In 2019, Franklin’s contract surges to $5,350,000 in guaranteed compensation ($2,650,000 paid by the school in base salary). He receives an additional $300,000 in base salary in each of the years for the remainder of the contract, which will max out at $6,250,000 (before potential bonuses) in 2022.
At a reported $5.8 million a year, James Franklin will have the fourth-highest salary of college football coaches in the country.
Ohio State’s sixth-year head coach told ESPN’s Chris Low Thursday he thought the Nittany Lions “absolutely belonged” in last year’s four-team playoff field.
The Nittany Lions currently count two coaches and two players from the WPIAL power, with intentions of adding more in the future.
Forget Dippin’ Dots — fans will now be able to purchase pints of Creamery ice cream from concession stands on game day inside Beaver Stadium.
Jarvis Miller earned his black belt in karate at age 13. Now, he’s drawing on those martial arts skills as he acclimates to a new position.
“There are bigger guys, there are stronger guys, there are faster guys, but he is as polished and as productive of a wideout as I’ve been around in a camp setting,” James Franklin said. “I think he’s gonna have a huge year for us.”
Entering training camp one week late won’t stop Devon Still from competing for a spot on the New York Jets’ roster. It’s one of the easier challenges he’s faced.
“You want to see increments getting better. I don’t expect him to go out there and be Roger Staubach,” Jets head coach Todd Bowles said. “The kid has to get a chance to play and make some mistakes, grow from it, and come back from adversity and make good plays.”