News Sections
Purdue's Football Program Has Another Hall Of Fame Quarterback
Updated May 4, 2013 11:59 PM | Filed under: Network Indiana
 Print    Archive    RSS

(INDIANAPOLIS, IN) - Former Purdue Quarterback Mark Herrmann was one of 14 players and coaches elected to the College Football Hall of Fame on Thursday.

Herrmann is the twelfth former Boilermaker to reach the hall of fame and the third former quarterback, joining Bob Griese and Mike Phipps.

Herrmann was an all-state quarterback at Carmel High School and played at Purdue from 1977 through 1980.

He led the Boilers to bowl games in each of his four seasons was the Big Ten's Most Valuable Player in 1980.

He held nine NCAA records at the time he completed his college career, including the marks for career passing yards and career completions.

« Previous Article
Next Article »

 Print    Archive    RSS

Have a question or comment about a news story? Send it to

Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW
Find more about Weather in Bedford, IN
Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW

1340 AM WBIW, Bedford's Place To Talk. Serving Lawrence and surrounding counties since 1948!

© 2018 Ad-Venture Media, Inc. All Rights Reserved. and Listen Live Powered by HPC

Advertise  |  Careers  |  Contests  |  About  |  Feedback  |  Public File