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Rivalry games can make a career

Originally Published: November 21, 2004
By Brad Edwards | Special to ESPN.com

For all the BCS storylines, college football is still about the rivalries this time of year.

Performances in rivalry games can leave impressions for generations to come. Good seasons can become great seasons. Ordinary players can become legends.

After an explosive start to the year, the Purdue offense had been stifled for much of Big Ten play, but it came to life against Indiana on Saturday with the Old Oaken Bucket on the line. Kyle Orton emerged from his slump to throw for 522 ...

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