Assistant coaches contract details released, officially signed

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LINCOLN, Neb. -- Contracts for Nebraska football’s new assistant coaches have officially been signed and made available to the public.

The assistant coaches salaries, according to the University athletic department, are as follows: (The full contacts can be seen by clicking the hyperlinks below)

Greg Austin - Offensive Line Coach - $475,000

Erik Chinander - Defensive Coordinator - $800,000

Mike Dawson - Defensive Line Coach - $475,000

Jovan Dewitt - Outside LB/Special Teams - $475,000

Travis Fisher - Defensive Backs Coach - $300,000

Ryan Held - Running Backs Coach - $300,000

Mario Verduzco - Quarterbacks Coach - $350,000

Troy Walters – Offensive Coordinator - $700,000

Zach Duval – Strength and Conditioning - $375,000

Sean Beckton – Tight Ends Coach - $400,000

Incentives, based on the percentage of each assistant coaches salary, are paid based on accomplishments.

Each assistant would receive a 15 percent payout for winning a conference championship, and a 25 percent payout for a national championship.

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