1904 Yale Bulldogs football team

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1904 Yale Bulldogs football
Conference Independent
1904 record 10–1
Head coach Charles D. Rafferty (1st season)
Captain James Hogan
Home stadium Yale Field
Seasons
← 1903
1905 →

The 1904 Yale Bulldogs football team represented Yale University in the 1904 college football season. The Bulldogs finished with a 10–1 record under first-year head coach Charles D. Rafferty. The team outscored its opponents by a combined 220 to 20 score with the only loss being by an 11–6 score to Army.[1]

Four Yale players (quarterback Foster Rockwell, end Tom Shevlin, tackle James Hogan, and guard Ralph Kinney) were consensus picks for the 1904 College Football All-America Team.[2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 28 Wesleyan W 22–0
October 1 Trinity
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
W 42–0
October 5 Holy Cross
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
W 23–0
October 8 Penn State
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
W 24–0
October 12 Springfield
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
W 6–0
October 15 Syracuse
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
W 17–9
October 22 at Army L 6–11
October 29 at Columbia W 34–0
November 5 Brown
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
W 22–0
November 12 at Princeton W 12–0
November 19 Harvard
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
W 12–0

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1904 Yale Bulldogs Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2017. 
  2. ^ "Award Winners" (PDF). NCAA. 2012. pp. 2–4.