Billingsley Report on Major College Football

National Champions by Rating

1869-2016

Rk

Year

Team

W

L

T

Rating

1

2009

Alabama

14

0

0

378.293

2

1971

Nebraska

13

0

0

375.979

3

1998

Tennessee

13

0

0

372.852

4

1994

Nebraska

13

0

0

369.783

5

2016

Clemson

14

1

0

369.269

6

1999

Florida State

12

0

0

365.976

7

1992

Alabama

13

0

0

365.227

8

1988

Notre Dame

12

0

0

364.512

9

1987

Miami (Fla.)

12

0

0

364.477

10

1991

Miami (Fla.)

12

0

0

364.326

11

1997

Michigan

12

0

0

363.070

12

2015

Alabama

14

1

0

360.816

13

1995

Nebraska

12

0

0

360.210

14

1973

Notre Dame

11

0

0

359.587

15

1963

Texas

11

0

0

359.321

16

1974

Oklahoma

11

0

0

356.710

17

1972

Southern Cal

12

0

0

356.384

18

2005

Texas

13

0

0

356.118

19

2001

Miami (Fla.)

12

0

0

355.294

20

2010

Auburn

14

0

0

354.620

21

1952

Georgia Tech

12

0

0

354.492

22

1986

Penn State

12

0

0

352.601

23

2013

Florida State

14

0

0

352.091

24

1949

Notre Dame

10

0

0

351.727

25

2000

Oklahoma

13

0

0

350.992

26

1947

Michigan

10

0

0

350.659

27

1945

Army

9

0

0

350.375

28

2004

Southern Cal

13

0

0

349.250

29

2011

Alabama

12

1

0

349.232

30

2002

Ohio State

14

0

0

349.108

31

1993

Florida State

12

1

0

349.003

32

1979

Alabama

12

0

0

347.658

33

1954

Ohio State

10

0

0

346.983

34

2014

Ohio State

14

1

0

344.763

35

1969

Texas

11

0

0

344.276

36

1932

Southern Cal

10

0

0

342.842

37

1948

Michigan

9

0

0

342.694

38

1996

Florida

12

1

0

342.498

39

1966

Notre Dame

9

0

1

342.138

40

1944

Ohio State

9

0

0

339.660

41

1955

Oklahoma

11

0

0

339.483

42

1961

Alabama

11

0

0

339.196

43

2012

Alabama

13

1

0

338.231

44

2008

Florida

13

1

0

337.305

45

1946

Army

9

0

1

336.788

46

1970

Nebraska

11

0

1

336.439

47

1975

Oklahoma

11

1

0

335.976

48

1968

Ohio State

10

0

0

335.665

49

1953

Notre Dame

9

0

1

335.106

50

1982

Penn State

11

1

0

334.374

51

1989

Miami (Fla.)

11

1

0

333.251

52

1958

LSU

11

0

0

332.564

53

1930

Notre Dame

10

0

0

332.553

54

1962

Mississippi

10

0

0

332.243

55

1964

Arkansas

11

0

0

330.080

56

1983

Auburn

11

1

0

328.988

57

1978

Southern Cal

12

1

0

328.494

58

1981

Clemson

12

0

0

327.916

59

1984

Brigham Young

13

0

0

327.910

60

1980

Georgia

12

0

0

327.454

61

1941

Minnesota

8

0

0

325.430

62

1938

Tennessee

11

0

0

323.675

63

1957

Auburn

10

0

0

323.245

64

1977

Notre Dame

11

1

0

323.015

65

1943

Notre Dame

9

1

0

322.503

66

1959

Syracuse

11

0

0

321.410

67

1940

Stanford

10

0

0

320.957

68

1951

Michigan State

9

0

0

320.816

69

1967

Southern Cal

10

1

0

319.284

70

1956

Oklahoma

10

0

0

319.055

71

1985

Oklahoma

11

1

0

318.489

72

1965

Michigan State

10

1

0

316.664

73

1960

Mississippi

10

0

1

315.555

74

1990

Colorado

11

1

1

314.989

75

1976

Pittsburgh

12

0

0

314.791

76

2006

Florida

13

1

0

312.897

77

1939

Texas A&M

11

0

0

312.403

78

2003

LSU

13

1

0

309.977

79

1950

Tennessee

11

1

0

307.433

80

1931

Southern Cal

10

1

0

306.829

81

1934

Minnesota

8

0

0

305.429

82

1933

Michigan

7

0

1

304.731

83

2007

LSU

12

2

0

304.121

84

1937

Pittsburgh

9

0

1

302.496

85

1924

Notre Dame

10

0

0

300.946

86

1935

Minnesota

8

0

0

300.297

87

1928

Georgia Tech

10

0

0

300.255

88

1929

Notre Dame

9

0

0

298.234

89

1923

Michigan

8

0

0

294.886

90

1927

Illinois

7

0

1

292.233

91

1926

Alabama

9

0

1

291.425

92

1925

Alabama

10

0

0

290.761

93

1942

Georgia

11

1

0

289.345

94

1913

Chicago

7

0

0

288.224

95

1905

Chicago

9

0

0

285.949

96

1902

Michigan

11

0

0

285.206

97

1922

Iowa

7

0

0

285.176

98

1917

Georgia Tech

9

0

0

284.947

99

1936

Minnesota

7

1

0

281.841

100

1920

Notre Dame

9

0

0

281.789

101

1921

Iowa

7

0

0

279.789

102

1912

Harvard

9

0

0

279.719

103

1914

Illinois

7

0

0

278.944

104

1915

Minnesota

6

0

1

277.404

105

1919

Illinois

6

1

0

274.320

106

1901

Harvard

12

0

0

272.228

107

1911

Minnesota

6

0

1

270.226

108

1909

Yale

10

0

0

270.006

109

1900

Yale

12

0

0

268.994

110

1898

Harvard

11

0

0

266.169

111

1906

Yale

9

0

1

266.075

112

1916

Georgia Tech

8

0

1

264.619

113

1908

Harvard

9

0

1

264.242

114

1904

Minnesota

13

0

0

262.822

115

1907

Yale

9

0

1

261.803

116

1903

Princeton

11

0

0

261.144

117

1897

Pennsylvania

15

0

0

260.907

118

1910

Harvard

8

0

1

259.629

119

1918

Michigan

5

0

0

259.564

120

1899

Princeton

12

1

0

257.046

121

1895

Pennsylvania

14

0

0

252.088

122

1894

Yale

16

0

0

251.914

123

1896

Princeton

10

0

1

248.644

124

1892

Yale

13

0

0

248.025

125

1893

Princeton

11

0

0

241.387

126

1889

Princeton

10

0

0

238.407

127

1888

Yale

12

0

0

237.634

128

1887

Yale

9

0

0

234.472

129

1891

Yale

13

0

0

231.491

130

1890

Harvard

11

0

0

228.138

131

1883

Yale

9

0

0

226.864

132

1886

Princeton

7

0

1

221.252

133

1885

Princeton

9

0

0

221.194

134

1884

Princeton

9

0

1

220.987

135

1882

Yale

8

0

0

208.341

136

1881

Princeton

7

0

2

200.001

137

1880

Yale

4

0

1

180.678

138

1878

Princeton

6

0

0

173.478

139

1879

Princeton

4

0

1

170.618

140

1876

Yale

3

0

0

157.375

141

1877

Princeton

2

1

1

151.119

142

1875

Princeton

2

0

0

133.378

143

1874

Princeton

2

0

0

130.153

144

1873

Princeton

1

0

0

123.132

145

1872

Princeton

1

0

0

118.852

146

1870

Princeton

1

0

0

112.502

147

1869

Princeton

1

1

0

107.513