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Created: Wednesday, December 16, 2009, at 18:06:49 EDT

Decade in College Football

Who is the player of the decade?
Adrian Peterson
19% 1520 votes
Colt McCoy
12% 937 votes
Darren McFadden
3% 243 votes
Matt Leinart
4% 296 votes
Reggie Bush
13% 1028 votes
Tim Tebow
50% 3950 votes
Total: 7974 votes
Who is the coach of the decade?
Bob Stoops
5% 367 votes
Gary Patterson
3% 213 votes
Jim Tressel
5% 378 votes
Mack Brown
13% 1068 votes
Nick Saban
11% 875 votes
Pete Carroll
31% 2477 votes
Urban Meyer
33% 2675 votes
Total: 8053 votes
Which is the program of the decade?
Boise State
6% 474 votes
Florida
27% 2161 votes
LSU
3% 257 votes
Ohio State
4% 354 votes
Oklahoma
4% 360 votes
Texas
15% 1190 votes
USC
40% 3242 votes
Total: 8038 votes
Which is the rivalry of the decade?
Florida-Georgia
10% 756 votes
LSU-Auburn
5% 426 votes
Ohio State-Michigan
16% 1245 votes
Oklahoma-Texas
63% 5014 votes
Oregon-Oregon State
6% 488 votes
Total: 7929 votes
What is the game of the decade?
Ohio State 31, Miami 24 (2003 Fiesta Bowl)
9% 740 votes
USC 34, Notre Dame 31 (2005)
6% 491 votes
Texas 41, USC 38 (2006 Rose Bowl)
51% 4045 votes
Ohio State 42, Michigan 39 (2006)
3% 267 votes
Boise State 43, Oklahoma 42 (2007 Fiesta Bowl)
31% 2455 votes
Total: 7998 votes
What is the upset of the decade?
Boise State 43, Oklahoma 42 (2007 Fiesta Bowl)
27% 2150 votes
Appalachian State 34, Michigan 32 (2007)
57% 4587 votes
Pittsburgh 13, West Virginia 9 (2007)
2% 139 votes
Stanford 24, USC 23 (2007)
9% 755 votes
Utah 31, Alabama 17 (2009 Sugar Bowl)
5% 384 votes
Total: 8015 votes
What is the performance of the decade?
Adrian Peterson against Texas (2004)
7% 526 votes
Vince Young against USC (2006 Rose Bowl)
63% 5055 votes
Darren McFadden against LSU (2006 and 2007)
6% 445 votes
Michael Crabtree against Texas (2008)
6% 467 votes
Ndamukong Suh against Texas ( 2009 Big 12 title game)
19% 1491 votes
Total: 7984 votes
Which is the best single-season team of the decade?
2000 Oklahoma
6% 483 votes
2001 Miami
24% 1899 votes
2002 Ohio State
5% 421 votes
2004 USC
26% 2051 votes
2004 Auburn
4% 328 votes
2004 Utah
2% 148 votes
2005 Texas
19% 1515 votes
2009 Alabama
10% 798 votes
2009 Texas
1% 43 votes
2009 TCU
4% 302 votes
Total: 7988 votes
Which is the worst coaching hire of the decade?
Bill Callahan at Nebraska
20% 1660 votes
Charlie Weis at Notre Dame
28% 2294 votes
Dennis Franchione at Texas A&M
22% 1810 votes
Greg Robinson at Syracuse
4% 340 votes
Karl Dorrell at UCLA
1% 117 votes
Mike Shula at Alabama
5% 443 votes
Ron Zook at Florida
9% 716 votes
Steve Kragthorpe at Louisville
4% 292 votes
Tyrone Willingham at Washington
6% 532 votes
Total: 8204 votes
Which is the conference of the decade?
ACC
2% 151 votes
Big 12
22% 1761 votes
Big East
2% 162 votes
Big Ten
5% 414 votes
Pac-10
6% 475 votes
SEC
64% 5218 votes
Total: 8181 votes
This poll is not scientific and reflects the opinions of only those Internet users who have chosen to participate. The results cannot be assumed to represent the opinions of Internet users in general nor the public as a whole.
 
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