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I was very hopeful that our defense was good and our offense wasn’t as bad as I thought.“It really wasn’t until the first game against Louisville, against a Heisman Trophy candidate (Lamar Jackson), a quarterback very similar to Khalil, that we came into halftime with a lead.
They’ve got a dynamic quarterback that’s hard to contain.The late former Boilermaker coach seemed to redefine "possible" at Purdue during his 12-year run, during which he won a school-record 87 games, took the program to 10 bowl games and claimed a share of the Big Ten title — and the Rose berth that came with it — in 2000 and created scores of memories that should resonate with those Purdue fans who witnessed it all for quite some time. Why was the former Wyoming coach successful at Purdue? Fit: The product of modest Midwestern roots who'd come up through the coaching ranks the hard way in difficult jobs — he didn't get his first head coaching job until he was nearly 50 — Tiller's demeanor and personality fit well at modest Midwestern Purdue and his diversity of experience wired him well for the job ahead and the resources available.