1906 Penn Quakers football team

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1906 Penn Quakers football
ConferenceIndependent
1906 record7–2–3
Head coach Carl S. Williams (5th season)
Captain Edward L. Greene
Home stadium Franklin Field
Seasons
  1905
1907  
1906 Eastern college football independents records
Conf  Overall
TeamW L T  W L T
Princeton     901
Yale     901
Harvard     1010
Cornell     812
Lafayette     811
Penn State     811
Washington & Jefferson     920
Swarthmore     720
Tufts     620
Penn     723
Carlisle     930
Brown     630
Rutgers     522
Dartmouth     631
Syracuse     630
Colgate     422
Fordham     530
Western U. of Penn.     640
Drexel     321
Holy Cross     431
Amherst     331
Lehigh     551
Carnegie Tech     232
Army     351
Frankin & Marshall     351
Wesleyan     241
New Hampshire     251
Villanova     370
NYU     040

The 1906 Penn Quakers football team represented the University of Pennsylvania in the 1906 college football season. The Quakers finished with a 7–2–3 record in their fifth year under head coach Carl S. Williams. Significant games included a 24 to 6 loss to the Carlisle Indians, a 17 to 0 victory over Michigan, and a scoreless tie with Cornell The 1906 Penn team outscored its opponents by a combined total of 186 to 58. [1] [2]

Eight players on the 1906 Penn team received recognition on the 1906 College Football All-America Team. They are ends Izzy Levene (WC-3; CW-2; NYS-2; CC-2; NYT-2) and Hunter Scarlett (NYM-1), tackle Dexter Draper (WC-2; NYS-1; NYT-2), guard Gus Ziegler (WC-2; CW-1; NYS-2; CC-2; NYM-1; NYT-2), center William Thomas Dunn (WC-1), and halfbacks Bill Hollenback (WC-2; CW-1; NYS-1; NYM-1), Bob Folwell (NYT-1) and Edward Green (NYT-2). [3] [4] [5] [6] [7]

Schedule

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 29 Lehigh W 32–6
October 3 Gettysburg
  • Franklin Field
  • Philadelphia, PA
T 6–6
October 6 North Carolina
  • Franklin Field
  • Philadelphia, PA
W 11–0
October 10 Franklin & Marshall
  • Franklin Field
  • Philadelphia, PA
W 47–6
October 13 Swarthmore
  • Franklin Field
  • Philadelphia, PA
L 0–4
October 17 Medico-Chirurgical [8]
  • Franklin Field
  • Philadelphia, PA
W 31–0
October 20 Brown
  • Franklin Field
  • Philadelphia, PA
W 14–0
October 27 Carlisle
  • Franklin Field
  • Philadelphia, PA
L 6–24
November 10 Lafayette
  • Franklin Field
  • Philadelphia, PA
T 0–0
November 17 Michigan
  • Franklin Field
  • Philadelphia, PA
W 17–0
November 24 Villanova
  • Franklin Field
  • Philadelphia, PA
W 22–12
November 29 Cornell
  • Franklin Field
  • Philadelphia, PA (rivalry)
T 0–0

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References

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  7. "untitled". Daily Gazette And Bulletin. December 5, 1906. (NYM)
  8. The Medico-Chirugical College of Philadelphia, later absorbed into the University of Pennsylvania.