1906 Yale Bulldogs football team

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1906 Yale Bulldogs football
Yale Bulldogs (1906).jpg
National champion
(Billingsley, Davis, Whitney)
Conference Independent
1906 record 9–0–1
Head coach Foster Rockwell (1st season)
Captain Samuel Finley Brown Morse
Home stadium Yale Field
Seasons
← 1905
1907 →

The 1906 Yale Bulldogs football team represented Yale University in the 1906 college football season. The team finished with a 9–0–1 record and was retroactively named as the national champion by the Billingsley Report, Caspar Whitney, and Parke H. Davis.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 3 Wesleyan Yale FieldNew Haven, CT W 21–0  
October 6 Syracuse Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 51–0  
October 10 Springfield (MA) Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 12–0  
October 13 Holy Cross Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 17–0  
October 20 Penn State Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 10–0  
October 27 Amherst Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 12–0  
November 3 at Army The PlainWest Point, NY W 10–6  
November 10 Brown Yale Field • New Haven, CT (rivalry) W 5–0  
November 17 at Princeton Princeton, NJ (rivalry) T 0–0  
November 25 Harvard Yale Field • New Haven, CT (rivalry) W 6–0  

[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) (2015). "National Poll Rankings" (PDF). NCAA Division I Football Records. NCAA. p. 108. Retrieved January 4, 2016. 
  2. ^ a b "1906 Yale Bulldogs Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2017.