1908 Oregon Webfoots football team

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1908 Oregon Webfoots football
Conference Independent
1908 record 5–2
Head coach Robert Forbes (1st season)
Home stadium Kincaid Field
Seasons
← 1907
1909 →
1908 IAAUS independents football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Virginia         7 0 1
Washington         6 0 1
Washington State         4 0 2
Notre Dame         8 1 0
George Washington         8 1 1
Dartmouth         6 1 1
Army         6 1 2
USC         3 1 1
Navy         9 2 1
Oregon         5 2 0
Florida         5 2 1
Pittsburgh         8 3 0
Utah         3 2 1
Oregon Agricultural         4 3 1
Penn State         5 5 0
North Carolina         3 3 3
Idaho         2 2 2
Montana         1 2 1
Villanova         3 6 0
Maryland         3 8 0

The 1908 Oregon Webfoots football team represented the University of Oregon in the 1908 college football season.[1] It was the Webfoots' fifteenth season, they competed as an independent and were led by head coach Robert Forbes, they finished the season with a record of five wins and two losses (5–2).[2][3][4]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 17 vs. Oregon Alumni W 4–0  
October 24 vs. Willamette W 15–0  
October 31 at Idaho Moscow, ID [5][6][7] W 27–21  
November 7 Whitworth Kincaid FieldEugene, OR [8] L 10–16  
November 14 Washington Kincaid Field • Eugene, OR [9] (Rivalry) L 0–15  
November 21 vs. Oregon Agricultural Multnomah FieldPortland, OR [10] (Rivalry) W 8–0  
November 26 at Multnomah A.C. Multnomah Field • Portland, OR [11] W 10–0  

References[edit]

  1. ^ * McCann, Michael C. (1995). Oregon Ducks Football: 100 Years of Glory. Eugene, Oregon: McCann Communications Corp. ISBN 0-9648244-7-7.
  2. ^ DeLassus, David. "Oregon Yearly Results: 1905–1909". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved January 21, 2013. 
  3. ^ a b 2012 Oregon Ducks Football Almanac. Eugene, Oregon: University of Oregon. 2012. p. 145. 
  4. ^ a b "Football – 1908 Schedule". GoDucks.com. Retrieved January 21, 2013. 
  5. ^ "Idaho-Oregon game Saturday". Spokesman-Review. (Spokane, Washington). October 30, 1908. p. 13. 
  6. ^ "Idaho's craft; Oregon kicking". Spokesman-Review. (Spokane, Washington). October 31, 1908. p. 13. 
  7. ^ "Oregon kickers beat Idaho, 27-21". Spokesman-Review. (Spokane, Washington). November 1, 1908. p. 11. 
  8. ^ "Oregon eleven loses". Spokesman-Review. (Spokane, Washington). November 8, 1908. p. 11. 
  9. ^ "Oregon loses to Washington, fifteen to 0". Eugene Daily Guard. (Oregon). November 14, 1908. p. 7. 
  10. ^ "Oregon stings big O.A.C. team". Spokesman-Review. (Spokane, Washington). November 22, 1908. 
  11. ^ "Oregon wins from Multnomah ten to nothing". Eugene Daily Guard. (Oregon). November 26, 1908. p. 1.