1951 Miami Redskins football
ConferenceMid-American Conference
1951 record7–3 (3–1 MAC)
Head coachAra Parseghian (1st season)
CaptainDonald Green
Home stadiumMiami Field
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Template:1951 Mid-American Conference football standings The 1951 Miami Redskins football team was an American football team that represented Miami University in the Mid-American Conference (MAC) during the 1951 college football season. In its first season under head coach Ara Parseghian, Miami compiled a 7–3 record (3–1 against MAC opponents), finished in second place in the MAC, and outscored all opponents by a combined total of 229 to 159.[1]

Donald Green was the team captain.[2] The team's statistical leaders included John Pont with 883 rushing yards, Jim Root with 894 passing yards, and Clive Rush with 398 receiving yards.[3]


  1. "2005 Miami University Football Media Guide". 2005. pp. 117, 122. Retrieved September 23, 2016.
  2. 2005 Media Guide, p. 148.
  3. 2005 Media Guide, p. 169.

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