Div. 1–A Conference Champs
|Big Ten||Ohio St.||7–2|
|Pacific Coast AA||Cal St. Fullerton*||6–1|
*After the PCAA season, champion UNLV (7–0), forfeited all of its wins due to an ineligible player.
‡Florida was put on probation and had to vacate SEC title.
|Bowl Games with Top 20 Teams||1984 College Football Recap||Heisman Trophy Voting|