FOOTBALL: Fumbles, injuries, secondary woes doom Elis
In a game beset by injuries and fumbles, the No. 8 Fordham Rams walked all over the Yale Bulldogs, 52-31. Both running back Tyler Varga ’15 and quarterback Hank Furman ’14 left the game with injuries in the second half. In the first half, the Elis lost three fumbles inside the Fordham 25 yard line, »
FOOTBALL: Keys to the game vs. Fordham
FORCE AND STOP THE RUN Tomorrow at noon, the Bulldogs (3–1, 1–1 Ivy) will face the No. 8 Fordham Rams (7–0, 2–0 Patriot), a team that averages 40.6 points per game. For the Elis to stop the potent Fordham offense, they must force the run. The Rams’ hyper-productive attack is led by junior quarterback Michael »
Awards Roll in for Football Team
Through just four weeks of play, four members of the football team have brought home weekly Ivy League awards, already surpassing the team’s total from all of last season.
FOOTBALL: Elis to visit Dartmouth
Last week’s 24–10 victory at No. 18/19 Cal Poly last week improved Yale football’s record to 3–0, its best start to a season since 2007. Yale will put that winning streak on the line against Dartmouth tomorrow. The Elis returned home this week from an almost 3000-mile trek to face the Cal Poly Mustangs, but »
FOOTBALL: secondary carries defense
Yale football's rejuvenated secondary has proven to be a cornerstone of the Bulldogs’ defense, which has been integral to the team’s success.
FOOTBALL: Keys to the game against Dartmouth
The football team will put its perfect 3–0 record on the line Saturday when it faces Dartmouth (1–2, 0–1 Ivy) in an Ivy League matchup at Memorial Field in Hanover, N.H. Yale leads the overall series 53–37–6 and has won nine of the past 10 meetings, but the Big Green beat the Bulldogs 34–14 at »
FOOTBALL: Elis lasso Mustangs
After a convincing 24–10 victory over the Mustangs, the Bulldogs went even further to put themselves on the national radar.