1906 Yale Bulldogs football team

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1906 Yale Bulldogs football
National champion
(Billingsley, Davis, Whitney)
Conference Independent
1906 record 9–0–1
Head coach Foster Rockwell (1st year)
Captain Samuel Finley Brown Morse
Home stadium Yale 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[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 3 Wesleyan* Yale FieldNew Haven, CT W 21–0  
October 6 Syracuse* Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 51–0  
October 10 Springfield* Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 12–0  
October 13 Holy Cross* Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 17–0  
October 20 Penn State* Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 10–0  
October 27 Amherst* Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 12–0  
November 3 at Army* The PlainWest Point, NY W 10–6  
November 10 Brown* Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 5–0  
November 17 at Princeton* Princeton, NJ T 0–0  
November 25 Harvard* Yale Field • New Haven, CT (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. ^ 1906 Yale University football scores and results. College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved on April 11, 2014.