1983 National Championships

Recognized National Championships

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1 Miami (FL) National Champions

All National Championship Selections

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1 Auburn (AL) 1st-N-Goal
Angelo Louisa
ARGH Power Ratings
Billingsley Report
College Football Researchers Association
David Wilson
DKC Ratings
Foundation for the Analysis of Competitions and Tournaments
James Howell
Jeff Self
Massy Ratings
New York Times
Nutshell Sports Football Ratings
Quality Champions
Soren Sorensen
Sparks Achievement Ratings
Steve Eck
The Fleming System
Thomas Jech
2 Brigham Young (UT) Harry Frye
3 Clemson (SC) Bob Kirlin
4 Georgia Annual Football Predictions
5 Miami (FL) Associated Press
Bob Royce
Dunkel System
Football News
Football Writers Association of America
National Championship Foundation
National Football Foundation and Hall of Fame
Patrick Premo
Sports Illustrated
The Sporting News
The State's National Champions
United Press International
6 Nebraska Century Football Index
Cliff Morgan
Clyde Berryman
Edward Litkenhous
Foundation for the Analysis of Competitions and Tournaments
Harry DeVold
Loren Maxwell
Matthews Grid Ratings
Mel Smith
Poling System
Sagarin Ratings
SW!-TECH Computer Ratings
Washington Touchdown Club

Lower Division National Championships

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1 Southern Illinois NCAA Division I-AA National Champions
2 North Dakota St. NCAA Division II National Champions
3 Augustana (IL) NCAA Division III National Champions
4 Grambling St. (LA) Black College National Champions
5 Carson-Newman (TN) NAIA Division I National Champions
6 Northwestern College (IA) NAIA Division II National Champions