1906 Harvard Crimson football team

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1906 Harvard Crimson football
Harvard Crimson logo.svg
Conference Independent
1906 record 10–1
Head coach Bill Reid (2nd season)
Home stadium Harvard Stadium
(Capacity: 42,000)
Seasons
← 1905
1907 →

The 1906 Harvard Crimson football team represented Harvard University in the 1906 college football season. The Crimson finished with a 10–1 record under second-year head coach Bill Reid. The team won its first ten games by a combined 167–20 score, but lost its final game against rival Yale by a 6–0 score.[1][2] Walter Camp selected only one Harvard player, guard Francis Burr, as a first-team player on his 1906 College Football All-America Team.[3] Caspar Whitney selected two Harvard players as first-team members of his All-America team: Burr and tackle Charles Osborne.[4]

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 22 WilliamsW 7–0
September 26 Bowdoin
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Cambridge, MA
W 10–0
September 29 Maine
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Cambridge, MA
W 17–0
October 6 Bates
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Cambridge, MA
W 27–6
October 13 Massachusetts
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Cambridge, MA
W 21–0
October 20 Springfield
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Cambridge, MA
W 44–0
October 27at ArmyW 5–0
November 3 Brown
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Cambridge, MA
W 9–5
November 10 Carlisle
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Cambridge, MA
W 5–0
November 17 Dartmouth (rivalry)
  • Harvard Stadium
  • Cambridge, MA
W 22–9
November 24at Yale (rivalry)L 0–6

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1906 Harvard Crimson Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2017. 
  2. ^ "Harvard Football Yearly Records". GoCrimson.com. Harvard University. Retrieved August 13, 2014. 
  3. ^ "Walter Camp Football Foundation". Archived from the original on 2009-03-30. 
  4. ^ Caspar Whitney. "The View-Point". Outing. p. 537.