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Multiple sources are reporting that Nick Saban has received a raise and contract extension from the University of Alabama. Per ESPN:

The four-time championship-winning coach will make an NCAA-best $6.5 million in base salary per year through Jan. 21, 2022. The new contract adds two years and roughly $1 million annually in salary from the previous raise he received in April 2013.

Should Saban complete the full term of the new deal, he will be awarded a $400,000 bonus, bringing the total contract to $55.2 million.
The details for offensive coordinator Lane Kifin and defensive coordinator Kirby Smart contract's were also released on Tuesday:

Kiffin's three-year contract that will pay him $680,000 the first two years and then $714,000 the year after that.

Smart's contract was extended one year and he will earn more than $1.3 million through February 28th 2017.
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"Pay increases for being embarrassed in a bowl game and being out coached by your rival? Expensive day for Alabama

Fixed it for ya
Reply29 months
55 mil? Is that 10 mil for every foot in height?
Reply29 months
Pay increases for being embarrassed in a bowl game and being out coached by your rival? Sad day for Alabama
Reply29 months
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