1936 Notre Dame Fighting Irish football team

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1936 Notre Dame Fighting Irish football
Conference Independent
Ranking
AP No. 8
1936 record 6–2–1
Head coach Elmer Layden (3rd season)
Captain Bill Smith
Captain John Lautar
Home stadium Notre Dame Stadium
Seasons
← 1935
1937 →
1936 NCAA independents football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 6 Santa Clara         8 1 0
No. 3 Pittsburgh         8 1 1
No. 13 Dartmouth         7 1 1
Boston College         6 1 2
No. 15 Fordham         5 1 2
Holy Cross         7 2 1
No. 8 Notre Dame         6 2 1
No. 18 Navy         6 3 0
Army         6 3 0
Drexel         6 3 0
Penn State         3 5 0
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1936 Notre Dame Fighting Irish football team represented the University of Notre Dame during the 1936 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
October 3 Carnegie Tech Notre Dame StadiumSouth Bend, IN W 21–7   15,673
October 10 Washington University Notre Dame Stadium • South Bend, IN W 14–6   9,879
October 17 Wisconsin Notre Dame Stadium • South Bend, IN W 27–0   16,423
October 24 at No. 9 Pittsburgh No. 7 Pitt StadiumPittsburgh, PA L 0–26   66,622
October 31 Ohio State Notre Dame Stadium • South Bend, IN W 7–2   50,017
November 7 vs. Navy No. 13 Municipal StadiumBaltimore, MD (Rivalry) L 0–3   51,126
November 14 vs. Army Yankee StadiumBronx, NY (Rivalry) W 20–6   74,423
November 21 No. 1 Northwestern No. 11 Notre Dame Stadium • South Bend, IN (Rivalry) W 26–6   52,131
December 5 at USC No. 9 Memorial ColiseumLos Angeles, CA (Rivalry) T 13–13   71,201
#Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game.

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