Billingsley Report on Major College Football

Top 200 Teams of All Time

1869-2020

*This list is compiled from all 13,793 teams who have been ranked since 1869, not just National Champions.

Notable teams highlighted in Red, 2020 entries noted in blue.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Annual

 

Rank

Year

Team

Won

Lost

Tied

Rating

Rank

 

1

2019

LSU

15

0

0

408.051

1

 

2

2020

Alabama

13

0

0

393.508

1

 

3

2018

Clemson

15

0

0

391.426

1

 

4

2009

Alabama

14

0

0

378.293

1

 

5

1971

Nebraska

13

0

0

375.979

1

 

6

1998

Tennessee

13

0

0

372.852

1

 

7

1994

Nebraska

13

0

0

369.783

1

 

8

2016

Clemson

14

1

0

369.269

1

 

9

2016

Alabama

14

1

0

368.513

2

 

10

1999

Florida State

12

0

0

365.976

1

 

11

1992

Alabama

13

0

0

365.227

1

 

12

1988

Notre Dame

12

0

0

364.512

1

 

13

1987

Miami (Fla.)

12

0

0

364.477

1

 

14

1991

Miami (Fla.)

12

0

0

364.326

1

 

15

2018

Alabama

14

1

0

363.145

2

 

16

1997

Michigan

12

0

0

363.070

1

 

17

2015

Alabama

14

1

0

360.816

1

 

18

1995

Nebraska

12

0

0

360.210

1

 

19

1973

Notre Dame

11

0

0

359.587

1

 

20

1963

Texas

11

0

0

359.321

1

 

21

1973

Oklahoma

10

0

1

358.883

2

 

22

1974

Oklahoma

11

0

0

356.710

1

 

23

1994

Penn State

12

0

0

356.628

2

 

24

1997

Nebraska

13

0

0

356.611

2

 

25

1972

Southern Cal

12

0

0

356.384

1

 

26

2005

Texas

13

0

0

356.118

1

 

27

2001

Miami (Fla.)

12

0

0

355.294

1

 

28

2010

Auburn

14

0

0

354.620

1

 

29

1952

Georgia Tech

12

0

0

354.492

1

 

30

1986

Penn State

12

0

0

352.601

1

 

31

2013

Florida State

14

0

0

352.091

1

 

32

1949

Notre Dame

10

0

0

351.727

1

 

33

2000

Oklahoma

13

0

0

350.992

1

 

34

1947

Michigan

10

0

0

350.659

1

 

35

1945

Army

9

0

0

350.375

1

 

36

2004

Southern Cal

13

0

0

349.250

1

 

37

2011

Alabama

12

1

0

349.232

1

 

38

2002

Ohio State

14

0

0

349.108

1

 

39

1993

Florida State

12

1

0

349.003

1

 

40

2011

LSU

13

1

0

348.476

2

 

41

1979

Alabama

12

0

0

347.658

1

 

42

1954

Ohio State

10

0

0

346.983

1

 

43

2014

Ohio State

14

1

0

344.763

1

 

44

1969

Texas

11

0

0

344.276

1

 

45

1991

Washington

12

0

0

343.128

2

 

46

1932

Southern Cal

10

0

0

342.842

1

 

47

1948

Michigan

9

0

0

342.694

1

 

48

1996

Florida

12

1

0

342.498

1

 

49

1966

Notre Dame

9

0

1

342.138

1

 

50

1966

Alabama

11

0

0

341.993

2

 

51

2004

Auburn

13

0

0

341.209

2

 

52

2019

Clemson

14

1

0

341.177

2

 

53

2010

TCU

13

0

0

341.103

2

 

54

2019

Ohio State

13

1

0

341.057

3

 

55

1979

Southern Cal

11

0

1

340.220

2

 

56

1944

Ohio State

9

0

0

339.660

1

 

57

2015

Clemson

14

1

0

339.567

2

 

58

1955

Oklahoma

11

0

0

339.483

1

 

59

1961

Alabama

11

0

0

339.196

1

 

60

1949

Oklahoma

11

0

0

339.195

2

 

61

2017

Alabama

13

1

0

339.131

1

 

62

2012

Alabama

13

1

0

338.231

1

 

63

2008

Florida

13

1

0

337.305

1

 

64

1946

Army

9

0

1

336.788

1

 

65

1971

Oklahoma

11

1

0

336.533

2

 

66

1970

Nebraska

11

0

1

336.439

1

 

67

1975

Oklahoma

11

1

0

335.976

1

 

68

1968

Ohio State

10

0

0

335.665

1

 

69

1953

Notre Dame

9

0

1

335.106

1

 

70

1973

Penn State

12

0

0

334.938

3

 

71

1992

Miami (Fla.)

11

1

0

334.925

2

 

72

1972

Auburn

10

1

0

334.888

2

 

73

2020

Ohio State

7

1

0

334.481

2

 

74

1982

Penn State

11

1

0

334.374

1

 

75

1947

Notre Dame

9

0

0

334.336

2

 

76

2002

Miami (Fla.)

12

1

0

334.265

2

 

77

1982

Georgia

11

1

0

333.804

2

 

78

1946

Notre Dame

8

0

1

333.633

2

 

79

1973

Alabama

11

1

0

333.351

4

 

80

1989

Miami (Fla.)

11

1

0

333.251

1

 

81

2018

Notre Dame

12

1

0

333.042

3

 

82

1966

Michigan State

9

0

1

332.744

3

 

83

1969

Penn State

11

0

0

332.566

2

 

84

1958

LSU

11

0

0

332.564

1

 

85

1930

Notre Dame

10

0

0

332.553

1

 

86

1989

Notre Dame

12

1

0

332.547

2

 

87

2011

Oklahoma State

12

1

0

332.499

3

 

88

1969

Southern Cal

10

0

1

332.475

3

 

89

1962

Mississippi

10

0

0

332.243

1

 

90

1971

Alabama

11

1

0

331.882

3

 

91

2014

Oregon

13

2

0

331.680

2

 

92

2014

Florida State

13

1

0

331.579

3

 

93

2009

Florida

13

1

0

330.955

2

 

94

1996

Florida State

11

1

0

330.939

2

 

95

1952

Michigan State

9

0

0

330.899

2

 

96

1988

Miami (Fla.)

11

1

0

330.811

2

 

97

1995

Florida

12

1

0

330.159

2

 

98

1964

Arkansas

11

0

0

330.080

1

 

99

1954

Oklahoma

10

0

0

329.850

2

 

100

1964

Texas

10

1

0

329.173

2

 

101

1983

Auburn

11

1

0

328.988

1

 

102

2009

Boise State

14

0

0

328.882

3

 

103

1954

UCLA

9

0

0

328.754

3

 

104

1978

Southern Cal

12

1

0

328.494

1

 

105

1964

Alabama

10

1

0

328.417

3

 

106

1987

Oklahoma

11

1

0

328.144

2

 

107

2012

Oregon

12

1

0

328.105

2

 

108

1978

Alabama

11

1

0

328.077

2

 

109

1981

Clemson

12

0

0

327.916

1

 

110

1984

Brigham Young

13

0

0

327.910

1

 

111

1980

Georgia

12

0

0

327.454

1

 

112

1945

Indiana

9

0

1

327.014

2

 

113

1983

Georgia

10

1

1

326.783

2

 

114

1992

Florida State

11

1

0

326.568

3

 

115

1962

Southern Cal

11

0

0

326.497

2

 

116

1993

Notre Dame

11

1

0

326.463

2

 

117

2012

Notre Dame

12

1

0

326.139

3

 

118

1946

Georgia

11

0

0

326.008

3

 

119

1996

Ohio State

11

1

0

325.654

3

 

120

1978

Penn State

11

1

0

325.598

3

 

121

1941

Minnesota

8

0

0

325.430

1

 

122

1944

Army

9

0

0

325.297

2

 

123

1972

Oklahoma

11

1

0

325.236

3

 

124

2017

Georgia

13

2

0

325.106

2

 

125

1986

Miami (Fla.)

11

1

0

325.026

2

 

126

1997

Florida State

11

1

0

324.520

3

 

127

1994

Colorado

11

1

0

324.482

3

 

128

1949

Army

9

0

0

324.352

3

 

129

2008

Southern Cal

12

1

0

324.102

2

 

130

2009

Texas

13

1

0

323.816

4

 

131

1938

Tennessee

11

0

0

323.675

1

 

132

1994

Florida State

10

1

1

323.654

4

 

133

2008

Utah

13

0

0

323.589

3

 

134

2015

Ohio State

12

1

0

323.389

3

 

135

1957

Auburn

10

0

0

323.245

1

 

136

1973

Ohio State

10

0

1

323.244

5

 

137

2018

Ohio State

13

1

0

323.241

4

 

138

1979

Houston

11

1

0

323.074

3

 

139

1977

Notre Dame

11

1

0

323.015

1

 

140

1994

Alabama

12

1

0

322.647

5

 

141

1961

Ohio State

8

0

1

322.516

2

 

142

1943

Notre Dame

9

1

0

322.503

1

 

143

1970

Notre Dame

10

1

0

322.480

2

 

144

1977

Texas

11

1

0

322.259

2

 

145

2010

Oregon

12

1

0

322.244

3

 

146

1978

Oklahoma

11

1

0

322.118

4

 

147

2005

Southern Cal

12

1

0

321.904

2

 

148

1968

Penn State

11

0

0

321.755

2

 

149

1970

Texas

10

1

0

321.724

3

 

150

1959

Syracuse

11

0

0

321.410

1

 

151

1945

Navy

7

1

1

321.024

3

 

152

1940

Stanford

10

0

0

320.957

1

 

153

1951

Michigan State

9

0

0

320.816

1

 

154

1983

Texas

11

1

0

320.789

3

 

155

2017

Central Florida

13

0

0

320.476

3

 

156

2008

Texas

12

1

0

320.267

4

 

157

1951

Illinois

9

0

1

319.304

2

 

158

1967

Southern Cal

10

1

0

319.284

1

 

159

1951

Maryland

10

0

0

319.249

3

 

160

2004

Oklahoma

12

1

0

319.221

3

 

161

1956

Oklahoma

10

0

0

319.055

1

 

162

1955

Maryland

10

1

0

318.959

2

 

163

1952

Southern Cal

10

1

0

318.690

3

 

164

1985

Oklahoma

11

1

0

318.489

1

 

165

1983

Miami (Fla.)

11

1

0

318.421

4

 

166

1956

Georgia Tech

10

1

0

318.401

2

 

167

2017

Wisconsin

13

1

0

318.284

4

 

168

2020

Clemson

10

2

0

318.183

3

 

169

1974

Alabama

11

1

0

317.829

2

 

170

1958

Auburn

9

0

1

317.707

2

 

171

1983

Nebraska

12

1

0

317.665

5

 

172

1951

Tennessee

10

1

0

317.466

4

 

173

2014

TCU

12

1

0

317.212

4

 

174

2017

Ohio State

12

2

0

317.034

5

 

175

1993

Auburn

11

0

0

316.665

3

 

176

1965

Michigan State

10

1

0

316.664

1

 

177

2013

Michigan State

13

1

0

316.598

2

 

178

2014

Alabama

12

2

0

316.171

5

 

179

2020

Notre Dame

10

2

0

316.089

4

 

180

1975

Ohio State

11

1

0

316.018

2

 

181

1972

Texas

10

1

0

316.003

4

 

182

1965

Arkansas

10

1

0

315.992

2

 

183

1959

Mississippi

10

1

0

315.815

2

 

184

2015

Michigan State

12

2

0

315.774

4

 

185

2000

Miami (Fla.)

11

1

0

315.611

2

 

186

1987

Florida State

11

1

0

315.585

3

 

187

1960

Mississippi

10

0

1

315.555

1

 

188

1968

Southern Cal

9

1

1

315.511

3

 

189

1960

Iowa

8

1

0

315.504

2

 

190

2013

Auburn

12

2

0

315.432

3

 

191

1987

Syracuse

11

0

1

315.262

4

 

192

1962

LSU

9

1

1

315.032

3

 

193

1990

Colorado

11

1

1

314.989

1

 

194

2002

Georgia

13

1

0

314.830

3

 

195

1976

Pittsburgh

12

0

0

314.791

1

 

196

1990

Georgia Tech

11

0

1

314.585

2

 

197

1979

Oklahoma

11

1

0

314.551

4

 

198

1986

Oklahoma

11

1

0

314.486

3

 

199

1947

Texas

10

1

0

314.444

3

 

200

1997

North Carolina

11

1

0

314.428

4