|2008 NCAA Division III football season|
|Regular season||August – November 2008|
The 2008 NCAA Division III football season, part of the college football season organized by the NCAA at the Division III level in the United States, began in August 2008, and concluded with the NCAA Division III Football Championship, also known as the Stagg Bowl, in December 2008 at Salem Football Stadium in Salem, Virginia. The Mount Union Purple Raiders won their tenth Division III championship by defeating the Wisconsin–Whitewater Warhawks, 31−26. This was the fourth of seven straight championship games between Mount Union (3 wins) and Wisconsin–Whitewater (4 wins).
- After Tri-State University changed its name to Trine University in 2008, the Tri-State Thunder became the Trine Thunder at the start of the 2008 season.
The 2008 NCAA Division III Football Championship playoffs were the 36th annual single-elimination tournament to determine the national champion of men's NCAA Division III college football. The championship Stagg Bowl game was held at Salem Football Stadium in Salem, Virginia for the 16th time.
|National Championship Game|
Salem Football Stadium
|North Central (IL)||44||Wheaton (IL)||24|
|Thomas More||23||North Central (IL)||28|
|Wheaton (IL)||14||Wheaton (IL)||59|
|Monmouth (IL)||42||Monmouth (IL)||28|
|LaGrange||26||Washington & Jefferson||35|
|Washington & Jefferson||35||Millsaps||20|
|Christopher Newport||29||Washington & Jefferson||7|
|Mary Hardin–Baylor||38||Mary Hardin–Baylor||46|
- 2008 NCAA Division I FBS football season
- 2008 NCAA Division I FCS football season
- 2008 NCAA Division II football season
- ↑ "All-Time Division III Football Championship Records". NCAA. NCAA.org. pp. 4-15. http://fs.ncaa.org/Docs/stats/football_champs_records/2013/d3/champ.pdf. Retrieved December 3, 2014.
- ↑ "2008 NCAA Division III National Football Championship Bracket". NCAA. NCAA.org. pp. 15. http://fs.ncaa.org/Docs/stats/football_champs_records/2013/d3/champ.pdf. Retrieved December 3, 2014.