Pete Fiutak of College Football News ranked all 130 college football coaches based on their performances in 2017.
Fiutak based the rankings off “who did the most with the least, and the least with the most.”
Georgia head coach Kirby Smart checked in at No. 11. Smart, In his second year in Athens, led Georgia to its first SEC Championship win in over a decade, won SEC Coach of the Year, took down Oklahoma in the Rose Bowl and came so very close to beating Alabama in the national title.
Below are some notable rankings from the article.
130. Jimbo Fisher, Florida State
125. Butch Jones, Tennessee
123. Bret Bielema, Arkansas
112. Jim McElwain, Florida
111. Derek Mason, Vanderbilt
80. Paul Johnson, Georgia Tech
28. Gus Malzahn, Auburn
19. Mark Richt, Miami
11. Kirby Smart, Georgia
10. Nick Saban, Alabama
3. Lane Kiffin, Florida Atlantic
2. Scott Frost, UCF