1907 Penn Quakers football team

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1907 Penn Quakers football
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Part of the crowd watching Pennsylvania defeat Cornell on Franklin Field, Philadelphia
Claimed National Champions
Conference Independent
1907 record 11–1
Head coach Carl S. Williams (6th season)
Home stadium Franklin Field
Seasons
← 1906
1908 →

The 1907 Penn Quakers football team represented the University of Pennsylvania in the 1907 college football season. They finished with an 11–1 record and claim 1907 as a national championship season. They outscored their opponents 256 to 40.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent# Rank# Site TV Result Attendance
September 29 North Carolina* Franklin FieldPhiladelphia, PA W 37–0    
October 2 Villanova* Franklin Field • Philadelphia, PA W 16–0    
October 5 Bucknell* Franklin Field • Philadelphia, PA W 29–2    
October 9 Franklin & Marshall* Franklin Field • Philadelphia, PA W 57–0    
October 12 Swarthmore* Franklin Field • Philadelphia, PA W 16–8    
October 16 Gettysburg* Franklin Field • Philadelphia, PA W 23–0    
October 19 Brown* Franklin Field • Philadelphia, PA W 11–0    
October 26 Carlisle* Franklin Field • Philadelphia, PA L 6–26    
November 2 Lafayette* Franklin Field • Philadelphia, PA W 15–0    
November 9 Penn State* Franklin Field • Philadelphia, PA W 28–0    
November 16 at Michigan* Ferry FieldAnn Arbor, MI W 6–0   19,500
November 28 Cornell* Franklin Field • Philadelphia, PA W 12–4    
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll.

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