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WINNINGEST ACTIVE COACHES I-A
# 1 # 2 # 3 # 4 # 5 # 6 # 7 # 8 # 9 # 10

Dabo Swinney

Clemson

Nick Saban

Alabama

Lincoln Riley
Oklahoma

Ryan Day
Ohio State

Ed Orgeron
LSU

Bryan Harsin

Boise State

James Franklin

Penn State

Kirby Smart

Georgia

Dan Mullen
Florida

Jimbo Fisher
Texas A&M

# Coach School Conference CHS Power Ranking
1 Dabo Swinney Clemson ACC 98.68
2 Nick Saban Alabama SEC 98.21
3 Lincoln Riley Oklahoma Big 12 98.07
4 Ryan Day Ohio State Big Ten 97.84
5 Ed Orgeron LSU SEC 96.53
6 Bryan Harsin Boise State MWC 96.23
7 James Franklin Penn State Big Ten 95.17
8 Kirby Smart Georgia SEC 95.12
9 Dan Mullen Florida SEC 94.83
10 Jimbo Fisher Texas A&M SEC 94.14
11 Kyle Whittingham Utah Pac-12 94.12
12 Chris Klieman Kansas State Big 12 93.87
13 Brian Kelly Notre Dame Ind 92.33
14 Mike Norvell Memphis AAC 91.44
15 Eliah Drinkwitz Appalachian State Sun Belt 91.37
16 Gus Malzahn Auburn SEC 90.74
17 Mario Cristobal Oregon Pac-12 90.54
18 P. J. Fleck Minnesota Big Ten 90.32
19 Rod Carey Temple AAC 89.69
20 Matt Rhule Baylor Big 12 89.48
21 Jim Harbaugh Michigan Big Ten 89.33
22 Chris Petersen Washington Pac-12 88.82
23 Tom Herman Texas Big 12 88.64
24 Paul Chryst Wisconsin Big Ten 88.35
25 Willie Fritz Tulane AAC 88.17
26 Bronco Mendenhall Virginia ACC 88.14
27 Hugh Freeze Liberty Ind 87.44
28 Bill Clark UAB CUSA 87.38
29 Ken Niumatalolo Navy Ind 87.22
30 Luke Fickell Cincinnati AAC 86.77
31 Josh Heupel Central Florida AAC 86.72
32 Mike Leach Washington State Pac-12 86.69
33 Scott Sattefield Louisville ACC 86.64
34 Gary Patterson TCU Big 12 86.33
35 Mike Gundy Oklahoma State  Big 12 86.21
36 David Shaw Stanford Pac-12 86.16
37 Rocky Long San Diego State MWC 86.13
38 Troy Calhoun Air Force MWC 85.98
39 Jeff Monken Army Ind 85.64
40 Jason Candle Toledo MAC 85.26
41 Sonny Dykes SMU AAC 84.79
42 Craig Bohl Wyoming MWC 84.59
43 Skip Holtz Louisiana Tech CUSA 84.47
44 Mack Brown North Carolina ACC 84.17
45 Matt Campbell Iowa State Big 12 83.69
46 David Cutcliffe Duke ACC 83.65
47 Neal Brown West Virginia Big 12 83.19
48 Jeff Tedford Fresno State MWC 83.17
49 Pat Narduzzi Pitt ACC 83.12
50 Kirk Ferentz Iowa Big Ten 82.33
51 Blake Anderson Arkansas State Sun Belt 81.84
52 Dave Doeren NC State ACC 81.54
53 Lane Kiffin Florida Atlantic CUSA 81.32
54 Frank Solich Ohio MAC 81.14
55 Mark Stoops Kentucky  SEC 80.43
56 Dave Clawson Wake Forest ACC 80.36
57 Chad Lunsford Georgia Southern Sun Belt 80.12
58 Doc Holliday Marshall CUSA 79.87
59 Butch Davis Florida International CUSA 79.47
60 Tom Allen Indiana Big Ten 78.72
61 Tyson Helton Western Kentucky CUSA 78.69
62 Rick Stockstill Middle Tennessee CUSA 78.22
63 Lance Leipold Buffalo MAC 77.99
64 Les Miles Kansas Big 12 77.45
65 Mike Houston East Carolina CUSA 77.12
66 Matt Wells Texas Tech Big 12 76.85
67 Billy Napier La. Lafayette Sun Belt 76.72
68 Justin Fuente Virginia Tech ACC 76.32
69 Seth Littrell North Texas CUSA 75.82
70 Jeff Brohm Purdue Big Ten 75.31
71 Chip Kelly UCLA Pac-12 75.18
72 Kevin Sumlin Arizona Pac-12 74.87
73 Clay Helton USC Pac-12 74.73
74 Dino Babers Syracuse ACC 74.38
75 Herm Edwards Arizona State Pac-12 74.16
76 Gary Andersen Utah State MWC 73.18
77 Mel Tucker Colorado Pac-12 72.84
78 Nick Rolovich Hawaii MWC 72.67
79 Dana Holgorsen Houston AAC 72.11
80 Scott Frost Nebraska Big Ten 71.86
81 Jay Hopson Southern Miss CUSA 71.69
82 Geoff Collins Georgia Tech ACC 71.36
83 Justin Wilcox California Pac-12 70.23
84 Manny Diaz Miami ACC 68.46
85 Joe Moorhead Mississippi State SEC 68.17
86 Barry Odom Missouri SEC 68.15
87 Pat Fitzgerald Northwestern Big Ten 67.43
88 Jay Norvell Nevada MWC 66.47
89 Jim McElwain Central Michigan MAC 66.18
90 Steve Addazio Boston College ACC 65.91
91 Mark Dantonio Michigan State Big Ten 65.86
92 Matt Luke Mississippi SEC 65.48
93 Tim Lester Western Michigan MAC 65.19
94 Lovie Smith Illinois Big Ten 64.89
95 Shawn Elliott Georgia State Sun Belt 64.38
96 Kalani Sitake BYU Ind 64.37
97 Charlie Strong South Florida AAC 63.02
98 Chris Creighton Eastern Michigan MAC 62.89
99 Will Healy Charlotte CUSA 62.87
100 Jeremy Pruitt Tennessee SEC 62.48
101 Will Muschamp South Carolina SEC 62.46
102 Thomas Hammock Northern Illinois MAC 61.89
103 Matt Viator La. Monroe Sun Belt 61.34
104 Mike Locksley Maryland ACC 60.36
105 Odell Haggins Florida State ACC 60.33
106 Chip Lindsley Troy Sun Belt 59.89
107 Mike Bobo Colorado State MWC 59.61
108 Jonathan Smith Oregon State Pac-12 59.11
109 Scott Loeffler Bowling Green MAC 58.62
110 Jake Spavital Texas State Sun Belt 58.82
111 Frank Wilson Texas San Antonio CUSA 56.89
112 Jamey Chadwell Coastal Carolina Sun Belt 56.36
113 Nunzio Campanile Rutgers Big Ten 56.21
114 Derek Mason Vanderbilt SEC 55.28
115 Barry Lunney Jr. Arkansas SEC 55.00
116 Philip Montgomery Tulsa AAC 54.87
117 Chuck Martin Miami (Ohio) MAC 53.89
118 Bobby Wilder Old Dominion CUSA 53.45
119 Walt Bell UMass Ind 51.19
120 Bob Davie New Mexico MWC 51.03
121 Steve Campbell South Alabama Sun Belt 50.46
122 Brent Brennan San Jose State MWC 49.36
123 Tony Sanchez UNLV MWC 49.34
124 Tom Arth Akron MAC 49.31
125 Mike Bloomgren Rice CUSA 48.18
126 Dana Dimel Texas El Paso CUSA 48.06
127 Mike Neu Ball State MAC 46.69
128 Sean Lewis Kent State MAC 46.48
129 Randy Edsall Connecticut AAC 45.38
130 Doug Martin New Mexico State Ind 43.02
         

Updated November 12, 2019

Criteria for Coaches Hot Seat Coaches Power Ranking = Weighted % of Each Criteria

1. Overall Record = 15%

2. Conference Record = 15%

3. Record against FBS Teams with .500+ Records = 10%

4. Points Margin of Wins = 10%

5. Points Margin of Losses = 10%

6. Home Record = 7.5%

7. Away Record = 7.5%

8. Record in Rivalry Games = 7.5%

9. Bounceback Record = 7.5%

10. Coaches Hot Seat Eye Test = 10%