Nick Saban out of the many amazing things he is a head coach of the Crimson Tide. Saban is the savior of those athletes who are not able to secure contracts as he brings them to the team and makes it win. He is indispensable to the football program of Alabama as it is because of him that they have laurels in the SEC and five titles nationally. He is the most expensive football coach at the college level and rightly so as his experience and inputs are priceless. The critics have nothing but praise for him. People dare to draw a comparison between him and only Bear Bryant another amazing football coach.
Nick Saban’s Net Worth is estimated at $60 Million
Nick Saban has an estimated net worth of $60 million. A part of that money is his salary which is $11.5 million annually. In 2014 he signed a contract with Alabama to extend his association with them till 2022.
His Life before fame
Saban was born on 31st October 1951 in West Virginia. He was raised in a small-town environment. He joined the State University of West Virginia and played as a part of its team. He went on to join Kent State University and finally graduated with a sports administration degree while also playing in the defensive positions of the team of the university.
Nick Saban’s Career
Saban started off as an assistant coach of many universities. His final assistant coach position was with the Houston Oilers before he was requested to be the head coach of the college team of the University of Toledo. His arrival saw a transformation in the team. In 1995 he secured the position as the head coach at Michigan State University.
After a couple more stints as the head coach in universities in 2004, he joined the NFL as a head coach of the team, Miami Dolphins. The team was not very successful. Finally, in 2007 he landed with the Crimson Tide. The team had a splendid record of 12-0. The team went on to be a part of the SEC Championship game. In 2010 the team delivered again as they won a national championship also. He transformed the team into being powerful contenders. The team had actions to back up the news about them as they won back to back in the years 2012 and 2013. Though the team was subdued in 2019, they created quite the record for themselves through their game.
His Personal Life
Saban is married to Terry and they both own property in Tuscaloosa where they have their house which is worth $2.9 million . His only regret is choosing to be the defensive coordinator at the Cleveland Browns team for a period of four nick years as he stated that, that time period was terrible.