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1906 Yale Bulldogs football team

1906 Yale Bulldogs football
Yale Bulldogs (1906).jpg
National champion
(Billingsley, Davis, Whitney)
ConferenceIndependent
1906 record9–0–1
Head coachFoster Rockwell (1st season)
CaptainSamuel Finley Brown Morse
Home stadiumYale Field
Seasons
← 1905
1907 →

The 1906 Yale Bulldogs football team represented Yale University in the 1906 college football season. The team finished with a 9–0–1 record and was retroactively named as the national champion by the Billingsley Report, Caspar Whitney, and Parke H. Davis.[1][2]

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResult
October 3WesleyanW 21–0
October 6Syracuse
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
W 51–0
October 10Springfield (MA)
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
W 12–0
October 13Holy Cross
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
W 17–0
October 20Penn State
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
W 10–0
October 27Amherst
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
W 12–0
November 3at ArmyW 10–6
November 10Brown
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
W 5–0
November 17at PrincetonPrinceton, NJ (rivalry)T 0–0
November 25Harvard
W 6–0

[2]

References

  1. ^ National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) (2015). "National Poll Rankings" (PDF). NCAA Division I Football Records. NCAA. p. 108. Retrieved January 4, 2016.
  2. ^ a b "1906 Yale Bulldogs Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2017.