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Chizik Receives Contract Extension And Raise

Coach Gene Chizik

Auburn's head football coach has received a new deal with a minimum of $3.5 million per year.

Auburn, Ala.--After leading the Tigers to the 2010 BCS Championship, Auburn has rewarded head football coach Gene Chizik with a new contract that is worth at least $3.5 million per year. Auburn director of athletics, Jay Jacobs, announced the new contract for Chizik on Friday. The deal will run through the 2015 season. "I am pleased to announce a well-deserved raise and contract extension for... Recommended Stories