1906 Tennessee Volunteers football team

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1906 Tennessee Volunteers football
Conference Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association
1906 record 1–6–2 (0–3–1 SIAA)
Head coach James DePree (2nd season)
Captain E. B. Proctor
Home stadium Waite Field
Seasons
← 1905
1907 →
1906 SIAA football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Vanderbilt + 5 0 0     8 1 0
Clemson + 4 0 1     4 0 3
Sewanee 5 1 0     8 1 0
Alabama 3 1 0     5 1 0
Texas A&M 2 1 0     6 1 0
Ole Miss 3 2 0     4 2 0
Georgia Tech 4 3 0     6 3 1
Texas 1 1 0     9 1 0
Davidson 1 1 1     3 2 2
Georgia 2 3 1     2 4 1
Mississippi A&M 0 2 1     2 2 1
LSU 0 2 1     2 2 2
Mercer 0 2 0     1 4 0
Tennessee 0 3 1     1 6 2
Tulane 0 3 0     0 4 1
Auburn 0 5 0     1 5 1
Cumberland            
Nashville            
  • + – Conference co-champions

The 1906 Tennessee Volunteers football team represented the University of Tennessee in the 1906 college football season. James DePree served his second and final season as head coach at Tennessee. Roscoe Word, a three time captain for the Volunteers, became the team's first assistant coach.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 6 American Temperance* Waite Field • Knoxville, TN W 10–0  
October 13 Maryville* Waite Field • Knoxville, TN L 0–11  
October 20 Centre* Waite Field • Knoxville, TN L 0–6  
October 25 at American Temperance* Harriman, TN T 5–5  
November 3 Sewanee Waite Field • Knoxville, TN L 0–17  
November 10 at Kentucky State College* Lexington, KY (rivalry) L 0–21  
November 19 at Clemson Bowman Field • Calhoun, SC L 0–16  
November 21 at Georgia Herty FieldAthens, GA (rivalry) T 0–0  
November 29 vs. Alabama Birmingham Fairgrounds • Birmingham, AL (rivalry) L 0–51  
*Non-conference game. All times are in Eastern.

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