The University announced on Thursday that Bill O'Brien's current contract has been amended, and that O'Brien will now see nearly a million dollar raise in 2013.
O'Brien's 2012 base salary had been set at $950,000, he will now see it increase to $1,932,779 in 2013.
Penn State Athletic Director Dave Joyner said in through a release today, "In the face of great adversity, Bill did a tremendous job with all facets of the Penn State football program."
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