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

Dabo Swinney

Clemson

Ryan Day
Ohio State

Lincoln Riley
Oklahoma

Ed Orgeron
LSU

Kirby Smart

Georgia

Nick Saban

Alabama

Bryan Harsin

Boise State

James Franklin

Penn State

Dan Mullen
Florida

K. Whittingham
Utah

# Coach School Conference CHS Power Ranking
1 Dabo Swinney Clemson ACC 99.38
2 Ryan Day Ohio State Big Ten 99.02
3 Lincoln Riley Oklahoma Big 12 98.44
4 Ed Orgeron LSU SEC 98.07
5 Kirby Smart Georgia SEC 97.44
6 Nick Saban Alabama SEC 97.22
7 Bryan Harsin Boise State MWC 97.20
8 James Franklin Penn State Big Ten 96.12
9 Dan Mullen Florida SEC 96.02
10 Kyle Whittingham Utah Pac-12 95.85
11 Brian Kelly Notre Dame Ind 95.02
12 Jimbo Fisher Texas A&M SEC 93.88
13 Mike Norvell Memphis AAC 93.67
14 Chris Klieman Kansas State Big 12 93.44
15 Eliah Drinkwitz Appalachian State Sun Belt 93.08
16 Mario Cristobal Oregon Pac-12 92.36
17 Matt Rhule Baylor Big 12 92.33
18 Gus Malzahn Auburn SEC 91.48
19 Rod Carey Temple AAC 91.45
20 Paul Chryst Wisconsin Big Ten 90.12
21 Chris Petersen Washington Pac-12 89.78
22 Bronco Mendenhall Virginia ACC 89.45
23 Sonny Dykes SMU AAC 89.33
24 Jim Harbaugh Michigan Big Ten 88.84
25 P. J. Fleck Minnesota Big Ten 88.65
26 Bill Clark UAB CUSA 88.64
27 Hugh Freeze Liberty Ind 88.15
28 Rocky Long San Diego State MWC 88.03
29 Ken Niumatalolo Navy Ind 87.12
30 Troy Calhoun Air Force MWC 87.07
31 Kirk Ferentz Iowa Big Ten 87.02
32 Skip Holtz Louisiana Tech CUSA 86.98
33 Matt Campbell Iowa State Big 12 86.84
34 Luke Fickell Cincinnati AAC 86.82
35 Josh Heupel Central Florida AAC 86.72
36 Scott Satterfield Louisville ACC 86.68
37 Mack Brown North Carolina ACC 86.34
38 Willie Fritz Tulane AAC 85.89
39 Lane Kiffin Florida Atlantic CUSA 85.88
40 Mike Gundy Oklahoma State  Big 12 85.64
41 Neal Brown West Virginia Big 12 85.37
42 Jeff Monken Army Ind 85.33
43 Mike Leach Washington State Pac-12 85.34
44 Tom Herman Texas Big 12 84.85
45 Pat Narduzzi Pitt ACC 84.59
46 Gary Patterson TCU Big 12 84.45
47 Mark Stoops Kentucky  SEC 82.75
48 Chad Lunsford Georgia Southern Sun Belt 82.87
49 David Shaw Stanford Pac-12 82.83
50 Craig Bohl Wyoming MWC 82.62
51 David Cutcliffe Duke ACC 82.54
52 Tyson Helton Western Kentucky CUSA 82.34
53 Frank Solich Ohio MAC 82.08
54 Blake Anderson Arkansas State Sun Belt 82.02
55 Billy Napier La. Lafayette Sun Belt 81.78
56 Jason Candle Toledo MAC 81.68
57 Doc Holliday Marshall CUSA 81.56
58 Tom Allen Indiana Big Ten 81.35
59 Justin Fuente Virginia Tech ACC 80.45
60 Lance Leipold Buffalo MAC 79.88
61 Dave Clawson Wake Forest ACC 79.65
62 Jeff Tedford Fresno State MWC 79.45
63 Butch Davis Florida International CUSA 79.22
64 Dave Doeren NC State ACC 78.47
65 Nick Rolovich Hawaii MWC 78.33
66 Clay Helton USC Pac-12 78.12
67 Mike Houston East Carolina CUSA 77.05
68 Gary Andersen Utah State MWC 76.27
69 Matt Wells Texas Tech Big 12 75.88
70 Jay Hopson Southern Miss CUSA 75.22
71 Dino Babers Syracuse ACC 74.56
72 Les Miles Kansas Big 12 74.33
73 Jeff Brohm Purdue Big Ten 73.89
74 Herm Edwards Arizona State Pac-12 73.88
75 Seth Littrell North Texas CUSA 73.64
76 Rick Stockstill Middle Tennessee CUSA 73.25
77 Chip Kelly UCLA Pac-12 72.54
78 Mel Tucker Colorado Pac-12 72.48
79 Justin Wilcox California Pac-12 70.66
80 Jim McElwain Central Michigan MAC 70.35
81 Kevin Sumlin Arizona Pac-12 69.87
82 Dana Holgorsen Houston AAC 68.96
83 Will Healy Charlotte CUSA 68.84
84 Joe Moorhead Mississippi State SEC 68.54
85 Scott Frost Nebraska Big Ten 68.32
86 Kalani Sitake BYU Ind 67.89
87 Pat Fitzgerald Northwestern Big Ten 67.88
88 Tim Lester Western Michigan MAC 67.58
89 Geoff Collins Georgia Tech ACC 67.45
90 Chris Creighton Eastern Michigan MAC 67.01
91 Manny Diaz Miami ACC 66.02
92 Jay Norvell Nevada MWC 65.54
93 Jeremy Pruitt Tennessee SEC 65.29
94 Barry Odom Missouri SEC 64.33
95 Steve Addazio Boston College ACC 63.88
96 Shawn Elliott Georgia State Sun Belt 63.87
97 Mark Dantonio Michigan State Big Ten 63.28
98 Lovie Smith Illinois Big Ten 63.24
99 Thomas Hammock Northern Illinois MAC 63.11
100 Jonathan Smith Oregon State Pac-12 63.07
101 Matt Luke Mississippi SEC 61.85
102 Chip Lindsley Troy Sun Belt 60.77
103 Matt Viator La. Monroe Sun Belt 60.45
104 Odell Haggins Florida State ACC 60.00
105 Charlie Strong South Florida AAC 59.87
106 Mike Locksley Maryland ACC 58.67
107 Scott Loeffler Bowling Green MAC 58.45
108 Chuck Martin Miami (Ohio) MAC 58.44
109 Will Muschamp South Carolina SEC 58.33
110 Jamey Chadwell Coastal Carolina Sun Belt 58.32
111 Mike Bobo Colorado State MWC 57.55
112 Philip Montgomery Tulsa AAC 55.78
113 Jake Spavital Texas State Sun Belt 55.44
114 Frank Wilson Texas San Antonio CUSA 55.10
115 Nunzio Campanile Rutgers Big Ten 55.01
116 Barry Lunney Jr. Arkansas SEC 55.00
117 Bobby Wilder Old Dominion CUSA 52.58
118 Derek Mason Vanderbilt SEC 51.54
119 Mike Bloomgren Rice CUSA 51.32
120 Sean Lewis Kent State MAC 50.47
121 Steve Campbell South Alabama Sun Belt 50.45
122 Brent Brennan San Jose State MWC 50.38
123 Bob Davie New Mexico MWC 50.25
124 Tony Sanchez UNLV MWC 49.45
125 Walt Bell UMass Ind 48.77
126 Mike Neu Ball State MAC 47.56
127 Dana Dimel Texas El Paso CUSA 47.40
128 Tom Arth Akron MAC 45.98
129 Randy Edsall Connecticut AAC 44.82
130 Doug Martin New Mexico State Ind 44.32

Updated December 2, 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%