In 2014, the Bulldogs finished with an overall record of 10-3 and defeated Louisville in the Belk Bowl, 37-14.
As a member of the Big Ten, the Buckeyes don’t always get the respect they deserve. But head coach Urban Meyer has brought the program back to national championship status.
The Sooners finished the season with an 8-5 record but they still remain as one of the richest football programs in the nation.
Head coach Butch Jones has brought optimism and excitement back to Rocky Top as the Vols continue to work their way back to national prominence in the SEC.
Under current head coach Gus Malzahn, the Tigers lost the 2013-14 national championship game against Florida State. Prior to that, the Tigers won the national championship over Oregon in 2010.
Under head coach Les Miles, LSU has been one of the most consistent teams in the SEC and the entire country.
Coach Nick Saban is considered one of the best, if not the best coach in the country as the Tide has been dominant ever since he was hired in 2007.
Despite the recent failures of Rich Rodriguez and Brady Hoke, the school still sits proudly as the No. 3 richest college football program in the country.
Combine that with a rich TV deal from NBC, it’s easy to understand why the Golden Domers are near the top of this list.
Thanks to the Longhorn Network, the program has seen a serious boost in profits leading them to become the richest college football program.