Want to work with the data directly?

SportSource Analytics is the industry leader when it comes to college football data.

The same data sets we used to power our platforms (including cfbstats.com), we make available and affordable to the entire college football analytics community.

Why Our Data?



Our data set is the official data set of the College Football Playoff. It is also used by hundreds of companies, bloggers, websites, college teams, professional teams, and fans.


Our data set has every play of every game for all 130 FBS Teams.


Cost Effective

Save tens of thousands of dollars in trying to aggregate this data manually.



Our CSV (Comma Separated Values) format can easily be imported into any spreadsheet or database in seconds.


Guaranteed Updates

Our files are updated frequently during the week and every Sunday morning after all the weeks games are played.

Our Data Packages

Below are the three main data packages that we offer.

Basic Package
The Basic Package provides a very robust set of data targeted at those getting started with analytics. This package is also perfect for fantasy players trying to gear up for the upcoming season.

Advanced Package
This package is designed to have the lowest level data required to perform very detailed analytics. It includes detail of every play that is run for all FBS Teams in addition to all of the data in the Basic Package. Both commerical and non-commerical packages are available.

Complete Package
This package provides all of the detail of the Advanced Package in addition to a historical data set going back to 2005. This set is perfect for performing trending and regression analysis over 10+ years of data. Both commerical and non-commercial packages are available.

Basic Advanced Complete
Player Rosters
Player Statistics
Team Data
Game Data
Offensive Data
Defensive Data
Special Teams Data
Detailed Drive/Possession Data
Detailed Play By Play Data ✖
Historical Data (2005-present) ✖ ✖
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Sign up before August 15th for our Basic Package and get the early season discount price of $299.


All of the data is provided via a compressed zip file. This zip file contains several CSV (Comma Separated Value) files. The files are self-explanatory and each file has detailed column headers that define the statistics covered in the file. There is also a RELEASE.txt file that has a data dictionary to help users work with the files.

 Download our sample Advanced Package file, which is the complete 2005 Season Advanced Package file.

 Download our sample Basic Package file, which is the complete 2005 Basic Package file.

Want to learn more?

Contact us at team@sportsourceanalytics.com for sales information and pricing.