2016 Preseason Ratings

RANK TEAM RECORD RATING POWER SOS CLASS
1 Ohio State 0-0 2.07265 52.11 (1) 0.00 (1) 1-A
2 Alabama 0-0 2.05674 51.86 (2) 0.00 (1) 1-A
3 Stanford 0-0 1.83557 48.38 (3) 0.00 (1) 1-A
4 Oklahoma 0-0 1.82980 48.29 (4) 0.00 (1) 1-A
5 Oregon 0-0 1.82220 48.17 (5) 0.00 (1) 1-A
6 Texas Christian 0-0 1.77265 47.39 (6) 0.00 (1) 1-A
7 Michigan State 0-0 1.73947 46.87 (7) 0.00 (1) 1-A
8 Baylor 0-0 1.71134 46.43 (8) 0.00 (1) 1-A
9 Clemson 0-0 1.68176 45.96 (9) 0.00 (1) 1-A
10 Mississippi 0-0 1.67324 45.83 (10) 0.00 (1) 1-A
11 Florida State 0-0 1.60870 44.82 (11) 0.00 (1) 1-A
12 Louisiana State 0-0 1.54298 43.78 (12) 0.00 (1) 1-A
13 Georgia 0-0 1.53708 43.69 (13) 0.00 (1) 1-A
14 Wisconsin 0-0 1.51931 43.41 (14) 0.00 (1) 1-A
15 Texas A&M 0-0 1.50514 43.19 (15) 0.00 (1) 1-A
16 Tennessee 0-0 1.49449 43.02 (16) 0.00 (1) 1-A
17 Notre Dame 0-0 1.49194 42.98 (17) 0.00 (1) 1-A
18 Mississippi State 0-0 1.46347 42.53 (18) 0.00 (1) 1-A
19 Oklahoma State 0-0 1.42826 41.98 (19) 0.00 (1) 1-A
20 UCLA 0-0 1.41790 41.82 (20) 0.00 (1) 1-A
21 Southern California 0-0 1.41387 41.76 (21) 0.00 (1) 1-A
22 Michigan 0-0 1.37930 41.21 (22) 0.00 (1) 1-A
23 Utah 0-0 1.36665 41.01 (23) 0.00 (1) 1-A
24 Arkansas 0-0 1.32558 40.37 (24) 0.00 (1) 1-A
25 Washington 0-0 1.32291 40.33 (25) 0.00 (1) 1-A
26 Auburn 0-0 1.31145 40.15 (26) 0.00 (1) 1-A
27 West Virginia 0-0 1.27738 39.61 (27) 0.00 (1) 1-A
28 Kansas State 0-0 1.27208 39.53 (28) 0.00 (1) 1-A
29 Arizona State 0-0 1.25621 39.28 (29) 0.00 (1) 1-A
30 Florida 0-0 1.23097 38.88 (30) 0.00 (1) 1-A
31 Texas 0-0 1.21400 38.61 (31) 0.00 (1) 1-A
32 North Carolina 0-0 1.21234 38.59 (32) 0.00 (1) 1-A
33 Iowa 0-0 1.20313 38.44 (33) 0.00 (1) 1-A
34 Missouri 0-0 1.19592 38.33 (34) 0.00 (1) 1-A
35 Louisville 0-0 1.18294 38.13 (35) 0.00 (1) 1-A
36 Texas Tech 0-0 1.13419 37.36 (36) 0.00 (1) 1-A
37 Nebraska 0-0 1.12961 37.29 (37) 0.00 (1) 1-A
38 Navy 0-0 1.10640 36.92 (38) 0.00 (1) 1-A
39 Arizona 0-0 1.08866 36.65 (39) 0.00 (1) 1-A
40 North Dakota State 0-0 1.07903 36.49 (40) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
41 Toledo 0-0 1.07831 36.48 (41) 0.00 (1) 1-A
42 South Carolina 0-0 1.07165 36.38 (42) 0.00 (1) 1-A
43 Georgia Tech 0-0 1.06240 36.23 (43) 0.00 (1) 1-A
44 Penn State 0-0 1.05650 36.14 (44) 0.00 (1) 1-A
45 Northwestern 0-0 1.05574 36.13 (45) 0.00 (1) 1-A
46 Virginia Tech 0-0 1.04687 35.99 (46) 0.00 (1) 1-A
47 Houston 0-0 1.04649 35.98 (47) 0.00 (1) 1-A
48 Washington State 0-0 1.03376 35.78 (48) 0.00 (1) 1-A
49 Brigham Young 0-0 1.02328 35.62 (49) 0.00 (1) 1-A
50 Pittsburgh 0-0 1.02290 35.61 (50) 0.00 (1) 1-A
51 Boise State 0-0 0.99889 35.23 (51) 0.00 (1) 1-A
52 Miami (FL) 0-0 0.99502 35.17 (52) 0.00 (1) 1-A
53 Memphis 0-0 0.98637 35.04 (53) 0.00 (1) 1-A
54 California 0-0 0.98306 34.99 (54) 0.00 (1) 1-A
55 Western Kentucky 0-0 0.97992 34.94 (55) 0.00 (1) 1-A
56 Minnesota 0-0 0.93079 34.16 (56) 0.00 (1) 1-A
57 Marshall 0-0 0.91755 33.96 (57) 0.00 (1) 1-A
58 Duke 0-0 0.88781 33.49 (58) 0.00 (1) 1-A
59 Northern Illinois 0-0 0.86702 33.16 (59) 0.00 (1) 1-A
60 Utah State 0-0 0.85832 33.03 (60) 0.00 (1) 1-A
61 North Carolina State 0-0 0.82446 32.49 (61) 0.00 (1) 1-A
62 San Diego State 0-0 0.81144 32.29 (62) 0.00 (1) 1-A
63 Iowa State 0-0 0.79587 32.04 (63) 0.00 (1) 1-A
64 Indiana 0-0 0.78505 31.87 (64) 0.00 (1) 1-A
65 Georgia Southern 0-0 0.76676 31.59 (65) 0.00 (1) 1-A
66 Bowling Green 0-0 0.74385 31.23 (66) 0.00 (1) 1-A
67 Louisiana Tech 0-0 0.73053 31.02 (67) 0.00 (1) 1-A
68 Temple 0-0 0.70545 30.62 (68) 0.00 (1) 1-A
69 Maryland 0-0 0.70427 30.61 (69) 0.00 (1) 1-A
70 Boston College 0-0 0.69463 30.45 (70) 0.00 (1) 1-A
71 Cincinnati 0-0 0.68000 30.22 (71) 0.00 (1) 1-A
72 Virginia 0-0 0.67877 30.20 (72) 0.00 (1) 1-A
73 Vanderbilt 0-0 0.65136 29.77 (73) 0.00 (1) 1-A
74 East Carolina 0-0 0.63914 29.58 (74) 0.00 (1) 1-A
75 Rutgers 0-0 0.63485 29.51 (75) 0.00 (1) 1-A
76 Syracuse 0-0 0.61979 29.28 (76) 0.00 (1) 1-A
77 Northern Iowa 0-0 0.61296 29.17 (77) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
78 Western Michigan 0-0 0.60630 29.07 (78) 0.00 (1) 1-A
79 Oregon State 0-0 0.59684 28.92 (79) 0.00 (1) 1-A
80 Illinois 0-0 0.58763 28.77 (80) 0.00 (1) 1-A
81 Kentucky 0-0 0.58712 28.76 (81) 0.00 (1) 1-A
82 Illinois State 0-0 0.55827 28.31 (82) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
83 South Dakota State 0-0 0.53069 27.88 (83) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
84 Colorado State 0-0 0.48457 27.15 (84) 0.00 (1) 1-A
85 Central Michigan 0-0 0.48288 27.13 (85) 0.00 (1) 1-A
86 Arkansas State 0-0 0.47274 26.97 (86) 0.00 (1) 1-A
87 Air Force 0-0 0.45869 26.75 (87) 0.00 (1) 1-A
88 South Florida 0-0 0.43349 26.35 (88) 0.00 (1) 1-A
89 Jacksonville State 0-0 0.42008 26.14 (89) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
90 Ohio 0-0 0.41936 26.13 (90) 0.00 (1) 1-A
91 Appalachian State 0-0 0.39726 25.78 (91) 0.00 (1) 1-A
92 Middle Tennessee 0-0 0.38873 25.65 (92) 0.00 (1) 1-A
93 Nevada 0-0 0.38563 25.60 (93) 0.00 (1) 1-A
94 Colorado 0-0 0.37502 25.43 (94) 0.00 (1) 1-A
95 San Jose State 0-0 0.36119 25.21 (95) 0.00 (1) 1-A
96 Wake Forest 0-0 0.34982 25.04 (96) 0.00 (1) 1-A
97 Purdue 0-0 0.33213 24.76 (97) 0.00 (1) 1-A
98 Harvard 0-0 0.31261 24.45 (98) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
99 Chattanooga 0-0 0.30116 24.27 (99) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
100 Youngstown State 0-0 0.25542 23.55 (100) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
101 Rice 0-0 0.22788 23.12 (101) 0.00 (1) 1-A
102 Akron 0-0 0.22407 23.06 (102) 0.00 (1) 1-A
103 Southern Mississippi 0-0 0.21673 22.94 (103) 0.00 (1) 1-A
104 Ball State 0-0 0.20637 22.78 (104) 0.00 (1) 1-A
105 Coastal Carolina 0-0 0.20349 22.74 (105) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
106 Buffalo 0-0 0.18877 22.51 (106) 0.00 (1) 1-A
107 Southern Illinois 0-0 0.17935 22.36 (107) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
108 Dartmouth 0-0 0.17273 22.25 (108) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
109 Richmond 0-0 0.15453 21.97 (109) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
110 Kansas 0-0 0.14048 21.75 (110) 0.00 (1) 1-A
111 Connecticut 0-0 0.13891 21.72 (111) 0.00 (1) 1-A
112 Tulsa 0-0 0.13408 21.65 (112) 0.00 (1) 1-A
113 Fresno State 0-0 0.13285 21.63 (113) 0.00 (1) 1-A
114 Sam Houston State 0-0 0.11087 21.28 (114) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
115 Villanova 0-0 0.10815 21.24 (115) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
116 Western Illinois 0-0 0.10264 21.15 (116) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
117 Louisiana-Lafayette 0-0 0.09886 21.09 (117) 0.00 (1) 1-A
118 Montana 0-0 0.07472 20.71 (118) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
119 Troy State 0-0 0.06411 20.55 (119) 0.00 (1) 1-A
120 New Mexico 0-0 0.05177 20.35 (120) 0.00 (1) 1-A
121 William & Mary 0-0 0.04107 20.18 (121) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
122 James Madison 0-0 0.02703 19.96 (122) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
123 South Alabama 0-0 0.02686 19.96 (122) 0.00 (1) 1-A
124 Central Florida 0-0 0.01604 19.79 (124) 0.00 (1) 1-A
125 Florida Atlantic 0-0 0.01468 19.77 (125) 0.00 (1) 1-A
126 Eastern Illinois 0-0 0.00526 19.62 (126) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
127 Southern Utah 0-0 0.00480 19.61 (127) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
128 Kent State 0-0 0.00072 19.55 (128) 0.00 (1) 1-A
129 Eastern Washington 0-0 -0.01336 19.33 (129) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
130 Fordham 0-0 -0.01875 19.24 (130) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
131 UT-San Antonio 0-0 -0.02694 19.12 (131) 0.00 (1) 1-A
132 Citadel 0-0 -0.03385 19.01 (132) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
133 New Hampshire 0-0 -0.03449 19.00 (133) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
134 McNeese State 0-0 -0.03661 18.96 (134) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
135 Indiana State 0-0 -0.03742 18.95 (135) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
136 Charleston Southern 0-0 -0.07238 18.40 (136) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
137 Florida International 0-0 -0.09796 18.00 (137) 0.00 (1) 1-A
138 Tulane 0-0 -0.10170 17.94 (138) 0.00 (1) 1-A
139 Portland State 0-0 -0.10233 17.93 (139) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
140 UNLV 0-0 -0.11447 17.74 (140) 0.00 (1) 1-A
141 Liberty 0-0 -0.12240 17.62 (141) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
142 Samford 0-0 -0.12919 17.51 (142) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
143 Old Dominion 0-0 -0.14446 17.27 (143) 0.00 (1) 1-A
144 Army 0-0 -0.15363 17.13 (144) 0.00 (1) 1-A
145 Eastern Kentucky 0-0 -0.16589 16.93 (145) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
146 Tennessee-Martin 0-0 -0.16967 16.87 (146) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
147 Massachusetts 0-0 -0.17026 16.86 (147) 0.00 (1) 1-A
148 Southern Methodist 0-0 -0.17794 16.74 (148) 0.00 (1) 1-A
149 Hawaii 0-0 -0.19487 16.48 (149) 0.00 (1) 1-A
150 Texas-El Paso 0-0 -0.19546 16.47 (150) 0.00 (1) 1-A
151 Northern Arizona 0-0 -0.19563 16.47 (150) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
152 Texas State-San Marcos 0-0 -0.19954 16.40 (152) 0.00 (1) 1-A
153 Cal Poly 0-0 -0.20408 16.33 (153) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
154 Montana State 0-0 -0.21456 16.17 (154) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
155 Louisiana-Monroe 0-0 -0.24243 15.73 (155) 0.00 (1) 1-A
156 Miami (OH) 0-0 -0.24867 15.63 (156) 0.00 (1) 1-A
157 Wyoming 0-0 -0.25406 15.55 (157) 0.00 (1) 1-A
158 South Dakota 0-0 -0.26640 15.35 (158) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
159 Towson 0-0 -0.28808 15.01 (159) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
160 Central Arkansas 0-0 -0.31626 14.57 (160) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
161 Western Carolina 0-0 -0.32852 14.38 (161) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
162 Yale 0-0 -0.33013 14.35 (162) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
163 Princeton 0-0 -0.33399 14.29 (163) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
164 North Carolina A&T 0-0 -0.33811 14.23 (164) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
165 Wofford 0-0 -0.34651 14.09 (165) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
166 Georgia State 0-0 -0.35109 14.02 (166) 0.00 (1) 1-A
167 North Texas 0-0 -0.35240 14.00 (167) 0.00 (1) 1-A
168 Pennsylvania 0-0 -0.35737 13.92 (168) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
169 Idaho 0-0 -0.44044 12.62 (169) 0.00 (1) 1-A
170 Stony Brook 0-0 -0.48376 11.94 (170) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
171 Colgate 0-0 -0.49208 11.81 (171) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
172 Duquesne 0-0 -0.49212 11.81 (171) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
173 Southeastern Louisiana 0-0 -0.49322 11.79 (173) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
174 Weber State 0-0 -0.50722 11.57 (174) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
175 North Dakota 0-0 -0.50731 11.57 (174) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
176 Holy Cross 0-0 -0.51104 11.51 (176) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
177 New Mexico State 0-0 -0.52305 11.32 (177) 0.00 (1) 1-A
178 Maine 0-0 -0.52521 11.29 (178) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
179 Bethune-Cookman 0-0 -0.52678 11.26 (179) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
180 South Carolina State 0-0 -0.53094 11.20 (180) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
181 Lehigh 0-0 -0.55245 10.86 (181) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
182 Bryant 0-0 -0.55305 10.85 (182) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
183 St. Francis (PA) 0-0 -0.56819 10.61 (183) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
184 Brown 0-0 -0.58067 10.42 (184) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
185 Furman 0-0 -0.58152 10.40 (185) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
186 Monmouth 0-0 -0.59730 10.15 (186) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
187 Delaware 0-0 -0.60960 9.96 (187) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
188 Mercer 0-0 -0.61519 9.87 (188) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
189 Stephen F. Austin 0-0 -0.61792 9.83 (189) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
190 Charlotte 0-0 -0.62701 9.69 (190) 0.00 (1) 1-A
191 Sacred Heart 0-0 -0.63527 9.56 (191) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
192 Southeast Missouri State 0-0 -0.63599 9.55 (192) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
193 Eastern Michigan 0-0 -0.64240 9.45 (193) 0.00 (1) 1-A
194 Northwestern State 0-0 -0.67269 8.97 (194) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
195 Bucknell 0-0 -0.69488 8.62 (195) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
196 Tennessee State 0-0 -0.70821 8.41 (196) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
197 Lamar 0-0 -0.72560 8.14 (197) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
198 Albany 0-0 -0.73010 8.07 (198) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
199 California-Davis 0-0 -0.75085 7.74 (199) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
200 North Carolina Central 0-0 -0.77473 7.37 (200) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
201 Elon 0-0 -0.78326 7.23 (201) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
202 Presbyterian 0-0 -0.78398 7.22 (202) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
203 Missouri State 0-0 -0.81444 6.74 (203) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
204 Murray State 0-0 -0.81457 6.74 (203) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
205 Idaho State 0-0 -0.81915 6.67 (205) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
206 San Diego 0-0 -0.82560 6.57 (206) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
207 Alcorn State 0-0 -0.82959 6.50 (207) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
208 Jacksonville 0-0 -0.83948 6.35 (208) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
209 Abilene Christian 0-0 -0.84085 6.33 (209) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
210 Tennessee Tech 0-0 -0.85229 6.15 (210) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
211 Georgetown 0-0 -0.85738 6.07 (211) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
212 Sacramento State 0-0 -0.86146 6.00 (212) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
213 Northern Colorado 0-0 -0.87092 5.85 (213) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
214 Dayton 0-0 -0.89162 5.53 (214) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
215 Gardner-Webb 0-0 -0.92807 4.96 (215) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
216 Hampton 0-0 -0.99756 3.86 (216) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
217 Prairie View A&M 0-0 -1.00367 3.77 (217) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
218 Lafayette 0-0 -1.00766 3.71 (218) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
219 Virginia Military Institute 0-0 -1.02701 3.40 (219) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
220 Morgan State 0-0 -1.03486 3.28 (220) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
221 Southern 0-0 -1.08013 2.57 (221) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
222 Marist 0-0 -1.09676 2.31 (222) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
223 Central Connecticut State 0-0 -1.10932 2.11 (223) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
224 Drake 0-0 -1.11806 1.97 (224) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
225 Incarnate Word 0-0 -1.12369 1.88 (225) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
226 Norfolk State 0-0 -1.13206 1.75 (226) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
227 Grambling 0-0 -1.14369 1.57 (227) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
228 Wagner 0-0 -1.21827 0.40 (228) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
229 Rhode Island 0-0 -1.22001 0.37 (229) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
230 Butler 0-0 -1.22655 0.27 (230) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
231 Kennesaw State 0-0 -1.24352 0.00 (231) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
232 Alabama State 0-0 -1.26588 -0.35 (232) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
233 Columbia 0-0 -1.26821 -0.39 (233) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
234 Cornell 0-0 -1.28098 -0.59 (234) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
235 Robert Morris 0-0 -1.30839 -1.02 (235) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
236 Morehead State 0-0 -1.38455 -2.22 (236) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
237 Howard 0-0 -1.45137 -3.27 (237) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
238 Campbell 0-0 -1.46033 -3.41 (238) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
239 Florida A&M 0-0 -1.52108 -4.36 (239) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
240 Nicholls State 0-0 -1.53335 -4.55 (240) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
241 Division II Opponent 0-0 -1.59113 -5.46 (241) 0.00 (1) Div II
242 Austin Peay State 0-0 -1.75104 -7.97 (242) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
243 Jackson State 0-0 -1.78486 -8.51 (243) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
244 Delaware State 0-0 -1.81362 -8.96 (244) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
245 Alabama A&M 0-0 -1.83942 -9.36 (245) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
246 Division III Opponent 0-0 -1.89865 -10.29 (246) 0.00 (1) Div III
247 Stetson 0-0 -1.95122 -11.12 (247) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
248 Texas Southern 0-0 -2.05169 -12.70 (248) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
249 Savannah State 0-0 -2.08512 -13.22 (249) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
250 Houston Baptist 0-0 -2.15024 -14.25 (250) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
251 Arkansas-Pine Bluff 0-0 -2.16955 -14.55 (251) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
252 Valparaiso 0-0 -2.18487 -14.79 (252) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
253 Davidson 0-0 -2.40859 -18.31 (253) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
254 East Tennessee State 0-0 -2.42344 -18.54 (254) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
255 Mississippi Valley State 0-0 -2.54428 -20.44 (255) 0.00 (1) 1-AA
256 NAIA Opponent 0-0 -3.14858 -29.93 (256) 0.00 (1) NAIA