“I had been offered fellowships to enter as a graduate student at either Harvard or Princeton. But the Princeton fellowship was somewhat more generous, since I had not actually won the Putnam competition... Thus Princeton became the choice for my graduate study location.”
“I went to M.I.T. in the summer of 1951. I had been an instructor at Princeton for one year after obtaining my degree in 1950. It seemed desirable more for personal and social reasons than academic ones to accept the higher-paying instructorship at M.I.T.
“[Against Princeton] we ran the ball well and protected the QB well, so [the offensive line] got off to a good start. We had no turnovers the whole day. We are relatively inexperienced and adjustments to different defenses and in-game adjustments to changes in alignments will be the challenges ahead of us.”
“Anytime you beat a team like Princeton , you're going to remember that game as much or more than most. We have a tremendous amount of respect for Princeton . I have a tremendous amount of respect for Coach Tierney. You win a game like this against a traditional powerhouse, you always have to feel great about it.”
“Even though we run a cursory version of it, Dan has a lot to learn about the Princeton offense. Provided that Richmond has guards who can draw the defense to them, Dan should be able to flourish in their system.”