1896 Army Cadets football
1896 record3–2–1
Head coachGeorge P. Dyer (1st season)
Home stadiumThe Plain
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The 1896 Army Cadets football team represented the United States Military Academy in the 1896 college football season. In their first and only season under head coach George P. Dyer, the Cadets compiled a 3–2–1 record and outscored their opponents by a combined total of 93 to 45.[1] The Army–Navy Game was not played in 1896.[2]

No Army Cadets were honored on the 1896 College Football All-America Team.


October 3TuftsW 27–0
October 17Princeton
  • The Plain
  • West Point, NY
L 0–11
October 24Union
  • The Plain
  • West Point, NY
W 44–0
October 31Yale
  • The Plain
  • West Point, NY
L 2–16
November 7Wesleyan
  • The Plain
  • West Point, NY
T 12–12
November 21Brown
  • The Plain
  • West Point, NY
W 8–6


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