1873 Yale Bulldogs football
ConferenceIndependent
1873 record2–1
Head coachNo coach
CaptainWilliam S. Halstead
Seasons
← 1872
1874 →
1873 college football records
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
Princeton         1 0 0
Harvard         1 0 1
Washington and Lee         4 0 0
Stevens Tech         2 1 0
Yale         2 1 0
Columbia         2 1 0
Rutgers         1 2 0
McGill         0 1 1
Eton         0 1 0
CCNY         0 1 0
NYU         0 1 0
Princeton Seminary         0 1 0
VMI         0 4 0

The 1873 Yale Bulldogs football team represented Yale University in the 1873 college football season. The Bulldogs compiled a 2–1 record, winning games against Rutgers and Eton College (with Yale alumni) but losing to Princeton.[1] William S. Halstead was the team captain.[2]

Schedule[edit | edit source]

DateOpponentSiteResult
October 25RutgersW 3–1
November 15Princeton
  • Hamilton Park
  • New Haven, CT (rivalry)
L 0–3
December 6Eton
  • Hamilton Park
  • New Haven, CT
W 2–1

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