Billingsley Report on Major College Football

National Champions by Rating

1869-2018

RK

Year

Team

W

L

T

Rating

1

2018

Clemson

15

0

0

391.426

2

2009

Alabama

14

0

0

378.293

3

1971

Nebraska

13

0

0

370.247

4

2016

Clemson

14

1

0

369.269

5

1998

Tennessee

13

0

0

367.989

6

2015

Alabama

14

1

0

360.816

7

2005

Texas

13

0

0

356.118

8

1994

Nebraska

13

0

0

355.770

9

2010

Auburn

14

0

0

354.620

10

1995

Nebraska

12

0

0

353.123

11

1991

Miami, Fla.

12

0

0

352.972

12

1992

Alabama

13

0

0

352.838

13

1999

Florida State

12

0

0

352.210

14

2013

Florida State

14

0

0

352.091

15

1974

Oklahoma

11

0

0

351.424

16

1997

Nebraska

13

0

0

349.350

17

2004

Southern Cal

13

0

0

349.250

18

2011

Alabama

12

1

0

349.232

19

1952

Georgia Tech

12

0

0

348.973

20

1987

Miami, Fla.

12

0

0

347.580

21

2001

Miami, Fla.

12

0

0

347.017

22

1986

Penn State

12

0

0

345.477

23

2014

Ohio State

14

1

0

344.763

24

2002

Ohio State

14

0

0

344.085

25

1945

Army

9

0

0

343.844

26

1963

Texas

11

0

0

343.134

27

1988

Notre Dame

12

0

0

342.795

28

1979

Alabama

12

0

0

342.691

29

1972

Southern Cal

12

0

0

341.558

30

1955

Oklahoma

11

0

0

340.896

31

1949

Notre Dame

10

0

0

340.718

32

2017

Alabama

13

1

0

339.131

33

1973

Notre Dame

11

0

0

338.361

34

2012

Alabama

13

1

0

338.231

35

1993

Florida State

12

1

0

338.187

36

2000

Oklahoma

13

0

0

338.108

37

1969

Texas

11

0

0

337.840

38

2008

Florida

13

1

0

337.305

39

1989

Miami, Fla.

11

1

0

336.012

40

1961

Alabama

11

0

0

335.005

41

1932

Southern Cal

10

0

0

332.354

42

1930

Notre Dame

10

0

0

331.653

43

1947

Michigan

10

0

0

331.481

44

1954

Ohio State

10

0

0

331.252

45

1975

Oklahoma

11

1

0

330.794

46

1948

Michigan

9

0

0

330.686

47

1966

Notre Dame

9

0

1

329.911

48

1996

Florida

12

1

0

329.726

49

1946

Army

9

0

1

329.022

50

1962

Mississippi

10

0

0

325.839

51

1982

Penn State

11

1

0

325.249

52

1968

Ohio State

10

0

0

322.908

53

1978

Southern Cal

12

1

0

322.785

54

1953

Notre Dame

9

0

1

322.424

55

1967

Southern Cal

10

1

0

320.651

56

1976

Pittsburgh

12

0

0

320.396

57

1941

Minnesota

8

0

0

319.636

58

1964

Arkansas

11

0

0

319.359

59

1981

Clemson

12

0

0

319.040

60

1958

LSU

11

0

0

318.308

61

1977

Notre Dame

11

1

0

318.107

62

1984

Brigham Young

13

0

0

317.659

63

1970

Nebraska

11

0

1

316.017

64

1956

Oklahoma

10

0

0

315.994

65

1983

Auburn

11

1

0

315.635

66

1959

Syracuse

11

0

0

315.225

67

1965

Michigan State

10

1

0

314.820

68

1957

Auburn

10

0

0

314.753

69

1980

Georgia

12

0

0

313.067

70

2006

Florida

13

1

0

312.897

71

1944

Army

9

0

0

312.074

72

1951

Michigan State

9

0

0

311.691

73

1943

Notre Dame

9

1

0

310.511

74

2003

LSU

13

1

0

309.977

75

1960

Mississippi

10

0

1

309.357

76

1985

Oklahoma

11

1

0

308.938

77

1940

Stanford

10

0

0

307.301

78

1938

Tennessee

11

0

0

305.207

79

1950

Tennessee

11

1

0

304.853

80

2007

LSU

12

2

0

304.121

81

1990

Colorado

11

1

1

303.557

82

1935

Minnesota

8

0

0

302.602

83

1934

Minnesota

8

0

0

301.139

84

1937

Pittsburgh

9

0

1

300.963

85

1931

Southern Cal

10

1

0

299.683

86

1933

Michigan

7

0

1

298.871

87

1939

Texas A&M

11

0

0

298.456

88

1928

Georgia Tech

10

0

0

288.465

89

1924

Notre Dame

10

0

0

287.443

90

1936

Minnesota

7

1

0

284.870

91

1942

Georgia

11

1

0

284.490

92

1923

Michigan

8

0

0

281.777

93

1929

Notre Dame

9

0

0

280.077

94

1926

Alabama

9

0

1

278.976

95

1909

Yale

10

0

0

277.324

96

1925

Alabama

10

0

0

276.831

97

1912

Harvard

9

0

0

275.694

98

1913

Auburn

8

0

0

272.573

99

1922

California

9

0

0

272.509

100

1917

Georgia Tech

9

0

0

272.303

101

1921

California

9

0

1

270.276

102

1905

Chicago

9

0

0

268.930

103

1920

Notre Dame

9

0

0

268.547

104

1902

Michigan

11

0

0

268.482

105

1904

Minnesota

13

0

0

267.889

106

1915

Oklahoma

10

0

0

267.818

107

1919

Texas A&M

10

0

0

265.054

108

1927

Illinois

7

0

1

264.678

109

1906

Yale

9

0

1

263.781

110

1901

Harvard

12

0

0

263.526

111

1910

Harvard

8

0

1

257.751

112

1900

Yale

12

0

0

257.240

113

1894

Yale

16

0

0

257.124

114

1897

Pennsylvania

15

0

0

255.072

115

1898

Harvard

11

0

0

254.643

116

1903

Princeton

11

0

0

254.459

117

1918

Michigan

5

0

0

254.383

118

1914

Texas

8

0

0

254.200

119

1895

Pennsylvania

14

0

0

250.485

120

1907

Yale

9

0

1

250.483

121

1892

Yale

13

0

0

248.978

122

1908

Harvard

9

0

1

248.214

123

1899

Princeton

12

1

0

248.190

124

1916

Pittsburgh

8

0

0

247.761

125

1911

Princeton

8

0

2

247.502

126

1896

Princeton

10

0

1

242.148

127

1893

Princeton

11

0

0

239.588

128

1891

Yale

13

0

0

239.030

129

1888

Yale

13

0

0

236.956

130

1890

Harvard

11

0

0

234.742

131

1889

Princeton

10

0

0

229.422

132

1887

Yale

9

0

0

228.758

133

1883

Yale

8

0

0

227.889

134

1885

Princeton

9

0

0

223.732

135

1886

Princeton

7

0

1

221.410

136

1884

Princeton

9

0

1

220.868

137

1882

Yale

8

0

0

203.098

138

1881

Princeton

7

0

2

195.645

139

1880

Yale

4

0

1

180.200

140

1878

Princeton

6

0

0

174.604

141

1879

Princeton

4

0

1

166.589

142

1876

Yale

3

0

0

149.987

143

1877

Princeton

2

0

1

144.481

144

1875

Princeton

2

0

0

132.956

145

1874

Princeton

2

0

0

131.937

146

1873

Princeton

1

0

0

121.979

147

1872

Princeton

1

0

0

116.365

148

1870

Princeton

1

0

0

110.180

149

1869

Princeton

1

1

0

99.019