OU Football Tradition | Modern Era
Updated July 20, 2015  
 
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 (1946-2014)
 School  Wins
 1. Oklahoma  606
 2. Nebraska  565
 3. Texas  562
 4. Penn State  561
 5. Ohio State  560
 6. Alabama  554
 7. Michigan  536
 8. Southern Cal  531
 9. Notre Dame  528
 10. Tennessee  526
 
 Winning Percentage (1946-2014)
 School  Pct.  W-L-T
Games
 1. Oklahoma  .76182  606-185-13
804
 2. Ohio State  .75198  560-178-20
758
 3. Penn State  .72593  561-209-9
779
 4. Texas  .71026  562-226-11
799
 5. Alabama  .70703  554-224-19
797
 6. Michigan  .70493  536-220-15
771
 7. Nebraska  .70483  565-234-9
808
 8. USC  .69373  531-228-23
782
 9. Notre Dame  .69032  528-233-14
775
 10. Florida St.  .67862  512-238-17
767
     
 Weeks Ranked No. 1 in AP Poll
 School  No. 1  Top 5
 1. Oklahoma  101  385
 2. Ohio State  91  316
 3. USC  90  269
 4. Notre Dame  83  246
 5. Alabama  73  320
 6. Florida State  72  239
 7. Nebraska  70  296
 8. Miami (FL)  68  202
 9. Texas  43  261
 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 (1946-2014)
 1. Oklahoma
 74
 2. Notre Dame
 70
 3. USC
 68
 4. Ohio State
 62
 5. Texas
 56
 6. Alabama
 51
 7.  Michigan
 49
      Nebraska  49
 8. UCLA
 39
 9. Miami (Fla.)
 35
     Penn State
 35
 
 Longest Win Streaks (1946-2014)
 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 (1946-2014)
 1. Oklahoma  16
 2. Alabama  14
 3. Notre Dame  13
 4. USC  12
 5. Ohio State  12
 6. Nebraska  11
 7. Miami  9
 8. Florida State  8
 9. Texas  7
 10. Michigan  6
       Michigan State  6
 
 AP National Titles (1946-2014)
 1. Alabama  9 (2012)
 2. Oklahoma  7 (2000)
     Notre Dame  7 (1988)
 4. Miami (Fla.)  5 (2001)
     USC  5 (2004)
     Ohio State  5 (2014)
7.  Minnesota  4 (1960)
     Nebraska  4 (1995)
 9. Florida  3 (2008)
     Florida State  3 (2013)
     Texas  3 (2005)
 
OU Football Tradition | Source - NCAA Record Book