University of Tennessee Athletics released the following. The board is now going over memorandum of understandings and approving bonus’s and such. Details later.
Coach Position Length Salary
Derek Dooley Head Coach 6 years $1,800,000
Charlie Baggett Assistant Head Coach/Wide Receivers 3 years 375,000
Jim Chaney Offensive Coordinator/Running Backs 3 years 425,000
Harry Hiestand Offensive Line 2 years 200,000
Darin Hinshaw Quarterbacks 2 years 150,000
Terry Joseph Recruiting Coordinator/Defensive Backs 2 years 175,000
Eric Russell Special Teams/Tight Ends 2 years 200,000
Chuck Smith Defensive Line 2 years 225,000
Lance Thompson Linebackers 3 years 375,000
Justin Wilcox Defensive Coordinator 3 years 600,000
Tennessee also announced the hiring of Bennie Wylie as head football strength coach under a two-year contract for $225,000 a year.