Report: Dabo Swinney, Clemson agree to 8-year, $54 million extention

College Football Playoff Executive Director Bill Hancock presents the trophy to the Clemson Tigers head coach Dabo Swinney.
College Football Playoff Executive Director Bill Hancock presents the trophy to the Clemson Tigers head coach Dabo Swinney.

After leading Clemson to their first national title since 1981, Dabo Swinney is reportedly staying with the Tigers a little bit longer.

Clemson and Swinney agreed to an eight-year, $54 million contract extension, Brett McMurphy reported on Friday morning.

Swinney's most recent contract was a six-year deal worth $30.75 million last April, according to The State.

Georgia Tech plays at Clemson on Oct. 28.

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