James Hogan (American football)

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James Hogan
Yale Bulldogs
Position Tackle
Career history
College Yale
Personal information
Date of birth November 1, 1876
Place of birth County Tipperary, Ireland
Date of death March 20, 1910(1910-03-20) (aged 33)
Place of death New Haven, Connecticut
Height 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Weight 210 lb (95 kg)
Career highlights and awards

James J. Hogan (November 1, 1876 – 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. [1]


  1. ^ "James Hogan". College Football Hall of Fame. Retrieved February 26, 2011.