1925 Yale Bulldogs football team

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1925 Yale Bulldogs football
Conference Independent
1925 record 5–2–1
Head coach Tad Jones (8th season)
Offensive scheme Single-wing
Home stadium Yale Bowl
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The 1925 Yale Bulldogs football team represented Yale University in the 1925 college football season. The Bulldogs finished with a 5–2–1 record under eighth-year head coach Tad Jones.[1]

Yale guard Herbert Sturhahn was named a first-team player on the 1925 College Football All-America Teams selected by the Associated Press,[2] Collier's Weekly,[3] the All-America Board (made up of Tad Jones of Yale, Knute Rockne of Notre Dame and Glenn Scobey Warner of Stanford),[4] and the New York Sun.[5] Sturhahn was also later inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame. Yale tackle Johnny Joss was also named a first-team All-American for 1925 by the New York Sun.[5]


Date Opponent Site Result
October 3 Middlebury W 53–0
October 10 Georgia
  • Yale Bowl
  • New Haven, CT
W 35–7
October 17 Penn
  • Yale Bowl
  • New Haven, CT
L 13–16
October 24 at Brown (rivalry) W 20–7
October 31 Army
  • Yale Bowl
  • New Haven, CT
W 28–7
November 7 Maryland
  • Yale Bowl
  • New Haven, CT
W 43–14
November 14 Princeton (rivalry)
  • Yale Bowl
  • New Haven, CT
L 12–25
November 21 at Harvard (rivalry)
T 0–0


  1. ^ "1925 Yale Bulldogs Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2017. 
  2. ^ "Associated Press Announces All-American Teams". Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune. 1925-12-14. 
  3. ^ "Syracuse Draws Blank as Rice Names Official All-American Eleven". Syracuse Herald. 1925-12-15. 
  4. ^ Tad Jones; Knute Rockne; Glenn Warner (1925-12-04). "Red Grange Placed on Second All-American Team: Coaches Keep Star Off First: Rockne, Jones and Warner Claim He Has Two Main Weak Points; Friedman Is Captain; Two Michigan Men Honored; Pacific Coast Stars in the Backfield". The Davenport Democrat. 
  5. ^ a b "Here's An All-American Picked By New York Sun Favors Eastern Players". Hamilton Evening Journal. 1925-11-28.