1959 Yale Bulldogs football
ConferenceIvy League
1959 record6–3 (4–3 Ivy)
Head coachJordan Olivar (8th season)
Home stadiumYale Bowl
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Template:1959 Ivy League football standings The 1959 Yale Bulldogs football team represented Yale University in the 1959 college football season. The Bulldogs were led by eighth year head coach Jordan Olivar, played their home games at the Yale Bowl and finished the season with a 6–3 record.[1][2]


September 26Connecticut*W 20–0
October 3Brown
  • Yale Bowl
  • New Haven, CT
W 17–0
October 10Columbia
  • Yale Bowl
  • New Haven, CT
W 14–0
October 17at CornellW 23–0
October 24Colgate*No. 19
  • Yale Bowl
  • New Haven, CT
W 21–0
October 31DartmouthNo. 13
  • Yale Bowl
  • New Haven, CT
L 8–12
November 7at PennL 12–28
November 14at PrincetonW 38–20
November 21Harvard
L 6–35
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game


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