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 2017 FBS season, the current Purdue Boilermakers QBs are Elijah Sindelar, David Blough, Jared Sparks, Griffin Alstott, 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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123 17
Drew Brees is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Drew Brees 1997 - 2000

2
73 14
Bob Griese is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Bob Griese 1964 - 1966

3
51 18
Jim Everett is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Jim Everett 1981 - 1985

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63 37
Kyle Orton is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Kyle Orton 2001 - 2004

5
42 22
Mark Herrmann is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Mark Herrmann 1977 - 1980

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28 11
Gary Danielson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Gary Danielson 1970 - 1972

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36 22
Mike Phipps is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Mike Phipps 1967 - 1969

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36 24
Elijah Sindelar is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Elijah Sindelar 2015 - 2017

9
31 22
Jeff George is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Jeff George 1986 - 1989

10
30 22
Curtis Painter is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Curtis Painter 2005 - 2008

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33 25
David Blough is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
David Blough 2015 - 2017

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19 12
Austin Appleby is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Austin Appleby 2013 - 2016

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25 18
Billy Dicken is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Billy Dicken 1994, 1996, 1997

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18 12
Robert Marve is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Robert Marve 2010 - 2012

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24 18
Scott Campbell is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Scott Campbell 1980 - 1983

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18 13
Joey Elliott is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Joey Elliott 2006 - 2009

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18 14
Danny Etling is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Danny Etling 2013 - 2014

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17 13
Eric Hunter is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Eric Hunter 1989 - 1992

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13 10
Bernie Allen is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Bernie Allen 1958 - 1960

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16 14
Rick Trefzger is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Rick Trefzger 1993 - 1996

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14 15
Caleb Terbush is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Caleb Terbush 2009, 2011, 2012

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10 11
Rob Henry is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Rob Henry 2010, 2012, 2013

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8 9
Ron DiGravio is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Ron DiGravio 1961 - 1963

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7 8
Matt Pike is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Matt Pike 1991 - 1993

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8 10
Brandon Kirsch is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Brandon Kirsch 2002 - 2005

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8 10
Doug Downing is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Doug Downing 1984 - 1987

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7 11
Mark Vitali is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Mark Vitali 1974 - 1976

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6 10
Brian Fox is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Brian Fox 1988

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7 12
Brandon Hance is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Brandon Hance 2000 - 2001

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6 13
Shawn McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks of All Time
Shawn McCarthy 1986 - 1989