|1941 Purdue Boilermakers football|
|Conference||Big Ten Conference|
|1941 record||2–5–1 (1–3 Big Ten)|
|Head coach||Allen Elward (5th season)|
|Home stadium||Ross–Ade Stadium|
|1941 Big Ten football standings|
|#1 Minnesota †||5||–||0||–||0||8||–||0||–||0|
|#13 Ohio State||3||–||1||–||1||6||–||1||–||1|
|† – Conference champion |
Rankings from AP Poll
The 1941 Purdue Boilermakers football team was an American football team that represented Purdue University during the 1941 Big Ten Conference football season. In their fifth season under head coach Allen Elward, the Boilermakers compiled a 2–5–1 record, finished in a tie for seventh place in the Big Ten Conference with a 1–3 record against conference opponents, and were outscored by their opponents by a combined total of 62 to 27.
|September 27||Vanderbilt*||L 0–3|
|October 4||at Pittsburgh*||W 6–0|
|October 18||at No. 10 Ohio State||L 14–16|
|October 25||Iowa||W 7–6|
|November 1||at No. 3 Fordham*||L 0–17||20,500|
|November 8||Michigan State*||T 0–0|
|November 15||at Wisconsin||L 0–13|
|November 22||at Indiana||L 0–7|
- ↑ "Purdue Yearly Results (1940-1944)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. http://www.cfbdatawarehouse.com/data/active/p/purdue/1930-1934_yearly_results.php. Retrieved December 8, 2015.
- ↑ "1941 Purdue Boilermakers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. https://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/schools/purdue/1941-schedule.html. Retrieved December 6, 2015.