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Tim Lappano
Georgia State
Tom Herman
Houston
Urban Meyer
Ohio State
Lance Leipold
Buffalo
Jason Candle
Toledo
Jimbo Fisher
Florida State

Chris Petersen

Washington

Bob Stoops

Oklahoma

David Shaw
Stanford
Nick Saban
Alabama

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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

Tim Lappano

Georgia State

58

Sun Belt

$300,000

1

1

0

0

1.000

1

1

0

0

1.000

0

0

3 8

2

Tom Herman Houston 41 Big 12 $5,250,000 2 22 4 0 .846 1 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0

3

Urban Meyer

Ohio State

52

Big Ten

$6,750,000

15

165

28

0

.855

5

61

5

0

.923

12

1

11 1

4

Lance Leipold

Buffalo

52

MAC

$600,000

10

116

23

0

.835

2

7

17

0

.292

5

7

2 10

5

Jason Candle

Toledo

37

MAC

$700,000

1

10

3

0

.769

1

10

3

0

.769

0

0

9 3

6

Jimbo Fisher

Florida State

51

ACC 

$5,500,000

7

78

16

0

.830

7

78

16

0

.830

10

3

10 2

7

Chris Petersen

Washington

52

Pac 12

$3,800,000

11

118

25

0

.825

3

26

13

0

.667

7

6

11 1

8

Bob Stoops

Oklahoma

56

Big 12 

$6,000,000

18

187

48

0

.796

18

187

48

0

.796

11

2

8 2

9

David Shaw Stanford 44 Pac 12 $4,000,000 6 63 17 0 .788 6 63 17 0 .788 12 2 9 3

10

Nick Saban

Alabama

65

SEC

$8,250,000

21

208

60

1

.772

10

117

18

0

.867

14

1

12 0

11

Bryan Harsin

Boise State

39

MWC

$1,600,000

5

38

13

0

.745

3

31

8

0

.795

9

4

10 2

12

Dabo Swinney Clemson 47 ACC $4,750,000 9 86 28 0 .754 9 86 28 0 .754 13 1 11 1

13

Gary Patterson

TCU

56

Big 12

$4,000,000

17

149

52

0

.741

17

149

52

0

.741

11

2

6 5

14

Jeff Brohm

Western Kentucky 45 Sun Belt $800,000 3 29 10 0 .744 3 29 10 0 .744 12 2 9 3

15

Mark Richt

Miami

56

ACC

 $4,000,000

16

153

55

0

.736

1

8

4

0

.667

0

0

8 4

16

Bobby Petrino

Louisville

55

ACC

$3,750,000

12

109

42

0

.722

7

67

21

0

.761

8

5

9 3

17

Brian Kelly

Notre Dame

55

Ind. 

$4,500,000

27

230

88

2

.722

7

59

31

0

.656

10

3

4 8

18

Chuck Martin

Miami, Ohio

48

MAC

$550,000

9

85

32

0

.726

3

11

25

0

.306

3

9

6 6

19

Jim Harbaugh

Michigan

53

Big Ten

$9,000,000

9

78

32

0

.709

2

20

5

0

.800

10

3

10 2

20

Mark Helfrich

Oregon

43

Pac 12

$3,600,000

4

37

16

0

.698

4

37

16

0

.698

9

4

4 8

21

Guz Malzahn

Auburn

51

SEC

$4,000,000

5

44

20

0

.688

4

35

18

0

.673

7

6

8 4

22

Hugh Freeze

Mississippi

47

SEC 

$4,500,000

8

69

32

0

.683

5

39

25

0

.609

10

3

5 7

23

Craig Bohl

Wyoming

58

MWC

$1,000,000

14

118

54

0

.686

3

14

22

0

.389

2

10

8 4

24

Kevin Sumlin Texas A&M 52 SEC $5,250,000 9 79 37 0 .681 5 44 20 0 .688 8 5 8 4

25

Bobby Wilder

Old Dominion

52

CUSA

$600,000

8

66

30

0

.688

8

66

30

0

.688

5

7

9 3

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

26

Kyle Whittingham

 Utah

57

Pac 12

 $3,400,000

13

103

50

0

.673

13

103

50

0

.673

10

3

8 4

27

Mike Gundy

Oklahoma State

49

Big 12

$3,750,000

12

103

48

0

.678

12

103

48

0

.678

10

3

9 2

28

Chris Creighton

E. Michigan

47

MAC

$525,000

20

149

72

0

.674

3

10

25

0

.286

1

11

7 5

29

Matt Viator La. Monroe 53 SunBelt $700,000 12 82 40 0 .672 1 4 7 0 .364 0 0 4 7

30

Willie Fritz

Tulane

56

AAC

$1,500,000

20

158

77

0

.672

1

4

8

0

.333

0

0

4 8

31

Paul Johnson

Georgia Tech

59

ACC

$2,900,000

20

176

87

0

.669

9

69

48

0

.590

3

9

8 4

32

Clay Helton USC 44 Pac 12 $4,000,000 2 15 7 0 .682 2 15 7 0 .682 6 4 9 3

33

Ken Niumatalolo Navy 51 AAC $2,250,000 9 77 39 0 .664 9 77 39 0 .664 11 2 9 2

34

Bret Bielema

Arkansas

46

SEC

$4,200,000

11

93

49

0

.655

4

25

25

0

.500

8

5

7 5

35

Bronco Mendenhall

Virginia

50

ACC

$3,250,000

12

101

53

0

.656

1

2

10

0

.200

0

0

2 10

36

Mark Hudspeth

La. Lafayette

48

SunBelt

$1,250,000

13

101

52

0

.660

6

35

31

0

.530

4

8

5 6

37

Bill Snyder

Kansas State

77

Big 12

$3,200,000

25

200

105

1

.655

25

200

105

1

.655

6

7

7 4

38

Mark Dantonio

Michigan State

60

Big Ten

$4,500,000

13

108

59

0

.647

10

90

42

0

.682

12

2

3 9

39

Rod Carey

Northern Illinois

45

MAC

$600,000

4

36

19

0

.655

4

36

19

0

.655

8

5

5 7

40

Jim McElwain Florida 54 SEC $4,200,000 5 40 22 0 .635 2 18 7 0 .720 10 4 8 3

41

Dino Babers Syracuse 55 ACC $2,500,000 5 41 24 0 .631 1 4 8 0 .333 0 0 4 8

42

Jim Mora

UCLA

55

Pac-12

$3,600,000

5

41

24

0

.631

5

41

24

0

.631

8

5

4 8

43

Larry Fedora North Carolina 54 ACC $3,200,000 9 74 43 0 .632 5 40 24 0 .625 11 3 8 4

44

Mike Norvell

Memphis

35

AAC

$1,250,000

1

8

4

0

.667

1

8

4

0

.667

0

0

8 4

45

Kalani Sitake

BYU

41

ACC

$2,000,000

1

8

4

0

.667

1

8

4

0

.667

0

0

8 4

46

Kirby Smart Georgia 41 SEC $4,000,000 1 7 5 0 .583 1 7 5 0 .583 0 0 7 5

47

Frank Solich

Ohio

72

MAC 

$700,000

18

146

84

0

.635

12

88

65

0

.575

8

5

8 4

48

Butch Jones

Tennessee

48

SEC

$4,200,000

10

79

48

0

.622

4

29

21

0

.580

9

4

8 4

49

Jay Hopson Southern Miss 48 CUSA $800,000 5 38 22 0 .633 1 6 6 0 .500 0 0 6 6

50

Terry Bowden

Akron

60

MAC

$500,000

24

165

99

2

.624

5

24

37

0

.393

8

5

5 7

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

51

Pat Narduzzi Pitt 50 ACC $2,500,000 2 16 9

0

.640

2 16 9 0 .640 8 5 8 4

52

Scott Satterfield

Appalachian St.

44

Sun Belt

$400,000

4

31

18

0

.633

4

31

18

0

.633

11

2

9 3

53

Matt Campbell

Iowa State

37

Big 12

$2,200,000

6

38

24

0

.613

1

3

9

0

.250

0

0

3 9

54

Todd Graham

Arizona State

52

Pac 12 

$3,200,000

11

89

54

0

.615

5

39

26

0

.600

6

7

5 7

55

Tommy Tuberville

Cincinnati

62

AAC

$2,400,000

21

159

99

0

.616

4

29

22

0

.568

7

6

4 8

56

James Franklin Penn State 44 Big Ten $4,500,000 6 48 29 0 .623 3 24 14 0 .632 7 6 10 2

57

Paul Chryst

Wisconsin

51

Big Ten

$2,600,000

5

39

24

0

.619

2

20

5

0

.800

10

3

10 2

58

Dave Doeren NC State 45 ACC $2,400,000 6 47 30 0 .610 4 24 26 0 .480 7 6 6 6

59

Mike Leach Washington State 55 Pac 12 $3,200,000 15 113 76 0 .598 5 20 25 0 .444 9 4 8 4

60

Mark Whipple

Massachusetts

59

MAC

$550,000

19

129

87

0

.597

9

57

54

0

.514

3

9

2 10

61

Charlie Strong

Texas

56

Big 12

$5,250,000

7

53

36

0

.596

3

16

20

0

.444

5

7

5 6

62

Doc Holliday Marshall 59 CUSA $825,000 7 53 37 0 .589 7 53 37 0 .589 10 3 3 9

63

Dana Holgorsen West Virginia 45 Big 12 $3,200,000 6 45 29 0 .600 6 45 29 0 .600 8 5 9 2

64

Tracy Clayes Minnesota 48 Big Ten $1,700,000 2 10 8 0 .556 2 10 8 0 .556 2 4 8 4

65

Troy Calhoun Air Force 50 MWC $1,100,000 10 76 53 0 .589 10 76 53 0 .589 8 6 9 3

66

Dan Mullen

 Mississippi State

44

SEC

$5,000,000

8

60

42

0

.588

8

60

42

0

.588

9

4

5 7

67

Philip Montgomery Tulsa 45 AAC $800,000

2

15

10

0

.600

2

15

10

0

.600

6

7

9 3

68

Blake Anderson Arkansas State 47 Sun Belt $800,000 3 21 16 0 .568 3 21 16 0 .568 9 4 5 6

69

Rich Rodriguez

Arizona

53

Pac 12

$3,000,000

23

156

113

2

.579

5

36

29

0

.554

7

6

3 9

70

P. J. Fleck

Western Michigan

36

MAC

$1,000,000

4

29

21

0

.580

4

29

21

0

.580

8

5

12 0

70

Kirk Ferentz

Iowa

61

Big Ten

$4,300,000

21

147

111

0

.570

18

135

90

.600

12

2

8 4

72

Jeff Monken

Army

49

Ind.

$950,000

7

50

38

0

.568

3

12

23

0

.343

2

10

6 5

73

Will Muschamp

South Carolina

45

SEC 

$3,000,000

5

34

27

0

.557

1

6

6

0

.500

0

0

6 6

74

Justin Fuente

Virginia Tech

40

ACC

$3,200,000

4

35

26

0

.574

1

9

3

0

.750

0

0

9 3

75

Skip Holtz

La. Tech

52

CUSA

$750,000

17

117

93

0

.562

4

30

21

0

.588

9

4

8 4

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

76

Everett Withers Texas State 53 SunBelt $600,000 4 27 22 0 .551 1 2 9 0 .182 0 0 2 9

77

Rocky Long

San Diego State

66

MWC

$900,000

17

117

95

0

.552

6

52

26

0

.667

11

3

9 4

78

Mike Riley

Nebraska

63

Big Ten

$3,000,000

16

108

90

0

.545

2

15

10

0

.600

6

7

9 3

79

Pat Fitzgerald

Northwestern

42

Big Ten

$3,400,000

11

76

62

0

.551

11

76

62

0

.551

10

3

6 6

80

Scott Frost

UCF

41

AAC

$2,000,000

1

6

6

0

.500

1

6

6

0

.500

0

0

6 6

81

Neal Brown

Troy

36

Sun Belt

$750,000

2

13

10

0

.565

2

13

10

0

.565

4

8

9 2

82

Ron Caragher San Jose State 49 MWC $625,000 10 62 53 0 .539 4 18 31 0 .367 6 7 3 9

83

Mike Bobo

Colorado State

42

MWC

$1,500,000

2

14

11

0

.560

2

14

11

0

.560

7

6

7 5

84

John Bonamego

Central Michigan

53 MAC $650,000 2 13 12 0 .520 2 13 12 0 .520 7 6 6 6

85

Matt Wells Utah State 43 MWC $825,000 4 28 25 0 .528 4 28 25 0 .528 6 7 3 9

86

Matt Rhule Temple 41 AAC $2,500,000 4 27 23 0 .540 4 27 23 0 .540 10 4 9 3

87

Rick Stockstill

Middle Tennessee

59

CUSA

$800,000

11

72

65

0

.526

11

72

65

0

.526

7

6

8 4

88

David Cutcliffe Duke 62 ACC $3,000,000 16 96 90 0 .516 9 52 61 0 .460 8 5 4 8

89

Joey Jones

South Alabama

54

Sun Belt

$550,000

9

50

48

0

.510

8

47

41

0

.534

5

7

6 5

90

D.J. Durkin

Maryland

38

Big Ten

$3,000,000

1

6

6

0

.500

1

6

6

0

.500

0

0

6 6

91

Dave Clawson Wake Forest 49 ACC $2,300,000 17 102 103 0 .496 3 12 24 0 .333 3 9 6 6

92

Bob Davie

New Mexico

62

MWC

$850,000

10

61

61

0

.500

5

26

36

0

.419

7

6

8 4

93

Jim Grobe

Baylor

64

Big 12

$2,500,000

20

116

120

1

.492

1

6

5

0

.545

0

0

6 5

94

Gary Anderson

Oregon State

52

Big Ten

$2,600,000

9

5

56

0

.495

2

6

18

0

.250

2

10

4 8

95

Ron Cooper Fla. Int'l. 54 CUSA $450,000 10 49 59 0 .454 1 4 4 0 .500 0 0 4 8

96

David Bailiff

Rice

58

CUSA

$925,000

13 77 84 0 .478 10 56 69 0 .448 5 7 3 9

97

Sonny Dykes

California

47

Pac-12

$2,500,000

7

41

45

0

.477

4

19

30

0

.388

8

5

5 7

98

Kliff Kingsbury Texas Tech 37 Big 12 $3,400,000 4 24 26 0 .480 4 24 26 0 .480 7 6 5 7

99

Willie Taggart South Florida 40 AAC $1,600,000 7 40 45 0 .471 4 18 14 0 .563 8 5 10 2

100

Steve Addazio

Boston College

57

ACC

$2,750,000

6

36

38

0

.468

4

23

27

0

.460

3

9

6 6

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

Seth Littrell North Texas 38 CUSA $1,500,000 1 6 6 0 .500 1 6 6 0 .500 0 0 6 6

102

Tyson Summers Georgia Southern 36 CUSA $600,000 1 5 6 0 .455 1 5 6 0 .455 0 0 5 6

103

Frank Wilson Texas-San Antonio 42 CUSA $600,000 1 6 6 0 .500 1 6 6 0 .500 0 0 6 6

104

Brian Pollian

Nevada

42

MWC

$725,000

4

23

27

0

.460

4

23

27

0

.460

7

6

5 7

105

Nick Rolovich Hawaii 37 MWC $1,000,000 1 6 7 0 .462 1 6 7 0 .462 0 0 6 7

106

Mike MacIntyre Colorado 51 Pac-12 $2,300,000 7 36 50 0 .419 4 20 29 0 .408 4 9 10 2

107

Ed Orgeron

LSU

55

SEC

$2,000,000

5

21

29

0

.420

1

5

2

0

.714

0

0

7 4

108

Mark Stoops

Kentucky

49

SEC

$3,400,000

4

19

29

0

.396

4

19

29

0

.396

5

7

7 5

109

Mike Neu

Ball State

46

MAC

$600,000

1

4

8

0

.333

1

4

8

0

.333

0

0

4 8

110

Brad Lambert

Charlotte

51

CUSA

$650,000

4

16

30

0

.348

4

16

30

0

.348

2

10

4 8

111

Sean Kugler

UTEP

50

CUSA

$550,000

4

18

31

0

.367

4

18

31

0

.367

5

7

4 8

112

Kevin Wilson Indiana 55 Big Ten $2,225,000 6 26 47 0 .356 6 26 47 0 .356 6 7 6 6
113

Derek Mason

Vanderbilt

45

SEC 

$2,500,000

3

13

23

0

.361

3

13

23

0

.361

4

8

6 6
114

Bob Diaco

Connecticut

43

AAC

$1,700,000

3

11

26

0

.297

3

11

26

0

.297

6

7

3 9
115

Doug Martin

New Mexico State

53

SunBelt

$425,000

11

39

90

0

.302

4

10

37

0

.213

3

9

3 8
116

Chad Morris

SMU

48

AAC

$2,600,000

2

7

17

0

.292

2

7

17

0

.292

2

10

5 7
117

Tony Sanchez

UNLV

42

MWC

$625,000

2

7

17

0

.292

2

7

17

0

.292

3

9

4 8
118

Barry Odom

Missouri

40

SEC

$3,500,000

1

4

8

0

.333

1

4

8

0

.333

0

0

4 8
119

Scott Montgomery

East Carolina

38

CUSA

$1,250,000

1

3

9

0

.250

2

3

9

0

.250

0

0

3 9
120

Lovie Smith

Illinois

58

Big Ten

$2,000,000

1

3

9

0

.250

1

3

9

0

.250

0

0

3 9
121

Mike Jinks

Bowling Green

44

MAC

$600,000

1

4

8

0

.333

1

4

8

0

.333

0

0

4 8
122 Paul Petrino Idaho 49 Ind $450,000 14 13 33 0 .283 4 13 33 0 .283 4 8 7 4
123

Paul Haynes

Kent State

47

MAC

$500,000

4

12

35

0

.255

4

12

35

0

.255

3

9

3 9
124

Charlie Partridge

Florida Atlantic 

43

CUSA

$625,000

3

9

27

0

.250

3

9

27

0

.250

3

9

3 9
125

Chris Ash

Rutgers

43

Big Ten

$2,200,000

1

2

10

0

.200

1

2

10

0

.200

0

0

2 10
126

David Beaty

Kansas

46

Big 12

$1,200,000

2

2

22

0

.083

2

2

22

0

.083

0

12

2 10
127

Gerad Parker

Purdue

36

Big Ten

$1,000,000

1

0

6

0

.000

1

0

6

0

.000

0

0

3 9
128

Eric Kiesau

Fresno State

43

MWC

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