The TCU Horned Frogs football team represents Texas Christian University (TCU) in college football at the NCAA Division I Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS). The Horned Frogs play their home games in Amon G. Carter Stadium, which is located on the TCU campus in Fort Worth. They have been members of the Big 12 Conference since 2012. TCU began playing football in 1896 and claims national championships in 1935 and 1938. TCU has one Heisman Trophy winner, Davey O’Brien, as well as 6 Heisman finalists. TCU has had eight former players inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame. Following decades of futility during the late 20th century, TCU returned to national prominence in the late 1990s. They won their first bowl game and were ranked in the final AP poll for the first times since 1956 and 1959, respectively. Entered 2000s TCU Horned Frogs enjoyed further success. They got a perfect 2010 season, six AP top 10 finishes, and a share of the 2014 Big 12 conference championship. In 2022 TCU went to their first College Football Playoff berth. They defeated Michigan in the Fiesta Bowl semifinal and advanced to the national championship, where they lost to Georgia.