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Jason Candle
Toledo
D.J. Durkin
Maryland
Mike Norvell
 Memphis
Tom Herman
Houston
Lance Leipold
Buffalo
Urban Meyer
Ohio State
Jimbo Fisher
Florida State

Chris Petersen

Washington

David Shaw
Stanford

Bob Stoops

Oklahoma

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Rank

Coach Name

School

Age

Conf.

Compensation

Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

W

L

W L

1

Jason Candle

Toledo

37

MAC

$700,000

1

4

0

0

1.000

1

4

0

0

1.000

0

0

3 0

2

D.J. Durkin

Maryland

38

Big Ten

$3,000,000

1

4

0

0

1.000

1

3

0

0

1.000

0

0

3 0

3

Mike Norvell

Memphis

35

AAC

$1,250,000

1

3

0

0

1.000

1

3

0

0

1.000

0

0

3 0

4

Tom Herman Houston 41 AAC $3,000,000 2 17 1 0 .944 2 17 1 0 .944 13 1 4 0

5

Lance Leipold

Buffalo

52

MAC

$600,000

10

115

15

0

.885

2

6

9

0

.400

5

7

1 2

6

Urban Meyer

Ohio State

52

Big Ten

$6,750,000

15

157

27

0

.853

5

53

4

0

.90

12

1

3 0

7

Jimbo Fisher

Florida State

51

ACC 

$5,500,000

7

71

15

0

.826

7

71

15

0

.826

10

3

3 1

8

Chris Petersen

Washington

52

Pac 12

$3,800,000

11

111

24

0

.822

3

19

12

0

.613

7

6

4 0

9

David Shaw Stanford 44 Pac 12 $4,000,000 6 57 14 0 .803 6 57 14 0 .803 12 2 3 0

10

Bob Stoops

Oklahoma

56

Big 12 

$6,000,000

18

180

48

0

.789

18

180

48

0

.789

11

2

1 2

11

Mark Helfrich

Oregon

43

Pac 12

$3,600,000

4

35

10

0

.778

4

35

10

0

.778

9

4

3 1

12

Nick Saban

Alabama

65

SEC

$8,250,000

21

200

60

1

.768

10

109

18

0

.858

14

1

4 0

13

Gary Patterson

TCU

56

Big 12

$4,000,000

17

146

48

0

.753

17

146

48

0

.753

11

2

3 1

14

Tyson Summers Georgia Southern 36 CUSA $600,000 1 3 1 0 .750 1 3 1 0 .750 0 0 3 1

15

Mike Neu

Ball State

46

MAC

$600,000

1

3

1

0

.750

1

3

1

0

.750

0

0

3 1

16

Kirby Smart Georgia 41 SEC $4,000,000 1 3 1 0 .750 1 3 1 0 .750 0 0 3 1

17

Dabo Swinney Clemson 47 ACC $4,750,000 9 79 27 0 .745 9 79 27 0 .745 13 1 4 0

18

Mark Richt

Miami

56

ACC

 $4,000,000

16

148

51

0

.744

1

3

0

0

1.000

0

0

3 0

19

Bryan Harsin

Boise State

39

MWC

$1,600,000

5

31

11

0

.738

3

24

6

0

.800

9

4

3 0

20

Brian Kelly

Notre Dame

55

Ind. 

$4,500,000

27

227

83

2

.731

7

56

26

0

.683

10

3

1 3

21

Bobby Petrino

Louisville

55

ACC

$3,750,000

12

104

39

0

.727

7

62

18

0

.775

8

5

4 0

22

Chuck Martin

Miami, Ohio

48

MAC

$550,000

9

79

30

0

.725

3

5

23

0

.179

3

9

0 4

23

Les Miles 

LSU

63

SEC

$4,500,000

16

141

54

0

.723

12

114

33

0

.776

9

3

2 1

24

Jeff Brohm

Western Kentucky 45 Sun Belt $800,000 3 22 9 0 .710 3 22 9 0 .710 12 2 2 2

25

Hugh Freeze

Mississippi

47

SEC 

$4,500,000

8

66

27

0

.710

5

36

20

0

.643

10

3

2 2

KEY

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Rank

Coach Name

School

Age

Conf.

Compensation

Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

W

L

W L

26

Jim Harbaugh

Michigan

53

Big Ten

$9,000,000

9

72

30

0

.706

2

14

3

0

.824

10

3

4 0

27

Kevin Sumlin Texas A&M 52 SEC $5,250,000 9 75 33 0 .694 5 40 16 0 .714 8 5 4 0

28

Matt Viator La. Monroe 53 SunBelt $700,000 12 79 35 0 .693 1 1 2 0 .333 0 0 1 2

29

Dino Babers Syracuse 55 ACC $2,500,000 5 39 18 0 .687 1 2 2 0 .500 0 0 2 2

30

Willie Fritz

Tulane

56

AAC

$1,500,000

20

156

71

0

.687

1

2

2

0

.500

0

0

2 2

31

Bronco Mendenhall

Virginia

50

ACC

$3,250,000

12

100

46

0

.685

1

1

3

0

.250

0

0

1 3

32

Jim Mora

UCLA

55

Pac-12

$3,600,000

5

39

18

0

.684

5

39

18

0

.684

8

5

2 2

33

Craig Bohl

Wyoming

58

MWC

$1,000,000

14

111

52

0

.683

2

8

20

0

.286

2

10

2 2

34

Kyle Whittingham

 Utah

57

Pac 12

 $3,400,000

13

99

46

0

.683

13

99

46

0

.683

10

3

4 0

35

Chris Creighton

E. Michigan

47

MAC

$525,000

20

145

68

0

.681

3

6

22

0

.214

1

11

3 1

36

Guz Malzahn

Auburn

51

SEC

$4,000,000

5

38

18

0

.679

4

29

15

0

.659

7

6

2 2

37

Mark Hudspeth

La. Lafayette

48

SunBelt

$1,250,000

13

99

47

0

.678

6

33

26

0

.559

4

8

2 2

38

Mark Dantonio

Michigan State

60

Big Ten

$4,500,000

13

107

51

0

.677

10

89

34

0

.724

12

2

2 1

39

Paul Johnson

Georgia Tech

59

ACC

$2,900,000

20

171

84

0

.671

9

64

45

0

.587

3

9

3 1

40

Bobby Wilder

Old Dominion

52

CUSA

$600,000

8

59

29

0

.670

8

59

29

0

.670

5

7

2 2

41

Mike Gundy

Oklahoma State

49

Big 12

$3,750,000

12

96

48

0

.667

12

96

48

0

.667

10

3

2 1

42

Bret Bielema

Arkansas

46

SEC

$4,200,000

11

89

45

0

.664

4

21

21

0

.500

8

5

3 1

43

Ken Niumatalolo Navy 51 AAC $2,250,000 9 70 37 0 .664 9 70 37 0 .664 11 2 2 0

44

Rod Carey

Northern Illinois

45

MAC

$600,000

4

31

16

0

.660

4

31

16

0

.660

8

5

0 4

45

Jay Hopson Southern Miss 48 CUSA $800,000 5 35 18 0 .660 1 3 1 0 .750 0 0 3 1

46

Matt Campbell

Iowa State

37

Big 12

$2,200,000

6

35

18

0

.660

1

0

3

0

.000

0

0

0 3

47

Bill Snyder

Kansas State

77

Big 12

$3,200,000

25

195

102

1

.656

25

195

102

1

.656

6

7

2 1

48

Todd Graham

Arizona State

52

Pac 12 

$3,200,000

11

87

48

0

.644

5

38

19

0

.667

6

7

4 0

49

Everett Withers Texas State 53 SunBelt $600,000 4 26 15 0 .634 1 1 2 0 .333 0 0 1 2

50

Larry Fedora North Carolina 54 ACC $3,200,000 9 69 40 0 .633 5 35 21 0 .625 11 3 3 1

KEY

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CAREER RECORD RECORD WITH SCHOOL 2015 2016

Rank

Coach Name

School

Age

Conf.

Compensation

Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

W

L

W L

51

Dave Doeren NC State 45 ACC $2,400,000 6 43 25 0 .632 4 20 21 0 .487 7 6 2 1

52

Tommy Tuberville

Cincinnati

62

AAC

$2,400,000

21

158

92

0

.632

4

28

15

0

.651

7

6

3 1

53

Frank Solich

Ohio

72

MAC 

$700,000

18

140

82

0

.631

12

82

63

0

.565

8

5

2 2

54

Doc Holliday Marshall 59 CUSA $825,000 7 51 30 0 .630 7 51 30 0 .630 10 3 1 2

55

Terry Bowden

Akron

60

MAC

$500,000

24

161

94

2

.630

5

21

32

0

.396

8

5

2 2

56

Butch Jones

Tennessee

48

SEC

$4,200,000

10

75

44

0

.630

4

25

17

0

.595

9

4

4 0

57

Jim McElwain Florida 54 SEC $4,200,000 5 35 20 0 .625 2 13 5 0 .722 10 4 3 1

58

Charlie Strong

Texas

56

Big 12

$5,250,000

7

50

31

0

.617

3

13

15

0

.464

5

7

2 1

59

Mark Whipple

Massachusetts

59

MAC

$550,000

19

128

80

0

.615

9

56

47

0

.544

3

9

1 3

60

Dan Mullen

 Mississippi State

44

SEC

$5,000,000

8

57

37

0

.606

8

57

37

0

.606

9

4

2 2

61

Paul Chryst

Wisconsin

51

Big Ten

$2,600,000

5

33

22

0

.600

2

14

3

0

.824

10

3

4 0

62

Matt Wells Utah State 43 MWC $825,000 4 27 18 0 .600 4 27 18 0 .600 6 7 2 2

63

Rich Rodriguez

Arizona

53

Pac 12

$3,000,000

23

155

106

2

.593

5

35

22

0

.614

7

6

2 2

64

Mike Leach Washington State 55 Pac 12 $3,200,000 15 106 74 0 .589 5 22 31 0 .415 9 4 1 2

65

John Bonamego

Central Michigan

53 MAC $650,000 1 10 7 0 .588 1 10 7 0 588 7 6 3 1

66

Pat Narduzzi Pitt 50 ACC $2,500,000 2 10 7

0

.588

2 10 7 0 .588 8 5 2 2

67

Troy Calhoun Air Force 50 MWC $1,100,000 10 70 49 0 .583 10 70 49 0 .583 8 6 3 0

68

Dana Holgorsen West Virginia 45 Big 12 $3,200,000 6 39 27 0 .582 6 39 27 0 .582 8 5 3 0

69

Scott Satterfield

Appalachian St.

44

Sun Belt

$400,000

4

24

17

0

.585

4

24

17

0

.585

11

2

2 2

70

James Franklin Penn State 44 Big Ten $4,500,000 6 40 29 0 .580 3 16 14 0 .533 7 6 2 2

70

Jeff Monken

Army

49

Ind.

$950,000

7

47

34

0

.580

3

9

19

0

.321

2

10

3 1

72

Will Muschamp

South Carolina

45

SEC 

$3,000,000

5

30

23

0

.566

1

2

2

0

.500

0

0

2 2

73

Kirk Ferentz

Iowa

61

Big Ten

$4,300,000

21

142

109

0

.566

18

130

88

.596

12

2

3 1

74

Ron Caragher San Jose State 49 MWC $625,000 10 60 47 0 .561 4 16 25 0 .390 6 7 1 3

75

Tracy Clayes Minnesota 48 Big Ten $1,700,000 2 5 4 0 .556 2 5 4 0 .556 2 4 3 0

KEY

HOT SEAT

EDGE OF HOT SEAT

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CAREER RECORD RECORD WITH SCHOOL 2015 2016

Rank

Coach Name

School

Age

Conf.

Compensation

Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

W

L

W L

76

Skip Holtz

La. Tech

52

CUSA

$750,000

17

111

91

0

.550

4

23

20

0

.535

9

4

1 3

77

Justin Fuente

Virginia Tech

40

ACC

$3,200,000

4

29

24

0

.547

1

3

1

0

.750

0

0

3 1

78

Pat Fitzgerald

Northwestern

42

Big Ten

$3,400,000

11

71

59

0

.546

11

71

59

0

.546

10

3

1 3

79

Rocky Long

San Diego State

66

MWC

$900,000

17

111

92

0

.546

6

46

23

0

667

11

3

3 0

80

Tim DeRuyter

Fresno State

53

MWC

$1,600,000

5

31

26

0

.544

5

31

26

0

.544

3

9

1 3

81

Mike Riley

Nebraska

63

Big Ten

$3,000,000

16

103

87

0

.542

2

10

7

0

.588

6

7

4 0

82

Blake Anderson Arkansas State 47 Sun Belt $800,000 3 16 14 0 .533 3 16 14 0 .533 9 4 0 4

83

Mike Bobo

Colorado State

42

MWC

$1,500,000

2

9

8

0

.529

2

9

8

0

.529

7

6

2 2

84

Philip Montgomery Tulsa 45 CUSA $800,000

2

9

8

0

.529

2

9

8

0

.529

6

7

3 1

85

David Cutcliffe Duke 62 ACC $3,000,000 16 94 84 0 .528 9 50 55 0 .476 8 5 2 2

86

Rick Stockstill

Middle Tennessee

59

CUSA

$800,000

11

67

62

0

.519

11

67

62

0

.519

7

6

3 1

87

Joey Jones

South Alabama

54

Sun Belt

$550,000

9

47

44

0

.516

8

44

37

0

.543

5

7

2 2

88

Kliff Kingsbury Texas Tech 37 Big 12 $3,400,000 4 21 20 0 .512 4 21 20 0 .512 7 6 2 1

89

Gary Anderson

Oregon State

52

Big Ten

$2,600,000

9

52

50

0

.510

2

3

12

0

.200

2

10

1 2

90

Dave Clawson Wake Forest 49 ACC $2,300,000 17 100 97 0 .508 3 10 18 0 .357 3 9 4 0

91

Scott Montgomery

East Carolina

38

CUSA

$1,250,000

1

2

2

0

.500

2

2

2

0

.500

0

0

2 2

92

Chris Ash

Rutgers

43

Big Ten

$2,200,000

1

2

2

0

.500

1

2

2

0

.500

0

0

2 2

93

Clay Helton USC 44 Pac 12 $4,000,000 2 7 7 0 .500 2 7 7 0 .500 6 4 1 3

94

P. J. Fleck

Western Michigan

36

MAC

$1,000,000

4

21

21

0

.500

4

21

21

0

.500

8

5

4 0

95

Scott Frost

UCF

41

AAC

$2,000,000

1

2

2

0

.500

1

2

2

0

.500

0

0

2 2

96

Seth Littrell North Texas 38 CUSA $1,500,000 1 2 2 0 .500 1 2 2 0 .500 0 0 2 2

97

Barry Odom

Missouri

40

SEC

$3,500,000

1

2

2

0

.500

1

2

2

0

.500

0

0

2 2

98

Jim Grobe

Baylor

64

Big 12

$2,500,000

20

113

115

1

.496

1

3

0

0

1.000

0

0

3 0

99

Matt Rhule Temple 41 AAC $2,500,000 4 20 21 0 .488 4 20 21 0 .488 10 4 2 1

100

Sonny Dykes

California

47

Pac-12

$2,500,000

7

38

40

0

.487

4

16

25

0

.390

8

5

2 2

KEY

HOT SEAT

EDGE OF HOT SEAT

SAFE FOR NOW

CAREER RECORD RECORD WITH SCHOOL 2015 2016

Rank

Coach Name

School

Age

Conf.

Compensation

Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

W

L

W

L

101

Steve Addazio

Boston College

57

ACC

$2,750,000

6

32

34

0

.485

4

19

23

0

.452

3

9

2 2

102

David Bailiff

Rice

58

CUSA

$925,000

13 74 79 0 .484 10 53 64 0 .453 5 7 0 4

103

Bob Davie

New Mexico

62

MWC

$850,000

10

54

59

0

.478

5

19

34

0

.358

7

6

1 2

104

Brian Pollian

Nevada

42

MWC

$725,000

4

20

22

0

.476

4

20

22

0

.476

7

6

2 2

105

Neal Brown

Troy

36

Sun Belt

$750,000

2

7

9

0

.438

2

7

9

0

.438

4

8

3 1

106

Willie Taggart South Florida 40 AAC $1,600,000 7 33 44 0 .429 4 17 24 0 .415 8 5 3 1

107

Mike MacIntyre Colorado 51 Pac-12 $2,300,000 7 29 49 0 .372 4 13 28 0 .317 4 9 3 1

108

Darrell Hazell

Purdue

52

Big Ten

$2,300,000

6

23

42

0

.369

4

7

32

0

.205

2

10

2 1

109

Sean Kugler

UTEP

50

CUSA

$550,000

4

15

26

0

.366

4

15

26

0

.366

5

7

1 3

110

Ron Turner Fla. Int'l. 63 CUSA $625,000 13 52 91 0 .364 4 10 30 0 .250 5 7 0 4

111

Mark Stoops

Kentucky

49

SEC

$3,400,000

4

14

26

0

.350

4

14

26

0

.350

5

7

2 2

112

Bob Diaco

Connecticut

43

AAC

$1,700,000

3

10

19

0

.345

3

10

19

0

.345

6

7

2 2
113 Kevin Wilson Indiana 55 Big Ten $2,225,000 6 22 42 0 .343 6 22 42 0 .343 6 7 2 1
114

Brad Lambert

Charlotte

51

CUSA

$650,000

4

13

25

0

.342

4

13

25

0

.342

2

10

1 3
115

Derek Mason

Vanderbilt

45

SEC 

$2,500,000

3

9

19

0

.333

3

9

19

0

.333

4

8

2 2
116

Lovie Smith

Illinois

58

Big Ten

$2,000,000

1

1

2

0

.333

1

1

2

0

.333

0

0

1 2
117

Doug Martin

New Mexico State

53

SunBelt

$425,000

11

37

85

0

.303

4

8

32

0

.200

3

9

1 3
118

Trent Miles

Georgia State

53

Sun Belt

$600,000

9

27

69

0

.281

4

7

33

0

.175

6

7

0 3
119

Paul Haynes

Kent State

47

MAC

$500,000

4

10

29

0

.256

4

10

29

0

.256

3

9

1 3
120 Frank Wilson Texas-San Antonio 42 CUSA $600,000 1 1 3 0 .250 1 1 3 0 .250 0 0 1 3
121

Kalani Sitake

BYU

41

ACC

$2,000,000

1

1

3

0

.250

1

1

3

0

.250

0

0

1 3
122

Mike Jinks

Bowling Green

44

MAC

$600,000

1

1

3

0

.250

1

1

3

0

.250

0

0

1 3
123

Chad Morris

SMU

48

AAC

$2,600,000

2

4

12

0

.250

2

4

12

0

.250

2

10

2 2
124

Tony Sanchez

UNLV

42

MWC

$625,000

2

3

12

0

.250

2

3

12

0

.250

3

9

1 3
125

Charlie Partridge

Florida Atlantic 

43

CUSA

$625,000

3

7

21

0

.250

3

7

21

0

.250

3

9

1 3
126 Nick Rolovich Hawaii 37 MWC $1,000,000 1 1 3 0 .250 1 1 3 0 .250 0 0 1 3
127 Paul Petrino Idaho 49 Ind $450,000 4 8 31 0 .205 4 8 31 0 .205 4 8 2 2
128

David Beaty

Kansas

46

Big 12

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