James Hogan (American football)

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James Hogan
Yale Bulldogs
Position Tackle
Career history
College Yale
High school Phillips Exeter Academy
Personal information
Born: October 31, 1872
Glenbane, County Tipperary, Ireland
Died: March 20, 1910(1910-03-20) (aged 37)
New Haven, Connecticut
Height 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Weight 210 lb (95 kg)
Career highlights and awards
College Football Hall of Fame (1954)

James J. Hogan (October 31, 1872[1] – March 20, 1910) was an Irish American football player. He was elected to the College Football Hall of Fame in 1954.

He played for the Yale Bulldogs football team from 1901 to 1904. On leaving Yale, he entered Columbia Law School and set up a practice in 1908. Two years later, Hogan died - a victim of Bright's disease. [2]


  1. ^ OBITUARY RECORD OF YALE GRADUATES Deceased during the Academical Year ending in June 1910 (PDF), Yale University, June 21, 1910, pp. 1284–5, retrieved October 5, 2017 
  2. ^ "James Hogan". College Football Hall of Fame. Archived from the original on June 10, 2011. Retrieved February 26, 2011.