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The Ivy League Becomes the Future of Football

Oct 26, 2018 - The New York Times
Board and Executive Moves

HANOVER, N.H. — The earliest football game between two eventual members of the Ivy League took place when Columbia played Yale in 1872. Dartmouth’s football team had its first intercollegiate game in 1881, several years before the sport was formally introduced at Ohio State and Alabama.

This is supposedly the league of football the way it once was. But today, in this northern outpost of the Ancient Eight, a program soaked in football’s past is trying to drag the sport into the future...