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Purdue signs a total of 24 players for the 2010 recruiting class

Statue of Purdue Pete located outside of Ross Ade Stadium
Statue of Purdue Pete located outside of Ross Ade Stadium
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Purdue’s head coach Danny Hope described the signing day as Christmas as his Purdue football team signed 23 players to come and play in the fall.

Coach Hope signed five defensive lineman, five defensive backs, three wide outs, three linebackers, three tight ends, two kickers, a running back, a quarterback, and an offensive lineman.

For a full list of Purdue’s 2010 signing class and their bios please visit http://ftpcontent.worldnow.com/wthr/PDF/purduesignings.pdf

In the signing day press conference Coach Hope, thinks this recruiting class will go far in helping the Boilermakers in the future.

“I feel like we have some needs at every position, and even more so some specific needs that are really important to our football team right now. We have some guys that can impact the immediate future.” “We had to go out and sign a lot of defensive backs we had four seniors that started for us that are done with their eligibility. So going out and getting some defensive backs who had enough ability had enough size enough speed and also had good enough grades so we can count on them being here and learning and getting ready to play was very important to us.”

According to rivals Purdue’s recruiting class ranks seventh in the Big Ten conference, but Wide Receiver Coach Brian Rock described this 2010 recruiting class as the best the boilermakers have seen since he came to Purdue in 2006.

For a full list of the top NCAA recruiting classes please visit http://footballrecruiting.rivals.com/teamrank.asp?SID=880

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