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.