American Football Database
American Football Database
1957 Rutgers Scarlet Knights football
ConferenceMiddle Three Conference
1957 record5–4 (1–1 Middle Three)
Head coachJohn Stiegman (2nd season)
Home stadiumRutgers Stadium
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The 1957 Rutgers Scarlet Knights football team represented Rutgers University in the 1957 college football season. In their second season under head coach John Stiegman, the Scarlet Knights compiled a 5–4 record and outscored their opponents 181 to 133.[1][2] The team's statistical leaders included Billy Austin with 479 passing yards and 946 rushing yards and Bob Simms with 180 receiving yards.[3]