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DAVID WILSON'S American College Football Rankings

Latest Update 24 September 2015
Last Signal Check 20 September 2015

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Top of Directory: American College Football Links

Please send suggestions for new links or notification of outdated links. If you have your own rating system, or know of any others, please let us know. If you wish to link to this directory, please link HERE.

Before the colon, the systems are labeled with the type of mathematics used ( Adv=advanced, Seq=sequential, Frm=formula, Met=meta--based on other rating systems), the information considered (Win= win/loss only, Scr=plus score--such as margin of victory, Hom=plus home field advantage, Oth=plus other--such as yardage ), intention (Pre=predictive, Ret=retrodictive, Mix=mixture), and divisions of teams ranked. Hom implies Scr. If Hom is used but not Scr, it gets Win+Hom

I-A,I-AA,II,III,NAIA will be a single link to combined rankings or rankings on a single page.

I-A+I-AA+II+III+NAIA will have a link to the ranking of each division.

On this page you will find the ratings or ranking of each person(s) and the NCAA or NAIA ratings page if different. The most important in the development of Internet College Football Ratings Sites are in bold.

After the ratings, you will find a date or green light () if they are up to date.
If the ranking or ratings have not received their first post of the season there will be a YELLOW light ()
If the ranking or ratings have stopped updating or there is a page problem there will be a red light ()
If the ranking has an announced start date, it will show a date.
If your ranking has become active for the season with all teams ranked and is showing a YELLOW signal, please let us know.

Important Note: A lot of things have gotten messed up due to some unfortunate accident with a WYSIWYG editor. I will not use WYSIWYG editors again. Each corrected entry has a NEW tag at the beginning of the entry and a signal at the end. Once they are all updated I will remove those and mark only new additions.

If your entry is outdated, send the information to us and we will get to it as quickly as possible.

Ratings and Rankings

  • NEW Anderson, Jeff's and Hester, Chris' Anderson Sports Ratings BCS Frm/Win/ I-A: Home Page |

  • NEW Anglemyer, Scott's xHPI Rankings: Frm/Oth/Pre/ I-A: Predictions | Home Page | Description |

  • NEW Annar, Jeremy's Annar College Football Computer Rankings Frm/Oth/Ret/ I-A: Yardage Predictor | Best and Worst Teams (2000-2015) | Home Page | Description |

  • NEW Ashburn, Jim's Atomic Football: Adv/Hom/Ret/ I-A,I-AA,II,III,NAIA: BCS-Compliant Ranking | Home Page | Predictions | Blog | Description | Coming in October

  • NEW Ashby, Ken's Ken Ashby's AccuRatings: Adv/Oth/Mix/ I-A: Home Page | Description |

  • NEW Bassett, Gene's Bassett Current Power Ranking: Adv/Hom/Pre/ I-A,I-AA Earned Ranking: Adv/Hom/Mix/ I-A,I-AA: Home Page | Description |

  • NEW Beck, Todd's PerformanZ Ratings: Adv/Oth/Pre/ I-A: NCAA I-A Prediction Tracker | NCAA I-A Prediction Tracker Results | article: A Brief Review of Football Rating Systems in Statistical Literature | Home Page | Old Home Page | Blog | Description | Interview |

  • NEW Berryman, Clyde's QPRS American College Football Ratings: Frm/Scr/Ret/ I-A(40) 2014: Updated 1/18/15 | Top 100 College Teams Since 1920 | QPRS Champions Since 1920 | Description | (done annually after the bowl games)

  • NEW Bihl, Jeff's Bihl Rankings: Adv/Win/Hom/ I-A: College Football Predictions | Home Page | Description | Interview |

  • NEW Billingsley, Richard's Billingsley Report on Major College Football: BCS Seq/Win/Pre/ I-A: National Champions through 2014 | Top All Time Programs | Top 200 Teams 1869-2014 | Home Page | Description | Interview |

  • NEW Born, Bill's Born Power Index: Seq/Hom/Pre/ I-A,I-AA,II,III,NAIA: Home Page | Description | Interview |

  • NEW Burdorf, Lee's Current Strength Ratings: Seq/Oth/Pre/ I-A: College Football Predictions | Home Page | Description |

  • NEW Catherwood Rating System: Frm/Oth/Ret/ I-A: Predictions | Description |

  • NEW Clower, Montgomery's D1A College Football Team Rankings: Frm/Scr/Ret/ I-A: Home Page |

  • NEW Coffey, John's Coffey Power Ratings: Adv/Scr/Ret/ I-A: Home Page | Description | Interview |

  • NEW Coleman, Jay's Minimum Violations (MinV) College Ranking: Adv/Win/Ret/ I-A: Description |

  • NEW Colley, Wesley's ColleyMatrix Bias Free Rankings: BCS Adv/Win/Ret/ I-A: Home Page | Description | Interview |

  • NEW Congrove, Dave's College Football Seq/Scr/Pre/ I-A: College Football Predictions | Home Page | Site Map | Description |

  • NEW DeSimone, Michael's Mike DeSimone's Top 119 Rankings: Adv/Scr/Pre/ I-A: Description |

  • NEW Dise, Joseph's CPI Ratings: Frm/Win/Ret/ I-A(25): Home Page | Description | Facebook |

  • NEW Dokter, Jon's Entropy Ratings: Adv/Hom/Pre/ I-A: Predictions | Article: Cracking the BCS Egg | Home Page |

  • NEW Dolphin, Andy's Dolphin Ratings: Adv/Win+Hom/Ret+Pre/ I-A,I-AA,II,III,NAIA: Home Page | Description |

  • NEW Donchess, Jeff's Donchess Inference Ratings: Adv/Hom/Ret/ I-A: I-AA: Home Page | Description | Twitter |

  • NEW Dunkel Sports Research Service's Dunkel Index: Seq/Scr/Pre/: I-A+ I-AA: College Football Predictions | Home Page | Description |

  • NEW Eldredge, George's GBE College Football Ratings: Frm/Win+Hom/Ret/: I-A: Description | Coming October 3

  • NEW Ellis, Bill's Power Rankings: Frm/Oth/Ret/ I-A(25): Home Page | Description |

  • NEW Fremeau, Brian's Fremeau Efficiency Index: Adv/Oth/Ret/ I-A: Home Page | Description |

  • NEW Gindin, Jim's Football Frontier Ratings: Adv/Oth/Pre/ I-A: Home Page | Description |

  • NEW Graves, Todd's and Reese, Shane's RUSH Rankings: Adv/Oth/Ret/ I-A: Home Page | Description |

  • NEW Greenfield, Mike's Power Rankings: Adv/Hom/Mix/ I-A: Predictions | Home Page | Description |

  • NEW Hatch, Ben's Hatch Mathematical Rankings: Adv/Hom/Ret/ I-A: Lineal Annual College Football Champions | Home Page | Description |

  • NEW Hawley, Gary's Pigskin Index Ratings and Predictions: Seq/Scr/Pre/ I-A(30): Home Page | Description |

  • NEW Heileson, Enoch's Junky's College Football Rankings: Frm/Scr/Ret/ I-A: Home Page | Description | Coming after Week 3

  • NEW Henderson, Russell's College Football Ratings: Frm/Scr/Mix/ I-A: Home Page | Description |

  • NEW Howell, James' NCAA Division IA Football Power Ratings: Adv/Hom/Pre/ I-A: College Football Historical Scores | Historical Scores 1869-present | Predictions | Home Page | Interview |

  • NEW Huckaby, Stewart's ARGH Power Ratings: Adv/Hom/Pre/ I-A: Predictions | Home Page | Description |

  • NEW Kambour, Edward's The Dr. Edward Kambour NCAA Football Ratings: Adv/Hom/Pre/ I-A: Predictions | Home Page | Description |

  • NEW Kislanko, Paul's Iterative Strength of Victory Rankings: Adv/Hom/Mix/ I-A and ISR: Schedule | Home Page | Descriptions |

  • NEW Kislanko, Paul's Bucklin Majority: Met/ I-A: Description |

  • NEW Knight, David's RoundTable Ratings: Frm/Scr/Ret/ I-A: BCS Rankings | Predictions | Home Page | Description |

  • NEW Laffaye, Pat's Xpected Winning Percentage: Adv/Oth/Pre/ I-A,I-AA: Home Page | Description |

  • NEW Laffaye, Pat's Round-Robin Winning Percentage: Adv/Win/Ret/ I-A,I-AA: Home Page | Description |

  • NEW Lansdale, William's D1A Football Poll: Seq/Scr/Ret/ I-A: Schedule | Home Page | Awards | Description | RSS Feed |

  • NEW LaStarza, Larry's Laz Power Index: Frm/Scr/Pre/ I-A,I-AA,II,III,NAIA: Home Page |

  • NEW Lawler, Doc's Doc Lawler's College Football Rankings: Seq/Hom/Ret/ I-A: Blog | RSS Feed |

  • NEW Loest, Craig's CSL Ratings: Frm/Win/Ret/ I-A+ I-AA+ II+ III+ NAIA: Home Page | Description |

  • NEW Maas, Martien's USA College Football Ranking Table: Adv/Win/Ret/: ALL+ I-A+ I-AA+ II+ III+ NAIA+ Other: Home Page | Description | Coming October 18

  • NEW Mark, Matt's Matt's College Football Team Rankings: Frm/Win/Ret/ I-A: Home Page |

  • NEW Marsee, Darryl's Marsee Division I-A College Football System: Seq/Hom/Pre/ I-A: Predictions | Home Page | Description |

  • NEW Massey, Kenneth's Massey Ratings: BCS Adv/Win/Ret/ I-A,I-AA,II,III,NAIA: College Football Ranking Comparison | CSV Data | Game Graph Connecting Paths | I-AA Comparison | Home Page | Description | Theory | Data Links | Links |

  • NEW Massey, Kenneth's College Football Ranking Consensus: Met/ I-A |

  • NEW Maurer, Scott's College Football Computer Rankings: Frm/Scr/Ret/ I-A: Home Page | Description |

  • NEW McCormack, James' Pointshare Ratings: Adv/Hom/Pre/ I-A,I-AA,II: Home Page and Description |

  • NEW Moore, Justin's Tempo-Free Gridiron: Adv/Oth/Pre/ I-A: Home Page | Description | RSS Feed |

  • NEW Moore, Sonny's Sonny Moore's Computer Power Ratings: Frm/Scr/Pre/ I-A: Home Page | Description |

  • NEW Morgan, Brian's NCAA I-A Super Rankings: Frm/Oth/Ret/ I-A: Home Page |

  • NEW Mucha, Peter's Random Walker Rankings: Adv/Win/Ret/ I-A: Home Page | Description |

  • NEW Payne, Bruce's College Football Power Ratings: Adv/Oth/Pre/ I-A: Predictions | Description |

  • NEW Peiser, Howell's Pi-Rate Ratings: Seq/Oth/Pre/ I-A: Home | Predictions | Description |

  • NEW Perron, Ted's Knights' Ratings: Frm/Win+Hom/Ret/ I-A: Home Page | Description |

  • NEW Pettis, Eddie's RBA NCAA Football Ratings: Adv/Oth/Pre/ I-A: Home Page | Description | Chart shows momentarily then disappears.

  • NEW Phelan, Scott's Power Principle Ratings: Frm/Oth/Mix/ I-A (25): Home Page | Description |

  • NEW Pugh, Steve's Compughter Ratings: Adv/Win/Ret/ I-A+I-AA+II+III+NAIA: Home Page | Description (PDF) | Site Map |

  • NEW Rappi, Mario's sportheory Ratings: Adv/Scr/Ret/ I-A+I-AA+II+III+NAIA: Home Page | Description |

  • NEW Real Time RPI: Frm/Win/Ret/ I-A,I-AA: Home Page | Description |

  • NEW Rhamey, Patrick's Win-Lose Rankings Adv/Win/Ret/ I-A : Home | Description | Article: College Football by the Numbers |

  • NEW Rothman, David's FACT Standings: Adv/Scr/Ret/ I-A,I-AA,II,III,NAIA: Description | Program Code | Commentary |

  • NEW Ruby, Joseph's Ruby Rankings: Frm/Oth/Mix/: I-A: Home | Description missing |

  • NEW Rudacille, Mike's College Football Ratings: Adv/Hom/Mix/ I-A,I-AA: Description |

  • NEW Sabin, Mike's MJS College Football Standings: Adv/Win/Ret/ I-A: Interactive MJS College Standings | Football Rooting Guide | Description (PDF) |

  • NEW Sagarin, Jeff's Jeff Sagarin's Computer Ratings: BCS Adv/Hom/Mix/ I-A,I-AA: Home Page |

  • Schmidt, Kevin's Schmidt Computer Ratings: Frm/Oth/Pre/I-A: Predictions | Home Page| Description |

  • Sorensen, Soren's Rankings: Adv/Hom/Ret/I-A,I-AA,II,III,NAIA: Ranking Index| Historical Ratings from 1869| articles: Theory of Rankings| An Overview of Some Methods for Ranking Sports Teams | Home Page| Description |

  • SporTrends' SporTrends Power Ratings: Frm/Oth/Pre/I-A(86): Home Page | Description |

  • StatFox Power Ratings: Frm/Oth/Pre/I-A: Home Page | Description |

  • Trexler, Hank's Hank's Power Ratings: Frm/Scr/Ret/I-A: Predictions | Home Page| Description |

  • Trono, John's OAF Ratings: Seq/Scr/Pre/I-A: Study of Bowl Game Predictions| Home Page| Description |

  • Waits, Micki's The Girl's NCAA Ratings: Seq/Scr/Pre/I-A: Description |

  • Waits, Ray's Nutshell Sports Retrodictive Ratings: Frm/Oth/Ret/I-A,I-AA,II,III,NAIA: Home Page| Description |

  • Waits, Ray's Nutshell Sports Ratings: Seq/Scr/Pre/I-A: articles: How to be a Real Football Fan| Sports Rating for Dumb Sportscasters| Three Solution to the BCS Debacle| Why is the Line Better than the Computers?| Home Page | Description | About Gambling|

  • Waits, Ray and Micki's Nutshell Combo Ratings: Met/Win+Scr/Pre/I-A |

  • Waits, Ray's and Wilson, David's NCAA Football Superlist: Met/I-A: Description | Has 'Update' button |

  • NEW Watson, Glenn's OSCAR iPad/iPhone App Adv/Hom/Mix/I-A: Home Page | Description |  

  • Welch, Matt's Matthew Welch's College Football Ratings: Frm/Win/Ret/I-A: Previous Results and Data| Home Page | Description |

  • Whitlock, Steve's Whitlock College Football Rankings: Adv/Hom/Ret/I-A: Description |

  • Wilson, David's Performance Ratings: Adv/Win/Ret/I-A,I-AA,II,III,NAIA: Performance Rating Source Code| List of College Ranking Sites| WWW Virtual Library Home Page| RSFC Home Page | Introduction to American College Football Rules| Home Page | Description |

  • Wobus, John's Wobus Rankings: Adv/Win/Ret/I-A: KRACH | College Football Ranking Correlations| Home Page | Description | KRACH Ratings Description|

  • Wolfe, Peter's Rating of NCAA and NAIA Teams: BCS Adv/Win/Ret/I-A,I-AA,II,III,NAIA: Scores | Team Home Pages| NCAA and NAIA Schedule by Date| Bibliography on College Football Ranking Systems | Home | Description

  • NEW Wrathell, Steve's CPA Rankings and Retrodictive Rankings: Adv/Hom/Pre/I-A,I-AA,II,III,NAIA: Home Page| Description | 

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