Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Painting a knockoff

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -- Curtis Painter has been anything but the spread offense maestro, possible first-round draft pick Purdue has come to rely on early this season. The Boilermakers quarterback, though, is always primed for a breakout and it could just as easily come today against Penn State. Here's this morning's advance story for today's noon start.

Painting a knockoff

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. -- Curtis Painter has been anything but the spread offense maestro, possible first-round draft pick Purdue has come to rely on early this season. The Boilermakers quarterback, though, is always primed for a breakout and it could just as easily come today against Penn State. Here's this morning's advance story for today's noon start.

It's a perfect Saturday for college football here in Northern Indiana -- clear skies and a crisp 60 degrees. I'll be back with in-game updates and any news.

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Joe Juliano has been a staff writer for The Inquirer for 20 years, covering college sports, golf and the Penn Relays.

Joining Joe this season will be John Stuetz, an intern for The Inquirer and senior at Penn State majoring in print journalism and marketing. This is John's third season covering the Penn State beat. He previously covered the Nittany Lions for the Daily Collegian, the university's student newspaper. A native of Glenside, Montgomery County, John graduated from Cheltenham High School.

For Joe, this will be his fifth season on the paper's Penn State beat. He previously covered the Nittany Lions for United Press International from 1976 to 1984.

Reach Joe at jjuliano@phillynews.com.

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