The University of Oregon's Chip Kelly is the nation's ninth-highest paid major college coach.
According to an analysis compiled by USA Today , Kelly earned $3.5 million in 2012 on an 11-1 record.
Oregon State University's Mike Riley made $1.3 million.
Alabama's Nick Saban is the nation's highest-paid major college coach, pulling in $5.5 million this season. Texas coach Mack Brown comes in at No. 2, with a $5.4 million paycheck.
Kelly's coaching success has again sparked rumors he'll soon jump ship to the National Football League.
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