Purdue head football coach Darrell Hazell announced that junior quarterback Danny Etling has asked for and been granted a release. [ MORE: Get Tom Dienhart’s Purdue schedule analysis ] “We appreciate all the hard work and dedication that Danny has put into the Purdue program,” Hazell said. “We wish him nothing but the best in his future both on and off the football field.” Etling appeared in 13 games for the Boilermakers over the past two seasons, making 12 starts. He passed for 2,490 yards, had a 55.5 completion percentage (238-429) and threw 16 touchdown passes. Read more at Purduesports.com.
Darrell Hazell announced Monday that sophomore Danny Etling will be Purdue’s starting quarterback. Etling, the incumbent after starting seven games in 2013, battled fellow sophomore Austin Appleby for the starting gig in training camp. Coach Hazell has announced that Danny Etling will be Purdue's starting quarterback. #BoilerUp — Purdue Football (@BoilerFootball) August 18, 2014 Etling completed 149-of-267 passes (56 percent) for 1,690 yards and 10 touchdowns last season. Appleby talks about losing QB battle: Here are some tweets about Etling being named starter: No shock to see Danny Etling named #Purdue QB. Redshirting David Blough will be good, too. —
The score isn’t pretty, but Purdue fans got a nice glimpse into the future Saturday afternoon. And that future, of course, includes quarterback Danny Etling. Watch Etling’s first career touchdown pass in this post. INSTANT REPLAY: This is why @BoilerFootball fans are excited about Danny Etling. #orvillemoment WATCH – http://t.co/3EvoBwh2y2 — Big Ten Network (@BigTenNetwork) September 28, 2013 Presented by Orville Redenbacher’s Popcorn, these video segments are great football moments clipped and posted online during live Big Ten football games. Are you on Twitter? Follow any or all of the accounts below to get many of these plays and other