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 season)
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 (MA) Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 36–0  
October 16 at Army The PlainWest 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 (rivalry) W 23–0  
November 13 Princeton Yale Field • New Haven, CT (rivalry) W 17–0  
November 20 at Harvard Harvard StadiumAllston, MA (rivalry) W 8–0  

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 Bulldogs Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2017.