|1909 Lafayette football|
|Head coach||Bob Folwell (1st season)|
|Home stadium||March Field|
The 1909 Lafayette football team represented Lafayette College in the 1909 college football season. Lafayette shut out seven of its eight opponents and finished with a 7–0–1 record in their first year under head coach Bob Folwell. Significant games included victories over Princeton (6–0) and Lehigh (21–0). The only blemish on the team's record was a 6–6 tie with Penn. The 1909 Lafayette team outscored its opponents by a combined total of 176 to 6. Lafayette fullback George McCaa received recognition on the 1909 College Football All-America Team, as a third-team selection by Walter Camp and a second-team selection by The New York Times.
- ↑ "1909 Lafayette Leopards Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. https://www.sports-reference.com/cfb/schools/lafayette/1909-schedule.html. Retrieved November 23, 2015.
- ↑ "Lafayette Yearly Results (1905-1909)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. http://www.cfbdatawarehouse.com/data/active/l/lafayette/1905-1909_yearly_results.php. Retrieved November 23, 2015.
- ↑ "Six Yale Men on Camp's First Team". The New York Times. December 19, 1909. https://timesmachine.nytimes.com/timesmachine/1909/12/17/101909173.pdf.
- ↑ "All-America Team Picked on Form Shown During 1909: Problems Confronting Experts Who Take Up This Thankless and Difficult Task of Choosing the So-Called "Best."" (PDF). The New York Times. November 28, 1909. https://timesmachine.nytimes.com/timesmachine/1909/11/28/106723792.pdf.