Robert Marve, QB

School: Purdue  |  Conference: BIG10
College Experience: Senior  |  Hometown: Tampa, FL
Height/Weight: 6-1 / 212 lbs.
Projected Ranking
OverallPositionProj. Rnd.
2011 Season
Academic All-Big Ten ... appeared in 10 games as a reserve ... completed 61 of 109 passing attempts (60.0 percent) for 633 yards and four touchdowns ... also had 29 rushes for 51 yards and a touchdown ... completed 7 of 8 passes for 91 yards and a touchdown against Southeast Missouri on Sept. 17 ... went 9 for 22 for 91 yards and rushed three times for 10 yards against Notre Dame on Oct. 1 ... completed 4 of 6 passes for 15 yards and a touchdown against Minnesota on Oct. 8 ... was 2 of 5 for 20 yards with an interception at Penn State on Oct. 15 ... hit 8 of 14 passing attempts with a touchdown and an interception at Michigan on Oct. 29 ... completed 5 of 10 passes for 61 yards at Wisconsin on Nov. 5 ... went 10 for 13 for 91 yards and rushed three times for 10 yards, including a one-yard plunge into the end zone in overtime, against Ohio State on Nov. 12 ... went 7 for 18 for 95 yards and a pair of interceptions against Iowa on Nov. 19. Also rushed six times for a season-high 17 yards .... went 3 of 6 for 24 yards and rushed 2 times for 13 yards at Indiana on Nov. 26 ... completed 6 of 7 passes for 76 yards and a touchdown in the Little Caesars Pizza Bowl against Western Michigan on Dec. 27.
2010 Season
Started first four games of the season before injuring his knee against Toledo on Sept. 25 ... completed 67 of 99 passes (67.7 percent) for 512 yards with three touchdowns and four interceptions ... rushed 22 times for 23 yards and one touchdown ... opened the season 31 of 42 for 220 yards and two interceptions at Notre Dame on Sept. 4. Rushed 10 times for 10 yards, including a 23-yard touchdown, against the Fighting Irish ... complete 23 of 34 passes for 171 yards with a touchdown and an interception against Western Illinois on Sept. 11. Rushed for a season-high 21 yards on six carries ... had 111 yards and two touchdowns on 12 of 20 passing against Ball State on Sept. 18 ... Was lost for the season after injuring his knee in the first quarter against Toledo.
2009 Season
Did not play after transferring from University of Miami.
2008 Season
Suspended for first game for arrest in October 2007 for smashing a car mirror. He was initially charged with two misdemeanors, but they were later lifted.
High School
Florida's Mr. Football in 2006 and a member of the Parade All-America team...Pro-style quarterback who also can run...Has good mobility, a quick release and can throw on the run...Set Florida state single-season records in 2006, breaking Tim Tebow's marks
Son of Eugene Marve, who played linebacker for 12 seasons with the Buffalo Bills, San Diego Chargers and Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

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