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NCAA Football Elo School Rater

This is a community-based project with the goal of rating the best schools of the FBS era (i.e., since 1978). In the matchup below, choose the school who you believe is the better football school. It is up to you to determine how much weight to give to head-to-head results, regular season games versus bowl games, etc.

Note: These ratings are generated using voting results from fans. These ratings do not represent the views of the owners of this website.

Current Top Five (All-Time):
1. Miami (FL) (1578)
2. Ohio State (1576)
3. Auburn (1575)
4. Florida (1567)
5. Wisconsin (1567)

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  Tale of the Tape
  Colorado Ohio State
Nickname Buffaloes Buckeyes
Colors Silver, Gold & Black Scarlet & Gray
Location Boulder, CO Columbus, OH
Years
From 1978 1978
To 2014 2014
Yrs 37 37
All Games
G 442 460
W 219 349
L 218 105
T 5 6
Pct .501 .765
Bowl Games
G 18 32
W 8 15
L 10 17
T 0 0
Pct .444 .469
Points Scored and Allowed
PS/G 24.7 30.4
PA/G 25.4 17.0
MOV -0.7 13.4
SRS 4.53 14.39
SOS 4.91 4.42
Miscellaneous
NC 1 2
CC 4 14
AP 10 28
AA 23 34
HT 1 2

NC: National championships (major selectors) …
CC: Conference championships …
AP: Number of times ranked in final AP poll …
AA: Number of consensus All-America selections …
HT: Number of Heisman Trophy winners …

Rank in Final AP Poll
Year CO OHST
2014 NR 1
2013 NR 12
2012 NR 3
2011 NR NR
2010 NR 5
2009 NR 5
2008 NR 9
2007 NR 5
2006 NR 2
2005 NR 4
2004 NR 20
2003 NR 4
2002 20 1
2001 9 NR
2000 NR NR
1999 NR NR
1998 NR 2
1997 NR 12
1996 8 2
1995 5 6
1994 3 14
1993 16 11
1992 13 18
1991 20 NR
1990 1 NR
1989 4 24
1988 NR NR
1987 NR NR
1986 NR 7
1985 NR 14
1984 NR 13
1983 NR 9
1982 NR 12
1981 NR 15
1980 NR 15
1979 NR 4
1978 NR NR
Total 10 28
Simple Rating System
Year CO OHST
2014 -3.6 20.4
2013 -2.0 15.6
2012 -12.7 13.8
2011 -8.7 4.7
2010 0.7 17.4
2009 -3.9 14.7
2008 -1.1 13.9
2007 2.7 14.8
2006 -6.2 18.8
2005 6.6 23.0
2004 5.0 11.3
2003 1.4 14.0
2002 11.8 18.1
2001 13.4 8.6
2000 3.6 11.0
1999 6.9 7.6
1998 8.8 23.0
1997 5.3 17.4
1996 17.2 22.5
1995 16.9 23.7
1994 18.4 15.6
1993 15.5 16.4
1992 11.8 13.1
1991 11.2 8.9
1990 19.4 11.0
1989 21.5 7.7
1988 7.1 1.8
1987 6.5 8.8
1986 6.1 15.0
1985 7.1 15.1
1984 -9.0 12.0
1983 -1.8 14.5
1982 -5.3 15.0
1981 -1.7 11.5
1980 -7.2 16.7
1979 -1.2 21.7
1978 6.7 13.0
Avg 4.5 14.4
Head-to-Head Results
Date CO OHST
2011-09-24 17 37
1986-09-20 10 13
1985-09-21 13 36
W-L-T 0-3-0 3-0-0