- Bowl Games
- Conferences
- Home Field Bias: 0.1322

Rank | Team | Rating | Record | SOS | Division |
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1 | Texas | 2.9674 | 12-0 | 0.3903 | NCAA Division I-A |

2 | Southern Cal | 2.8399 | 12-0 | 0.5242 | NCAA Division I-A |

3 | Penn State | 2.1514 | 10-1 | 0.7946 | NCAA Division I-A |

4 | Ohio State | 1.9914 | 9-2 | 0.9535 | NCAA Division I-A |

5 | Oregon | 1.8549 | 9-1 | 0.4508 | NCAA Division I-A |

6 | Notre Dame | 1.7174 | 9-2 | 0.4290 | NCAA Division I-A |

7 | LSU | 1.5608 | 9-2 | 0.2126 | NCAA Division I-A |

8 | UCLA | 1.5081 | 9-2 | 0.3649 | NCAA Division I-A |

9 | Virginia Tech | 1.4333 | 10-2 | 0.4043 | NCAA Division I-A |

10 | Wisconsin | 1.4005 | 9-3 | 0.5591 | NCAA Division I-A |

11 | Auburn | 1.3916 | 8-2 | 0.2843 | NCAA Division I-A |

12 | Michigan | 1.3718 | 7-4 | 1.0267 | NCAA Division I-A |

13 | Miami FL | 1.3180 | 9-2 | 0.3811 | NCAA Division I-A |

14 | Georgia | 1.3151 | 10-2 | 0.3117 | NCAA Division I-A |

15 | Northwestern | 1.3039 | 7-4 | 0.9044 | NCAA Division I-A |

16 | Texas Tech | 1.2963 | 7-2 | 0.4430 | NCAA Division I-A |

17 | West Virginia | 1.2202 | 9-1 | 0.0844 | NCAA Division I-A |

18 | Minnesota | 1.1349 | 7-4 | 0.7631 | NCAA Division I-A |

19 | Alabama | 1.1321 | 9-2 | -0.0050 | NCAA Division I-A |

20 | TCU | 1.1158 | 10-1 | -0.2339 | NCAA Division I-A |

21 | Iowa | 1.1004 | 6-4 | 0.8656 | NCAA Division I-A |

22 | Georgia Tech | 0.9687 | 7-4 | 0.6074 | NCAA Division I-A |

23 | Boston College | 0.9668 | 8-3 | 0.4251 | NCAA Division I-A |

24 | Oklahoma | 0.9505 | 7-4 | 0.8146 | NCAA Division I-A |

25 | Florida | 0.9427 | 8-3 | 0.3649 | NCAA Division I-A |

26 | Arizona St | 0.8630 | 6-5 | 0.7371 | NCAA Division I-A |

27 | Clemson | 0.8495 | 7-4 | 0.3485 | NCAA Division I-A |

28 | Stanford | 0.8284 | 5-5 | 0.9909 | NCAA Division I-A |

29 | Florida St | 0.8001 | 7-4 | 0.4354 | NCAA Division I-A |

30 | Louisville | 0.7299 | 9-2 | -0.1559 | NCAA Division I-A |

31 | California | 0.7279 | 6-4 | 0.3936 | NCAA Division I-A |

32 | Colorado | 0.7256 | 7-5 | 0.6139 | NCAA Division I-A |

33 | South Carolina | 0.6992 | 7-4 | 0.3475 | NCAA Division I-A |

34 | Purdue | 0.6541 | 5-6 | 0.8656 | NCAA Division I-A |

35 | Nebraska | 0.6086 | 6-4 | 0.5002 | NCAA Division I-A |

36 | North Carolina | 0.5952 | 5-6 | 0.6544 | NCAA Division I-A |

37 | Michigan St | 0.5893 | 5-6 | 0.6803 | NCAA Division I-A |

38 | Kansas | 0.5295 | 5-5 | 0.5637 | NCAA Division I-A |

39 | Iowa St | 0.4505 | 6-4 | 0.3415 | NCAA Division I-A |

40 | Virginia | 0.4497 | 6-5 | 0.2573 | NCAA Division I-A |

41 | North Carolina St | 0.4001 | 5-5 | 0.4807 | NCAA Division I-A |

42 | Maryland | 0.3951 | 5-6 | 0.5332 | NCAA Division I-A |

43 | South Florida | 0.3685 | 5-5 | 0.3920 | NCAA Division I-A |

44 | Missouri | 0.3158 | 6-5 | 0.2231 | NCAA Division I-A |

45 | Texas A&M | 0.2832 | 4-6 | 0.7213 | NCAA Division I-A |

46 | Oregon St | 0.2357 | 4-6 | 0.6181 | NCAA Division I-A |

47 | Indiana | 0.2319 | 3-7 | 0.8184 | NCAA Division I-A |

48 | Vanderbilt | 0.2133 | 4-6 | 0.2001 | NCAA Division I-A |

49 | Boise St | 0.1953 | 8-3 | -0.5495 | NCAA Division I-A |

50 | Tennessee | 0.1943 | 5-6 | 0.4938 | NCAA Division I-A |

51 | Tulsa | 0.1680 | 8-4 | -0.4112 | NCAA Division I-A |

52 | Baylor | 0.1462 | 4-6 | 0.6140 | NCAA Division I-A |

53 | Colorado St | 0.1304 | 6-5 | 0.0325 | NCAA Division I-A |

54 | Fresno St | 0.1286 | 7-4 | -0.2152 | NCAA Division I-A |

55 | Rutgers | 0.1079 | 6-4 | -0.1658 | NCAA Division I-A |

56 | Northern Illinois | 0.1024 | 6-5 | -0.1898 | NCAA Division I-A |

57 | Brigham Young | 0.0775 | 5-5 | 0.1211 | NCAA Division I-A |

58 | Wake Forest | 0.0613 | 4-7 | 0.4778 | NCAA Division I-A |

59 | Kansas St | 0.0594 | 5-6 | 0.0999 | NCAA Division I-A |

60 | Central Michigan | -0.0232 | 6-5 | -0.0418 | NCAA Division I-A |

61 | Washington St | -0.0235 | 3-7 | 0.6830 | NCAA Division I-A |

62 | Toledo | -0.0564 | 7-3 | -0.5338 | NCAA Division I-A |

63 | Pittsburgh | -0.0622 | 4-6 | 0.2388 | NCAA Division I-A |

64 | Nevada | -0.1084 | 8-3 | -0.7286 | NCAA Division I-A |

65 | Central Florida | -0.1192 | 8-4 | -0.4777 | NCAA Division I-A |

66 | Illinois | -0.1304 | 2-9 | 0.8553 | NCAA Division I-A |

67 | Utah | -0.1688 | 6-5 | -0.1907 | NCAA Division I-A |

68 | Navy | -0.2074 | 7-4 | -0.5846 | NCAA Division I-A |

69 | Louisiana Tech | -0.2097 | 7-4 | -0.6653 | NCAA Division I-A |

70 | New Mexico | -0.2193 | 6-5 | -0.3365 | NCAA Division I-A |

71 | Miami OH | -0.2466 | 7-4 | -0.6020 | NCAA Division I-A |

72 | Western Michigan | -0.2550 | 6-4 | -0.7008 | NCAA Division I-A |

73 | Arizona | -0.2680 | 2-8 | 0.9108 | NCAA Division I-A |

74 | Memphis | -0.2789 | 5-5 | -0.3700 | NCAA Division I-A |

75 | Southern Miss | -0.2857 | 5-5 | -0.2675 | NCAA Division I-A |

76 | UTEP | -0.2987 | 7-3 | -0.8445 | NCAA Division I-A |

77 | Arkansas | -0.3357 | 3-7 | 0.6602 | NCAA Division I-A |

78 | Akron | -0.3705 | 7-5 | -0.6261 | NCAA Division I-A |

79 | Oklahoma St | -0.3824 | 3-7 | 0.4505 | NCAA Division I-A |

80 | Ball St | -0.4135 | 4-7 | 0.1358 | NCAA Division I-A |

81 | Connecticut | -0.4382 | 4-6 | -0.0438 | NCAA Division I-A |

82 | Cincinnati | -0.4494 | 3-7 | 0.2334 | NCAA Division I-A |

83 | SMU | -0.5106 | 5-6 | -0.3715 | NCAA Division I-A |

84 | San Diego St | -0.5139 | 5-7 | 0.0525 | NCAA Division I-A |

85 | Bowling Green | -0.5235 | 6-5 | -0.5579 | NCAA Division I-A |

86 | Kentucky | -0.5654 | 2-8 | 0.4332 | NCAA Division I-A |

87 | East Carolina | -0.5702 | 5-6 | -0.3212 | NCAA Division I-A |

88 | Houston | -0.5892 | 5-5 | -0.2999 | NCAA Division I-A |

89 | Hawai`i | -0.6083 | 5-7 | -0.1737 | NCAA Division I-A |

90 | Air Force | -0.6232 | 4-7 | -0.2161 | NCAA Division I-A |

91 | Army | -0.6326 | 3-7 | 0.0443 | NCAA Division I-A |

92 | Wyoming | -0.6344 | 4-7 | -0.1707 | NCAA Division I-A |

93 | Ohio U. | -0.8062 | 4-7 | -0.2890 | NCAA Division I-A |

94 | Marshall | -0.8944 | 3-7 | -0.2626 | NCAA Division I-A |

95 | Washington | -0.8960 | 2-9 | 0.6979 | NCAA Division I-A |

96 | Alabama-Birmingham | -0.9397 | 4-6 | -0.5087 | NCAA Division I-A |

97 | Eastern Michigan | -0.9582 | 4-7 | -0.4870 | NCAA Division I-A |

98 | Mississippi St | -1.0208 | 2-8 | 0.2710 | NCAA Division I-A |

99 | Mississippi | -1.0261 | 2-8 | 0.2318 | NCAA Division I-A |

100 | Louisiana-Monroe | -1.1643 | 5-5 | -1.0379 | NCAA Division I-A |

101 | Louisiana-Lafayette | -1.1673 | 5-5 | -0.8831 | NCAA Division I-A |

102 | Utah St | -1.1978 | 3-8 | -0.5397 | NCAA Division I-A |

103 | UNLV | -1.2213 | 2-9 | -0.2757 | NCAA Division I-A |

104 | Arkansas St | -1.2349 | 5-5 | -1.1353 | NCAA Division I-A |

105 | Syracuse | -1.3321 | 1-10 | 0.2807 | NCAA Division I-A |

106 | Duke | -1.3555 | 0-10 | 0.6359 | NCAA Division I-A |

107 | Temple | -1.3651 | 0-11 | 0.4346 | NCAA Division I-A |

108 | Rice | -1.3917 | 1-10 | 0.0386 | NCAA Division I-A |

109 | Middle Tennessee St | -1.5060 | 4-7 | -0.8189 | NCAA Division I-A |

110 | San José St | -1.5116 | 2-8 | -0.6009 | NCAA Division I-A |

111 | Idaho | -1.6842 | 2-9 | -0.6547 | NCAA Division I-A |

112 | Florida Int'l | -1.7043 | 3-6 | -0.9810 | NCAA Division I-A |

113 | Troy | -1.7247 | 3-7 | -1.0089 | NCAA Division I-A |

114 | Tulane | -1.7769 | 1-9 | -0.4489 | NCAA Division I-A |

115 | Buffalo | -2.0177 | 1-10 | -0.6437 | NCAA Division I-A |

116 | Florida Atlantic | -2.0565 | 2-9 | -0.6989 | NCAA Division I-A |

117 | North Texas | -2.1238 | 2-9 | -0.7442 | NCAA Division I-A |

118 | New Mexico St | -2.6738 | 0-12 | -0.2723 | NCAA Division I-A |

119 | Kent St | -2.9954 | 0-10 | -0.3900 | NCAA Division I-A |

Scores and division information taken from Peter R. Wolfe. All teams are used to calculate ratings, only Division I-A teams are shown. Bowl games are not used to calculate rankings. This model correctly predicts 19 of the 28 bowl games. Bassett correctly predicts 17 of 29.

Kenneth Massey maintains a College Football Ranking Comparison

The model only uses win/loss information. It ignores scores, but uses home/away information. Here's a writeup of the algorithm: