The haves and the have nots.
College football programs aren’t created equal in terms of talent levels, coaching prestige and facilities, but that hasn’t stopped some from maintaining continued success thanks to a solid foundation and plan, a model that has stood the test of time — or at least nearly two decades for this exercise.
USC’s dynasty after the turn of the century. Alabama’s incredible stretch. Oklahoma’s obliteration of the Big 12. All periods of dominance stand on their own merit and reflect just how difficult it is to sustain prosperity in college football.
Based on regular season and postseason results, here are college football’s 15 winningest programs since 2000: