1873 McGill Redmen football team

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1873 McGill Redmen football
Conference Independent
1873 record 0–1–1
Seasons
1874 →
1873 college football records
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Princeton         1 0 0
Harvard         1 0 1
Washington and Lee         4 0 0
Stevens Tech         2 1 0
Yale         2 1 0
Columbia         2 1 0
Rutgers         1 2 0
McGill         0 1 1
Eton         0 1 0
CCNY         0 1 0
NYU         0 1 0
Princeton Seminary         0 1 0
VMI         0 4 0

The 1873 McGill Redmen football team represented the McGill Redmen during the 1873 college football season. The season featured the Harvard vs. McGill game played May 15, 1874, the first rugby-style football game played in the United States.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
May 14, 1874 at Harvard Cambridge, MA L 0–3  
May 15, 1874 at Harvard Jarvis Field • Cambridge, MA (First rugby football game in U.S.) T 0–0  

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "No Christian End!" (PDF). The Journey to Camp: The Origins of American Football to 1889. Professional Football Researchers Association. Retrieved 2010-01-26.