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Lance Leipold
Buffalo
Mark Helfrich
Oregon

Chris Petersen

Washington

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

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

Lance Leipold

Buffalo

51

MAC

$600,000

9

109

6

0

.948

1

0

0

0

.000

0

0

0 0

2

Mark Helfrich

Oregon

42

Pac 12

$3,600,000

3

24

4

0

.857

3

24

4

0

.857

13

2

0 0

3

Chris Petersen

Washington

51

Pac 12

$3,800,000

10

100

18

0

.847

2

8

6

0

.571

8

6

0 0

4

Urban Meyer

Ohio State

51

Big Ten

$6,500,000

14

142

26

0

.845

4

38

3

0

.927

14

1

0 0

5

Jimbo Fisher

Florida State

50

ACC 

$4,000,000

6

58

11

0

.841

6

58

11

0

.841

13

1

0 0

6

Chuck Martin

Miami, Ohio

47

MAC

$525,000

8

76

17

0

.817

2

2

10

0

.167

2

10

0 0

7

Rod Carey

Northern Illinois

44

MAC

$500,000

3

23

6

0

.793

3

23

6

0

.793

11

3

0 0

8

Bob Stoops

Oklahoma

55

Big 12 

$5,200,000

17

168

44

0

.792

17

168

44

0

.792

8

5

0 0

9

David Shaw Stanford 43 Pac 12 $3,200,000 5 42 12 0 .778 5 42 12 0 .778 8 5 0 0

10

Nick Saban

Alabama

64

SEC

$7,500,000

20

182

59

1

.754

9

91

17

0

.843

12

2

0 0

11

Gary Patterson

TCU

55

Big 12

$3,500,000

15

132

45

0

.746

15

132

45

0

.746

12

1

0 0

12

Guz Malzahn

Auburn

50

SEC

$4,000,000

4

29

10

0

.744

3

20

7

0

.741

8

5

0 0

13

Mark Richt

Georgia

55

SEC 

 $4,000,000

15

136

48

0

.739

15

136

48

0

.739

10

3

0 0

14

Brian Kelly

Notre Dame

54

Ind. 

$4,100,000

26

216

77

2

.736

6

45

20

0

.692

8

5

0 0

15

Mark Hudspeth

La. Lafayette

47

SunBelt

$1,200,000

12

102

37

0

.734

5

36

16

0

.692

9

4

0 0

16

Bryan Harsin

Boise State

39

MWC

$1,500,000

3

19

7

0

.731

2

12

2

0

.857

12

2

0 0

17

Bobby Petrino

Louisville

54

ACC

$3,500,000

11

92

34

0

.730

2

50

13

0

.794

9

4

0 0

18

Craig Bohl

Wyoming

57

MWC

$1,000,000

13

108

40

0

.730

2

4

8

0

.333

4

8

0 0

19

Steve Spurrier

South Carolina

70

SEC 

$4,150,000

26

226

85

2

.725

11

84

45

0

.651

7

6

0 0

20

Jim Mora

UCLA

54

Pac-12

$3,500,000

4

29

11

0

.725

4

29

11

0

.725

10

3

0 0

21

Les Miles 

LSU

62

SEC

$4,700,000

15

131

50

0

.724

11

103

29

0

.780

8

5

0 0

22

Bobby Wilder

Old Dominion

51

CUSA

$500,000

7

52

20

0

.722

7

52

20

0

.722

6

6

0 0

23

Chris Creighton

E. Michigan

46

MAC

$450,000

19

141

56

0

.716

2

2

10

0

.167

2

10

0 0

24

Hugh Freeze

Mississippi

46

SEC 

$4,300,000

7

54

22

0

.711

4

24

15

0

.615

9

4

0 0

25

Dabo Swinney Clemson 46 ACC $3,400,000 8 61 26 0 .701 8 61 25 0 .701 10 3 0 0

KEY

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CAREER RECORD RECORD WITH SCHOOL 2014 2015

Rank

Coach Name

School

Age

Conf.

Compensation

Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

W

L

W L

26

Bronco Mendenhall

BYU

49

Ind.

$2,000,000

11

90

39

0

.698

11

90

39

0

.698

8

5

0 0

27

Willie Fritz

Georgia Southern

55

Sun Belt

$525,000

19

146

65

0

.692

2

9

3

0

.750

9

3

0 0

28

Kevin Sumlin Texas A&M 51 SEC $5,000,000 8 63 28 0 .692 4 28 11 0 .718 8 5 0 0

29

Paul Johnson

Georgia Tech

58

ACC

$2,750,000

19

165

74

0

.690

8

58

35

0

.624

11

3

0 0

30

Larry Coker Texas - San Antonio 67 CUSA $425,000 11 83 38 0 .686 5 23 23 0 .500 4 8 0 0

31

Jim Harbaugh

Michigan

52

Big Ten

$5,250,000

9

58

27

0

.682

1

0

0

0

.000

0

0

0 0

32

Matt Wells Utah State 42 MWC $800,000 3 19 9 0 .679 3 19 9 0 .679 10 4 0 0

33

Dino Babers Bowling Green 54 MAC $500,000 4 27 13 0 .675 2 8 6 0 .571 8 6 0 0

34

Bret Bielema

Arkansas

45

SEC

$4,000,000

10

78

39

0

.667

3

10

15

0

.400

7

6

0 0

35

Matt Campbell

Toledo

36

MAC

$600,000

4

26

13

0

.667

4

26

13

0

.667

9

4

0 0

36

Bill Snyder

Kansas State

76

Big 12

$3,000,000

24

187

94

1

.665

24

187

94

1

.665

9

4

0 0

37

Kyle Whittingham

 Utah

56

Pac 12

 $2,500,000

11

85

43

0

.664

11

85

43

0

.664

9

4

0 0

38

Frank Beamer

Virginia Tech

69

ACC

$2,600,000

35

273

138

4

.663

29

231

115

2

.667

7

6

0 0

39

Pete Lembo

Ball State

45

MAC

$525,000

15

109

56

0

.661

5

30

20

0

.600

5

7

0 0

40

Mark Dantonio

Michigan State

59

Big Ten

$5,700,000

12

93

48

0

.660

9

75

31

0

.708

11

2

0 0

41

Tim DeRuyter

Fresno State

52

MWC

$1,500,000

4

27

14

0

.659

4

26

14

0

.650

6

8

0 0

42

Mike Gundy

Oklahoma State

48

Big 12

$3,600,000

11

84

44

0

.656

11

84

44

0

.656

7

6

0 0

43

Dave Doeren NC State 44 ACC $2,000,000 5 34 18 0 .654 3 11 14 0 .440 8 5 0 0

44

Todd Graham

Arizona State

51

Pac 12 

$2,800,000

10

77

41

0

.653

4

28

12

0

.700

10

3

0 0

45

Charlie Strong

Texas

55

Big 12

$5,100,000

6

42

23

0

.646

2

6

7

0

.462

6

7

0 0

46

Mark Whipple

Massachusetts

58

MAC

$500,000

18

124

68

0

.646

8

52

35

0

.598

3

9

0 0

47

Gary Pinkel

Missouri

63

SEC

$4,100,000

25

186

103

3

.642

15

113

66

0

.631

11

3

0 0

48

Jeff Monken

Army

48

Ind.

$900,000

6

42

24

0

.636

2

4

8

0

.333

4

8

0 0

49

Tommy Tuberville

Cincinnati

61

AAC

$2,400,000

20

148

85

0

.635

3

18

8

0

.692

9

4

0 0

50

Frank Solich

Ohio

71

MAC 

$600,000

17

130

75

0

.634

11

72

56

0

.563

6

6

0 0

KEY

HOT SEAT

EDGE OF HOT SEAT

SAFE FOR NOW

CAREER RECORD RECORD WITH SCHOOL 2014 2015

Rank

Coach Name

School

Age

Conf.

Compensation

Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

W

L

W L

51

Terry Bowden

Akron

59

MAC

$425,000

23

151

87

2

.633

4

11

25

0

.306

5

7

0 0

52

Dennis Franchione Texas State 64 SunBelt $425,000 30 210 126 2 .624 5 36 34 0 .514 7 5 0 0

53

Ken Niumatalolo Navy 50 AAC $1,750,000 8 57 35 0 .620 8 57 35 0 .620 8 5 0 0

54

Doc Holliday Marshall 58 CUSA $775,000 6 40 25 0 .615 6 40 25 0 .615 13 1 0 0

55

Jeff Brohm

Western Kentucky 44 Sun Belt $625,000 2 8 5 0 .615 2 8 5 0 .615 8 5 0 0

56

Butch Jones

Tennessee

47

SEC

$3,200,000

9

62

40

0

.608

3

12

13

0

.480

7

6

0 0

57

Jerry Kill Minnesota 54 Big Ten $2,200,000 22 148 96 0 .607 5 25 26 0 .490 8 5 0 0

58

Larry Fedora North Carolina 53 ACC $2,000,000 8 55 36 0 .604 4 21 17 0 .553 6 7 0 0

59

Rich Rodriguez

Arizona

52

Pac 12

$3,000,000

22

146

98

2

.598

4

26

14

0

.650

10

4

0 0

60

Dan Mullen

 Mississippi State

43

SEC

$4,000,000

7

46

31

0

.597

7

46

31

0

.597

10

3

0 0

61

James Franklin Penn State 44 Big Ten $4,400,000 5 31 21 0 .596 2 7 6 0 .538 7 6 0 0

62

Kyle Flood

Rutgers

44

Big Ten

$1,300,000

4

23

16

0

.590

4

23

15

0

.590

8

5

0 0

63

Ron Caragher San Jose State 48 MWC $575,000 9 53 37 0 .589 3 9 15 0 .375 3 9 0 0

64

Art Briles

Baylor

60

Big 12

$4,000,000

13

89

62

0

.589

8

55

34

0

.618

11

2

0 0

65

George O'Leary

UCF

69

AAC

$2,225,000

20

133

93

0

.588

12

81

60

0

.574

9

4

0 0

66

Ruffin McNeill

East Carolina

57

CUSA

$1,500,000

6

38

27

0

.585

6

37

27

0

.578

8

5

0 0

67

Mike Leach Washington State 54 Pac 12 $2,850,000 14 96 68 0 .585 4 12 25 0 .324 3 9 0 0

68

Jim McElwain Florida 53 SEC $3,500,000 4 22 16 0 .579 1 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0

69

Troy Calhoun Air Force 49 MWC $1,000,000 9 59 44 0 .573 9 59 44 0 .573 10 3 0 0

70

Steve Sarkisian USC 41 Pac 12 $3,850,000 7 43 33 0 .566 2 9 4 0 .692 9 4 0 0

70

Bill Cubit

Illinois

62

Big Ten

$1,000,000

14

85

65

1

.566

1

0

0

0

.000

0

0

0 0

72

Gary Anderson

Oregon State

51

Big Ten

$2,600,000

8

49

38

0

.563

1

0

0

0

.000

0

0

0 0

73

Dana Holgorsen West Virginia 44 Big 12 $3,100,000 5 28 23 0 .549 5 28 23 0 .549 7 6 0 0

74

Kirk Ferentz

Iowa

60

Big Ten

$4,200,000

20

127

106

0

.545

17

115

85

.575

7

6

0 0

75

Skip Holtz

La. Tech

51

CUSA

$600,000

16

101

84

0

.546

3

13

13

0

.500

9

5

0 0

KEY

HOT SEAT

EDGE OF HOT SEAT

SAFE FOR NOW

CAREER RECORD RECORD WITH SCHOOL 2014 2015

Rank

Coach Name

School

Age

Conf.

Compensation

Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

W

L

W L

76

Steve Addazio

Boston College

56

ACC

$1,800,000

5

27

23

0

.540

3

14

12

0

.538

7

6

0 0

77

Blake Anderson Arkansas State 46 Sun Belt $750,000 2 7 6 0 .538 2 7 6 0 .538 7 6 0 0

78

Mike Riley

Nebraska

62

Big Ten

$3,000,000

15

93

80

0

.538

1

0

0

0

.000

0

0

0 0

79

Joey Jones

South Alabama

53

Sun Belt

$500,000

8

40

35

0

.533

7

37

28

0

.569

6

7

0 0

80

Pat Fitzgerald

Northwestern

41

Big Ten

$2,600,000

10

60

53

0

.531

10

60

53

0

.531

5

7

0 0

81

David Cutcliffe Duke 61 ACC $2,200,000 15 84 77 0 .522 8 40 48 0 .455 9 4 0 0

82

Rocky Long

San Diego St.

65

MWC

$850,000

16

97

89

0

.522

5

32

20

0

.615

7

6

0 0

83

Mike London

Virginia

55

ACC

$2,500,000

8

47

43

0

.522

6

23

38

0

.377

5

7

0 0

84

Dave Clawson Wake Forest 48 ACC $2,500,000 16 93 88 0 .514 2 3 9 0 .250 3 9 0 0

85

Rick Stockstill

Middle Tennessee

58

CUSA

$750,000

10

57

55

0

.509

10

57

55

0

.509

6

6

0 0

86

David Bailiff

Rice

57

CUSA

$800,000

12 69 68 0 .504 9 48 53 0 .475 8 5 0 0

87

Paul Chryst

Wisconsin

50

Big Ten

$2,500,000

4

19

19

0

.500

1

0

0

0

.000

0

0

0 0

88

Al Golden Miami 46 ACC $2,400,000 10 55 56 0 .495 5 28 22 0 .560 6 7 0 0

89

Randy Edsall

Maryland

57

Big Ten

$2,400,000

17

94

100

0

.485

5

20

30

0

.400

7

6

0 0

90

Kliff Kingsbury Texas Tech 36 Big 12 $3,300,000 3 12 13 0 .480 3 12 13 0 .480 4 8 0 0

91

Bob Davie

New Mexico

61

MWC

$825,000

9

46

51

0

.474

4

11

26

0

.297

4

8

0 0

92

Sonny Dykes

California

46

Pac-12

$2,100,000

6

28

33

0

.459

3

6

18

0

.250

5

7

0 0

93

Justin Fuente

Memphis

39

AAC

$1,400,000

4

17

20

0

.459

4

17

20

0

.459

10

3

0 0

94

Scott Satterfield

Appalachian St.

43

Sun Belt

$375,000

3

11

13

0

.458

3

11

13

0

.458

7

5

0 0

95

Brian Pollian

Nevada

41

MWC

$600,000

3

11

14

0

.440

2

11

14

0

.440

7

6

0 0

96

Dan McCarney North Texas 62 CUSA $750,000 17 78 112 0 .411 5 22 27 0 .449 4 8 0 0

97

Scott Shafer

Syracuse

48

ACC

 $1,500,000

3

10

15

0

.400

3

10

15

0

.400

3

9

0 0

98

Darrell Hazell

Purdue

51

Big Ten

$2,300,000

5

20

30

0

.400

3

4

20

0

.167

3

9

0 0

99

Paul Rhoads

Iowa State

48

Big 12

$2,000,000

7

29

46

0

.387

7

29

46

0

.387

2

10

0 0

100

Todd Berry La. Monroe 55 SunBelt $400,000 14 56 93 0 .376 6 27 34 0 .443 4 8 0 0

KEY

HOT SEAT

EDGE OF HOT SEAT

SAFE FOR NOW

CAREER RECORD RECORD WITH SCHOOL 2014 2015

Rank

Coach Name

School

Age

Conf.

Compensation

Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

Yrs.

W

L

T

Win %

W

L

W

L

101

Ron Turner Fla. Int'l. 62 CUSA $600,000 12 47 80 0 .370 3 5 19 0 .208 4 8 0 0

102

Willie Taggart South Florida 39 AAC $1,600,000 6 22 38 0 .367 3 6 18 0 .250 4 8 0 0

103

Mike MacIntyre Colorado 50 Pac-12 $2,300,000 6 22 39 0 .361 3 6 18 0 .250 2 10 0 0

104

P. J. Fleck

Western Michigan

35

MAC

$450,000

3

9

16

0

.360

3

9

16

0

.360

8

5

0 0

105

Sean Kugler

UTEP

49

CUSA

$550,000

3

9

16

0

.360

3

9

16

0

.360

7

6

0 0

106

Matt Rhule Temple 40 AAC $1,500,000 3 8 16 0 .333 3 8 16 0 .333 6 6 0 0

107

Curtis Johnson Tulane 54 CUSA $1,000,000 4 12 25 0 .324 4 12 25 0 .324 3 9 0 0

108

Doug Martin

New Mexico State

52

SunBelt

$400,000

10

33

73

0

.311

3

4

20

0

.167

2

10

0 0

109

Mark Stoops

Kentucky

48

SEC

$2,800,000

3

7

17

0

.292

3

7

17

0

.292

5

7

0 0

110

Kevin Wilson Indiana 54 Big Ten $1,500,000 5 14 34 0 .292 5 14 34 0 .292 4 8 0 0

111

Trent Miles

Georgia State

52

Sun Belt

$550,000

8

21

59

0

.263

3

1

23

0

.042

1

11

0 0

112

Paul Haynes

Kent State

46

MAC

$450,000

3

6

17

0

.261

3

6

17

0

.261

2

9

0 0
113

Charlie Partridge

Florida Atlantic 

42

CUSA

$600,000

2

3

9

0

.250

2

3

9

0

.250

3

9

0 0
114

Derek Mason

Vanderbilt

44

SEC 

$2,400,000

2

3

9

0

.250

2

3

9

0

.250

3

9

0 0
115 Norm Chow Hawaii 69 MWC $725,000 4 8 29 0 .216 4 8 29 0 .216 4 9 0 0
116

Bob Diaco

Connecticut

42

AAC

$1,600,000

2

2

10

0

.167

2

2

10

0

.167

2

10

0 0
117 Todd Monken Southern Miss 49 CUSA $800,000 3 4 20 0 .167 3 4 20 0 .167 3 9 0 0
118 Paul Petrino Idaho 48 Ind $425,000 3 2 21 0 .087 3 2 21 0 .087 1 10 0 0
119 John Bonamego

Central Michigan

52 MAC $500,000 1 0 0 0 .000 1 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0
120

Mike Bobo

Colorado State

41

MWC

$1,400,000

1

0

0

0

.000

1

0

0

0

.000

0

0

0 0
121

David Beaty

Kansas

45

Big 12

$1,200,000

1

0

0

0

.000

1

0

0

0

.000

0

0

0 0
122

Chad Morris

SMU

47

AAC

$2,000,000

1

0

0

0

.000

1

0

0

0

.000

0

0

0 0
123 Philip Montgomery Tulsa 44 CUSA $700,000

1

0

0

0

.000

1

0

0

0

.000

0

0

0 0
124 Tom Herman Houston 40 AAC $1,400,000 1 0 0 0 .000 1 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0
125 Pat Narduzzi Pitt 49 ACC $2,000,000 1 0 0

0

.000

1 0 0 0 .000 0 0 0 0
126

Tony Sanchez

UNLV

41

MWC

$500,000

1

0

0

0

.000

1

0

0

0

.000

0

0

0 0
127

Neal Brown

Troy

35

Sun Belt

$700,000

1

0

0

0

.000

1

0

0

0

.000

0

0

0 0