1918 Northwestern Purple football team

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The 1918 Northwestern Purple team was an American football team that represented Northwestern University during the 1918 Big Ten Conference football season.wikipedia
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1918 Big Ten Conference football season

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The 1918 Northwestern Purple team was an American football team that represented Northwestern University during the 1918 Big Ten Conference football season.

1918 Great Lakes Navy Bluejackets football team

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On October 26, 1918, Northwestern and Great Lakes Navy played to a scoreless tie before a crowd of 15,000.
On October 26, 1918, Northwestern was fought to a scoreless tie before a crowd of 15,000.

1918 Chicago Maroons football team

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On November 16, 1918, Northwestern defeated Chicago, 21–6, in the rain, fog, and mud before a crowd of 8,000 at Evanston Field.
On Saturday, November 16, 1918, Northwestern defeated Chicago, 21–6, in the rain, fog, and mud before a crowd of 8,000 at Evanston Field.

1918 Iowa Hawkeyes football team

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On November 23, 1918, Iowa defeated Northwestern, 237, in Iowa City.
On November 23, 1918, Iowa defeated Northwestern, 23-7, in Iowa City.

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The 1918 Northwestern Purple team was an American football team that represented Northwestern University during the 1918 Big Ten Conference football season.

Northwestern University

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The 1918 Northwestern Purple team was an American football team that represented Northwestern University during the 1918 Big Ten Conference football season.

Fred J. Murphy

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In their fifth and final year under head coach Fred J. Murphy, the Purple compiled a 2–2–1 record (1–1 against Big Ten Conference opponents) and finished in sixth place in the Big Ten Conference.

Big Ten Conference

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In their fifth and final year under head coach Fred J. Murphy, the Purple compiled a 2–2–1 record (1–1 against Big Ten Conference opponents) and finished in sixth place in the Big Ten Conference.

1919 Rose Bowl

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The 1918 Great Lakes Navy team compiled a 3–0–1 record against Big Ten opponents, went on to win the 1919 Rose Bowl, and featured three players (George Halas, Jimmy Conzelman, and Paddy Driscoll) who were later inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

George Halas

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The 1918 Great Lakes Navy team compiled a 3–0–1 record against Big Ten opponents, went on to win the 1919 Rose Bowl, and featured three players (George Halas, Jimmy Conzelman, and Paddy Driscoll) who were later inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

Jimmy Conzelman

Jim Conzelman
The 1918 Great Lakes Navy team compiled a 3–0–1 record against Big Ten opponents, went on to win the 1919 Rose Bowl, and featured three players (George Halas, Jimmy Conzelman, and Paddy Driscoll) who were later inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

Paddy Driscoll

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The 1918 Great Lakes Navy team compiled a 3–0–1 record against Big Ten opponents, went on to win the 1919 Rose Bowl, and featured three players (George Halas, Jimmy Conzelman, and Paddy Driscoll) who were later inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

Pro Football Hall of Fame

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The 1918 Great Lakes Navy team compiled a 3–0–1 record against Big Ten opponents, went on to win the 1919 Rose Bowl, and featured three players (George Halas, Jimmy Conzelman, and Paddy Driscoll) who were later inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

Charlie Bachman

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Charlie Bachman, who was hired as Northwestern's coach after the season and was later inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame, also played for the 1918 Great Lakes team.

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Charlie Bachman, who was hired as Northwestern's coach after the season and was later inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame, also played for the 1918 Great Lakes team.

1918 Chicago Naval Reserve football team

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On November 2, 1918, Northwestern's S.A.T.C. team lost, 25–0, to |Chicago Naval Reserve a team from the United States Naval Reserve School at Chicago's Municipal Pier.

Iowa City, Iowa

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On November 23, 1918, Iowa defeated Northwestern, 237, in Iowa City.