1892 Yale Bulldogs football team

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1892 Yale Bulldogs football
1892 Yale Bulldogs.jpg
Consensus national champion
Conference Independent
1892 record 13–0
Head coach Walter Camp (5th season)
Captain Vance McCormick
Home stadium Yale Field
Seasons
← 1891
1893 →
1892 college football independents records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Penn         15 1 0
Yale         13 0 0
Princeton         12 2 0
Harvard         10 1 0
North Carolina         5 1 0
Chicago         8 4 1
Sewanee         5 1 1
Navy         5 2 0
Illinois         7 4 1
Colorado         3 2 0
Virginia         3 2 1
California         2 1 1
Stanford         1 0 2
Vanderbilt         4 4 0
Alabama         2 2 0
Auburn         2 2 0
Notre Dame         1 1 0
Stevens         1 1 0
Washington         1 1 0
Utah         0 1 0
Rutgers         3 5 1
Tennessee         2 5 0
Lafayette         5 7 0
Georgia Tech         0 3 0
Maryland         0 3 0
Lehigh         3 6 0

The 1892 Yale Bulldogs football team represented Yale University in the 1892 college football season. The team finished with a 13–0 record and was retroactively named as the national champion by the Billingsley Report, Helms Athletic Foundation, Houlgate System, National Championship Foundation, and Parke H. Davis.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 5 Wesleyan Yale FieldNew Haven, CT W 6–0  
October 8 Crescent Athletic Club Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 28–0  
October 12 Williams Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 32–0  
October 15 at Manhattan Athletic Club New York, NY W 22–0  
October 19 Amherst Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 29–0  
October 22 at Orange Athletic Club Orange, NJ W 58–0  
October 26 at Springfield (MA) Hampden Park • Springfield, MA W 50–0  
October 29 Tufts Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 44–0  
November 5 Wesleyan Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 72–0  
November 8 at New York Athletic Club Polo Grounds • New York, NY W 48–0  
November 12 vs. Penn Polo Grounds • New York, NY (rivalry) W 28–0  
November 19 vs. Harvard Hampden Park • Springfield, MA (rivalry) W 6–0  
November 24 vs. Princeton Polo Grounds • New York, NY (rivalry) W 12–0  

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References[edit]

  1. ^ National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) (2015). "National Poll Rankings" (PDF). NCAA Division I Football Records. NCAA. p. 107. Retrieved January 4, 2016. 
  2. ^ a b "1892 Yale Bulldogs Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2017.