2019 Football News

  • Eight Crimson Alumni Competing in the NFL
    September 10, 2019
    After the 1919 regular season, Harvard football won the Rose Bowl over Oregon to cap an unbeaten campaign. That same year, the National Football League kicked off its inaugural season.
  • Harvard ESPN+ Schedule Begins Sept. 4 
    August 22, 2019
    The Ivy League is entering into the second year of its long-term relationship with ESPN, which will see broadcasts across a variety of ESPN platforms. This includes coverage for all 42 Harvard varsity programs on ESPN linear networks and ESPN+. Additional general information about the relationship between the Ivy League and ESPN+ is available here: http://www.ivyleaguenetwork.com/. 
  • Ivy League Football Media Day to be Broadcast on ESPN+
    August 13, 2019
    The Ivy League has announced that the 2019 Ivy League Football Media Day will be broadcast live on ESPN+ from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursday, Aug.15.
  • Football Picked Fourth in Ivy League Preseason Poll
    August 07, 2019
    Harvard was picked to finish in fourth place in the Ivy League football preseason poll, which was released Thursday morning. The Crimson was one of five schools to receive first-place consideration from a panel of media members who regularly cover the league.
  • Remembering the 1920 Rose Bowl Game Victory
    July 26, 2019
    Nobody knew what to expect before the season. The Great War had ended, legendary coach Percy Haughton had become a banker and Harvard hadn't fielded a varsity in three years. "It is little wonder that we found an unsettled condition and a spirit of unrest existing among the players," observed Bob Fisher, the former captain who discovered the program 'in a distinctly critical condition' when he took over as coach in June.
  • Bloomberg Radio to Air Entire 2019 Harvard Football Slate
    July 24, 2019
    Harvard Athletics has announced a continued agreement with Bloomberg Radio WRCA 1330 AM and 106.1 FM in Boston, as well as 92.9 WBOS-HD2 in Brookline to broadcast live all 10 Harvard football games this season.
  • Harvard Football Single-Game Tickets On Sale Now
    July 08, 2019
    Harvard football single-game tickets for the 2019 campaign are on sale now. Fans interested in purchasing tickets can do so online at tickets.gocrimson.com, by phone at (617) 495-2211 or at the Harvard Ticket Office located at Murr Center, which is open from 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday-Friday.
  • Football to Celebrate 100th Anniversary of Rose Bowl Game Win
    June 27, 2019
    Harvard will celebrate the 100th anniversary of its Rose Bowl Game victory leading up to and throughout the 2019 campaign. Feature content will appear on GoCrimson.com and Harvard Athletics’ social media channels.
  • Harvard Football Lands on 2019 ESPN and NESN TV Schedule
    June 24, 2019
    Harvard football had two of its games selected by ESPN for the network’s 2019 television broadcast schedule, the Ivy League and ESPN announced today. The two contests are part of a seven-game Ivy League package, which is the most in the FCS, with the Worldwide Leader in Sports.
  • Carl Morris ’03 on 2020 College Football Hall of Fame Ballot
    June 03, 2019
    Harvard football standout Carl Morris ’03 has been named to the 2020 ballot for induction into the College Football Hall of Fame, the National Football Foundation (NFF) and College Hall of Fame announced today. Morris is one of 101 players up for induction from the divisional ranks.
  • Football Welcomes 34 to Incoming First-Year Class
    May 01, 2019
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass.—Tim Murphy, the Thomas Stephenson Family Head Coach for Harvard Football, has announced the names of 34 recruited student-athletes who have accepted offers of admission to the Harvard University for the 2019-2020 academic year.
  • Allen, Jr. Signs Free Agent Contract with Dallas Cowboys
    April 28, 2019
    Former Harvard standout Larry Allen, Jr. has signed an undrafted free agent contract with the Dallas Cowboys, it was reported Sunday evening.
  • Defense Shines in Annual Spring Game
    April 27, 2019
    The Crimson defense intercepted four passes to carry the day at the annual spring game at Harvard Stadium Saturday evening.
  • Football Spring Game Scheduled for April 27
    April 16, 2019
    The Harvard football team will host its annual spring game, Saturday, April 27 at Harvard Stadium. The game is scheduled to start at 7 p.m.
  • 2019 Football Season Tickets Now On Sale
    April 11, 2019
    Season tickets for the 2019 season of Harvard football are now on sale for the five home games to be played at Harvard Stadium.