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Brady Hoke

Michigan

Will Muschamp

Florida

Dana Holgorsen

West Virginia

Darrell Hazell

Purdue

Paul Petrino

Idaho

Norm Chow

Hawaii

Kevin Wilson

Indiana

Todd Monken

Southern Miss

Ron Turner

Fl International

Skip Holtz

La. Tech

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Paul Rhoads

Iowa State

Tim Beckman

Illinois

Jimbo Fisher
Florida State

Nick Saban

Alabama

Doug Martin

New Mexico St.

Bret Bielema

Arkansas

Paul Johnson

Georgia Tech

Bobby Hauck

UNLV

Larry Blakeney

Troy

Kliff Kingsbury

Texas Tech

KEY

HOT SEAT

EDGE OF HOT SEAT

SAFE FOR NOW

CAREER RECORD

RECORD WITH SCHOOL

2013

2014

Rank

Coach Name

School

Age

Conf.

Compensation

Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

W

L

W

L

1

Brady Hoke

Michigan

56

Big Ten

$4,300,000

12

74

68

0

.521

4

28

16

0

.636

7

6

2 3

2

Will Muschamp

Florida

43

SEC 

$3,000,000

4

24

17

0

.585

4

24

17

0

.585

4

8

2 1

3

Dana Holgorsen West Virginia 43 Big 12 $2,800,000 4 23 19 0 .548 4 23 19 0 .548 4 8 2 2

4

Darrell Hazell

Purdue

50

Big Ten

$2,300,000

4

19

24

0

.442

2

3

14

0

.176

1

11

2 3

5

Paul Petrino

Idaho

47

Ind

$425,000

2

1

15

0

.063

2

1

15

0

.063

1

11

0 4

6

Kevin Wilson Indiana 54 Big Ten $1,400,000 4 11 29 0 .275 4 11 29 0 .275 5 7 2 2

7

Norm Chow Hawaii 68 MWC $700,000 3 5 22 0 .185 3 5 22 0 .185 1 11 1 2

8

Todd Monken Southern Miss 48 CUSA $800,000 2 3 14 0 .176 2 3 14 0 .176 1 11 2 3

9

Ron Turner Florida Int'l. 61 CUSA $600,000 11 45 75 0 .375 2 3 14 0 .176 1 11 2 3

10

Skip Holtz

La. Tech

50

CUSA

$600,000

15

94

82

0

.534

2

6

11

0

.353

4

8

2 3

11

Paul Rhoads Iowa State 47 Big 12 $1,800,000 6 28 39 0 .418 6 28 39 0 .418 3 9 1 3

12

Tim Beckman

Illinois

49

Big Ten

$1,800,000

6

30

36

0

.455

3

9

20

0

.310

4

8

3 2

13

Jimbo Fisher

Florida State

49

ACC 

$4,000,000

5

49

10

0

.831

5

49

10

0

.831

14

0

4 0

14

Nick Saban

Alabama

63

SEC

$7.300,000

19

174

57

1

.752

8

83

15

0

.847

11

2

4 0

15

Doug Martin

New Mexico State

51

Ind

$500,000

10

33

66

0

.333

2

4

13

0

.235

2

10

2 3

16

Bret Bielema

Arkansas

44

SEC

$3,000,000

9

74

35

0

.679

2

6

11

0

.353

3

9

3 2

17

Paul Johnson

Georgia Tech

57

ACC

$2,700,000

18

158

71

0

.690

7

51

32

0

.614

7

6

4 0

18

Bobby Hauck

UNLV

50

MWC

$725,000

12

94

59

0

.614

5

14

42

0

.250

7

6

1 4

19

Larry Blakeney

Troy

67

Sun Belt

$500,000

24

175

109

1

.616

24

175

109

1

.616

6

6

0 5

20

Kliff Kingsbury

Texas Tech

35

Big 12

$2,200,000

2

10

7

0

.588

2

10

7

0

.588

8

5

2 2

21

Trent Miles

Georgia State

51

Sun Belt

$550,000

6

21

51

0

.292

2

1

15

0

.063

0

12

1 3

22

Mike MacIntyre

Colorado

49

Pac 12

$2,500,000

5

22

32

0

.407

2

6

11

0

.353

4

8

2 3

23

Mike London

Virginia

54

ACC

$2,400,000

7

45

38

0

.542

5

21

33

0

.389

2

10

3 2

24

Pat Fitzgerald

Northwestern

40

Big Ten

$2,400,000

9

57

48

0

.543

9

57

48

0

.543

5

7

2 2

25

Derek Mason

Vanderbilt

43

SEC 

$2,250,000

1

1

4

0

.200

1

1

4

0

.200

0

0

1 4

KEY

HOT SEAT

EDGE OF HOT SEAT

SAFE FOR NOW

CAREER RECORD

RECORD WITH SCHOOL

2013

2014

Rank

Coach Name

School

Age

Conf.

Compensation

  Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

W

L

W

L

26

Mark Whipple Massachusetts 57 MAC $500,000 17 121 64 0 .654 7 49 31 0 .613 0 0 0 5

27

Chuck Martin

Miami, Ohio

46

MAC

$550,000

7

74

12

0

.860

1

0

5

0

.000

0

0

0 5

28

Bob Diaco

Connecticut

41

AAC

$1,500,000

1

1

4

0

.200

1

1

4

0

.200

0

0

1 4

29

Willie Taggart South Florida 38 AAC $2,000,000 5 20 33 0 .377 2 4 13 0 .235 2 10 2 3

30

Paul Haynes

Kent State

45

MAC

$450,000

2

4

12

0

.250

2

4

12

0

.250

4

8

0 4

31

Sonny Dykes California 45 Pac-12 $2,500,000 5 26 27 0 .491 2 4 12 0 .250 1 11 3 1

32

Bob Davie

New Mexico

60

MWC

$800,000

8

43

46

0

.483

3

8

21

0

.276

3

9

1 3

33

Sean Kugler

UTEP

48

CUSA

$550,000

2

4

12

0

.250

2

4

12

0

.250

2

10

2 2

34

Larry Fedora North Carolina 52 ACC $2,000,000 7 51 31 0 .622 3 17 12 0 .586 7 6 2 2

35

Dan Enos

Central Michigan

46 MAC $375,000 5 21 33 0 .389 5 21 33 0 .389 6 6 2 3

36

Mark Hudspeth

La. Lafayette

46

SunBelt

$825,000

11

94

36

0

.723

4

28

15

0

.651

9

4

1 3

37

Jeff Monken

Army

47

Ind.

$700,000

5

39

19

0

.672

1

1

3

0

.250

0

0

1 3

38

Ron Caragher San Jose State 47 MWC $550,000 8 51 31 0 .622 2 7 9 0 .438 6 6 1 3

39

Curtis Johnson Tulane 53 CUSA $1,200,000 3 10 20 0 .333 3 10 20 0 .333 7 6 1 4

40

Scott Shafer

Syracuse

47

ACC

 $1,400,000

2

9

8

0

.529

2

9

8

0

.529

7

6

2 2

41

Bill Blankenship Tulsa 58 CUSA $700,000

4

23

20

0

.535

4

23

20

0

.535

3

9

1 3

42

P. J. Fleck

Western Michigan

34

MAC

$500,000

2

3

13

0

.188

2

3

13

0

.188

1

11

2 2

43

Dave Clawson Wake Forest 47 ACC $2,250,000 15 92 83 0 .526 1 2 3 0 .400 0 0 2 3

44

Justin Fuente

Memphis

38

AAC

$975,000

3

9

19

0

.321

3

9

19

0

.321

3

9

1 3

45

Dennis Franchione Texas State 63 SunBelt $400,000 29 205 123 2 .624 6 31 31 0 .500 6 6 2 2

46

Chris Creighton

Eastern Michigan

45

MAC

$450,000

18

140

49

0

.741

1

1

3

0

.250

0

0

1 3

47

Mike Leach Washington State 53 Pac 12 $2,750,000 13 95 62 0 .605 3 11 19 0 .367 6 7 2 3

48

Tony Levine Houston 42 CUSA $1,000,000 3 16 14 0 .533 3 16 14 0 .533 8 5 2 2

49

Tom Mason

SMU

58

AAC

$500,000

2

1

11

0

.083

1

0

2

0

.000

0

0

0 2

50

Clinton Bowen

Kansas

45

Big 12

$500,000

1

0

0

0

.000

1

0

0

0

.000

0

0

0 0

KEY

HOT SEAT

EDGE OF HOT SEAT

SAFE FOR NOW

CAREER RECORD RECORD WITH SCHOOL 2013 2014

Rank

Coach Name

School

Age

Conf.

Compensation

  Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

W

L

W

L

51

Kirk Ferentz

Iowa

59

Big Ten

$4,000,000

19

124

101

0

.551

16

112

80

.583

8

5

4 1

52

Butch Jones

Tennessee

46

SEC

$3,200,000

8

57

36

0

.613

2

7

9

0

.438

5

7

2 2

53

Bobby Petrino

Louisville 53 ACC $3,500,000 10 87 31 0 .737 1 46 10 0 .821 0 0 4 1

54

Bo Pelini Nebraska 47 Big Ten $3,100,000 7 63 24 0 .724 7 63 24 0 .724 9 4 5 0

55

Jeff Brohm

Western Kentucky

43

Sun Belt

$600,000

1

2

2

0

.500

1

2

2

0

.500

0

0

2 2

56

Matt Rhule Temple 39 AAC $1,300,000 2 5 11 0 .313 2 5 11 0 .313 2 10 3 1

57

Al Golden Miami 45 ACC $2,300,000 9 52 51 0 .505 4 25 17 0 .595 9 4 3 2

58

Mark Stoops

Kentucky

47

SEC

$2,250,000

2

5

11

0

.313

2

5

11

0

.313

2

10

3 1

59

Charlie Partridge

Florida Atlantic

41

CUSA

$600,000

1

2

3

0

.400

1

2

3

0

.400

0

0

2 3

60

Jeff Quinn

Buffalo

52

MAC

$400,000

5

21

35

0

.375

5

20

34

0

.370

8

5

3 2

61

Paul Chryst

Pitt

49

ACC

$1,800,000

3

16

15

0

.516

3

16

15

0

.516

7

6

3 2

62

Scott Satterfield

Appalachian St.

42

Sun Belt

$500,000

2

5

11

0

.313

2

5

11

0

.313

4

8

1 3
  63 Dave Doeren NC State 43 ACC $2,000,000 4 30 14 0 .682 2 7 10 0 .412 3 9 4 1

64

Matt Campbell

Toledo

35

MAC

$500,000

3

19

11

0

.633

3

19

11

0

.633

7

5

2 2

65

Dino Babers

Bowling Green

53

MAC

$500,000

3

21

9

0

.700

1

2

2

0

.500

0

0

2 2

66

Frank Beamer

Virginia Tech

68

ACC

$2,600,000

34

267

134

4

.664

28

225

111

2

.669

8

5

3 2

67

Mike Riley

Oregon State

61

Pac 12

$1,600,000

14

91

74

0

.552

14

91

74

0

.552

7

6

3 1

68

Craig Bohl

Wyoming

57

MWC

$1,000,000

12

107

34

0

.759

1

3

2

0

.600

0

0

3 2

69

Bill Clark

UAB

46

CUSA

$600,000

2

13

6

0

.684

1

2

2

0

.500

0

0

2 2

70

Larry Coker Texas - San Antonio 66 CUSA $400,000 10 80 33 0 .708 4 20 18 0 .526 7 5 1 3

71

Ken Niumatalolo Navy 49 Ind. $1,700,000 7 51 33 0 .607 7 51 33 0 .607 9 4 2 3

72

Steve Addazio

Boston College

55

ACC

$1,750,000

4

23

19

0

.548

2

10

8

0

.556

7

6

3 2

73

David Bailiff

Rice

56

CUSA

$700,000

11 62 66 0 .484 8 41 51 0 .446 10 4 1 3

74

Pete Lembo

Ball State

44

MAC

$450,000

14

105

51

0

.673

4

27

14

0

.659

10

3

1 2

75

Kyle Whittingham

 Utah

55

Pac 12

 $2,500,000

10

79

40

0

.664

10

79

40

0

.664

5

7

3 1

KEY

HOT SEAT

EDGE OF HOT SEAT

SAFE FOR NOW

CAREER RECORD RECORD WITH SCHOOL 2013 2014

Rank

Coach Name

School

Age

Conf.

Compensation

Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

W

L

W

L

76

Todd Berry La. Monroe 54 SunBelt $400,000 13 55 86 0 .390 5 26 27 0 .491 6 6 3 1

77

Blake Anderson

Arkansas State

44

Sun Belt

$700,000

1

2

2

0

.500

1

2

2

0

.500

0

0

2 2

78

Matt Wells Utah State 41 MWC $600,000 2 11 7 0 .611 2 11 7 0 .611 9 5 2 2

79

Kyle Flood

Rutgers

43

AAC

$900,000

3

19

12

0

.613

3

19

12

0

.613

6

7

4 1

80

Randy Edsall

Maryland

56

Big Ten

$2,250,000

16

91

95

0

.489

4

17

25

0

.405

7

6

4 1

81

Tim DeRuyter

Fresno State

51

MWC

$1,500,000

3

22

9

0

.710

3

22

9

0

.710

11

2

2 3

82

Frank Solich

Ohio

70

MAC 

$550,000

16

127

71

0

.641

10

69

52

0

.570

7

6

3 2

83

Rick Stockstill

Middle Tennessee

57

CUSA

$750,000

9

54

51

0

.514

9

54

51

0

.514

8

5

3 2

84

Bryan Harsin Boise State 38 MWC $1,200,000 2 10 7 0 .588 1 3 2 0 .600 0 0 3 2

85

Troy Calhoun Air Force 48 MWC $1,000,000 8 52 42 0 .553 8 52 42 0 .553 2 10 3 1

86

Joey Jones South Alabama 52 Sun Belt $425,000 7 36 30 0 .545 7 33 23 0 .589 6 6 2 2

87

Terry Bowden

Akron

58

MAC

$425,000

21

148

82

2

.642

3

8

20

0

.286

5

7

2 2

88

Rocky Long

San Diego St.

64

MWC

$850,000

15

92

85

0

.520

3

27

16

0

.628

8

5

2 2

89

James Franklin Penn State 42 Big Ten $4,000,000 4 28 16 0 .636 1 4 1 0 .800 0 0 4 1

90

Brian Polian

Nevada

40

MWC

$560,000

2

7

9

0

.438

2

7

9

0

.438

4

8

3 1

91

Jerry Kill Minnesota 53 Big Ten $2,100,000 21 148 95 0 .609 4 21 22 0 .488 8 5 4 1

92

Bill Snyder

Kansas State

75

Big 12

$3,000,000

23

181

91

1

.665

23

181

90

1

.665

8

5

3 1

93

Tommy Tuberville

Cincinnati

60

AAC

$3,300,000

19

141

82

0

.632

2

11

5

0

.688

9

4

2 1

94

Todd Graham

Arizona State

50

Pac 12

$2,500,000

9

70

39

0

.642

3

21

10

0

.677

10

4

3 1

95

George O'Leary

UCF

68

AAC

$2,000,000

19

125

91

0

.579

11

73

58

0

.557

12

1

1 2

96

Gary Patterson

TCU

54

Big 12

$3,500,000

15

123

44

0

.737

15

123

44

0

.737

4

8

3 0

97

Dan McCarney North Texas 61 CUSA $725,000 16 76 106 0 .418 4 20 21 0 .488 9 4 2 2

98

Mark Richt

Georgia

54

SEC 

 $3,400,000

14

129

46

0

.737

14

129

46

0

.737

8

5

3 1

99

Bobby Wilder

Old Dominion

50

Ind

$500,000

6

49

16

0

.754

6

49

16

0

.754

8

4

3 2

100

Chris Petersen

Washington

50

Pac 12

$3,400,000

9

96

13

0

.881

1

4

1

0

.800

0

0

4 1

KEY

HOT SEAT

EDGE OF HOT SEAT

SAFE FOR NOW

CAREER RECORD RECORD WITH SCHOOL 2013 2014

Rank

Coach Name

School

Age

Conf.

Compensation

Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

W

L

W

L

101 David Cutcliffe Duke 60 ACC $2,250,000 14 79 74 0 .516 7 35 45 0 .438 10 4 4 1
102 David Shaw Stanford 42 Pac 12 $3,000,000 4 37 8 0 .822 4 37 8 0 .822 11 3 3 1
103 Dabo Swinney Clemson 45 ACC $3,300,000 7 53 25 0 .679 7 53 25 0 .679 11 2 2 2

104

Les Miles 

LSU

61

SEC

$4,500,000

14

126

46

0

.733

10

98

25

0

.797

10

3

3 1

105

Steve Spurrier

South Carolina

69

SEC 

$4,000,000

25

222

81

2

.731

10

80

41

0

.661

11

2

3 2

106

Charlie Strong

Texas

54

Big 12

$5,000,000

4

39

17

0

.694

1

2

2

0

.500

0

0

2 2

107

Steve Sarkisian USC 40 Pac 12 $4,250,000 6 37 30 0 .552 1 3 1 0 .750 0 0 3 1

108

Gary Pinkel

Missouri

62

SEC

$3,250,000

24

179

101

3

.634

14

106

64

0

.624

12

2

4 1

109

Hugh Freeze Mississippi 45 SEC $3,200,000 6 49 18 0 .731 3 19 11 0 .633 8 5 4 0

110

Mike Gundy

Oklahoma State

47

Big 12

$3,500,000

10

80

39

0

.672

10

80

39

0

.672

10

3

3 1

111

Gary Anderson

Wisconsin

50

Big Ten

$2,700,000

7

42

36

0

.538

2

12

5

0

.706

9

4

3 1

112

Rod Carey

Northern Illinois

43

MAC

$525,000

2

15

4

0

.789

2

15

4

0

.789

12

2

3 1

113

Jim McElwain Colorado State 54 MWC $1,500,000 3 15 15 0 .500 3 15 15 0 .500 8 6 3 1

114

Dan Mullen

 Mississippi State

42

SEC

$3,200,000

6

40

28

0

.588

6

40

28

0

.588

7

6

4 0

115

Willie Fritz

Georgia Southern

54

Sun Belt

$500,000

18

140

64

0

.686

1

3

2

0

.600

0

0

3 2
116

Ruffin McNeill

East Carolina

56

CUSA

$1,250,000

5

32

23

0

.582

5

32

23

0

.582

10

3

3 1
117

Rich Rodriguez

Arizona

51

Pac 12

$2,000,000

21

140

94

2

.597

3

20

10

0

.667

8

5

4 0
118

Urban Meyer

Ohio State

50

Big Ten

$4,800,000

13

131

26

0

.834

3

27

3

0

.900

12

2

3 1
119

Bronco Mendenhall

BYU

48

 Ind.

$2,000,000

10

86

34

0

.717

10

86

34

0

.717

8

5

4 0
120

Brian Kelly

Notre Dame

53

Ind.

$4,000,000

25

212

72

2

.745

5

41

15

0

.732

9

4

4 0
121

Mark Dantonio

Michigan State

58

Big Ten

$3,700,000

11

85

47

0

.644

8

67

30

0

.691

13

1

3 1
122 Kevin Sumlin Texas A&M 50 SEC $5,000,000 7 60 23 0 .723 3 25 6 0 .806 9 4 5 0
123 Doc Holliday Marshall 57 CUSA $650,000 5 31 24 0 .556 5 31 24 0 .564 10 4 4 0
124

Gus Malzahn

Auburn

49

SEC

$4,000,000

3

25

5

0

.833

2

16

2

0

.889

12

2

4 0
125

Jim Mora

UCLA

53

Pac-12

$3,500,000

3

23

8

0

.742

3

23

8

0

.742

10

3

4 0
126

Art Briles

Baylor

59

Big 12

$4,250,000

12

82

60

0

.577

7

48

32

0

.600

11

2

4 0
127

Mark Helfrich

Oregon

41

Pac 12

$2,000,000

2

15

2

0

.882

2

15

2

0

.882

11

2

4 0
128

Bob Stoops

Oklahoma

54

Big 12 

$5,250,000

16

164

39

0

.808

16

164

39

0

.808

11

2

4 0