Billingsley Report on Major College Football

National Champions by Rating

1869-2020

RK

Year

Team

Won

Lost

Tied

Rating

1

2019

LSU

15

0

0

408.051

2

2020

Alabama

13

0

0

393.508

3

2018

Clemson

15

0

0

391.426

4

2009

Alabama

14

0

0

378.293

5

1971

Nebraska

13

0

0

375.979

6

1998

Tennessee

13

0

0

372.852

7

1994

Nebraska

13

0

0

369.783

8

2016

Clemson

14

1

0

369.269

9

1999

Florida State

12

0

0

365.976

10

1992

Alabama

13

0

0

365.227

11

1988

Notre Dame

12

0

0

364.512

12

1987

Miami (Fla.)

12

0

0

364.477

13

1991

Miami (Fla.)

12

0

0

364.326

14

1997

Michigan

12

0

0

363.070

15

2015

Alabama

14

1

0

360.816

16

1995

Nebraska

12

0

0

360.210

17

1973

Notre Dame

11

0

0

359.587

18

1963

Texas

11

0

0

359.321

19

1974

Oklahoma

11

0

0

356.710

20

1972

Southern Cal

12

0

0

356.384

21

2005

Texas

13

0

0

356.118

22

2001

Miami (Fla.)

12

0

0

355.294

23

2010

Auburn

14

0

0

354.620

24

1952

Georgia Tech

12

0

0

354.492

25

1986

Penn State

12

0

0

352.601

26

2013

Florida State

14

0

0

352.091

27

1949

Notre Dame

10

0

0

351.727

28

2000

Oklahoma

13

0

0

350.992

29

1947

Michigan

10

0

0

350.659

30

1945

Army

9

0

0

350.375

31

2004

Southern Cal

13

0

0

349.250

32

2011

Alabama

12

1

0

349.232

33

2002

Ohio State

14

0

0

349.108

34

1993

Florida State

12

1

0

349.003

35

1979

Alabama

12

0

0

347.658

36

1954

Ohio State

10

0

0

346.983

37

2014

Ohio State

14

1

0

344.763

38

1969

Texas

11

0

0

344.276

39

1932

Southern Cal

10

0

0

342.842

40

1948

Michigan

9

0

0

342.694

41

1996

Florida

12

1

0

342.498

42

1966

Notre Dame

9

0

1

342.138

43

1944

Ohio State

9

0

0

339.660

44

1955

Oklahoma

11

0

0

339.483

45

1961

Alabama

11

0

0

339.196

46

2017

Alabama

13

1

0

339.131

47

2012

Alabama

13

1

0

338.231

48

2008

Florida

13

1

0

337.305

49

1946

Army

9

0

1

336.788

50

1970

Nebraska

11

0

1

336.439

51

1975

Oklahoma

11

1

0

335.976

52

1968

Ohio State

10

0

0

335.665

53

1953

Notre Dame

9

0

1

335.106

54

1982

Penn State

11

1

0

334.374

55

1989

Miami (Fla.)

11

1

0

333.251

56

1958

LSU

11

0

0

332.564

57

1930

Notre Dame

10

0

0

332.553

58

1962

Mississippi

10

0

0

332.243

59

1964

Arkansas

11

0

0

330.080

60

1983

Auburn

11

1

0

328.988

61

1978

Southern Cal

12

1

0

328.494

62

1981

Clemson

12

0

0

327.916

63

1984

Brigham Young

13

0

0

327.910

64

1980

Georgia

12

0

0

327.454

65

1941

Minnesota

8

0

0

325.430

66

1938

Tennessee

11

0

0

323.675

67

1957

Auburn

10

0

0

323.245

68

1977

Notre Dame

11

1

0

323.015

69

1943

Notre Dame

9

1

0

322.503

70

1959

Syracuse

11

0

0

321.410

71

1940

Stanford

10

0

0

320.957

72

1951

Michigan State

9

0

0

320.816

73

1967

Southern Cal

10

1

0

319.284

74

1956

Oklahoma

10

0

0

319.055

75

1985

Oklahoma

11

1

0

318.489

76

1965

Michigan State

10

1

0

316.664

77

1960

Mississippi

10

0

1

315.555

78

1990

Colorado

11

1

1

314.989

79

1976

Pittsburgh

12

0

0

314.791

80

2006

Florida

13

1

0

312.897

81

1939

Texas A&M

11

0

0

312.403

82

2003

LSU

13

1

0

309.977

83

1950

Tennessee

11

1

0

307.433

84

1931

Southern Cal

10

1

0

306.829

85

1934

Minnesota

8

0

0

305.429

86

1933

Michigan

7

0

1

304.731

87

2007

LSU

12

2

0

304.121

88

1937

Pittsburgh

9

0

1

302.496

89

1924

Notre Dame

10

0

0

300.946

90

1935

Minnesota

8

0

0

300.297

91

1928

Georgia Tech

10

0

0

300.255

92

1929

Notre Dame

9

0

0

298.234

93

1923

Michigan

8

0

0

294.886

94

1927

Illinois

7

0

1

292.233

95

1926

Alabama

9

0

1

291.425

96

1925

Alabama

10

0

0

290.761

97

1942

Georgia

11

1

0

289.345

98

1913

Chicago

7

0

0

288.224

99

1905

Chicago

9

0

0

285.949

100

1902

Michigan

11

0

0

285.206

101

1922

Iowa

7

0

0

285.176

102

1917

Georgia Tech

9

0

0

284.947

103

1936

Minnesota

7

1

0

281.841

104

1920

Notre Dame

9

0

0

281.789

105

1921

Iowa

7

0

0

279.789

106

1912

Harvard

9

0

0

279.719

107

1914

Illinois

7

0

0

278.944

108

1915

Minnesota

6

0

1

277.404

109

1919

Illinois

6

1

0

274.320

110

1901

Harvard

12

0

0

272.228

111

1911

Minnesota

6

0

1

270.226

112

1909

Yale

10

0

0

270.006

113

1900

Yale

12

0

0

268.994

114

1898

Harvard

11

0

0

266.169

115

1906

Yale

9

0

1

266.075

116

1916

Georgia Tech

8

0

1

264.619

117

1908

Harvard

9

0

1

264.242

118

1904

Minnesota

13

0

0

262.822

119

1907

Yale

9

0

1

261.803

120

1903

Princeton

11

0

0

261.144

121

1897

Pennsylvania

15

0

0

260.907

122

1910

Harvard

8

0

1

259.629

123

1918

Michigan

5

0

0

259.564

124

1899

Princeton

12

1

0

257.046

125

1895

Pennsylvania

14

0

0

252.088

126

1894

Yale

16

0

0

251.914

127

1896

Princeton

10

0

1

248.644

128

1892

Yale

13

0

0

248.025

129

1893

Princeton

11

0

0

241.387

130

1889

Princeton

10

0

0

238.407

131

1888

Yale

12

0

0

237.634

132

1887

Yale

9

0

0

234.472

133

1891

Yale

13

0

0

231.491

134

1890

Harvard

11

0

0

228.138

135

1883

Yale

9

0

0

226.864

136

1886

Princeton

7

0

1

221.252

137

1885

Princeton

9

0

0

221.194

138

1884

Princeton

9

0

1

220.987

139

1882

Yale

8

0

0

208.341

140

1881

Princeton

7

0

2

200.001

141

1880

Yale

4

0

1

180.678

142

1878

Princeton

6

0

0

173.478

143

1879

Princeton

4

0

1

170.618

144

1876

Yale

3

0

0

157.375

145

1877

Princeton

2

1

1

151.119

146

1875

Princeton

2

0

0

133.378

147

1874

Princeton

2

0

0

130.153

148

1873

Princeton

1

0

0

123.132

149

1872

Princeton

1

0

0

118.852

150

1870

Princeton

1

0

0

112.502

151

1869

Princeton

1

1

0

107.513