1908 Princeton Tigers football team

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1908 Princeton Tigers football
Conference Independent
1908 record 5–2–3
Head coach Bill Roper (3rd season)
Offensive scheme Short punt
Captain Edward Dillon
Seasons
← 1907
1909 →

The 1908 Princeton Tigers football team represented Princeton University in the 1908 college football season. The team finished with a 5–2–3 record under third-year head coach Bill Roper.[1] Princeton halfback Frederick Tibbott was selected as a consensus first-team honoree on the 1908 College Football All-America Team,[2] and tackle Rudolph Siegling also received first-team honors from multiple selectors.

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 26 SpringfieldW 18–0
October 3 Stevens
  • University Field
  • Princeton, NJ
W 21–0
October 10 Lafayette
  • University Field
  • Princeton, NJ
T 0–0
October 14 Villanova
  • University Field
  • Princeton, NJ
W 6–0
October 17 Virginia Polytechnic
  • University Field
  • Princeton, NJ
W 10–4
October 21 Fordham
  • University Field
  • Princeton, NJ
W 17–0
October 25 Syracuse
  • University Field
  • Princeton, NJ
T 0–0
October 31at ArmyT 0–0
November 7vs. DartmouthL 6–10
November 14 Yale (rivalry)
  • University Field
  • Princeton, NJ
L 6–11

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1908 Princeton Tigers Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2017. 
  2. ^ "Award Winners" (PDF). NCAA. 2012. pp. 2–4.