|1926 Purdue Boilermakers football|
|Conference||Big Ten Conference|
|1926 record||5–2–1 (2–1–1 Big Ten)|
|Head coach||James Phelan (5th season)|
|Captain||T. E. Hogan|
|Home stadium||Ross–Ade Stadium|
|1926 Big Ten football standings|
|#3 Michigan §||5||–||0||–||0||7||–||1||–||0|
|#10T Northwestern §||5||–||0||–||0||7||–||1||–||0|
|#7 Ohio State||3||–||1||–||0||7||–||1||–||0|
|§ – Conference co-champions |
Rankings from Dickinson System
The 1926 Purdue Boilermakers football team was an American football team that represented Purdue University during the 1926 Big Ten Conference football season. In their fifth season under head coach James Phelan, the Boilermakers compiled a 5–2–1 record, finished in fourth place in the Big Ten Conference with a 2–1–1 record against conference opponents, and outscored all opponents by a combined total of 146 to 67. T. E. Hogan was the team captain.
|October 2||at Navy*||L 13–17|
|October 9||Wabash*||W 21–14||8,000|
|October 16||Wisconsin||T 0–0||11,000|
|October 23||at Chicago||W 6–0||40,000|
|October 30||Indiana State*||W 38–0|
|November 6||at Northwestern||L 0–22||37,000|
|November 13||Franklin*||W 44–0|
|November 20||Indiana||W 24–14||14,000|
- ↑ "1926 Purdue Boilermakers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. https://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/schools/purdue/1926-schedule.html. Retrieved December 6, 2015.
- ↑ "2016 Boilermaker Football Media Guide". Purdue University. 2016. p. 89. http://grfx.cstv.com/photos/schools/pur/sports/m-footbl/auto_pdf/2016-17/misc_non_event/mediaguide.pdf.