1905 Yale Bulldogs football team

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1905 Yale Bulldogs football
National champion (Davis, Whitney)
ConferenceIndependent
1905 record10–0
Head coachJack Owsley (1st season)
CaptainTom Shevlin
Home stadiumYale Field
Seasons
← 1904
1906 →
1905 Eastern college football independents records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Yale         10 0 0
Penn         12 0 1
Temple         2 0 1
Dartmouth         7 1 2
Swarthmore         7 1 0
Western U. of Penn.         10 2 0
Princeton         8 2 0
Harvard         8 2 1
Lafayette         7 2 1
Wesleyan         7 2 1
Carlisle         10 4 0
Washington & Jefferson         9 3 0
Penn State         8 3 0
Syracuse         8 3 0
Fordham         5 2 0
Amherst         3 1 2
Brown         7 4 0
Tufts         5 3 0
Cornell         6 4 0
Colgate         5 4 0
Columbia         4 3 2
Army         4 4 1
NYU         3 3 1
Lehigh         6 7 0
Frankin & Marshall         4 6 0
Geneva         4 6 0
New Hampshire         2 4 2
Rutgers         3 6 0
Villanova         3 7 0
Drexel         0 7 0

The 1905 Yale Bulldogs football team represented Yale University in the 1905 college football season. The team finished with a 10–0 record and was retroactively named as the national champion by Caspar Whitney and Parke H. Davis.[1][2]

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResult
October 4WesleyanW 27–0
October 7Syracuse
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
W 16–0
October 11Springfield YMCA
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
W 29–0
October 14Holy Cross
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
W 29–0
October 21Penn State
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
W 12–0
October 28at ArmyW 20–0
November 4at ColumbiaW 53–0
November 11Brown
  • Yale Field
  • New Haven, CT
W 11–0
November 18Princeton
W 23–4
November 25at HarvardW 6–0

[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) (2015). "National Poll Rankings" (PDF). NCAA Division I Football Records. NCAA. p. 108. Retrieved January 4, 2016.
  2. ^ a b "1905 Yale Bulldogs Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved February 27, 2017.