Greatest College Football Teams of All Time

College football attracts millions of viewers every week. Even though many players have went on to have successful careers in the NFL it still seems that a few college teams look like they can play a better game than some of the professional teams. These are some of the best college football teams of all time.

1988 Miami Hurricanes
This football team finished number two for the season but were still a rough group of players. They averaged 34 points a game and ended their season with a 23-3 win over Nebraska in the Orange Bowl. This team had a record of 11 wins and only 1 loss and they beat some tough teams. They did not have an easy schedule and rose to become a national power.

1974 Oklahoma
This team ended up averaging 43 points per game. Their opponents struggled to score, putting up only eight of their own on the Sooners.  This team has a 7-0 record in their conference and had a final record of 11 wins with no losses. The team finished number one for that year and is one of the best college teams to play the game. This team is still remembered many years later for their young defense and their amazing offensive players.

2015 Alabama Crimson Tide
This team went 14-1 for the season. Derrick Henry was the Heisman Trophy Winner. They beat Michigan State in the Cotton Bowl and then finished off Clemson in the title game. They consistently blew teams out by giving up only 15 points per game.

1995 Nebraska Cornhuskers
This team is considered to be one of the greatest in the history of college football. With Tommie Frazier as the quarterback this team was able to average 53 points per game. They won the Fiesta Bowl and had a perfect record of 12 wins with no losses. They impressed football fans all over the country. This team was considered to be unstoppable.

2016 Alabama
This team helps make the Crimson Tides one of the best schools to go to play football in college. For years Alabama has been a well respected football school and the 2016 team once again proved that to be true. Their freshman quarterback helped the team score an average of 40 points per game.

The defense only gave up around 11 points per game but shut many of their opponents out as well. The Crimson Tide went on to win all 12 of their regular season games and had no losses. They were well respected in the college football world and even though they are a young team they are one of the best to play college football.  It’ll be exciting to see what Nick Saban can do in 2017.  The future looks bright if you are a Tide fan.

These are five of the best college football teams in the history of the game. These teams were able to score record setting number of points per game while allowing their opponents limited opportunities of their own. These teams are still in the record books as the greatest teams to play college football.