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Ohio State Coach Urban Meyer receives lucrative contract extension
Ohio State Coach Urban Meyer receives lucrative contract extension

Ohio State Coach Urban Meyer sealed his long-term future with the Buckeyes in January after guiding the program to its first college football national title in more than a decade. On Monday, he was rewarded by the university. Ohio State signed Meyer to a lucrative contract extension through the 2020 season that makes  him college football's second highest-paid coach, behind Alabama's Nick Saban. Meyer's original contract with Ohio State ran through the 2017 season. His new deal will increase his pay for 2015 from $4.9 million to $5.8 million and increase his compensation each year. The contract changes and extension are expected to be officially...

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