Michigan football coach Jim Harbaugh has inked an extension.
The Wolverines announced late Friday afternoon that Harbaugh had agreed to an extension through the 2025 season. (RELATED: David Hookstead Is The True King In The North When It Comes To College Football)
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— Michigan Football (@UMichFootball) January 8, 2021
According to Rainer Sabin, Harbaugh’s base salary will start at $4 million with annual increases and a very low buyout.
Jim Harbaugh new contract details:
2021 base salary: $4 million; buyout $4 million
2022 base salary: $4,101,850; buyout $3 million
2023 base salary: $4,206,756; buyout $2 million
2024 base salary: $4,314,808; buyout $1 million
2025 base salary: $4,426,102; $0
— Rainer Sabin (@RainerSabin) January 8, 2021
I wish you could all see the smile on my face right now. I’m literally watching “Friday Night Lights,” drinking a Busch Light and grinning.
An extension through 20205? Music to my ears. I wish they’d signed him to a decade long extension.
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Seriously, what the hell is Michigan doing? It’s almost like they don’t even care anymore. It’s almost like the Wolverines are content being a 9-3 or 10-2 team every season, losing to Ohio State and splitting every other year with elite B1G teams.
It’s glorious. It’s truly glorious!
Michigan Wolverines football coach Jim Harbaugh has officially agreed to an extension.
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— David Hookstead (@dhookstead) January 8, 2021
Never change Michigan! Never change!