1907 Yale Bulldogs football team

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1907 Yale Bulldogs football
Consensus national champion
Conference Independent
1907 record 9–0–1
Head coach William F. Knox (1st year)
Captain Lucius Horatio Bigelow
Home stadium Yale Field
Seasons
« 1906 1908 »

The 1907 Yale Bulldogs football team represented Yale University in the 1907 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, the Helms Athletic Foundation, the Houlgate System, the National Championship Foundation, and Parke H. Davis.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 2 Wesleyan* Yale FieldNew Haven, CT W 25–0  
October 5 Syracuse* Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 11–0  
October 9 Springfield* Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 18–0  
October 12 Holy Cross* Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 52–0  
October 19 at Army* West Point, NY T 0–0  
October 26 Villanova* Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 45–0  
November 2 Washington & Jefferson* Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 11–0  
November 9 Brown* Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 22–0  
November 16 Princeton* Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 12–10  
November 23 at Harvard* Harvard StadiumAllston, MA (The Game) W 12–0  
*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. ^ 1907 Yale University football scores and results. College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved on April 11, 2014.