With the college football season coming to an end, NFL teams in need of head coaches and coordinators can really start dissecting prospects. While each year there are a number of potential candidates hoping to make the leap from college to the NFL, only a handful of coaches can be considered the hottest prospects.
Big names like Nick Saban, Chip Kelly and Bill O'Brien won't be in these rankings. It's not that NFL teams wouldn't love to get their hands on them, it's just that none of them are realistic options for the NFL at this point.
Instead, our rankings will be filled with the hottest college coaching prospects who have a realistic chance of landing in the NFL in the near future.
Here is a list of the seven hottest NFL head coach/coordinator prospects from the college football ranks.