The Purdue Boilermakers football team is the intercollegiate football program of the Purdue University Boilermakers. The program is best known for turning out NFL quarterbacks. Purdue is the only school to have produced 3 quarterbacks who have started and won a Super Bowl, and being named as Super Bowl MVP in the process (Len Dawson, Bob Griese and Drew Brees). Only 4 Big Ten QBs have ever started and won a Super Bowl - the 3 Purdue QBs and Michigan's Tom Brady. Purdue QBs have also produced more NFL starts and passed for more NFL yards and touchdowns than that of any other school.
The program is classified in the NCAA's Division I Bowl Subdivision, and the team competes in the Big 10 Conference.