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Gus Malzahn, Jimbo Fisher in line for major BCS bonuses – USA TODAY

USA TODAYSure, Monday night’s Bowl Championship Series national title game is about the crystal football trophy, rings and the chance to say, “We’re No. 1.” But as with everything in major-college sports, it’s also about the money. And for the Florida State and Auburn …The Road to the National ChampionshipNew York TimesAuburn hoping for sustained […]

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BCS title game: Gus Malzahn has led Auburn back to the top – Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesGus Malzahn coached high school football for 14 years before he became a college assistant in 2006. Eight years later, he has guided Auburn to Monday’s Bowl Championship Series title game against Florida State. Malzahn replaced the fired Gene Chizik …Auburn handles Florida A&M 81-50San Francisco ChronicleFlorida State: In the Title Game Without […]

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Florida State: In the Title Game Without a Test – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalNEWPORT BEACH, Calif.—Monday’s college-football national championship is a matchup between one team, Auburn, that survived this season with quadruple-bypass surgery and another team, Florida State, whose trip here was basically a long stroll on the …No gimmicks: Auburn’s Gus Malzahn continues to prove critics wrong after all …al.comBCS title game: Auburn Coach Gus […]

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Auburn, Gus Malzahn to talk new contract after season – USA TODAY

USA TODAYAUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Auburn athletic director Jay Jacobs says he will discuss a new contract with coach Gus Malzahn after the season. Jacobs said Tuesday that university officials “certainly want to make sure that he’s adequately compensated for similar …Auburn: New deal in Malzahn’s futureESPNSports Illustrated story claims Texas is Gus Malzahn’s ‘dream […]