American Football Database
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Template:Infobox college sports team season Template:1887 Eastern college football independents records The 1887 Penn Quakers football team was an American football team that represented the University of Pennsylvania as an independent during the 1887 college football season. In its third and final year under head coach Frank Dole, the team compiled a 6–7 record. Penn lost five games to the Big Three (Princeton, Harvard, and Yale) by a combined score of 291 to 0.[1]


October 8GraduatesPhiladelphia, PAW 14–6
October 12TiogaPhiladelphia, PAW 46–0
October 15GraduatesPhiladelphia, PAW 18–0
October 19PrincetonPhiladelphia, PA (rivalry)L 0–57
October 22at PrincetonPrinceton, NJL 0–42
October 29YalePhiladelphia, PAL 0–50
November 2RutgersPhiladelphia, PAW 13–10
November 5PrincetonPhiladelphia, PAL 0–96
November 9HaverfordPhiladelphia, PAW 36–0
November 12LehighPhiladelphia, PAW 6–4
November 16LafayettePhiladelphia, PAL 0–20
November 19at Harvard
L 0–46
November 24vs. [[{{{school}}}|Wesleyan]]New York, NYL 4–10