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Of college football coaches, CEOs, and excessive pay at the top
Of college football coaches, CEOs, and excessive pay at the top

Readers of this blog know that we have an indirect, and fairly mild, rooting interest in University of Michigan Wolverines football. Lately that's been a disappointing experience in one respect (2-3 so far this year, including a ridiculous 30-14 blowout by Minnesota last Saturday). But it's been fascinating in another respect, which involves looking back at the performance of head coach Brady Hoke, and matching it to his stupendous salary. After an 11-2 record in his first season in 2011, Hoke as racked up a 17-14 record. That's no good.  Hoke's reign may have "final" written all over it following Saturday's game, which featured not only a...

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