1976 Yale Bulldogs football
Ivy League champion
ConferenceIvy League
1976 record8–1 (6–1 Ivy)
Head coachCarmen Cozza (12th season)
Home stadiumYale Bowl
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Template:1976 Ivy League football standings The 1976 Yale Bulldogs football team represented Yale University in the 1976 NCAA Division I football season. The Bulldogs were led by twelfth year head coach Carmen Cozza, played their home games at the Yale Bowl and finished tied for first place in the Ivy League with a 6–1 record, 8–1 overall.[1]


September 18at BrownL 6–14
September 25Connecticut*W 21–10
October 2Lehigh*
  • Yale Bowl
  • New Haven, CT
W 21–6
October 9Dartmouth
  • Yale Bowl
  • New Haven, CT
W 18–14
October 16Columbia
  • Yale Bowl
  • New Haven, CT
W 37–6
October 23at PennW 21–7
October 30Cornell
  • Yale Bowl
  • New Haven, CT
W 14–6
November 6Princeton
W 39–7
November 13at HarvardW 21–7
  • *Non-conference game


1976 Yale Bulldogs football team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Class
T 79 McNamara, PetePete McNamara So
RB 40 Pagliaro, JohnJohn Pagliaro Jr
QB 16 Phillips, StoneStone Phillips Sr
WR 85 Spagnola, JohnJohn Spagnola So
Pos. # Name Class
DE 92 White, PetePete White So
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
K 5 Carter, RandyRandy Carter Sr
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • Cruz Roja.svg Injured
  • Redshirt.svg Redshirt


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