Jimbo Fisher, Florida State, in bonuses alone could add almost $700,000 to his salary in the low millions.
Urban Meyer, Ohio State, in bonuses alone could add between $350-450, 000 to his salary of $3.2 million.
Gus Malzahn, Auburn, in bonuses alone could add over $1 million to his salary, unknown by me but suspect it to be $3 million.
Gary Pinkel, Missouri, in bonuses alone could add up to $350,000 to his salary, unknown by me but suspect $2 million.
Plus other perks adding into 10's of thousands of dollars.
And the beat goes on for football coaches. Yes, I know about job insecurity but in just two years, a coach could make more than 100 highly skilled workers make in one year and the number could even be higher.
Just supply and demand and an a lot of crazies out there. At the end of the day, (a popular redundant saying these days,) our demand to be entertained may do us in.
Read more about this subject in the December 5th edition of USA TODAY.