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2007 School Ratings

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National Champion: Louisiana State (AP, BCS, FWAA, NFF, USA)

Heisman Memorial Trophy: Tim Tebow (Florida)
Eddie Robinson Coach of the Year Award: Mark Mangino (Kansas)

AP Preseason #1: Southern California ▪ AP Final #1: Louisiana State

The SRS columns are SRS broken up into offensive and defensive components.
The Scoring columns are points per game adjusted for strength of opposition.
The Passing, Rushing, and Total columns are yards per attempt adjusted for strength of opposition.

120 Schools

SRS Scoring Passing Rushing Total
Rk School Conf OSRS DSRS SRS Off Def Off Def Off Def Off Def
1 West Virginia Big East 9.51 9.58 19.09 43.48 15.08 7.37 6.54 5.52 3.96 6.57 4.60
2 Louisiana State SEC (West) 10.50 7.92 18.41 44.49 16.99 6.94 6.22 4.58 3.75 6.02 4.52
3 Southern California Pac-10 5.53 12.57 18.10 36.34 11.96 6.28 6.21 4.94 2.74 6.07 3.94
4 Florida SEC (East) 15.18 2.88 18.06 48.84 21.75 9.28 7.85 4.85 3.63 7.22 5.30
5 Oregon Pac-10 11.59 6.23 17.82 44.07 18.63 6.58 7.08 5.41 3.71 6.33 4.89
6 Georgia SEC (East) 8.10 9.10 17.20 36.98 15.63 6.63 6.90 4.02 3.81 5.59 4.74
7 Missouri Big 12 (North) 11.56 5.21 16.77 43.05 18.00 6.92 6.97 4.15 4.02 6.12 4.99
8 Oklahoma Big 12 (South) 7.39 8.48 15.87 44.01 15.74 8.09 7.04 4.15 3.88 6.28 4.87
9 Ohio State Big Ten 0.11 14.73 14.84 31.76 11.33 6.82 5.70 3.85 2.93 5.43 3.81
10 Kansas Big 12 (North) 3.73 10.72 14.45 41.08 14.85 6.70 6.48 4.03 3.74 5.87 4.70
11 Virginia Tech ACC (Coastal) 2.42 11.80 14.22 31.66 14.40 6.61 6.40 3.04 3.73 4.85 4.65
12 Arizona State Pac-10 6.73 6.94 13.67 37.05 17.94 7.54 6.70 3.29 3.87 5.60 4.76
13 Cincinnati Big East 6.69 6.71 13.40 38.29 18.11 7.43 7.26 3.32 3.98 5.87 5.15
14 South Florida Big East 7.42 4.95 12.37 38.75 20.24 6.66 6.05 3.76 4.45 5.51 4.82
15 Auburn SEC (West) -0.30 12.17 11.87 28.07 11.85 6.06 6.18 3.43 4.06 4.94 4.55
16 Tennessee SEC (East) 8.03 3.65 11.68 37.29 22.72 6.62 7.36 3.85 4.42 5.82 5.38
17 Clemson ACC (Atlantic) 4.92 6.48 11.40 36.22 19.67 6.35 6.65 3.58 4.56 5.29 5.08
18 Brigham Young MWC 4.50 6.61 11.11 32.37 19.14 7.19 6.79 3.47 3.75 5.88 4.79
19 Texas Big 12 (South) 7.77 3.22 10.99 38.82 21.30 6.78 7.60 4.60 3.51 6.12 5.11
20 Oregon State Pac-10 2.97 6.96 9.93 33.79 18.38 5.55 7.34 4.20 2.35 5.26 4.32
SRS Scoring Passing Rushing Total
Rk School Conf OSRS DSRS SRS Off Def Off Def Off Def Off Def
21 Boston College ACC (Atlantic) 5.05 4.70 9.75 31.42 21.41 6.40 7.17 2.81 3.64 5.48 5.27
22 Kentucky SEC (East) 10.17 -0.73 9.43 39.93 25.39 6.60 6.59 3.69 5.17 5.68 5.29
23 Penn State Big Ten 2.39 6.70 9.09 33.13 19.01 5.97 7.49 4.28 3.60 5.50 5.08
24 Arkansas SEC (West) 7.99 0.92 8.91 39.95 24.45 6.46 6.47 5.28 4.90 6.19 5.11
25 California Pac-10 5.85 2.60 8.46 34.50 22.16 6.51 6.77 5.01 4.16 6.24 4.85
26 Texas Tech Big 12 (South) 6.61 1.68 8.28 40.66 23.73 6.87 6.90 2.53 4.62 6.50 4.99
27 Alabama SEC (West) 3.18 4.91 8.09 31.75 20.04 5.76 7.55 3.56 3.94 5.12 5.22
28 Illinois Big Ten 3.23 4.84 8.07 30.93 20.92 6.03 7.37 5.23 4.50 5.94 5.45
29 UCLA Pac-10 0.28 7.69 7.97 29.41 17.42 6.06 6.58 3.98 3.26 5.28 4.40
30 Michigan Big Ten 0.78 7.13 7.91 28.97 18.48 6.02 6.62 3.46 4.44 5.02 4.95
31 Utah MWC -3.13 10.51 7.37 27.59 15.84 5.70 5.94 3.63 4.49 5.03 4.77
32 South Carolina SEC (East) 1.53 5.62 7.15 29.67 18.39 6.63 6.16 3.13 5.27 5.50 5.19
33 Connecticut Big East -0.93 8.00 7.07 28.47 18.51 6.16 6.39 3.28 5.64 4.93 5.50
34 Wake Forest ACC (Atlantic) 2.53 4.54 7.07 30.25 21.79 5.89 6.45 2.65 4.32 4.47 5.05
35 Rutgers Big East 2.52 4.22 6.75 33.84 21.11 7.79 6.38 3.89 5.02 6.05 5.14
36 Michigan State Big Ten 8.70 -2.01 6.69 36.51 27.22 6.84 7.86 4.12 4.66 5.66 5.66
37 Oklahoma State Big 12 (South) 7.14 -0.47 6.67 36.95 23.82 7.61 8.37 4.91 4.75 6.48 5.85
38 Hawaii WAC 7.95 -1.59 6.36 39.89 28.70 7.37 7.17 2.24 4.50 6.54 5.20
39 Boise State WAC 3.99 2.32 6.31 38.77 24.44 6.76 7.36 3.66 4.82 5.74 5.38
40 Central Florida CUSA (East) 3.91 2.22 6.13 32.69 26.05 6.10 7.01 3.85 4.43 5.13 5.15
SRS Scoring Passing Rushing Total
Rk School Conf OSRS DSRS SRS Off Def Off Def Off Def Off Def
41 Arizona Pac-10 5.59 0.45 6.04 33.80 23.07 6.62 6.80 3.11 3.79 5.87 4.76
42 Virginia ACC (Coastal) 0.83 5.06 5.89 28.53 20.47 5.55 7.20 3.11 4.31 4.76 5.24
43 Troy Sun Belt 3.56 2.01 5.58 32.06 24.31 5.32 6.48 3.79 5.45 5.11 5.49
44 Texas A&M Big 12 (South) 2.25 3.31 5.56 30.82 20.92 5.65 8.00 4.36 4.72 5.35 5.65
45 Air Force MWC 2.59 2.77 5.36 30.44 23.27 6.67 7.94 4.76 4.42 5.77 5.58
46 Wisconsin Big Ten 3.06 2.25 5.31 31.38 23.67 7.07 7.75 3.97 4.70 5.59 5.72
47 Florida State ACC (Atlantic) -0.72 5.74 5.02 27.14 20.17 6.30 7.47 3.29 4.34 5.24 5.45
48 Louisville Big East 9.24 -4.22 5.02 39.36 29.39 8.29 8.64 3.50 5.41 6.54 6.40
49 Mississippi State SEC (West) -1.97 6.81 4.84 25.12 19.80 5.25 6.67 2.93 4.45 4.41 4.95
50 Texas Christian MWC -1.21 5.66 4.45 27.25 19.35 5.71 6.81 3.21 3.59 4.83 4.67
51 Washington Pac-10 6.68 -2.27 4.41 35.59 25.70 6.27 7.71 5.26 5.38 6.11 5.85
52 Maryland ACC (Atlantic) 0.29 4.02 4.31 27.90 20.67 7.19 7.42 3.07 4.93 5.11 5.61
53 Purdue Big Ten 4.44 -0.20 4.24 32.69 26.45 5.70 7.27 3.38 4.78 5.29 5.54
54 Georgia Tech ACC (Coastal) 0.34 3.59 3.94 29.53 22.19 6.11 8.09 4.23 4.48 5.46 5.66
55 Kansas State Big 12 (North) 6.48 -2.85 3.63 37.82 28.54 6.01 8.21 3.99 4.32 5.72 5.56
56 Vanderbilt SEC (East) -1.98 5.06 3.09 25.72 20.44 5.59 7.15 3.14 4.50 4.66 5.23
57 Fresno State WAC 3.91 -1.16 2.75 30.65 26.84 6.65 7.28 4.06 5.83 5.61 5.84
58 Colorado Big 12 (North) 2.28 0.37 2.65 31.23 24.55 5.81 7.57 3.52 4.67 5.17 5.54
59 New Mexico MWC -4.70 7.19 2.49 23.85 20.16 6.14 6.82 2.79 4.14 4.92 4.76
60 Washington State Pac-10 1.11 0.56 1.66 30.37 27.66 6.83 7.73 3.77 4.01 6.10 5.22
SRS Scoring Passing Rushing Total
Rk School Conf OSRS DSRS SRS Off Def Off Def Off Def Off Def
61 Pittsburgh Big East -2.94 4.58 1.64 24.10 20.10 5.49 6.37 2.75 3.90 4.41 4.46
62 Nebraska Big 12 (North) 6.87 -5.39 1.48 38.17 32.01 7.39 7.68 3.95 5.52 6.30 5.94
63 East Carolina CUSA (East) 4.00 -2.99 1.00 31.02 30.27 5.73 8.00 4.12 4.62 5.37 5.87
64 Indiana Big Ten 2.43 -2.09 0.34 31.48 28.61 5.73 7.63 3.44 4.48 5.04 5.41
65 Tulsa CUSA (West) 7.32 -7.22 0.10 37.92 34.46 8.00 8.61 3.35 5.26 6.23 6.23
66 Stanford Pac-10 -2.73 1.63 -1.10 25.93 24.31 5.94 8.33 3.26 4.57 5.02 5.76
67 Miami (FL) ACC (Coastal) -3.89 2.66 -1.23 24.03 26.21 6.02 8.11 3.22 4.47 4.70 5.48
68 Mississippi SEC (West) -2.56 1.25 -1.31 24.87 24.41 6.15 7.50 3.89 5.21 5.51 5.75
69 Houston CUSA (West) 0.12 -1.62 -1.50 30.28 29.55 6.88 8.47 3.93 4.54 5.68 5.74
70 North Carolina ACC (Coastal) -2.27 0.45 -1.82 24.44 24.63 6.94 7.88 2.42 4.58 5.02 5.52
71 Southern Mississippi CUSA (East) -3.52 1.43 -2.09 23.45 24.28 5.18 7.86 3.58 4.70 4.75 5.63
72 Florida Atlantic Sun Belt 1.51 -3.94 -2.43 28.02 32.61 6.52 6.98 2.31 5.33 4.98 5.67
73 Ball State MAC (West) 0.50 -3.38 -2.88 27.40 28.82 6.43 8.70 2.84 5.72 5.23 6.52
74 Navy Ind 12.74 -15.64 -2.90 38.62 41.61 8.44 9.82 4.71 5.80 5.84 7.01
75 North Carolina State ACC (Atlantic) -2.92 -0.21 -3.13 23.44 27.01 5.19 6.83 2.61 5.34 4.57 5.51
76 Iowa Big Ten -10.19 6.76 -3.43 17.88 19.10 4.96 7.35 2.66 4.05 4.19 5.10
77 Wyoming MWC -5.24 1.73 -3.51 21.52 26.02 5.06 7.45 2.66 3.86 4.32 4.91
78 Northwestern Big Ten -0.54 -3.16 -3.70 25.99 31.66 6.13 8.44 2.83 5.18 5.23 6.21
79 Central Michigan MAC (West) 6.45 -10.45 -3.99 32.18 40.47 5.58 9.28 3.62 5.25 5.20 6.65
80 Western Kentucky Ind -6.00 1.14 -4.86 25.62 26.32 5.69 7.86 3.78 5.20 4.93 5.78
SRS Scoring Passing Rushing Total
Rk School Conf OSRS DSRS SRS Off Def Off Def Off Def Off Def
81 Middle Tennessee State Sun Belt -4.32 -0.64 -4.95 22.70 29.34 6.55 7.86 2.39 5.69 4.61 6.09
82 Notre Dame Ind -8.00 2.98 -5.03 20.37 25.26 4.41 6.14 1.96 4.65 3.53 4.84
83 Bowling Green State MAC (East) -0.84 -4.19 -5.04 25.64 35.13 5.62 8.43 2.48 5.89 4.77 6.35
84 Nevada WAC 3.25 -8.34 -5.09 30.21 34.60 7.48 8.38 3.85 5.74 5.94 6.16
85 Colorado State MWC 0.68 -6.83 -6.15 27.88 31.59 7.49 8.31 3.46 5.59 5.50 6.16
86 San Diego State MWC 1.34 -7.94 -6.60 28.93 34.54 6.70 8.30 3.27 6.14 5.72 6.54
87 Louisiana-Monroe Sun Belt -4.72 -1.92 -6.64 20.08 29.46 5.31 8.29 3.40 5.35 4.66 6.31
88 Iowa State Big 12 (North) -7.08 -0.14 -7.21 19.74 26.61 4.90 8.25 2.69 4.55 4.27 5.70
89 Western Michigan MAC (West) -3.13 -4.31 -7.44 24.22 31.28 5.80 8.08 2.30 5.65 4.60 6.21
90 Arkansas State Sun Belt -5.44 -2.54 -7.98 20.08 29.63 5.28 7.96 3.40 4.95 4.74 5.66
91 Memphis CUSA (East) 0.14 -8.54 -8.40 24.62 36.21 5.96 8.73 2.73 6.03 5.03 6.69
92 Louisiana Tech WAC -7.00 -1.46 -8.45 18.58 30.38 4.63 8.13 2.84 4.86 4.30 5.90
93 San Jose State WAC -8.90 0.26 -8.64 17.55 29.21 5.81 7.50 1.74 5.61 4.59 5.88
94 Nevada-Las Vegas MWC -7.93 -1.08 -9.02 19.99 27.86 5.62 7.48 3.33 5.43 4.98 5.71
95 Ohio MAC (East) 0.88 -9.97 -9.09 25.84 36.84 6.17 8.07 2.50 5.89 4.67 6.34
96 Miami (OH) MAC (East) -10.64 1.36 -9.28 15.83 28.23 5.00 7.47 2.58 5.58 4.39 5.81
97 Texas-El Paso CUSA (West) 2.97 -12.26 -9.30 29.45 37.60 6.18 8.62 3.45 5.80 5.45 6.45
98 Buffalo MAC (East) -6.44 -3.29 -9.73 20.83 31.76 5.61 8.07 2.41 5.70 4.51 6.15
99 Marshall CUSA (East) -3.54 -6.39 -9.93 22.64 33.19 6.31 8.66 3.39 5.54 5.46 6.44
100 Duke ACC (Coastal) -5.74 -4.60 -10.34 21.77 32.13 5.98 8.42 1.56 5.26 4.25 6.27
SRS Scoring Passing Rushing Total
Rk School Conf OSRS DSRS SRS Off Def Off Def Off Def Off Def
101 Syracuse Big East -6.26 -4.46 -10.72 21.80 31.96 6.95 8.42 1.40 5.32 4.69 6.20
102 Baylor Big 12 (South) -7.80 -3.35 -11.15 20.25 32.12 4.97 8.40 2.77 5.02 4.83 5.93
103 Utah State WAC -6.45 -4.83 -11.29 20.22 34.14 5.96 8.60 2.40 5.92 4.32 6.40
104 Minnesota Big Ten 1.49 -13.17 -11.69 27.65 38.12 5.90 9.09 3.88 6.66 5.41 7.26
105 Eastern Michigan MAC (West) -5.05 -6.83 -11.88 20.25 34.17 4.77 8.38 2.93 6.51 4.31 6.78
106 Toledo MAC (West) 2.26 -14.16 -11.89 28.91 42.09 5.68 9.20 3.73 6.46 5.15 6.95
107 Kent State MAC (East) -7.99 -4.30 -12.29 18.10 34.27 5.33 9.31 3.28 5.29 4.61 6.36
108 New Mexico State WAC -4.04 -8.27 -12.32 21.26 38.90 5.89 9.43 2.21 5.63 5.17 6.68
109 Akron MAC (East) -6.34 -6.19 -12.52 19.08 33.43 4.94 8.07 2.40 5.90 4.15 6.32
110 Louisiana-Lafayette Sun Belt -4.84 -8.52 -13.36 20.35 38.59 5.20 8.46 4.40 6.21 5.22 6.57
111 Tulane CUSA (West) -6.86 -6.71 -13.57 19.32 32.20 5.18 9.07 3.82 4.88 4.97 6.43
112 Army Ind -11.94 -1.96 -13.90 14.43 30.55 4.71 8.16 1.81 5.61 3.69 6.02
113 Alabama-Birmingham CUSA (East) -8.66 -5.32 -13.98 17.89 35.70 4.56 8.54 2.96 6.43 4.39 6.78
114 Rice CUSA (West) 1.16 -15.74 -14.59 27.15 43.45 5.24 9.38 2.54 5.59 4.72 6.62
115 Temple MAC (East) -12.53 -2.24 -14.76 12.87 30.88 5.56 7.81 1.31 5.49 3.88 6.04
116 Southern Methodist CUSA (West) -2.72 -12.73 -15.44 24.26 39.61 5.73 8.26 3.49 5.95 5.12 6.43
117 Florida International Sun Belt -11.54 -4.30 -15.84 14.95 39.23 4.55 8.62 2.45 5.73 3.88 6.56
118 North Texas Sun Belt -4.25 -11.59 -15.84 21.66 45.26 5.35 8.72 2.56 6.19 4.72 6.97
119 Idaho WAC -6.56 -10.50 -17.06 19.12 38.68 4.83 9.21 3.11 5.00 4.49 6.02
120 Northern Illinois MAC (West) -12.95 -5.15 -18.11 13.08 34.76 4.67 8.46 2.53 5.81 4.15 6.46