Ray Wait's Division I-A College Football Retrodictive Ratings 12/05/1896

A team's rating is the average of its opponents' ratings plus 10 for a win or minus 10 for a loss. Wins that would lower the rating and losses that would raise the rating are ignored.
                       W  L  T
                       -  -  -
  1  Princeton        10  0  1 142.6
     Lafayette        11  0  1 142.6
  3  Yale             13  1  0 132.6
     Penn             14  1  0 132.6
  5  Harvard           7  4  0 112.6
  6  Dartmouth         5  2  1 105.8
     Army              3  2  1 105.8
  8  Brown             4  5  1 102.6
  9  Wesleyan          4  5  1  98.9
 10  Williams          4  4  1  98.4
     Cornell           5  3  1  98.4
 12  Trinity, Conn.    2  3  0  97.6
 13  Amherst           3  6  1  96.4
 14  Carlisle          3  5  0  92.6
 15  Bowdoin           4  2  2  92.4
 16  Wisconsin         7  1  1  82.6
 17  Bucknell          5  2  1  81.0
 18  Northwestern      6  1  2  77.7
 19  Michigan          9  1  0  75.5
 20  Chicago          15  3  1  75.0
 21  Penn St.          3  4  0  74.9
 22  Navy              5  3  0  74.1
 23  Illinois          4  2  1  70.9
 24  Franklin&Marshall 3  4  2  70.6
     Minnesota         8  2  0  70.6
 26  Lake Forest       0  3  1  67.1
 27  Purdue            4  2  1  65.7
 28  Dickinson         0  4  0  64.9
 29  Lehigh            2  5  0  64.1
 30  MIT               0  0  1  62.3
     Tufts             2  6  1  62.3