The 1896 College Football All-America team is composed of college football players who were selected as All-Americans for the 1896 college football season, as selected by Caspar Whitney for Harper's Weekly and the Walter Camp Football Foundation.

All-American selections for 1896

Key

Ends

Tackles

William W. Church of Princeton
William W. Church of Princeton

Guards

Centers

Quarterbacks

Halfbacks

Fullbacks

References

  1. ^ "Walter Camp Football Foundation". Archived from the original on 2009-03-30.
  2. ^ "The Inquirer's All-American Team: This Organization is a Hard One to Pick, but Here is the Best". The Philadelphia Inquirer. 1896-11-29.
  3. ^ "Sunday World's All-America Football Team". The World. 1896-11-29.
  4. ^ "All-America Addendum" (PDF). College Football Historical Society Newsletter. February 2001. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2010-06-13. Retrieved 2010-03-05.
  5. ^ "Football Award Winners" (PDF). National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). 2016. p. 6. Retrieved October 21, 2017.
  6. ^ There were two players on the 1896 Harvard team with the surname Shaw: Francis George Shaw, '97, and James Ebenezer Norton Shaw, '98.
  7. ^ "Princeton May Play Crowdis". The Boston Daily Globe. October 30, 1855.