1880 Yale Bulldogs football team

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1880 Yale Bulldogs football
National champion (Billingsley)
Co-national champion (NCF, Davis)
IFA co-champion
Conference Intercollegiate Football Association
1880 record 4–0–1 ( )
Head coach No coach
Home stadium Hamilton Park
Seasons
← 1879
1881 →
1880 college football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Princeton         4 0 1
Yale         4 0 1
Kentucky U.         2 0 0
Michigan         1 0 0
Penn         3 2 0
Harvard         2 2 2
Rutgers         2 2 0
Columbia         1 2 0
Stevens Tech         1 5 0
Amherst         0 1 1
Massachusetts         0 1 1
Brown         0 1 0
CCNY         0 1 0
Toronto         0 1 0
Centre         0 2 0

The 1880 Yale Bulldogs football team represented Yale University in the 1880 college football season. The team finished with a 4–0–1 record and was retroactively named national champion by the Billingsley Report and as co-national champion with Princeton by the National Championship Foundation and Parke H. Davis.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
November 10 Columbia* Hamilton ParkNew Haven, CT W 13–0  
November 13 Brown* Hamilton Park • New Haven, CT W 8–0  
November 17 vs. Penn* New York, NY W 8–0  
November 20 at Harvard* South End Grounds • Cambridge, MA (The Game) W 1–0  
November 25 vs. Princeton* New York, NY T 0–0  
*Non-conference game.

Source: SR/College Football [2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) (2015). "National Poll Rankings" (PDF). NCAA Division I Football Records. NCAA. pp. 105–106. Retrieved January 4, 2016. 
  2. ^ a b "1880 Yale Bulldogs Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2017.