American Football Database

The 1919 College Football All-America team consists of American football players selected to the College Football All-America Teams selected by various organizations for the 1919 college football season.


  • WC = Walter Camp[1]
  • MS = Frank Menke Syndicate, by Frank G. Menke[2]
  • RE = Reno Evening Gazette, selected by "W.P. Hahn, football expert of national note who is now located in Reno"[3]
  • DJ = Dick Jemison[4]
  • Bold - Consensus All-American[5]
  • 1 - First Team Selection
  • 2 - Second Team Selection
  • 3 - Third Team Selection

All-Americans of 1919




  • Joe Alexander, Syracuse (College Football Hall of Fame) (WC-1; MS; DJ-2)
  • Adolph "Swede" Youngstrom, Dartmouth (WC-1; MS; DJ-2)
  • D.N. Denfield, Navy (WC-2)
  • Jack Depler, Illinois (WC-2)
  • Clark, Harvard (WC-3)
  • Lloyd "Butch" Pixley, Ohio State (WC-3; DJ-1)
  • Sedgwick, Harvard (RE-1)
  • Phillips, Georgia Tech (DJ-1)


  • James R. Weaver, Centre (WC-1; DJ-1)
  • Charles Carpenter, Wisconsin (MS)
  • Bailey, West Virginia (WC-2)
  • Callahan, Yale (WC-3)
  • Day, Georgia (DJ-2)


  • Bo McMillin, Centre (College Football Hall of Fame) (WC-1; DJ-2)
  • John Strubing, Princeton (WC-2)
  • Benny Boynton, Williams (College Football Hall of Fame) (WC-3; MS; DJ-1)
  • Robertson, Syracuse (RE-1)
  • James Bradshaw, Nevada (RE-1)


  • Chic Harley, Ohio State (College Football Hall of Fame) (WC-1; MS; DJ-1)
  • Eddie Casey, Harvard (College Football Hall of Fame) (WC-1; MS; RE-1; DJ-1)
  • Murray Trimble, Princeton (WC-2; RE-1)
  • Oas, Minnesota (WC-2)
  • Bill Steers, Oregon (WC-3)
  • Gillo, Colgate (WC-3; DJ-2)
  • Weldon, Lafayette (DJ-2)


  • Ira Rodgers, West Virginia (College Football Hall of Fame) (WC-1; MS; RE-1; DJ-1)
  • Braden, Yale (WC-2)
  • J. Robertson, Dartmouth (WC-3; DJ-2)


  1. "Walter Camp's All-American Team". Fitchburg Daily Sentinel. 1919-12-13.
  2. ESPN College Football Encyclopedia, p. 1153
  3. "All-American Team Picked by Hahn for Gazette". Reno Evening Gazette. 1919-12-04.
  4. "All-America Addendum". College Football Historical Society Newsletter. May 2006.
  5. Consensus All-American designations based on the NCAA guide to football award winners