FBS (NCAA Div I) FOOTBALL Teams RANKINGS

The Dunkel Index analyzes game data to produce a power rating for each team. Those ratings are the basis for our game predictions.

FOOTBALL: FBS (NCAA Div I) RANKINGS

Sport

League

Season


  • W / L RTG
    Index rating for the season adjusted for won/loss record.
  • SEA RTG
    Pure Index rating for season.
  • REC RTG
    Most recent pure Index rating.
  • HI
    Highest pure Index rating for season.
  • LO
    Lowest pure Index rating for season.
  • W/L +/-
    Percentage increase/decrease for pure Index rating over previous season.
  • SEA +/-
    Percentage increase/decrease for pure Index rating over previous season.
  • W/L
    Adjusted Index rating for season.
  • SEA
    Pure Index rating for season.

Regular Season

RANK TEAMS RECORD W / L RTG SEA RTG REC RTG HI LO W/L SEA W/L +/- SEA +/-
1 Ohio State Buckeyes 4-0 124.743 121.787 117.422 124.642 117.422 64.811 63.333 0.92% 0.92%
2 Clemson Tigers 6-1 121.645 117.950 109.517 124.677 109.517 124.967 123.489 -0.03% -0.04%
3 Alabama Crimson Tide 7-0 119.325 114.152 124.364 124.364 107.538 54.688 55.426 1.18% 1.06%
4 Florida Gators 6-1 112.577 108.882 111.210 113.899 102.741 55.735 54.996 1.02% 0.98%
5 Wisconsin Badgers 2-1 111.709 110.970 107.966 115.253 107.966 107.351 107.351 0.04% 0.03%
6 Notre Dame Fighting Irish 8-0 110.828 104.916 106.637 108.063 100.184 53.081 52.342 1.09% 1.00%
7 Georgia Bulldogs 5-2 110.255 108.038 100.190 113.736 100.190 55.778 55.778 0.98% 0.94%
8 BYU Cougars 8-0 109.407 103.495 106.166 106.775 100.314 40.134 40.873 1.73% 1.53%
9 Oregon Ducks 3-0 108.624 106.408 104.188 107.364 104.188 54.400 52.922 1.00% 1.01%
10 Cincinnati Bearcats 7-0 107.678 102.505 106.160 107.591 95.206 44.188 45.666 1.44% 1.24%
11 LSU Tigers 3-3 105.477 105.477 95.753 111.210 95.753 60.686 59.208 0.74% 0.78%
12 Auburn Tigers 5-2 104.977 102.760 107.532 109.089 97.223 55.249 54.511 0.90% 0.89%
13 Oklahoma Sooners 5-2 104.722 102.506 111.347 111.347 95.004 109.409 107.931 -0.04% -0.05%
14 Texas Longhorns 5-2 103.814 101.598 102.729 106.287 96.233 50.725 49.986 1.05% 1.03%
15 Indiana Hoosiers 4-1 102.867 100.650 105.480 105.480 96.443 46.988 46.249 1.19% 1.18%
16 Iowa Hawkeyes 3-2 102.743 102.004 107.409 107.409 96.420 51.594 50.855 0.99% 1.01%
17 Washington Huskies 2-0 101.754 100.276 100.136 100.415 100.415 50.380 49.641 1.02% 1.02%
18 Texas A&M Aggies 5-1 100.770 97.814 107.086 107.086 91.954 48.089 48.827 1.10% 1.00%
19 Northwestern Wildcats 5-0 99.996 96.301 103.393 103.393 92.335 44.519 43.780 1.25% 1.20%
20 Oklahoma State Cowboys 5-2 99.805 97.588 94.323 100.538 94.323 47.674 48.412 1.09% 1.02%
21 North Carolina Tar Heels 6-2 99.362 96.406 98.351 98.351 92.371 46.565 45.826 1.13% 1.10%
22 Michigan Wolverines 2-3 98.714 99.453 91.323 116.257 91.323 54.199 54.938 0.82% 0.81%
23 Iowa State Cyclones 6-2 97.907 94.951 101.604 101.604 87.325 47.475 48.214 1.06% 0.97%
24 USC Trojans 3-0 97.552 95.335 100.565 100.565 92.511 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
25 West Virginia Mountaineers 4-3 97.248 96.509 102.734 102.734 91.331 47.366 46.627 1.05% 1.07%
26 Miami Hurricanes 7-1 96.392 91.958 92.044 95.456 82.898 41.911 42.650 1.30% 1.16%
27 UCF Knights 5-3 96.390 94.912 97.438 98.558 90.549 48.329 47.590 0.99% 0.99%
28 Boise State Broncos 4-1 95.712 93.495 91.819 96.437 90.746 95.658 94.181 0.00% -0.01%
29 Kentucky Wildcats 3-5 95.302 96.780 89.484 103.336 89.484 49.886 49.147 0.91% 0.97%
30 Coastal Carolina Chanticleers 7-0 94.927 89.754 94.711 96.581 78.468 35.583 34.845 1.67% 1.58%
31 Louisiana Ragin Cajuns 7-1 94.152 89.718 86.931 97.646 84.684 92.065 92.065 0.02% -0.03%
32 TCU Horned Frogs 3-4 93.849 94.588 94.953 97.507 90.303 45.907 46.646 1.04% 1.03%
33 Kansas State Wildcats 4-4 93.745 93.745 87.528 100.098 87.528 50.062 49.324 0.87% 0.90%
34 Minnesota Golden Gophers 2-3 93.398 94.137 91.861 99.521 91.510 48.541 49.280 0.92% 0.91%
35 Baylor Bears 1-5 93.166 96.122 89.551 104.776 89.551 53.297 53.297 0.75% 0.80%
36 Missouri Tigers 3-3 92.988 92.988 94.644 98.542 86.412 45.633 44.895 1.04% 1.07%
37 Tulsa Golden Hurricane 5-1 92.883 89.927 91.760 92.253 84.449 42.586 41.847 1.18% 1.15%
38 Ole Miss Rebels 3-4 92.098 92.837 95.179 95.179 90.238 45.309 46.048 1.03% 1.02%
39 Utah Utes 0-1 91.881 92.620 92.620 92.620 92.620 108.506 108.506 -0.15% -0.15%
40 Marshall Thundering Herd 6-0 91.805 87.371 85.244 92.486 83.643 40.209 39.470 1.28% 1.21%
41 Memphis Tigers 4-2 91.712 90.234 82.664 95.793 82.664 50.965 49.487 0.80% 0.82%
42 Penn State Nittany Lions 0-5 91.679 95.374 88.860 104.412 88.860 53.511 52.772 0.71% 0.81%
43 Washington State Cougars 1-1 91.576 91.576 91.738 91.738 91.413 43.728 44.467 1.09% 1.06%
44 Buffalo Bulls 3-0 91.088 88.871 87.545 90.694 86.549 42.418 41.679 1.15% 1.13%
45 Arizona State Sun Devils 0-1 91.062 91.801 91.801 91.801 91.801 46.225 45.486 0.97% 1.02%
46 Purdue Boilermakers 2-2 90.875 90.875 90.263 91.511 90.262 42.154 42.893 1.16% 1.12%
47 Virginia Tech Hokies 4-5 90.785 91.524 83.625 95.586 83.625 47.079 47.818 0.93% 0.91%
48 Appalachian State Mountaineers 5-2 90.543 88.326 84.751 94.079 84.751 98.280 96.802 -0.08% -0.09%
49 Tennessee Volunteers 2-5 90.090 92.307 89.862 97.153 88.305 48.040 47.301 0.88% 0.95%
50 Florida Atlantic Owls 5-1 89.843 86.887 77.078 91.694 77.078 45.631 44.153 0.97% 0.97%
51 SMU Mustangs 6-2 89.607 86.651 87.293 89.784 83.508 45.960 45.222 0.95% 0.92%
52 Air Force Falcons 2-2 88.713 88.713 86.830 96.936 85.190 47.317 46.578 0.87% 0.90%
53 San Diego State Aztecs 3-2 88.534 87.795 84.347 92.504 84.347 42.258 41.519 1.10% 1.11%
54 San José State Spartans 4-0 88.500 85.544 87.582 88.218 80.451 36.384 35.645 1.43% 1.40%
55 Wake Forest Demon Deacons 3-3 88.203 88.203 92.883 93.016 81.161 40.714 41.452 1.17% 1.13%
56 Arkansas Razorbacks 3-5 88.154 89.632 92.510 94.087 74.580 35.579 36.318 1.48% 1.47%
57 Colorado Buffaloes 2-0 87.774 86.296 86.274 86.317 86.274 42.250 42.988 1.08% 1.01%
58 Boston College Eagles 5-4 87.751 87.012 89.728 90.805 82.648 44.207 43.468 0.99% 1.00%
59 UCLA Bruins 1-2 87.732 88.471 92.637 92.637 81.676 40.269 41.008 1.18% 1.16%
60 Nebraska Cornhuskers 1-3 87.488 88.966 82.434 91.678 82.434 45.080 45.819 0.94% 0.94%
61 Mississippi State Bulldogs 2-5 87.413 89.630 86.317 104.357 84.025 46.413 45.674 0.88% 0.96%
62 Liberty Flames 6-1 87.268 83.573 87.899 88.344 79.671 37.830 37.091 1.31% 1.25%
63 South Carolina Gamecocks 2-6 87.244 90.200 85.253 98.003 84.656 43.480 44.219 1.01% 1.04%
64 Houston Cougars 3-3 86.948 86.948 87.265 89.187 83.808 41.357 42.096 1.10% 1.07%
65 Virginia Cavaliers 3-4 86.909 87.648 90.482 96.549 79.777 94.744 94.744 -0.08% -0.07%
66 Texas Tech Red Raiders 2-5 86.864 89.081 87.496 92.060 85.968 44.484 45.222 0.95% 0.97%
67 NC State Wolfpack 6-3 86.741 84.524 88.010 91.473 75.443 35.033 35.772 1.48% 1.36%
68 Army Black Knights 4-2 86.249 84.771 81.198 87.748 81.198 35.354 36.831 1.44% 1.30%
69 Oregon State Beavers 1-2 85.847 86.586 86.998 87.246 84.856 43.410 44.149 0.98% 0.96%
70 Tulane Green Wave 5-5 84.726 84.726 89.347 91.140 79.402 41.079 41.818 1.06% 1.03%
71 Nevada Wolf Pack 5-0 84.124 80.429 83.474 83.474 77.022 35.825 36.564 1.35% 1.20%
72 Michigan State Spartans 1-3 83.898 85.376 84.440 92.286 78.801 44.655 43.917 0.88% 0.94%
73 Wyoming Cowboys 1-2 83.682 84.421 81.462 87.596 81.029 40.818 41.556 1.05% 1.03%
74 Kent State Golden Flashes 3-0 83.553 81.336 81.686 81.686 80.504 39.936 39.197 1.09% 1.08%
75 Western Michigan Broncos 3-0 82.868 80.651 82.889 82.889 79.348 38.247 38.986 1.17% 1.07%
76 Louisville Cardinals 3-6 82.741 84.958 88.513 90.612 76.463 42.128 42.867 0.96% 0.98%
77 Pittsburgh Panthers 4-4 82.630 82.630 87.758 87.758 77.527 41.051 41.790 1.01% 0.98%
78 Illinois Fighting Illini 2-3 82.207 82.946 91.190 91.190 79.074 42.656 43.395 0.93% 0.91%
79 UAB Blazers 3-3 81.627 81.627 81.395 84.498 72.921 37.521 37.521 1.18% 1.18%
80 Stanford Cardinal 0-2 81.606 83.084 83.105 83.105 83.062 40.242 40.981 1.03% 1.03%
81 Maryland Terrapins 2-1 81.102 80.363 92.607 92.607 71.433 37.365 38.104 1.17% 1.11%
82 Central Michigan Chippewas 2-1 80.690 79.951 78.430 81.971 77.434 39.809 39.809 1.03% 1.01%
83 Arizona Wildcats 0-2 80.683 82.161 82.300 82.300 82.021 39.461 40.200 1.04% 1.04%
84 California Golden Bears 0-2 80.652 82.130 82.254 82.254 82.254 44.696 43.957 0.80% 0.87%
85 Duke Blue Devils 2-6 80.412 83.368 85.370 89.606 78.794 41.064 40.325 0.96% 1.07%
86 Rutgers Scarlet Knights 1-4 79.919 82.136 82.518 84.688 80.562 34.952 35.690 1.29% 1.30%
87 Fresno State Bulldogs 3-1 79.224 77.746 81.043 81.043 71.453 35.514 36.252 1.23% 1.14%
88 Ohio Bobcats 1-1 78.533 78.533 76.204 80.863 76.204 42.972 42.234 0.83% 0.86%
89 Charlotte 49ers 2-3 78.009 78.748 75.205 80.766 75.205 38.887 38.148 1.01% 1.06%
90 Troy Trojans 3-4 77.631 78.370 72.736 83.327 72.736 36.483 37.222 1.13% 1.11%
91 Louisiana Tech Bulldogs 3-3 77.628 77.628 78.187 80.147 75.083 39.790 39.051 0.95% 0.99%
92 Miami (OH) RedHawks 1-1 77.347 77.347 75.275 79.420 75.274 37.559 37.559 1.06% 1.06%
93 Ball State Cardinals 2-1 77.220 76.481 76.092 77.219 76.092 39.864 39.125 0.94% 0.95%
94 Georgia Southern Eagles 5-3 76.583 75.105 76.552 81.484 70.087 41.929 41.190 0.83% 0.82%
95 Colorado State Rams 1-2 76.110 76.849 75.952 79.193 73.059 39.558 40.297 0.92% 0.91%
96 Hawaii Rainbow Warriors 2-3 75.730 76.469 75.144 83.297 72.975 81.957 81.957 -0.08% -0.07%
97 Navy Midshipmen 3-4 75.618 76.357 75.699 78.015 73.629 95.430 93.952 -0.21% -0.19%
98 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets 2-5 74.676 76.893 75.853 81.793 73.620 36.456 37.194 1.05% 1.07%
99 Georgia State Panthers 4-4 73.969 73.969 75.554 77.851 69.783 34.577 35.316 1.14% 1.09%
100 Florida State Seminoles 1-6 73.756 77.451 71.409 84.704 71.357 42.898 43.637 0.72% 0.77%
101 Syracuse Orange 1-8 73.421 78.594 75.414 82.566 74.573 42.820 42.082 0.71% 0.87%
102 Toledo Rockets 2-1 72.856 72.117 77.840 77.840 69.651 32.434 33.173 1.25% 1.17%
103 UTSA Roadrunners 5-4 72.706 71.967 74.835 76.908 65.250 31.554 32.293 1.30% 1.23%
104 Western Kentucky Hilltoppers 3-6 72.203 74.420 73.595 82.242 70.655 42.832 42.093 0.69% 0.77%
105 Arkansas State Red Wolves 2-6 71.949 74.905 70.637 85.464 69.777 36.852 37.590 0.95% 0.99%
106 East Carolina Pirates 2-6 71.458 74.414 78.208 78.208 67.879 34.164 34.903 1.09% 1.13%
107 Vanderbilt Commodores 0-7 70.532 75.705 79.454 79.454 70.523 36.823 37.562 0.92% 1.02%
108 Temple Owls 1-6 69.642 73.337 66.354 80.325 66.354 44.235 43.496 0.57% 0.69%
109 Eastern Michigan Eagles 0-3 68.623 70.840 67.355 74.782 67.355 35.828 36.567 0.92% 0.94%
110 Rice Owls 1-2 67.905 68.644 70.005 73.974 65.299 36.413 35.674 0.86% 0.92%
111 South Alabama Jaguars 3-6 67.465 69.682 66.371 75.247 63.805 34.805 34.066 0.94% 1.05%
112 Utah State Aggies 0-4 67.037 69.993 66.668 74.126 66.668 40.303 39.564 0.66% 0.77%
113 Florida International Panthers 0-4 66.266 69.222 66.198 73.320 66.198 35.665 36.403 0.86% 0.90%
114 UNLV Rebels 0-4 66.095 69.051 68.675 70.935 68.040 37.405 36.666 0.77% 0.88%
115 North Texas Mean Green 2-3 65.946 66.685 72.069 72.069 60.001 34.197 34.936 0.93% 0.91%
116 Northern Illinois Huskies 0-3 65.065 67.282 66.711 70.122 65.584 36.228 35.489 0.80% 0.90%
117 Kansas Jayhawks 0-7 64.237 69.410 65.399 72.246 65.399 39.774 40.513 0.62% 0.71%
118 Texas State Bobcats 2-9 64.057 69.230 70.404 76.425 64.943 31.336 32.075 1.04% 1.16%
119 New Mexico Lobos 0-4 63.034 65.990 65.388 67.028 64.068 31.357 32.096 1.01% 1.06%
120 UTEP Miners 1-4 61.625 63.842 63.848 68.119 68.119 26.901 27.640 1.29% 1.31%
121 South Florida Bulls 0-7 61.289 66.462 66.094 70.940 63.253 35.911 36.650 0.71% 0.81%
122 Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles 1-7 60.846 65.280 63.130 70.703 58.648 37.191 37.930 0.64% 0.72%
123 Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders 3-6 60.351 62.568 68.420 68.420 59.195 36.468 37.207 0.65% 0.68%
124 UL Monroe Warhawks 0-8 51.731 57.643 55.255 72.452 51.726 37.325 38.064 0.39% 0.51%
125 Bowling Green Falcons 0-3 45.907 48.124 49.949 49.949 46.800 24.851 25.590 0.85% 0.88%
126 Akron Zips 0-3 43.654 45.871 48.119 48.227 43.568 22.303 23.042 0.96% 0.99%
127 UMass Minutemen 0-3 14.197 16.414 25.856 25.855 25.855 0.000 0.000 0% 0%
Rankings not yet available for this season

Postseason

RANK TEAMS RECORD W / L RTG SEA RTG REC RTG HI LO W/L SEA W/L +/- SEA +/-
Rankings not yet available for this season

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