The Purdue Boilermakers Quarterbacks Who Have Been Selected In The NFL Draft


Purdue University has put out quite a few top quality football payers over the years. How many quarterbacks have they had taken in the NFL Draft though?

Bob DeMoss – 1949 – NY Yanks – 2nd Round

Dale Samuels – 1953 – Cardinals – 3rd Round

Len Dawson – 1957 – Steelers – 1st Round

Bob Griese – 1967 – Dolphins – 1st Round

Mike Phipps – 1970 – Browns – 1st Round

Bo Brobrowski – 1974 – Colts – 12th Round

Craig Nagel – 1976 – Browns – 9th Round

Mark Vitali – 1977 – Chiefs – 10th Round

Mark Herrmann – 1981 – Broncos – 4th Round

Scott Campbell – 1984 – Steelers – 7th Round

Jim Everett – 1986 – Oilers – 1st Round

Drew Brees – 2001 – Chargers – 2nd Round

Kyle Orton – 2005 – Bears – 4th Round

Curtis Painter – 2009 – Colts – 6th Round

Of note:

-Between 1957 and 1970, Purdue had a string of three straight quarterbacks not only selected in the first round, but within the first five picks of the draft.

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