2007 Temple Owls football team

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2007 Temple Owls football
Conference Mid-American Conference
Division East
2007 record 4–8 (4–4 MAC)
Head coach Al Golden (2nd year)
Offensive coordinator George DeLeone (2nd year)
Defensive coordinator Mark D'Onofrio (2nd year)
Home stadium Lincoln Financial Field
(Capacity: 68,532)
Seasons
← 2006
2008 →
2007 Mid-American Conference football standings
Div     Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L         W   L  
East Division
Miami xy   4 2         5 2         6 7  
Bowling Green x   4 2         6 2         8 5  
Buffalo x   4 2         5 3         5 7  
Ohio   3 3         4 4         6 6  
Temple   3 3         4 4         4 8  
Akron   2 4         3 5         4 8  
Kent State   1 5         1 7         3 9  
West Division
Central Michigan xy$   4 1         6 1         8 6  
Ball State x   4 1         5 2         7 6  
Eastern Michigan   3 2         3 4         4 8  
Western Michigan   2 3         3 4         5 7  
Toledo   2 3         3 5         5 7  
Northern Illinois   0 5         1 6         2 10  
Championship: Central Michigan 35, Miami 10
  • $ – Conference champion
  • x – Division champion/co-champions
  • Due to an unbalanced conference schedule, the team with best division record within each division was awarded that division's championship game berth.
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2007 Temple Owls football team represented Temple University in the college 2007 football season. They competed in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS). Temple competed as a member of the Mid-American Conference (MAC) East Division. The team was coached by Al Golden and played their homes game in Lincoln Financial Field.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site TV Result Attendance
August 31 7:00 PM Navy* Lincoln Financial FieldPhiladelphia, PA ESPNU L 19–30   30,368
September 8 1:00 PM Buffalo Lincoln Financial Field • Philadelphia, PA L 7–42   15,629
September 15 12:00 PM at Connecticut* Rentschler FieldEast Hartford, CT ESPN+ L 17–22   33,810
September 22 12:00 PM at Bowling Green Doyt Perry StadiumBowling Green, OH ESPN+ L 35–48   16,482
September 29 12:00 PM at Army* Michie StadiumWest Point, NY ESPNU L 21–37   34,176
October 6 1:00 PM Northern Illinois Lincoln Financial Field • Philadelphia, PA W 16–15   21,065
October 13 6:00 PM at Akron Rubber BowlAkron, OH W 24–20   14,017
October 20 12:00 PM Miami (OH) Lincoln Financial Field • Philadelphia, PA ESPN+ W 24–17   21,041
November 2 7:00 PM at Ohio Peden StadiumAthens, OH L 7–23   15,632
November 10 12:00 PM No. 25 Penn State* Lincoln Financial Field • Philadelphia, PA ESPNU L 0–31   69,029
November 17 12:00 PM Kent State Lincoln Financial Field • Philadelphia, PA W 24–14   16,019
November 24 2:00 PM at Western Michigan Waldo StadiumKalamazoo, MI L 3–16   8,662
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to game. All times are in Eastern Time.

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