OU Football Tradition | Modern Era
Updated January 29, 2014  
 
Oklahoma is the winningest program in what is widely considered the modern era of college football. OU has the most victories and best winning percentage of any team since the end of World War II. The Sooners have earned seven AP National Championships in that span and are recognized by the NCAA for 16 titles since 1946.
 
 Total Wins (1946-2013)
 School  Wins
 1. Oklahoma  598
 2. Texas  556
 2. Nebraska  556
 4. Ohio State  546
 5. Alabama  542
 6. Michigan  531
 7. USC  522
 8. Notre Dame  520
 9. Tennessee  519
 10. Georgia  511
 
 Winning Percentage (1946-2013)
 School  Pct.  W-L-T
Games
 1. Oklahoma  .76422  598-180-13
791
 2. Ohio State  .74832  546-177-20
743
 3. Texas  .71438  556-219-11
786
 4. Michigan  .70949  531-213-15
759
 5. Nebraska  .70503  556-230-9
795
 6. Alabama  .70434  542-222-19
783
 7. USC  .69506  522-224-23
769
 8. Notre Dame  .69160  520-228-14
762
 9. Penn State  .68369  444-203-9
656
 10. Tennessee  .67322  519-246-23
788
     
 Weeks Ranked No. 1 in AP Poll
 School  No. 1  Top 5
 1. Oklahoma  101  383
 2. Notre Dame  98  286
 3. Ohio State  94  330
 4. USC  91  277
 5. Alabama  71  325
 6. Nebraska  70  296
 7. Miami (Fla.)  68  202
 8. Florida State  63  222
 9. Texas  45  267
 10. Florida  41  184
 
 Weeks Ranked in BCS (1998-13)
 School  No. 1  Top 5
 1. Oklahoma  20  48
 2. Alabama  16  45
 3. Ohio State  15  40
     USC  15  37
 5. LSU  10  29
 6. Florida State  9  33
 7. Florida  7  39
     Miami (Fla.)  7  30
 9. Nebraska  5  15
     Tennessee  5  16
     
 Consensus All-Americans (1946-2013)
 1. Oklahoma
 75
 2. Notre Dame
 70
 3. USC
 68
 4. Ohio State
 61
 5. Texas
 55
 6. Alabama
 49
     Michigan
 49
     Nebraska  49
 8. UCLA
 39
 9. Miami (Fla.)
 35
     Penn State
 35
 
 Longest Win Streaks (1946-2013)
 1. Oklahoma
 47 (1953-1957)
 2. Toledo
 35 (1969-1971)
 3. Miami (Fla.)
 34 (2000-2003)
 4. Oklahoma
 31 (1948-1950)
 5. Texas
 30 (1968-1970)
 6. Miami (Fla.)
 29 (1990-1993)
 7. Oklahoma
 28 (1973-1975)
     Alabama  28 (1978-1980)
     Michigan State
 28 (1950-1953)
 10. Nebraska
 26 (1994-1996)
     
 NCAA-Recognized Titles (1946-2013)
 1. Oklahoma  16
 2. Alabama  14
 3. Notre Dame  13
 4. USC  12
 5. Nebraska  11
     Ohio State  11
 7. Miami  9
 8. Florida State  8
 9. Texas  7
 10. Michigan  6
       Michigan State  6
 
 AP National Titles (1946-2013)
 1. Alabama  9 (2012)
 2. Oklahoma  7 (2000)
     Notre Dame  7 (1988)
 4. Miami (Fla.)  5 (2001)
     USC  5 (2004)
 6. Minnesota  4 (1960)
     Nebraska  4 (1995)
     Ohio State  4 (2002)
 9. Florida  3 (2008)
     Florida State  3 (2013)
     Texas  3 (2005)
 
OU Football Tradition | Source - NCAA Record Book