Baylor’s former head coach Matt Rhule agreed Tuesday to a seven-year contract to become the Carolina Panthers new head coach.
What do we know about Matt Rhule?
Rhule has a reputation for turning programs around. In his third season at Temple, the Owls went 10-2 during the regular season. A year later, he led the program to its first conference championship since 1967.
Baylor went 11-3 this past season, two years after going 1-11 in Rhule’s first season for the Big 12 program. Rhule also spent time in the NFL as an assistant offensive line coach in 2012.
Rhule made $4.1 million this season at Baylor. The Panthers paid a $6 million buyout to hire their new head coach.
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