend.
October 8, 2008

Spartans Turn Attention To Boilers

As tough as it will be, MSU must put Michigan in their rear view mirror, file it away, and use it as motivation in '08. Better yet, the Spartans should channel their emotion and take their hard feelings out on Purdue.
November 6, 2007