LSU is reportedly rewarding Ed Orgeron for leading the Tigers to a national championship.
According to Bruce Feldman of Fox Sports and the Athletic, LSU and Orgeron have agreed to a six-year contract extension worth more than $42 million dollars.
SOURCE: Ed Orgeron and #LSU have agreed to a 6-year contract extension valued at more than $42 million in total… Orgeron is 40-9 since taking over at LSU and is 11-1 in his last 12 games against Top 10 opponents.— Bruce Feldman (@BruceFeldmanCFB) January 24, 2020
In his second full year as the Tigers' head coach, Orgeron led LSU to its first-ever 15-0 season and its fourth-ever football national championship. Orgeron is 40-9 since taking over after Les Miles's firing in the middle of the 2016 season.