1907 Yale Bulldogs football team

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1907 Yale Bulldogs football
Consensus national champion
Conference Independent
1907 record 9–0–1
Head coach William F. Knox (1st season)
Captain Lucius Horatio Bigelow
Home stadium Yale Field
Seasons
← 1906
1908 →

The 1907 Yale Bulldogs football team represented Yale University in the 1907 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, the Helms Athletic Foundation, the Houlgate System, the National Championship Foundation, and Parke H. Davis.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 2 Wesleyan Yale FieldNew Haven, CT W 25–0  
October 5 Syracuse Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 11–0  
October 9 Springfield (MA) Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 18–0  
October 12 Holy Cross Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 52–0  
October 19 at Army The PlainWest Point, NY T 0–0  
October 26 Villanova Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 45–0  
November 2 Washington & Jefferson Yale Field • New Haven, CT W 11–0  
November 9 Brown Yale Field • New Haven, CT (rivalry) W 22–0  
November 16 Princeton Yale Field • New Haven, CT (rivalry) W 12–10  
November 23 at Harvard Harvard StadiumAllston, MA (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. 108. Retrieved January 4, 2016. 
  2. ^ a b "1907 Yale Bulldogs Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2017.