FOOTBALL: Bulldogs win despite sloppy execution
The Bulldogs put up the fewest points they have scored this season against a winless Columbia team. But Yale managed to win 25–7 thanks to its best defensive performance of the year.
FOOTBALL: Yale faces winless Lions
A few months ago, when little was known about the upcoming Ivy League football season, the Yale football team’s matchup at Columbia was the only game on the Bulldogs’ schedule that, whatever happened during the season, seemed like a likely victory.
FOOTBALL: Keys to the game
The Yale football team matches up with Columbia tomorrow in hopes of surpassing its 2013 win total with a sixth victory this season.
FOOTBALL: Offensive line paves the way for Elis
The Yale offensive line, a five-man unit, has been an immovable force as it has dominated opposing defensive lines, protecting quarterback Morgan Roberts ’16 and creating holes for Varga to run through.
FOOTBALL: Oplinger talks defense
Younger players have made an early impact on the defensive side of Yale’s squad. One notable example, linebacker Matthew Oplinger ’18, has been a major contributor as starting linebacker in his freshman campaign.
FOOTBALL: Elis topple Colgate
Bouncing back from a heartbreaking seven-point loss to Dartmouth, the Yale football team (4–1, 1–1 Ivy) defeated the Colgate Raiders (4–3, 2–0 Patriot) 45–31 Saturday afternoon.