Art Biles signs contract extension with Baylor through 2023

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    I'm shocked. Does this mean he isn't leaving Baylor for UF until 2024?
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    Briles is kinda old and coaches no D most years. He was a good candidate, but not my top tier.
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    So its official now, Stoops and Gruden as Co-HBC.

    It was inevitable. :ninja:
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    It might mean that Foley contacted his agent
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    lol
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    Foley is always good for getting a raise.
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    What's his buyout? I am sure the bull gators can match it.
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    Speculators will have to look elsewhere
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    This is of course the biggest part. If the buyout is low enough, the length of the contract is window dressing.

    ...though, I doubt he's the guy on the radar...if JF was even looking.
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    If James Franklin becomes unattainable, I will cry
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    Don't worry, Vandy will give Franklin at least 10 more years, and 20 million $$'s 'cause they heard JF was in town.
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    no number released

    Chuck Carlton ‏@ChuckCarltonDMN 2h
    The message is pretty clear -- Art Briles will opening up Baylor's new stadium in 2014. Told the buyout would be significant.
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    Chip Brown ‏@ChipBrownOB 9m
    I'm told Art Briles' new deal at #BU - 10 seasons thru 2023 - is for roughly $45 million (most of it guaranteed) w a buyout near $5 million.
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    Well, Baylor clearly has 'their' guy.
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    Ouch that's pretty significant. However, I could see a school paying it if they really wanted him

    Texas can pay it. This won't stop them if they don't get Saban.
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    This means Briles threads are now off limits. Right?
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    Wish we knew how that felt.
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    You would have to pay me big also to live in Waco.
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    Waco sucks, but you're about an hour from Dallas or Austin.

    Could be worse.

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