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Andrew Fischer in runs up field with ball

Crimson receiver and returner Andrew Fischer breaks loose for a 58-yard run in the second quarter—one of several huge plays on the day. 

Photograph by Barry Chin/The Boston Globe via Getty Images

A sensational performance leads Harvard over Yale.

11.20.20

Carroll Lowenstein standing at the base of staircase

Carroll Lowenstein
Photograph courtesy of Peter Mee 

A performance for the ages—in just nine throws

11.13.20

A ball flies through the air off the foot of Vic Kennard.

A kick off the left foot of Vic Kennard ends a six-year drought versus the Bulldogs. 

An "indelible feat of foot" leads Harvard over Yale. 

11.6.20

Ric Zimmerman leans forward with football in hand

Ric Zimmerman
Photograph courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications; background by iStock

A late drive leads to a legendary ’66 win over Dartmouth.

10.30.20

Harvard's Colton Chapple throws a football to an out-of-frame receiver.

In 2012, Colton Chapple ’13 threw five touchdowns in Harvard's 39-34 loss to Princeton. Photograph courtesy of Harvard Athletic Communications

An all-time performance in an all-time loss

10.23.20

Charles Brickley pictures alone in an old-fashioned football uniform

Charles Brickley

Photo collage by Harvard Magazine/JC. Photograph in the public domain. 

A Harvard great with an all-time boot

10.16.20

A Harvard player catches a ball at eye level.

Eighteen seasons after his final reception for the Crimson, Morris still has a firm hold on almost every significant Harvard pass-catching record. Photograph by Simon Bruty/Sports Illustrated via Getty Images

2000-02: a Crimson Wide Receiver's Fab Four

10.9.20

Football player Chubb Peabody, in pads and helmet, charges forward.

Hard hitting and with a keen nose for the ball, Endicott “Chub” Peabody II was not to be messed with.

Photo collage by Harvard Magazine/JC

 

1941: “Chub” Peabody ’42 bottles up “Barnacle Bill.”

10.2.20