1909 Yale Bulldogs football team

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1909 Yale Bulldogs football
Consensus national champion
Conference Independent
1909 record 10–0
Head coach Howard Jones (1st year)
Captain Ted Coy
Home stadium Yale Field
Seasons
« 1908 1910 »

The 1909 Yale Bulldogs football team represented Yale University in the 1909 college football season. The team finished with a 10–0 record and was retroactively named as the national champion by the Billingsley Report, Helms Athletic Foundation, Houlgate System, National Championship Foundation, and Parke H. Davis.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 29 Wesleyan* Yale FieldNew Haven, CT W 11–0  
October 2 Syracuse* Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 15–0  
October 6 Holy Cross* Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 12–0  
October 9 Springfield* Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 36–0  
October 16 at Army* West Point, NY W 17–0  
October 23 Colgate* Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 36–0  
October 30 Amherst* Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 34–0  
November 6 Brown* Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 23–0  
November 13 Princeton* Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 17–0  
November 20 at Harvard* Harvard StadiumAllston, MA (The Game) W 8–0  
*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. ^ 1909 Yale University football scores and results. College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved on April 11, 2014.