|Overall record: 5-5 - Conference: 3-3|
All times Eastern (* Conference; • In-region)
|9/4||vs. Ohio Wesleyan •||W, 34-33|
|9/11||vs. Olivet •||L, 63-62||BX|
|9/18||at Millikin •||L, 63-14|
|9/25||at Tri-State||W, 49-35|
|10/2||at Anderson * •||L, 45-43|
|10/9||vs. Mount St. Joseph * •||L, 34-30|
|10/23||at Manchester * •||W, 40-7|
|10/30||vs. Defiance * •||W, 35-14|
|11/6||at Bluffton * •||W, 24-14|
|11/13||vs. Hanover * •||L, 24-7|
November 5, 2016 Franklin Records Road Win against Anderson Anderson, Ind. - Junior Chase Burton threw six touchdown passes as the Franklin College football team recorded a 55-34 victory at Anderson University in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) play on Saturday.
November 3, 2016 First-Place Franklin Hits Road to Anderson on Saturday Franklin, Ind. - The first-place Franklin College football team plays its final road contest of the 2016 season by traveling to Anderson University on Saturday, November 5 at 1:30 p.m. in Anderson, Indiana.
October 29, 2016 Balanced Attack Leads Franklin to Win at MSJ Franklin, Ind. - A balanced team performance led the Franklin College football team to score 35 unanswered second-half points in a 56-24 victory at Mount St. Joseph University on Saturday.
October 27, 2016 Franklin Hoping to Remain Atop HCAC with Game at Mount St. Joseph Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College football team takes its Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) title hopes to Mount St. Joseph University for a key matchup on Saturday, October 29 at 1:30 p.m. from Cincinnati, Ohio.
October 26, 2016 No time to enjoy, no time to look ahead Rose-Hulman finally defeated Franklin, a benchmark victory for the program. But, the Fightin' Engineers need to defeat Bluffton this week to even have a chance at the HCAC title. More in Around the Midwest.
October 19, 2016 No. 14 Franklin Returns to Gridiron Saturday vs. Rose-Hulman Franklin, Ind. - After a week off from the schedule, the nationally ranked Franklin College football team returns to the gridiron with a home contest against Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in a key Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference (HCAC) contest on Saturday, October 22 at 1:30 p.m. from Faught Stadium.