Per an open records request, UGA fans now know how much their new outside linebackers coach and support staffer will be making this upcoming year.
Lanning’s hire was confirmed by head coach Kirby Smart on January 2nd and he will replace Kevin Sherrer, who is leaving to become Tennessee’s Defensive Coordinator. Lanning is set to make $325,000 after serving as Memphis’ inside linebacker coach and recruiting coordinator. He spent two seasons with the Tigers.
The new quality control coordinator for the Dawgs will be Summers, who lost his job this past season as the Georgia Southern head coach. He will receive a $50,000 salary for this role. Prior to his time at Georgia Southern, he served under Colorado State head coach Mike Bobo as the defensive coordinator in 2015.