1885 Yale Bulldogs football team

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1885 Yale Bulldogs football
Yale Bulldogs football team (1885).jpg
Conference Independent
1885 record 7–1
Head coach No coach
Home stadium Yale Field
Seasons
← 1884
1886 →
1885 college football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Princeton         9 0 0
Michigan         3 0 0
Colorado College         1 0 0
Cincinnati         1 0 1
Yale         7 1 0
Massachusetts         3 2 1
Richmond         1 1 0
Navy         1 2 0
Rutgers         0 1 0

The 1885 Yale Bulldogs football team represented Yale University in the 1885 college football season. The Bulldogs finished with a 7–1 record, the team recorded six shutouts and outscored its opponents by a combined total of 366 to 11. Its only loss was against rival Princeton by a 6–5 score.[1]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 10 at Stevens Hoboken, NJ W 55–0  
October 14 vs. Wesleyan Boston, MA W 18–0  
October 28 Wesleyan Yale FieldNew Haven, CT W 71–0  
October 31 at MIT Boston, MA W 51–0  
November 3 Crescent Athletic Club Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 52–0  
November 14 at Penn Philadelphia, PA (rivalry) W 53–5  
November 21 Princeton Yale Field • New Haven, CT (rivalry) L 5–6  
November 26 vs. Wesleyan New York, NY W 61–0  

Source: SR/College Football [1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "1885 Yale Bulldogs Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2017.