|1956 Yale Bulldogs football|
Ivy League champion
|1956 record||8–1 (7–0 Ivy)|
|Head coach||Jordan Olivar (5th season)|
|Home stadium||Yale Bowl|
Template:1956 Ivy League football standings The 1956 Yale Bulldogs football team represented Yale University as a member of the Ivy League. They were led by fifth year head coach Jordan Olivar and played their home games at the Yale Bowl. They finished the season as Ivy League champions with an overall record of eight wins and one loss.
|September 29||Connecticut*||W 19–14|
|October 6||Brown||W 20–2|
|October 13||at Columbia||W 33–19|
|October 20||Cornell||W 25–7|
|October 27||Colgate*||L 6–14|
|November 3||Dartmouth||W 19–0|
|November 10||Penn||W 40–7|
|November 17||No. 20 Princeton||W 42–20|
|November 24||at Harvard||W 42–14|
- ↑ DeLassus, David. "Yale Yearly Results: 1955–19594". College Football Data Warehouse. http://www.cfbdatawarehouse.com/data/div_iaa/ivyleague/yale/1955-1959_yearly_results.php. Retrieved April 15, 2013.