1947 Yale Bulldogs football team

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1947 Yale Bulldogs football
Conference Independent
1947 record 6–3
Head coach Howard Odell (6th season)
Home stadium Yale Bowl
Seasons
← 1946
1948 →

The 1947 Yale Bulldogs football team represented Yale University in the 1947 college football season. The Bulldogs were led by sixth year head coach Howard Odell, played their home games at the Yale Bowl and finished the season with a 6–3 record.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result Attendance
September 11 Merchant Marine Yale BowlNew Haven, CT W 34–13    
October 4 Cornell Yale Bowl • New Haven, CT W 14–0    
October 11 at No. 11 Columbia No. 14 Baker FieldNew York, NY W 17–7    
October 18 Wisconsin No. 12 Yale Bowl • New Haven, CT L 0–9   65,000
October 25 Springfield (MA) Yale Bowl • New Haven, CT W 49–0    
November 1 Dartmouth Yale Bowl • New Haven, CT W 23–14    
November 8 Brown No. 20 Yale Bowl • New Haven, CT (Rivalry) L 14–20    
November 15 Princeton Palmer StadiumPrinceton, NJ (Rivalry) L 0–17    
November 22 Harvard Yale Bowl • New Haven, CT (The Game) W 31–21    
#Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1947 Yale Bulldogs Schedule and Results". Sports Reference. Retrieved October 8, 2016. 
  2. ^ "Yale Game by Game Results". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved October 8, 2016.