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Mark Helfrich
Oregon

Chris Petersen

Washington

Jimbo Fisher
Florida State
Urban Meyer
Ohio State
Chuck Martin
Miami, Ohio
Rod Carey
Northern Illinois

Bob Stoops

Oklahoma

Gus Malzahn

Auburn

David Shaw
Stanford
Nick Saban
Alabama

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2013

2014

Rank

Coach Name

School

Age

Conf.

Compensation

Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

W

L

W L

1

Mark Helfrich

Oregon

41

Pac 12

$2,000,000

2

20

3

0

.870

2

20

3

0

.870

11

2

9 1

2

Chris Petersen

Washington

50

Pac 12

$3,400,000

9

98

17

0

.852

1

6

5

0

.545

0

0

6 5

3

Jimbo Fisher

Florida State

49

ACC 

$4,000,000

5

55

10

0

.846

5

55

10

0

.846

14

0

10 0

4

Urban Meyer

Ohio State

50

Big Ten

$4,800,000

13

137

26

0

.840

3

33

3

0

.917

12

2

9 1

5

Chuck Martin

Miami, Ohio

46

MAC

$550,000

7

76

16

0

.826

1

2

9

0

.182

0

0

2 9

6

Rod Carey

Northern Illinois

43

MAC

$525,000

2

20

5

0

.800

2

20

5

0

.800

12

2

8 2

7

Bob Stoops

Oklahoma

54

Big 12 

$5,250,000

16

167

42

0

.799

16

167

42

0

.799

11

2

7 3

8

Guz Malzahn

Auburn

49

SEC

$4,000,000

3

28

8

0

.778

2

19

5

0

.792

12

2

7 3

9

David Shaw Stanford 42 Pac 12 $3,000,000 4 39 12 0 .765 4 39 12 0 .765 11 3 5 5

10

Nick Saban

Alabama

63

SEC

$7,300,000

19

179

58

1

.754

8

88

16

0

.846

11

2

9 1

11

Gary Patterson

TCU

54

Big 12

$3,500,000

15

129

45

0

.741

15

129

45

0

.741

4

8

8 1

12

Brian Kelly

Notre Dame

53

Ind. 

$4,000,000

25

215

75

2

.740

5

44

18

0

.710

9

4

7 3

13

Craig Bohl

Wyoming

57

MWC

$1,000,000

12

108

38

0

.740

1

4

6

0

.400

0

0

4 6

14

Mark Richt

Georgia

54

SEC 

 $3,400,000

14

134

47

0

.740

14

134

47

0

.740

8

5

8 2

15

Mark Hudspeth

La. Lafayette

46

SunBelt

$825,000

11

100

36

0

.735

4

34

15

0

.694

9

4

7 3

16

Bobby Petrino

Louisville

53

ACC

$3,500,000

10

90

33

0

.732

1

48

12

0

.800

0

0

7 3

17

Jim Mora

UCLA

53

Pac-12

$3,500,000

3

27

10

0

.730

3

27

10

0

.730

10

3

8 2

18

Les Miles 

LSU

61

SEC

$4,500,000

14

130

49

0

.726

10

102

28

0

.785

10

3

7 4

19

Steve Spurrier

South Carolina

69

SEC 

$4,000,000

25

224

84

2

.726

10

82

44

0

.651

11

2

5 5

20

Hugh Freeze

Mississippi

45

SEC 

$3,200,000

6

53

20

0

.726

3

23

13

0

.639

8

5

8 2

21

Chris Creighton

E. Michigan

45

MAC

$450,000

18

141

54

0

.723

1

2

8

0

.200

0

0

2 8

22

Bo Pelini Nebraska 47 Big Ten $3,100,000 7 66 26

0

.717

7 66 26 0 .717 9 4 8 2

23

Bobby Wilder

Old Dominion

50

Ind

$500,000

6

50

20

0

.714

6

50

20

0

.714

8

4

4 6

24

Dino Babers Bowling Green 53 MAC $500,000 3 25 10 0 .714 1 6 3 0 .714 0 0 6 3

25

Bronco Mendenhall

BYU

48

Ind.

$2,000,000

10

88

38

0

.698

10

88

38

0

.698

8

5

6 4

KEY

HOT SEAT

EDGE OF HOT SEAT

SAFE FOR NOW

CAREER RECORD RECORD WITH SCHOOL 2013 2014

Rank

Coach Name

School

Age

Conf.

Compensation

Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

W

L

W L

26

Kevin Sumlin Texas A&M 50 SEC $5,000,000 7 62 27 0 .697 3 27 10 0 .730 9 4 7 4

27

Willie Fritz

Georgia Southern

54

Sun Belt

$500,000

18

145

65

0

.692

1

8

3

0

.727

0

0

8 3

28

Paul Johnson

Georgia Tech

57

ACC

$2,700,000

18

163

73

0

.691

7

56

34

0

.622

7

6

9 2

29

Dabo Swinney Clemson 45 ACC $3,300,000 7 58 26 0 .690 7 58 25 0 .690 11 2 7 3

30

Larry Coker Texas - San Antonio 66 CUSA $400,000 10 82 37 0 .689 4 22 22 0 .500 7 5 3 7

31

Bryan Harsin

Boise State

38

MWC

$1,200,000

2

15

7

0

.682

1

8

2

0

.800

0

0

8 2

32

Matt Wells Utah State 41 MWC $600,000 2 17 8 0 .680 2 17 8 0 .680 9 5 8 3

33

Tim DeRuyter

Fresno State

51

MWC

$1,500,000

3

24

12

0

.667

3

24

12

0

.667

11

2

4 6

34

Charlie Strong

Texas

54

Big 12

$5,000,000

4

42

21

0

.667

1

6

5

0

.545

0

0

6 5

35

Bill Snyder

Kansas State

75

Big 12

$3,000,000

23

185

92

1

.667

23

185

92

1

.667

8

5

7 2

36

Bret Bielema

Arkansas

44

SEC

$3,000,000

9

76

38

0

.667

2

8

14

0

.364

3

9

5 5

37

Kyle Whittingham

 Utah

55

Pac 12

 $2,500,000

10

83

42

0

.664

10

83

42

0

.664

5

7

7 3

38

Frank Beamer

Virginia Tech

68

ACC

$2,600,000

34

271

137

4

.663

28

229

114

2

.667

8

5

5 5

39

Mike Gundy

Oklahoma State

47

Big 12

$3,500,000

10

82

43

0

.656

10

82

43

0

.656

10

3

5 5

40

Pete Lembo

Ball State

44

MAC

$450,000

14

107

56

0

.656

4

28

20

0

.583

10

3

3 7

41

Mark Whipple

Massachusetts

57

MAC

$500,000

17

124

66

0

.653

7

52

33

0

.612

0

0

3 7

42

Todd Graham

Arizona State

50

Pac 12 

$2,500,000

9

75

40

0

.652

3

26

11

0

.703

10

4

8 2

43

Mark Dantonio

Michigan State

58

Big Ten

$3,700,000

11

90

48

0

.652

8

72

31

0

.699

13

1

8 2

44

Jeff Monken

Army

47

Ind.

$700,000

5

41

23

0

.641

1

3

7

0

.300

0

0

3 7

45

Gary Pinkel

Missouri

62

SEC

$3,250,000

24

183

102

3

.641

14

110

65

0

.629

12

2

8 2

46

Bill Clark

UAB

46

CUSA

$600,000

2

16

9

0

.640

1

5

5

0

.500

0

0

5 5

47

Dave Doeren NC State 43 ACC $2,000,000 4 32 18 0 .640 2 9 14 0 .391 3 9 6 4

48

Matt Campbell

Toledo

35

MAC

$500,000

3

23

13

0

.639

3

23

13

0

.639

7

5

6 3

49

Frank Solich

Ohio

70

MAC 

$550,000

16

129

74

0

.635

10

71

55

0

.563

7

6

5 5

50

Terry Bowden

Akron

58

MAC

$425,000

21

150

86

2

.634

3

10

24

0

.334

5

7

4 6

KEY

HOT SEAT

EDGE OF HOT SEAT

SAFE FOR NOW

CAREER RECORD RECORD WITH SCHOOL 2013 2014

Rank

Coach Name

School

Age

Conf.

Compensation

Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

W

L

W L

51

Tommy Tuberville

Cincinnati

60

AAC

$3,300,000

19

145

84

0

.633

2

15

7

0

.682

9

4

6 3

52

Dennis Franchione Texas State 63 SunBelt $400,000 29 208 126 2 .622 6 34 34 0 .500 6 6 5 5

53

Larry Blakeney

Troy

67

Sun Belt

$500,000

24

178

111

1

.616

24

178

111

1

.616

6

6

3 7

54

James Franklin Penn State 42 Big Ten $4,000,000 4 30 19 0 .612 1 6 4 0 .600 0 0 6 4

55

Jerry Kill Minnesota 53 Big Ten $2,100,000 21 151 97 0 .609 4 24 24 0 .500 8 5 7 3

56

Larry Fedora North Carolina 52 ACC $2,000,000 7 54 34 0 .614 3 20 15 0 .571 7 6 5 5

57

Dan Mullen

 Mississippi State

42

SEC

$3,200,000

6

45

29

0

.608

6

45

29

0

.608

7

6

9 1

58

Doc Holliday Marshall 57 CUSA $650,000 5 37 24 0 .607 5 37 24 0 .607 10 4 10 0

59

Ken Niumatalolo Navy 49 Ind. $1,700,000 7 54 35 0 .607 7 54 35 0 .607 9 4 5 5

60

Butch Jones

Tennessee

46

SEC

$3,200,000

8

60

39

0

.606

2

10

12

0

.455

5

7

5 5

61

Ron Caragher San Jose State 47 MWC $550,000 8 53 35 0 .602 2 9 13 0 .409 6 6 3 7

62

Blake Anderson Arkansas State 44 Sun Belt $700,000 1 6 4 0 .600 1 6 4 0 .600 0 0 6 4

63

Kyle Flood

Rutgers

43

Big Ten

$900,000

3

21

14

0

.600

3

21

14

0

.600

6

7

6 3

64

Rich Rodriguez

Arizona

51

Pac 12

$2,000,000

21

144

96

2

.599

3

24

12

0

.667

8

5

8 2

65

Bobby Hauck

UNLV

50

MWC

$725,000

12

95

64

0

.597

5

15

47

0

.242

7

6

2 9

66

Mike Leach Washington State 53 Pac 12 $2,750,000 13 96 66 0 .593 3 12 23 0 .343 6 7 3 7

67

Ruffin McNeill

East Carolina

56

CUSA

$1,250,000

5

36

25

0

.590

5

36

25

0

.590

10

3

6 3

68

George O'Leary

UCF

68

AAC

$2,000,000

19

130

92

0

.586

12

78

59

0

.569

12

1

6 3

69

Art Briles

Baylor

59

Big 12

$4,250,000

12

86

61

0

.585

7

52

33

0

.612

11

2

8 1

70

Jim McElwain Colorado State 54 MWC $1,500,000 3 21 15 0 .583 3 21 15 0 .583 8 6 9 1

70

Will Muschamp

Florida

4

SEC 

$3,000,000

4

27

20

0

.574

4

27

20

0

.574

4

8

5 4

72

Troy Calhoun Air Force 48 MWC $1,000,000 8 57 43 0 .570 8 57 43 0 .570 2 10 8 2

73

Dana Holgorsen West Virginia 43 Big 12 $2,800,000 4 27 21 0 .563 4 27 21 0 .563 4 8 6 4

74

Steve Sarkisian USC 40 Pac 12 $4,250,000 6 41 32 0 .562 1 7 3 0 .700 0 0 7 3

75

Gary Anderson

Wisconsin

50

Big Ten

$2,700,000

7

47

37

0

.560

2

17

6

0

.739

9

4

8 2

KEY

HOT SEAT

EDGE OF HOT SEAT

SAFE FOR NOW

CAREER RECORD RECORD WITH SCHOOL 2013 2014

Rank

Coach Name

School

Age

Conf.

Compensation

Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

W

L

W L

76

Joey Jones

South Alabama

52

Sun Belt

$425,000

7

40

32

0

.556

7

14

21

0

.400

6

6

6 4

77

Steve Addazio

Boston College

55

ACC

$1,750,000

4

26

21

0

.553

2

13

10

0

.565

7

6

6 4

78

Kirk Ferentz

Iowa

59

Big Ten

$4,000,000

19

127

103

0

.552

16

114

82

.584

8

5

7 3

79

Skip Holtz

La. Tech

50

CUSA

$600,000

15

99

82

0

.547

2

11

11

0

.500

4

8

7 3

80

Mike Riley

Oregon State

61

Pac 12

$1,600,000

14

93

78

0

.544

14

93

78

0

.544

7

6

5 5

81

Tony Levine Houston 42 AAC $1,000,000 3 19 16 0 .543 3 19 16 0 .543 8 5 5 4

82

Brady Hoke

Michigan

56

Big 10

$4,300,000

12

78

68

0

.534

4

31

18

0

.633

7

6

5 5

83

Pat Fitzgerald

Northwestern

40

Big Ten

$2,400,000

9

59

52

0

.532

9

59

52

0

.532

5

7

4 6

84

David Cutcliffe Duke 60 ACC $2,250,000 14 83 75 0 .525 7 39 46 0 .459 10 4 8 2

85

Mike London

Virginia

54

ACC

$2,400,000

7

46

42

0

.523

5

22

37

0

.373

2

10

4 6

86

Rocky Long

San Diego St.

64

MWC

$850,000

15

95

88

0

.519

4

30

19

0

.612

8

5

5 5

87

Dave Clawson Wake Forest 47 ACC $2,250,000 15 92 88 0  .511 1 2 8 0 .200 0 0 2 8

88

Rick Stockstill

Middle Tennessee

57

CUSA

$750,000

9

56

54

0

.509

9

56

54

0

.509

8

5

5 5

89

Al Golden Miami 45 ACC $2,300,000 9 55 53 0 .509 4 28 19 0 .596 9 4 6 4

90

Jeff Brohm

Western Kentucky 43 Sun Belt $600,000 1 5 5 0 .500 1 5 5 0 .500 0 0 5 5

91

Alex Wood

Buffalo

59

MAC

$400,000

5

24

24

0

.500

1

1

2

0

.333

0

0

1 2

92

David Bailiff

Rice

56

CUSA

$700,000

11 67 67 0 .500 8 46 52 0 .469 10 4 6 4

93

Bill Blankenship Tulsa 58 CUSA $700,000

4

24

25

0

.490

4

24

25

0

.490

3

9

2 8

94

Randy Edsall

Maryland

56

Big Ten

$2,250,000

16

93

98

0

.487

4

19

28

0

.404

7

6

6 4

95

Kliff Kingsbury Texas Tech 35 Big 12 $2,200,000 2 11 12 0 .478 2 11 12 0 .478 8 5 3 7

96

Sonny Dykes

California

45

Pac-12

$2,500,000

5

28

31

0

.475

2

6

16

0

.273

1

11

5 5

97

Bob Davie

New Mexico

60

MWC

$800,000

8

45

50

0

.474

3

10

25

0

.286

3

9

3 7

98

Paul Chryst

Pitt

49

ACC

$1,800,000

3

17

19

0

.472

3

17

19

0

.472

7

6

4 6

99

Brian Pollian

Nevada

40

MWC

$550,000

2

10

12

0

.455

2

10

12

0

.455

4

8

6 4

100

Tim Beckman

Illinois

49

Big Ten

$1,800,000

6

31

40

0

.437

3

10

24

0

.294

4

8

4 6

KEY

HOT SEAT

EDGE OF HOT SEAT

SAFE FOR NOW

CAREER RECORD RECORD WITH SCHOOL 2013 2014

Rank

Coach Name

School

Age

Conf.

Compensation

Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

W

L

W

L

101

Scott Shafer

Syracuse

47

ACC

 $1,400,000

2

10

13

0

.435

2

10

13

0

.435

7

6

3 7

102

Dan Enos

Central Michigan

46 MAC $375,000 5 26 34 0 .433 5 26 34 0 .433 6 6 7 4

103

Darrell Hazell

Purdue

50

Big Ten

$2,300,000

3

20

28

0

.417

2

4

18

0

.182

1

11

3 7

104

Justin Fuente

Memphis

38

AAC

$975,000

3

14

20

0

.412

3

14

20

0

.412

3

9

7 3

105

Dan McCarney North Texas 61 CUSA $725,000 16 77 111 0 .410 4 21 26 0 .447 9 4 3 7

106

Scott Satterfield

Appalachian St.

42

Sun Belt

$500,000

2

9

13

0

.409

2

9

13

0

.409

4

8

5 5

107

Paul Rhoads

Iowa State

47

Big 12

$1,800,000

6

29

43

0

.403

6

29

43

0

.403

3

9

2 7

108

Willie Taggart South Florida 38 AAC $2,000,000 5 22 36 0 .379 2 6 16 0 .273 2 10 4 6

109

Todd Berry La. Monroe 54 SunBelt $400,000 13 55 92 0 .374 5 26 33 0 .441 6 6 3 7

110

Mike MacIntyre Colorado 49 Pac-12 $2,500,000 4 22 37 0 .373 2 6 16 0 .273 4 8 2 8

111

Ron Turner Fla. Int'l. 61 CUSA $600,000 10 47 79 0 .373 2 5 18 0 .217 1 11 4 7

112

Sean Kugler

UTEP

48

CUSA

$550,000

2

8

14

0

.364

2

8

14

0

.364

2

10

6 4
113

P. J. Fleck

W. Michigan

34

MAC

$500,000

2

8

14

0

.364

2

8

14

0

.364

1

11

7 3
114 Curtis Johnson Tulane 53 CUSA $1,200,000 3 12 23 0 .343 3 12 23 0 .343 7 6 3 7
115 Matt Rhule Temple 39 AAC $1,300,000 2 7 15 0 .318 2 7 15 0 .318 2 10 5 5
116

Doug Martin

New Mexico State

51

Ind

$500,000

10

33

71

0

.317

2

4

18

0

.182

2

10

2 8
117

Mark Stoops

Kentucky

47

SEC

$2,250,000

2

7

16

0

.304

2

7

16

0

.304

2

10

5 6
118

Charlie Partridge

Florida Atlantic 

41

CUSA

$600,000

1

3

7

0

.300

1

3

7

0

.300

0

0

3 7
119

Derek Mason

Vanderbilt

43

SEC 

$2,250,000

1

3

7

0

.300

1

3

7

0

.300

0

0

3 7
120

Trent Miles

Georgia State

51

Sun Belt

$550,000

6

21

57

0

.269

2

1

21

0

.045

0

12

1 9
121 Kevin Wilson Indiana 54 Big Ten $1,400,000 4 12 34 0 .261 4 12 34 0 .261 5 7 3 7
122

Bob Diaco

Connecticut

41

AAC

$1,500,000

1

2

6

0

.250

1

2

6

0

.250

0

0

2 6
123

Paul Haynes

Kent State

45

MAC

$450,000

2

5

17

0

.227

2

5

17

0

.227

4

8

1 9
124 Norm Chow Hawaii 68 MWC $700,000 3 7 28 0 .200 3 7 28 0 .200 1 11 3 8
125 Todd Monken Southern Miss 48 CUSA $800,000 2 4 19 0 .174 2 4 19 0 .174 1 11 3 8
126

Clinton Bowen

Kansas

45

Big 12

$500,000

1

1

5

0

.167

1

1

5

0

.167

0

0

1 5
127 Paul Petrino Idaho 47 Ind $425,000 2 2 20 0 .091 2 2 20 0 .091 1 11 1 9
128

Tom Mason

SMU

58

AAC

$500,000

2

1

16

0

.059

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