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1940 Yale Bulldogs football
ConferenceIndependent
1940 record1–7
Head coachDucky Pond (7th season)
Home stadiumYale Bowl
Seasons
← 1939
1941 →

The 1940 Yale Bulldogs football team represented Yale University in the 1940 college football season. The Bulldogs were led by seventh year head coach Ducky Pond, played their home games at the Yale Bowl and finished the season with a 1–7 record.[1][2]

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResult
October 5VirginiaL 14–19
October 12at PennL 7–50
October 19Dartmouth
  • Yale Bowl
  • New Haven, CT
W 13–7
October 26Navy
  • Yale Bowl
  • New Haven, CT
L 0–21
November 2Brown
  • Yale Bowl
  • New Haven, CT
L 2–6
November 9No. 1 Cornell
  • Yale Bowl
  • New Haven, CT
L 0–21
November 16at PrincetonL 7–10
November 23Harvard
L 0–28
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game

References