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 […]

Great Games – Drew Brees Goes Off In A Losing Effort For The Saints

The story of the game on November 19th, 2006 was not Drew Brees’ incredible stats.  It was the fact that the Saints had given up 21 fourth quarter points to the Cincinnati Bengals, including two touchdowns of more than 50 yards, and lost the game 31-16.  Chad Ochocinco had scored three touchdowns on the day, […]

A Look At The Rookie Quarterbacks Of The San Diego Chargers Through The Years

Playing quarterback in the NFL is one of the hardest jobs in sports. It takes talent, intelligence, quick reactions, determination, and also a lot of luck to be good at it. Most good quarterbacks, even the great ones, are not that successful in their first year in the league. This is true for all teams, […]

All Of LaDainian Tomlinson’s Completed Passes Have Gone For Touchdowns Except One

LaDainian Tomlinson has had a great career since he was drafted by the San Diego Chargers in 2001. Through the 2008 season he has led the league in rushing yards twice, rushing touchdowns three times, rushing yards per game once, total yards from scrimmage once, and combined rushing and receiving touchdowns once. He has also […]

The Favorite Receivers Of The Saints Drew Brees

Drew Brees, though he is a long time away from retiring, has already had a very interesting NFL career. He came into the league out of Purdue University and had some relatively high expectations. Due to struggling early on and some injury problems, many people with the San Diego Chargers looked on him as somewhat […]

Who Has Drew Brees Thrown TD Passes To The Most?

Drew Brees has thrown 200 touchdown passes in his career so far. Which receiver has caught the most of them though? the answer is New Orleans Saints wide receiver Marcus Colston who has caught 33 of Drew Brees’ touchdown passes. As of 12/18/2009, Drew Brees has thrown his 200 touchdown passes to 36 different receivers, […]

What Team Has Gone The Longest Without A Pro Bowl Quarterback?

Here’s a good question submitted to us by Matt in Washington State. Matt wants to know which team has gone the longest without a Pro Bowl quarterback? Quarterbacks are pretty important to the overall success of a football team, and making the Pro Bowl is a good sign that a team has a quarterback that […]

IQFB Answers: Is Drew Brees’ 6 TDs The Most In Week One History?

We had an excellent question come in from Alex who wanted to know: “Are the six touchdown passes thrown last week by Drew Brees the most touchdowns thrown in any week one game?” The answer is yes. No other quarterback has thrown more than six touchdown passes on opening week of any season. In fact, […]

The Top Ten Active Leaders In Throwing Interceptions

Interceptions are not a great statistic when you’re a quarterback. They do happen to come with the job though. The truth is, the more passes that are thrown, the more chance that an interception will occur. Let’s take a look at the top ten active leaders in interceptions thrown right now. Top Ten Interception Throwers […]

Only Two Threw Them All

Another interesting fact from the quarterbacks of the 2007 NFL season. Only two teams had every passing attempt thrown by one player. That means that no back up quarterback threw a pass, there was no running back option pass thrown, and no kicker or punter threw a fake special teams pass. The two players and […]