You choose, we deliver
If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette. Go to and pick the subjects you care most about. We'll deliver your customized daily news report at 3 a.m. Fort Wayne time, right to your email.

Boiling Point

  • Kick times, TV for early football slate
    The Big Ten announced on Wednesday kickoff times and TV plans for the opening weeks of the upcoming football season. The Boilermakers found out their Aug.
  • Purdue gets LB recruit
    Linebacker Markus Bailey, who plays at Hilliard Davidson High School in Hilliard, Ohio, committed to Purdue.
  • Purdue schedules football series with Missouri
    Purdue and Missouri will meet in a football clash between the Big Ten and Southeastern Conference. The Boilermakers travel to Columbia, Missouri on Sept. 16, 2017. They host the Tigers on Sept.

Purdue displays new football jerseys

Purdue unveiled new football jerseys Thursday. The two combinations for home games are black top, gold pants; and black top, black pants. The three combinations for road games are white top, black pants; white top, gold pants; and white top white pants. The black tops feature all gold numbers on the chest, back and sleeves and the player names on the back, with gold trim under both sleeves.

Both tops have the Purdue train logo centered just below the collar. The white tops feature all black numbers on the chest, back and sleeves and the player names on the back, with black trim under both sleeves. According to a news release, the new tops and pants are lighter and more tight-fitting than the previous uniforms used and the tops are composed of a new Cordura material.