AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Auburn defensive coordinator Will Muschamp will make at least $5.1 million over three years.READ MORE: 120 Opa-locka Residents Return Home After Gas Explosion At Apartment Complex
The university released the contract Wednesday. The former Florida head coach will make $1.6 million in the 2015 season and receive $100,000 raises in each of the next two years plus unspecified bonuses.
Florida also owes Muschamp $6.3 million over three years. That raises his total pay to $3.9 million a year.READ MORE: Police Investigate Double Shooting In NW Miami-Dade
Auburn coach Gus Malzahn calls Muschamp “the best defensive mind in all of football, not just college football.”
If Auburn fires him without cause before Dec. 31, 2017, the school would owe Muschamp the balance of his contract. He’d have to pay $1 million if he leaves before the end of this season or the SEC championship game.MORE NEWS: CDC Issues New Covid-19 Guidance For The Holiday Season
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