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Bobby Bowden

Career Record: 40 Years, 357-124-4, .740 Pct. (*at major schools)
**W-L-T adjusted to 346-123-4 by NCAA.
Bowl Record: 33 Bowls, 22-10-1, .682 Pct. (*in major bowls)

Coaching Record

Year School G W L T Pct SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Bowl Notes
1970 West Virginia 11 8 3 0 .727 -0.69 -7.96 20 11
1971 West Virginia 11 7 4 0 .636 4.12 -0.88
1972 West Virginia 12 8 4 0 .667 7.55 -1.62 18 Peach Bowl-L
1973 West Virginia 11 6 5 0 .545 2.45 4.81 20
1974 West Virginia 11 4 7 0 .364 2.10 3.65
1975 West Virginia 12 9 3 0 .750 11.81 4.23 10 20 Peach Bowl-W
1976 Florida State 11 5 6 0 .455 3.17 5.35
1977 Florida State 12 10 2 0 .833 16.23 4.56 13 14 Tangerine Bowl-W
1978 Florida State 11 8 3 0 .727 15.13 6.59 17 10
1979 Florida State 12 11 1 0 .917 16.08 4.24 19 4 6 Orange Bowl-L
1980 Florida State 12 10 2 0 .833 23.78 9.53 13 2 5 Orange Bowl-L
1981 Florida State 11 6 5 0 .545 6.71 7.80 19 11
1982 Florida State 12 9 3 0 .750 15.57 6.23 7 13 Gator Bowl-W
1983 Florida State 12 7 5 0 .583 14.04 9.38 7 7 Peach Bowl-W W-L-T adjusted to 8-4 by NCAA.
1984 Florida State 12 7 3 2 .667 13.51 4.10 20 6 17 Citrus Bowl-T
1985 Florida State 12 9 3 0 .750 11.15 4.15 19 4 15 Gator Bowl-W
1986 Florida State 12 7 4 1 .625 11.10 2.60 11 11 All-American Bowl-W
1987 Florida State 12 11 1 0 .917 23.50 5.00 8 2 2 Fiesta Bowl-W
1988 Florida State 12 11 1 0 .917 20.49 4.24 1 1 3 Sugar Bowl-W
1989 Florida State 12 10 2 0 .833 21.39 7.64 6 3 3 Fiesta Bowl-W
1990 Florida State 12 10 2 0 .833 16.94 2.27 4 2 4 Blockbuster Bowl-W
1991 Florida State 13 11 2 0 .846 19.82 4.59 1 1 4 Cotton Bowl-W
1992 Florida State 12 11 1 0 .917 21.00 5.08 5 2 2 Orange Bowl-W
1993 Florida State 13 12 1 0 .923 24.68 5.76 1 1 1 Orange Bowl-W
1994 Florida State 12 10 1 1 .875 20.98 6.48 3 3 4 Sugar Bowl-W
1995 Florida State 12 10 2 0 .833 17.61 1.61 1 1 4 Orange Bowl-W
1996 Florida State 12 11 1 0 .917 21.54 5.79 3 1 3 Sugar Bowl-L
1997 Florida State 12 11 1 0 .917 23.38 6.88 3 2 3 Sugar Bowl-W
1998 Florida State 13 11 2 0 .846 20.34 6.57 2 2 3 Fiesta Bowl-L
1999 Florida State 12 12 0 0 1.000 23.50 5.58 1 1 1 Sugar Bowl-W
2000 Florida State 13 11 2 0 .846 23.13 5.59 2 1 5 Orange Bowl-L
2001 Florida State 12 8 4 0 .667 12.79 6.45 6 6 15 Gator Bowl-W
2002 Florida State 14 9 5 0 .643 14.86 7.15 3 3 21 Sugar Bowl-L
2003 Florida State 13 10 3 0 .769 17.75 6.90 13 3 11 Orange Bowl-L
2004 Florida State 12 9 3 0 .750 15.00 4.75 5 4 15 Gator Bowl-W
2005 Florida State 13 8 5 0 .615 9.36 5.05 14 4 23 Orange Bowl-L
2006 Florida State 13 7 6 0 .538 6.19 2.19 11 9 Emerald Bowl-W W-L-T adjusted to 2-6 by NCAA.
2007 Florida State 13 7 6 0 .538 5.02 4.33 19 19 Music City Bowl-L W-L-T adjusted to 0-6 by NCAA.
2008 Florida State 13 9 4 0 .692 10.67 2.67 16 21 Champs Sports Bowl-W
2009 Florida State 13 7 6 0 .538 6.08 5.38 18 18 Gator Bowl-W
Overall 485 357 124 4 .740 14.25 4.62 W-L-T adjusted to 346-123-4 by NCAA.
West Virginia 68 42 26 0 .618 4.56 0.37
Florida State 417 315 98 4 .760 15.95 5.37

Appearances on Leaderboards, Awards, and Honors

Includes seasons at major schools
Consensus All-Americans
Clifton Abraham (1994)
Greg Allen (1983)
Alex Barron (2003-2004)
Peter Boulware (1996)
Derrick Brooks (1993-1994)
Terrell Buckley (1991)
LeRoy Butler (1989)
Tay Cody (2000)
Sam Cowart (1997)
Jamie Dukes (1985)
Sebastian Janikowski (1998-1999)
Marvin Jones (1991-1992)
Snoop Minnis (2000)
Jamal Reynolds (2000)
Deion Sanders (1987-1988)
Corey Sawyer (1993)
Clay Shiver (1995)
Ron Simmons (1979-1980)
Corey Simon (1999)
Andre Wadsworth (1997)
Charlie Ward (1993)
Peter Warrick (1998-1999)
Jason Whitaker (1999)
Reinard Wilson (1996)
Awards and Honors
1991 Walter Camp Coach of the Year Award
1993 ACC Coach of the Year
1996 Home Depot Coach of the Year Award
1997 ACC Coach of the Year
Games
1972 West Virginia 12 (#1)
1975 West Virginia 12 (#1)
1977 Florida State 12 (#1)
1979 Florida State 12 (#1)
1980 Florida State 12 (#2)
1982 Florida State 12 (#3)
1983 Florida State 12 (#4)
1984 Florida State 12 (#6)
1985 Florida State 12 (#3)
1986 Florida State 12 (#5)
1987 Florida State 12 (#7)
1988 Florida State 12 (#6)
1989 Florida State 12 (#6)
1990 Florida State 12 (#9)
1991 Florida State 13 (#1)
1992 Florida State 12 (#9)
1993 Florida State 13 (#1)
1994 Florida State 12 (#9)
1995 Florida State 12 (#8)
1996 Florida State 12 (#8)
1998 Florida State 13 (#3)
2000 Florida State 13 (#2)
2002 Florida State 14 (#1)
2004 Florida State 12 (#10)
2005 Florida State 13 (#1)
2007 Florida State 13 (#10)
Career 485 (#2)
Wins
1977 Florida State 10 (#6)
1979 Florida State 11 (#2)
1980 Florida State 10 (#5)
1987 Florida State 11 (#2)
1988 Florida State 11 (#2)
1989 Florida State 10 (#6)
1990 Florida State 10 (#3)
1991 Florida State 11 (#3)
1992 Florida State 11 (#3)
1993 Florida State 12 (#1)
1994 Florida State 10 (#5)
1995 Florida State 10 (#6)
1996 Florida State 11 (#3)
1997 Florida State 11 (#3)
1998 Florida State 11 (#5)
1999 Florida State 12 (#2)
2000 Florida State 11 (#2)
Career 357 (#2)
Losses
Career 124 (#18)
Win-Loss Percentage
1979 Florida State .917 (#4)
1980 Florida State .833 (#6)
1987 Florida State .917 (#3)
1988 Florida State .917 (#2)
1989 Florida State .833 (#6)
1990 Florida State .833 (#5)
1991 Florida State .846 (#7)
1992 Florida State .917 (#3)
1993 Florida State .923 (#2)
1994 Florida State .875 (#6)
1995 Florida State .833 (#6)
1996 Florida State .917 (#3)
1997 Florida State .917 (#3)
1998 Florida State .846 (#8)
1999 Florida State 1.000 (#1)
2000 Florida State .846 (#7)
Career .740 (#38)
Bowl Games
Career 33 (#2)
Bowl Wins
Career 22 (#2)
Bowl Losses
Career 10 (#7)
Bowl Win-Loss Percentage
Career .682 (#7)