Fresh off a Cotton Bowl victory, Paul Chryst got a nice boost in pay. The University of Wisconsin released the details of Chryst's recent bonus to the State Journal. The Badgers football head coach is set to earn $3.2 million this upcoming season. That is a raise of $500,000. Chryst is scheduled to receive annual raises of $100,000 for the remainder of the contract, which runs through 2021.
Offensive coordinator Joe Rudolph also earned a raise. His salary was increased by $80,000. He is now set to make $650,000 each of the next two years.