AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Auburn defensive coordinator Will Muschamp will make at least $5.1 million over three years.READ MORE: COVID In Florida: Cases, Positivity Rates, Deaths Rise Amid Coronavirus Surge
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: 'Biggest Tragedy Is Preventable Loss Of Life': Memorial Healthcare System Chief Urges Public To Get COVID Vaccine
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: Florida Becoming Epicenter Of Coronavirus Outbreak
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