Orton should finish strong
Kyle Orton has regained his confidence and is poised to pick apart the Sun Devils' secondary.
Who: Purdue vs. Arizona State
When: Dec. 31, Fri., 2 ET (CBS)
Where: El Paso, Texas
After an impressive 5-0 start, the Boilermakers lost four games by a total of 10 points. Purdue finished the season winning its final two games. The big key to the late-season turnaround was QB Kyle Orton's resiliency. The Sun Devils will be looking to bounce back from an embarrassing defeat to rival Arizona in their season finale.
This game could have featured one of the best quarterback duels of the year, were it not for the injury suffered by Sun Devils' star QB Andrew Walter. Sophomore Sam Keller, who played well in relief against Arizona, will have to find WR Derek Hagan and TE Zach Miller frequently to give his team a chance to keep up.
To continue reading this article you must be an Insider
MORE COLLEGE FOOTBALL HEADLINES
- Longhorns WRs charged with sexual assault
- Auburn's Marshall pays pot possession fines
- Washington QB Miles suspended for opener
- Bowling Green gets former Baylor WR Rhodes
MOST SENT STORIES ON ESPN.COM
- Nike Youth Purdue Boilermakers Black #8 Football Game Jersey