1952 Vanderbilt Commodores football team

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1952 Vanderbilt Commodores football
Conference Southeastern Conference
1952 record 3–5–2 (1–4–1 SEC)
Head coach Bill Edwards (4th year)
Offensive scheme T formation
Captain
Home stadium Dudley Field
Seasons
← 1951
1953 →
1952 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
#2 Georgia Tech $ 7 0 0     12 0 0
#8 Tennessee 5 0 1     8 2 1
#7 Ole Miss 4 0 2     8 1 2
#9 Alabama 4 2 0     10 2 0
Georgia 4 3 0     7 4 0
#15 Florida 3 3 0     8 3 0
Mississippi State 3 4 0     5 4 0
Tulane 3 5 0     5 5 0
#20 Kentucky 1 3 2     5 4 2
LSU 2 5 0     3 7 0
Vanderbilt 1 4 1     3 5 2
Auburn 0 7 0     2 8 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1952 Vanderbilt Commodores football team represented Vanderbilt University during the 1952 college football season. The team's head coach was Bill Edwards, who was in his fourth and final year as the Commodores' head coach. Members of the Southeastern Conference, the Commodores played their home games at Dudley Field in Nashville, Tennessee. In 1952, Vanderbilt went 3–5–2 overall with a conference record of 1–4–1.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 20 Georgia Dudley FieldNashville, TN (Rivalry) L 7–19  
September 27 at Virginia* Scott StadiumCharlottesville, VA L 0–27  
October 4 at Northwestern* Dyche StadiumEvanston, IL T 20–20  
October 11 Ole Miss Dudley Field • Nashville, TN (Rivalry) T 21–21  
October 18 Florida Dudley Field • Nashville, TN W 20–13  
October 25 at Georgia Tech Grant FieldAtlanta, Georgia L 0–30  
November 1 Washington and Lee* Dudley Field • Nashville, TN W 67–7  
November 7 at Miami (FL)* Burdine StadiumMiami, FL W 9–0  
November 15 at Tulane Tulane StadiumNew Orleans, LA L 7–16  
November 29 Tennessee Dudley Field • Nashville, TN (Rivalry) L 0–46  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. All times are in Eastern.

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