Nick Saban And Alabama Agree To Contract Extension

Alabama coach Nick Saban appears to be staying in Tuscaloosa after all.

A high-ranking Alabama source said Friday night there’s an agreement in place for Saban to remain the Crimson Tide coach.

“It’s not quite ready to be announced…there’s certainly an understanding that he’ll be the coach,” the source said. “It’s considered imminent.”

The negotiations were ‘fairly routine’ and a healthy raise will be involved, according to the source. Alabama approached Saban about a contract extension weeks ago and is prepared to keep him the highest paid coach in the country…

 

More at: http://www.cbssports.com/collegefootball/writer/jeremy-fowler/24374726/saban-alabama-nearing-contract-extension

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