Georgia head coach Kirby Smart earns big bonus for national championship appearance
Tuesday, 2 January 2018 It's a big week for The University of Georgia Bulldogs, and an even bigger week for its football team's head coach. According to ESPN’s Darren Rovell, Smart will receive a $600,000 bonus for making an appearance in the national championship game and another $400,000 if the Bulldogs win the title. The Bulldogs will play the Alabama Crimson Tide for its sixth national championship in Atlanta's new $1.5 billion Mercedes-Benz Stadium. The game could have the biggest economic impact, the most expensive…
Georgia coach Kirby Smart gave mentor Nick Saban and Alabama a run for their money in the national championship game — and did it again in the offseason. Harrison Daily - SportsAlso reported by •FOX Sports •USATODAY.com
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