College Sports The Best College Football Stadiums  

Blake Edwards
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List Rules Only arenas currently used by NCAA football teams

The best college football stadiums are those football fields on college campuses that are the most loved by fans of the home team and most feared by rival fans. Hosting in excess of 100,000 fans per game each Saturday in the fall, these are the biggest, most popular and absolute best stadiums college football has to offer.

It's hard not to name the biggest stadium in America, and the third-largest in the world, as among the elite. Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor, Michigan, home to the winningest team in college football history, the Michigan Wolverines, remains the gold standard for college football stadiums. Following in terms of biggest capacity, Beaver Stadium, where the Penn State Nittany Lions call home, and Neyland Stadium, home field of the Tennessee Volunteers follow with each hosting over 102,000-plus when at full capacity.

But there are plenty of other absolutely fabulous stadiums across the country for college football fans. Bryant-Denny Stadium, home of the Alabama Crimson Tide, Tiger Stadium, where the LSU Tigers compete, Kyle Field, home to the Texas A&M Aggies and Notre Dame Stadium, the mothership of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish are all favorites for fans of the home team and numerous others around the country and world.

So, whether you prefer the world record crowds packing The Big House or the history and charm of the Rose Bowl, if you're a true college football fan, you owe it to yourself to experience a game in these best college football stadiums. Vote for your favorites below then go vote for the best NFL stadiums and best college basketball arenas too!

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Rose Bowl is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
Rose Bowl Pasadena, California, USA - UCLA Bruins

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Michigan Stadium is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
Michigan Stadium Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA - Michigan Wolverines

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Notre Dame Stadium is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
Notre Dame Stadium Notre Dame, Indiana, USA - Notre Dame Fighting Irish

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Ohio Stadium is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
Ohio Stadium Columbus, Ohio, USA - Ohio State Buckeyes

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Tiger Stadium is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
Tiger Stadium Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA - LSU Tigers

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Beaver Stadium is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
Beaver Stadium Pennsylvania State University, State College, Pennsylvania - Penn State Nittany Lions

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Neyland Stadium is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
Neyland Stadium Knoxville, Tennessee, USA - Tennessee Volunteers

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Bryant–Denny Stadium is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
Bryant–Denny Stadium Tuscaloosa, Alabama, USA - Alabama Crimson Tide

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Kyle Field is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
Kyle Field College Station, Texas, USA - Texas A&M Aggies

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Memorial Stadium, Lincoln is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
Memorial Stadium, Lincoln Lincoln, Nebraska, USA - Nebraska Cornhuskers

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Camp Randall Stadium is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
Camp Randall Stadium Madison, Wisconsin, USA - Wisconsin Badgers

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Memorial Stadium, Clemson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
Memorial Stadium, Clemson Clemson, South Carolina, USA - Clemson Tigers

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Sanford Stadium is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
Sanford Stadium Athens, Georgia, USA - Georgia Bulldogs

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Jordan–Hare Stadium is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
Jordan–Hare Stadium Auburn, Alabama, USA - Auburn Tigers

The Most Underrated College Football Player

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Autzen Stadium is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
Autzen Stadium Eugene, Oregon, USA - Oregon Ducks

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Bronco Stadium is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
Bronco Stadium Boise, Idaho, USA - Boise State Broncos

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Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum Los Angeles, California, USA - USC Trojans

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Doak Campbell Stadium is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
Doak Campbell Stadium Tallahassee, Florida, USA - Florida State Seminoles

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Husky Stadium is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
Husky Stadium Seattle, Washington, USA - Washington Huskies

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Ben Hill Griffin Stadium is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
Ben Hill Griffin Stadium Gainesville, Florida, USA - Florida Gators

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Navy–Marine Corps Memorial Sta... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
Navy–Marine Corps Memorial Stadium Annapolis, Maryland, USA - Navy Midshipmen

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Darrell K Royal–Texas Memorial... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
Darrell K Royal–Texas Memorial Stadium Austin, Texas, USA - Texas Longhorns

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Kinnick Stadium is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
JaysonCrawford1 added Kinnick Stadium Iowa City, Iowa, USA - Iowa Hawkeyes

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Spartan Stadium is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
LizzardKing added Spartan Stadium East Lansing, Michigan, USA - Michigan State Spartans

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OU Memorial Stadium is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
kaylive added OU Memorial Stadium Oklahoma Univ. Sooners

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Williams-Brice Stadium is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
Williams-Brice Stadium Columbia, South Carolina, USA - South Carolina Gamecocks

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TCF Bank Stadium is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
TCF Bank Stadium Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA - Minnesota Golden Gophers

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Falcon Stadium is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
Falcon Stadium United States Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, Colorado - Air Force Falcons

The Best Alabama Crimson Tide Football Players of All Time

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Michie Stadium is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
Michie Stadium West Point, New York, USA - Army Black Knights

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Gaylord Family Oklahoma Memori... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
backrowpolitics added Gaylord Family Oklahoma Memorial Stadium Norman, Oklahoma, USA

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Lane Stadium is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
Lane Stadium Virginia, USA - Virginia Tech Hokies

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Sun Devil Stadium is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
ericrdahl added Sun Devil Stadium Arizona State

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Mountaineer Stadium is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
Mountaineer Stadium Morgantown, West Virginia - West Virginia

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Stanford Stadium is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
Stanford Stadium Stanford, California, USA

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Vaught–Hemingway Stadium is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
Vaught–Hemingway Stadium Mississippi, USA - Ole Miss Rebels

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Donald W. Reynolds Razorback S... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium Fayetteville, Arkansas, USA - Arkansas Razorbacks

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California Memorial Stadium is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
surag added California Memorial Stadium California, USA - Cal Golden Bears

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War Memorial Stadium is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
fsutyson added War Memorial Stadium Laramie, Wyoming, USA

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Bill Snyder Family Football St... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
Brody Hillstock added Bill Snyder Family Football Stadium Manhattan, Kansas, USA - Kansas State Wildcats

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Amon G. Carter Stadium is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
Amon G. Carter Stadium Fort Worth, Texas, USA - TCU Horned Frogs

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LaVell Edwards Stadium is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
jnrob09 added LaVell Edwards Stadium Provo, Utah, USA

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Sun Bowl Stadium is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
Tom Derr added Sun Bowl Stadium University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, Texas

The Best Current College Football Coaches

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Folsom Field is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
fsutyson added Folsom Field Boulder, Colorado, USA - Colorado Buffaloes

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Bobby Dodd Stadium is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
fsutyson added Bobby Dodd Stadium Atlanta, Georgia, USA - Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets

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Kenan Memorial Stadium is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
Gabby Gellerman added Kenan Memorial Stadium Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA

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Yale Bowl is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
Scott Healy added Yale Bowl New Haven, Connecticut, USA

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Raymond James Stadium is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
fsutyson added Raymond James Stadium Tampa, Florida, USA

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Arizona Stadium is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
fsutyson added Arizona Stadium Tucson, Arizona, USA

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Memorial Stadium is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
txmcvf added Memorial Stadium Champaign, Illinois, USA - Nebraska Cornhuskers

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Faurot Field is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best College Football Stadiums
fsutyson added Faurot Field Columbia, Missouri, USA