1941 Fordham Rams football team

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1941 Fordham Rams football
Sugar Bowl champion
Lambert-Meadowlands Trophy
Sugar Bowl, W 2–0 vs. Missouri
Conference Independent
AP No. 6
1941 record 8–1
Head coach Jim Crowley
« 1940 1942 »

The 1941 Fordham Rams football team represented Fordham University during the 1941 college football season. Rams offense scored 182 points while the defense allowed 67 points. Fordham was invited to play in the Rose Bowl, but declined the invitation because it had previously accepted a berth in the Sugar Bowl. The Rams won the Sugar Bowl by a score of 2–0 over the Missouri Tigers.


Date Opponent Site Result
October 4 Southern Methodist Bronx, New York W 16-10  
October 11 North Carolina W 27-14  
October 18 West Virginia Bronx, New York W 27-0  
October 25 Texas Christian W 28-14  
November 1 Purdue Bronx, New York W 17-0  
November 8 at Pittsburgh Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania L 0-13  
November 22 St. Mary’s Bronx, New York W 35-7  
November 29 New York University Bronx, New York W 30-9  
*Non-conference game.