Dabo Swinney becomes highest paid coach in college football history

MIAMI GARDENS, FL - OCTOBER 24: Head coach Dabo Swinney of the Clemson Tigers reacts to a play during a game against the Miami Hurricanes at Sun Life Stadium on October 24, 2015 in Miami Gardens, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Move over Nick Saban, there’s a new sheriff in town.

Dabo Swinney just eclipsed Saban’s eight-year $74-million contract, with a 10-year, $93 million deal that was announced this morning.

That’s the biggest head-coaching payday in college football history, and it’s well deserved.

Swinney holds a coaching record of 116-30 in the ACC, and has won two National Championships with the Tigers.

Two years ago, Swinney gave this amazing speech at the White House:

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