1905 Yale Bulldogs football team

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1905 Yale Bulldogs football
National champion (Davis, Whitney)
Conference Independent
1905 record 10–0
Head coach Jack Owsley (1st year)
Captain Tom Shevlin
Home stadium Yale Field
Seasons
« 1904 1906 »

The 1905 Yale Bulldogs football team represented Yale University in the 1905 college football season. The team finished with a 10–0 record and was retroactively named as the national champion by Caspar Whitney and Parke H. Davis.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 4 Wesleyan* Yale FieldNew Haven, CT W 27–0  
October 7 Syracuse* Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 16–0  
October 11 Springfield* Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 29–0  
October 14 Holy Cross* Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 29–0  
October 21 Penn State* Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 12–0  
October 28 at Army* The PlainWest Point, NY W 20–0  
November 4 at Columbia* Polo GroundsNew York, NY W 53–0  
November 11 Brown* Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 11–0  
November 18 Princeton* Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 23–4  
November 25 at Harvard* Harvard StadiumAllston, MA (The Game) W 6–0  
*Non-conference game.

References[edit]

  1. ^ National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) (2015). "National Poll Rankings" (PDF). NCAA Division I Football Records. NCAA. p. 108. Retrieved January 4, 2016. 
  2. ^ 1905 Yale University football scores and results. College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved on April 10, 2014.