College Sports The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time  

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College football fans, we’re ranking the best Purdue Boilermakers quarterbacks of all time. It includes every starting quarterback throughout Purdue Boilermakers history, including current quarterbacks and past ones. This Purdue football roster has famous All-Americans, Purdue quarterbacks in the NFL, and Boilermakers players in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Featuring some of the greatest college quarterbacks of all time, the best Purdue QBs include Drew Brees, Mark Herrmann, Bob Griese, and Mike Phipps.

In the 2018 FBS season, the current Purdue Boilermakers QBs are Elijah Sindelar, David Blough, Jack Plummer, Aaron Banks, Danny Carrollo, Aidan O'Connell, and Nick Sipe. 

Who are the greatest quarterbacks in Purdue Boilermakers history? They're all on this comprehensive list of Purdue University football players who have played as quarterback. 

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1
268 31
Drew Brees is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time

1997 - 2000

2
134 36
Bob Griese is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time

1964 - 1966

3
86 51
Jim Everett is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time

1981 - 1985

4
107 70
Kyle Orton is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time

2001 - 2004

5
83 51
Mark Herrmann is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Mark Herrmann

1977 - 1980

6
60 35
Mike Phipps is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time

1967 - 1969

7
69 45
David Blough is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
David Blough

2015 - 2018

8
54 33
Gary Danielson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time

1970 - 1972

9
58 41
Curtis Painter is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time

2005 - 2008

10
59 52
Jeff George is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time

1986 - 1989

11
49 44
Elijah Sindelar is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Elijah Sindelar

2015 - 2018

12
41 36
Billy Dicken is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Billy Dicken

1994, 1996, 1997

13
34 29
Danny Etling is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Danny Etling

2013 - 2014

14
35 31
Scott Campbell is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Scott Campbell

1980 - 1983

15
18 15
Bernie Allen is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Bernie Allen

1958 - 1960

16
27 26
Robert Marve is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Robert Marve

2010 - 2012

17
27 26
Austin Appleby is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Austin Appleby

2013 - 2016

18
26 25
Eric Hunter is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Eric Hunter

1989 - 1992

19
23 24
Joey Elliott is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Joey Elliott

2006 - 2009

20
21 24
Rick Trefzger is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Rick Trefzger

1993 - 1996

21
16 18
Mark Vitali is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Mark Vitali

1974 - 1976

22
20 23
Caleb Terbush is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Caleb Terbush

2009, 2011, 2012

23
12 16
Matt Pike is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Matt Pike

1991 - 1993

24
12 17
Doug Downing is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Doug Downing

1984 - 1987

25
14 20
Rob Henry is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Rob Henry

2010, 2012, 2013

26
10 15
Ron DiGravio is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Ron DiGravio

1961 - 1963

27
13 20
Brandon Kirsch is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Brandon Kirsch

2002 - 2005

28
10 18
Shawn McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Shawn McCarthy

1986 - 1989

29
10 18
Brandon Hance is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Brandon Hance

2000 - 2001

30
8 18
Brian Fox is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Brian Fox

1988