1921 Chicago Maroons football team

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1921 Chicago Maroons football
Conference Big Ten Conference
1921 record 6–1 (4–1 Big Ten)
Head coach Amos Alonzo Stagg (30th season)
Seasons
← 1920
1922 →
1921 Big Ten football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Iowa $ 5 0 0     7 0 0
Chicago 4 1 0     6 1 0
Ohio State 4 1 0     5 2 0
Wisconsin 3 1 1     5 1 1
Michigan 2 1 1     5 1 1
Indiana 1 2 0     3 4 0
Minnesota 2 4 0     3 4 0
Illinois 1 4 0     3 4 0
Purdue 1 4 0     1 6 0
Northwestern 0 5 0     1 6 0
  • $ – Conference champion

The 1921 Chicago Maroons football team was an American football team that represented the University of Chicago during the 1921 Big Ten Conference football season. In their 30th season under head coach Amos Alonzo Stagg, the Maroons compiled a 6–1 record, finished in a tie for second place in the Big Ten Conference, and outscored their opponents by a combined total of 111 to 13.[1][2]

Notable players on the 1921 team included end Fritz Crisler, quarterback Milton Romney, fullback John Webster Thomas, guard Charles Redmon, and tackle Charles McGuire.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 1 Northwestern W 41–0
October 8 Purdue (rivalry)
  • Stagg Field
  • Chicago
W 9–0
October 22 at Princeton * W 9–0
October 29 Colorado *
  • Stagg Field
  • Chicago
W 35–0
November 5 Ohio State
  • Stagg Field
  • Chicago
L 0–7
November 12 at Illinois W 14–6
November 19 Wisconsin
  • Stagg Field
  • Chicago
W 3–0
  • *Non-conference game

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1921 Chicago Maroons Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved December 8, 2015. 
  2. ^ "University of Chicago Football Media Guide". University of Chicago. 2016. p. 22. Retrieved November 10, 2016.