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  1. Willie Taggart’s Coaching Tree and History

    by
    THS
    88/100
    Last Game: W 42-13 Southern Miss (8-4) in the Walk-On's Independence Bowl • Hired Willie Taggart 12/5/17
    Win Expectations: 11.9 | Record: 7-6
    (0-0) with Florida State • (0 Seasons) | 0%
    (47-50) Career Coaching Record • (8 Seasons) | 0.485%
    Grading Florida State Football
    2013
    A+
    14-0
    2014
    A
    13-1
    2015
    A-
    10-3
    2016
    A
    10-3
    2017
    B-
    7-6
    Willie Taggart Coaching Résumé
    2017 Oregon Season 7-5
    2016 South Florida Season 11-2
    2015 South Florida Season 8-5
    2014 South Florida Season 4-8
    2013 South Florida Season 2-10
    2012 South Florida Season 3-9
  2. Urban Meyer’s Coaching Tree and History

    by
    THS
    92/100
    Last Game: W 24-7 #8 USC Trojans (11-2) on Dec 29 in the Cotton Bowl
    Win Expectations: 13.3 | Record: 12-2
    (74-8) with Ohio State • (6 Seasons) | 0.902%
    (178-31) Career Coaching Record • (15.9 Seasons) | 0.852%
    Grading Ohio State Football
    2013
    A+
    12-2
    2014
    A+
    14-1
    2015
    A+
    12-1
    2016
    A-
    11-2
    2017
    A+
    12-2
    Urban Meyer Coaching Résumé
    2017 Ohio State Season 12-2
    2016 Ohio State Season 11-2
    2015 Ohio State Season 12-1
    2014 Ohio St 14-1 National Champions
    2013 Ohio State Season 12-2
    2012 Ohio State Season 12-0
  3. Nick Saban’s Coaching Tree and History

    by
    THS
    100/100
    Last Game: W 26-23 vs. Georgia (CFB Championship) | W 24-6 vs. Clemson (Sugar Bowl)
    Win Expectations: 14 | Record: 13-1
    (127-20) with Alabama • (11 Seasons) | 0.864%
    (218-62) Career Coaching Record • (22 Seasons) | 0.776%
    Grading Alabama Football
    2013
    A
    11-2
    2014
    A
    12-2
    2015
    A+
    14-1
    2016
    A+
    14-1
    2017
    A+
    13-1
    Nick Saban Coaching Résumé
    2017 Alabama 13-1 National Champions
    2016 Alabama 14-1 National Runner-Up
    2015 Alabama 14-1 National Champions
    2014 Alabama Season 12-2
    2013 Alabama Season 11-2
    2012 Alabama 13-1 National Champions
  4. Clay Helton’s Coaching Tree and History

    by
    THS
    89/100
    Last Game: L 7-24 #5 Ohio State Buckeyes (11-2) on Dec 29 in the Cotton Bowl
    Win Expectations: 7.4 | Record: 11-3
    (27-11) with USC • (3.1 Seasons) | 0.711%
    (27-11) Career Coaching Record • (3.08 Seasons) | 0.711%
    Grading USC Football
    2013
    A+
    10-4
    2014
    A+
    9-4
    2015
    A
    8-6
    2016
    A+
    10-3
    2017
    A+
    11-3
    Clay Helton Coaching Résumé
    2017 USC Season 11-3
    2016 USC Season 10-3
    2015 USC Season 8-6
    2014 USC (O-Cordinator) 9-4
    2013 USC (OC/Interim HC) 10-4
    2012 USC (QB Coach) 7-6
  5. David Shaw’s Coaching Tree and History

    by
    THS
    95/100
    Last Game: L 37-39 #15 TCU (10-3) in the Valero Alamo Bowl
    Win Expectations: 9.8 | Record: 9-5
    (73-23) with Stanford • (7 Seasons) | 0.76%
    (73-23) Career Coaching Record • (7 Seasons) | 0.76%
    Grading Stanford Football
    2013
    A+
    11-3
    2014
    B
    8-5
    2015
    A+
    12-2
    2016
    A
    10-3
    2017
    A-
    9-5
    David Shaw Coaching Résumé
    2017 Stanford Season 9-5
    2016 Stanford Season 10-3
    2015 Stanford Season 12-2
    2014 Stanford Season 8-5
    2013 Stanford Season 11-3
    2012 Stanford Season 12-2
  6. Herm Edwards’s Coaching Tree and History

    by
    THS
    54/100
    Last Game: L 31-52 #24 NC State (8-4) on Dec. 29 in the Hyundai Sun Bowl
    Win Expectations: 9.6 | Record: 7-6
    (0-0) with Arizona State • (0 Seasons) | 0%
    (54-74) Career Coaching Record • (8 Seasons) | 0.422%
    Grading Arizona State Football
    2013
    A+
    10-4
    2014
    A
    10-3
    2015
    C+
    6-7
    2016
    C-
    5-7
    2017
    B-
    7-6
    Herm Edwards Coaching Résumé
    2017 ESPN Analyst
    2016 ESPN Analyst
    2015 ESPN Analyst
    2014 ESPN Analyst
    2013 ESPN Analyst
    2012 ESPN Analyst
  7. Mario Cristobal’s Coaching Tree and History

    by
    THS
    83/100
    Last Game: L 28-38 #25 Boise State in the Las Vegas Bowl • Hired Mario Cristobal on 12/8/17
    Win Expectations: 4.3 | Record: 7-6
    (0-1) with Oregon • (0 Seasons) | 0%
    (27-48) Career Coaching Record • (6.08 Seasons) | 0.36%
    Grading Oregon Football
    2013
    A+
    11-2
    2014
    A+
    13-1
    2015
    A+
    9-4
    2016
    C-
    4-8
    2017
    A
    7-6
    Mario Cristobal Coaching Résumé
    2017 Oregon (OL/O-Cord) 7-5
    2016 Alabama (OL Coach) 14-1 National Runner-Up
    2015 Alabama (OL Coach) 14-1 National Champions
    2014 Alabama (OL Coach) 12-2
    2013 Alabama (OL Coach) 11-2
    2012 FIU Season 3-9
  8. Jim Harbaugh’s Coaching Tree and History

    by
    THS
    86/100
    Last Game: L 19-26 South Carolina (8-4) on Jan. 1 in the Outback Bowl
    Win Expectations: 10.8 | Record: 8-5
    (28-12) with Michigan • (3 Seasons) | 0.7%
    (130-58) Career Coaching Record • (10 Seasons) | 0.688%
    Grading Michigan Football
    2013
    B
    7-6
    2014
    D+
    5-7
    2015
    A
    10-3
    2016
    A
    10-3
    2017
    B-
    8-5
    Jim Harbaugh Coaching Résumé
    2017 Michigan Season 8-5
    2016 Michigan Season 10-3
    2015 Michigan Season 10-3
    2014 San Francisco 49ers 8-8
    2013 San Francisco 49ers 12-4 • Lost in NFC Championship to NYG
    2012 San Francisco 49ers 11-4-1 • Lost Super Bowl 47 to BAL
  9. Brian Kelly’s Coaching Tree and History

    by
    THS
    37/100
    Last Game: W 21-17 #17 LSU Tigers (9-3) on Jan. 1 in the Citrus Bowl
    Win Expectations: 9.6 | Record: 10-3
    (69-34) with Notre Dame • (8 Seasons) | 0.67%
    (240-91) Career Coaching Record • (27 Seasons) | 0.721%
    Grading Notre Dame Football
    2013
    C
    9-4
    2014
    D
    8-5
    2015
    B
    10-3
    2016
    F
    4-8
    2017
    A
    10-3
    Brian Kelly Coaching Résumé
    2017 Notre Dame Season 10-3
    2016 Notre Dame Season 4-8
    2015 Notre Dame Season 10-3
    2014 Notre Dame Season 8-5
    2013 Notre Dame Season 9-4
    2012 Notre Dame Season 12-1
  10. Tom Herman’s Coaching Tree and History

    by
    THS
    67/100
    Last Game: W 33-16 Missouri Tigers (7-5) in the Academy Sports + Outdoors Texas Bowl
    Win Expectations: 5.7 | Record: 7-6
    (8-6) with Texas • (1 Seasons) | 0.571%
    (30-10) Career Coaching Record • (3 Seasons) | 0.732%
    Grading Texas Football
    2013
    B-
    8-5
    2014
    B-
    6-7
    2015
    B-
    5-7
    2016
    C+
    5-7
    2017
    A-
    7-6
    Tom Herman Coaching Résumé
    2017 Texas Season 7-6
    2016 Houston Season 9-4
    2015 Houston Season 13-1
    2014 Ohio St (OC/QB) 14-1 National Champions
    2013 Ohio State OC/QB Coach (12-2)
    2012 Ohio State OC/QB Coach (12-0)
  11. Ed Orgeron’s Coaching Tree and History

    by
    THS
    83/100
    Last Game: L 17-21 #14 Notre Dame (9-3) on Jan. 1 in the Citrus Bowl
    Win Expectations: 5.3 | Record: 9-4
    (15-6) with LSU • (1.7 Seasons) | 0.714%
    (31-33) Career Coaching Record • (5.75 Seasons) | 0.484%
    Grading LSU Football
    2013
    A
    10-3
    2014
    B
    8-5
    2015
    A
    9-3
    2016
    B
    8-4
    2017
    A+
    9-4
    Ed Orgeron Coaching Résumé
    2017 LSU Season 9-4
    2016 LSU Season 8-4
    2015 LSU Season 9-3
    Out of Coaching
    2013 USC (Interim HC 6-2) 10-4
    2012 USC (DL Coach) 7-6
  12. Dan Mullen’s Coaching Tree and History

    by
    THS
    88/100
    Last Game: Did not play in a Bowl Game
    Win Expectations: 7.1 | Record: 4-7
    (0-0) with Florida • (0 Seasons) | 0%
    (69-46) Career Coaching Record • (9 Seasons) | 0.6%
    Grading Florida Football
    2013
    C
    4-8
    2014
    B+
    6-5
    2015
    A+
    10-4
    2016
    A
    9-4
    2017
    C-
    4-7
    Dan Mullen Coaching Résumé
    2017 Mississippi State Season 9-4
    2016 Mississippi State Season 6-7
    2015 Mississippi State Season 9-4
    2014 Mississippi State Season 10-3
    2013 Mississippi State Season 7-6
    2012 Mississippi State Season 8-5
  13. Dabo Swinney’s Coaching Tree and History

    by
    THS
    99/100
    Last Game: L 6-24 #4 Alabama (12-1) on Jan 1 in the Sugar Bowl
    Win Expectations: 12.9 | Record: 12-2
    (101-31) with Clemson • (10 Seasons) | 0.765%
    (101-31) Career Coaching Record • (10 Seasons) | 0.765%
    Grading Clemson Football
    2013
    A+
    11-2
    2014
    A-
    10-3
    2015
    A+
    14-1
    2016
    A+
    14-1
    2017
    A+
    12-2
    Dabo Swinney Coaching Résumé
    2017 Clemson Season 12-2
    2016 Clemson 13-1 National Champions
    2015 Clemson (14-1) National Runner-Up
    2014 Clemson Season 10-3
    2013 Clemson Season 11-2
    2012 Clemson Season 11-2
  14. Why did Todd Graham get Fired from Arizona State?

    by
    THS
    70/100
    Last Game: W 42-30 Arizona
    Win Expectations: 9.6 | Record: 7-5
    (46-31) with Arizona State • (6.0 Seasons) | 0.597%
    (95-60) Career Coaching Record • (13.00 Seasons) | 0.613%
    Grading Arizona State Football
    2013
    A+
    10-4
    2014
    A
    10-3
    2015
    C+
    6-7
    2016
    C-
    5-7
    2017
    B-
    7-5
    Todd Graham Coaching Résumé
    2016 Arizona State Season 5-7
    2015 Arizona State Season 6-7
    2014 Arizona State Season 10-3
    2013 Arizona State Season 10 - 4
    2012 Arizona State Season 8 - 5
  15. Randy Shannon’s Coaching Tree and History

    by
    THS
    78/100
    Last Game: L 38-22 Florida State
    Win Expectations: 7.1 | Record: 4-7
    (1-3) with Florida • (0.3 Seasons) | 0.250%
    (32-29) Career Coaching Record • (4.92 Seasons) | 0.525%
    Grading Florida Football
    2013
    C
    4-8
    2014
    B+
    6-5
    2015
    A+
    10-4
    2016
    A
    9-4
    2017
    C+
    4-7
    Randy Shannon Coaching Résumé
    2016 Florida (Co-DC) 9-4
    2015 Florida (Co-DC) 10-4
    2014 Arkansas (LB)
    2013 Arkansas (LB) 3-9
    2012 TCU (LB) 7-6
  16. Why was Jim McElwain Fired from Florida?

    by
    THS
    83/100
    Last Game: L 42-7 Georgia
    Win Expectations: 7.1 | Record: 3-4
    (22-12) with Florida • (2.6 Seasons) | 0.647%
    (44-28) Career Coaching Record • (5.58 Seasons) | 0.611%
    Grading Florida Football
    2013
    C
    4-8
    2014
    B+
    6-5
    2015
    A+
    10-4
    2016
    A
    9-4
    2017
    B-
    3-4
    Jim McElwain Coaching Résumé
    2016 Florida Season 9-4
    2015 Florida Season 10-4
    2014 Colorado State Season 10-2
    2013 Colorado State Season 8-6
    2012 Colorado State Season 4-8

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