1956 Denver Pioneers football
ConferenceSkyline Conference
1956 record6–4 (4–3 Skyline)
Head coachJohn Roning (2nd season)
Home stadiumDU Stadium
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Template:1956 MSC football standings

The 1956 Denver Pioneers football team represented the University of Denver in the Skyline Conference during the 1956 NCAA University Division football season. In its second season under head coach John Roning, the team compiled a 6–4 record (4–3 against Skyline opponents), tied for third in the conference, and outscored opponents by a total of 250 to 206.[1]


September 15Iowa State*L 10–13
September 22at Utah StateL 13–18
September 29at WyomingL 0–27
October 5Montana
  • DU Stadium
  • Denver, CO
W 22–13
October 13at UtahL 13–27
October 19Colorado College*
  • DU Stadium
  • Denver, CO
W 40–21
October 26New Mexico
  • DU Stadium
  • Denver, CO
W 20–14
November 3at San Jose State*W 35–26
November 10BYU
  • DU Stadium
  • Denver, CO
W 58–34
November 22Colorado A&M
  • DU Stadium
  • Denver, CO
W 39–13
  • *Non-conference game


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