February 4, 2016

Paul Johnson

7 Season @ Georgia Tech

3x ACC Coach of The Year (only person ever named ACC Coach of the Year in his first two seasons) and named National Coach of the Year in 2008 by CBS Sports.
CPJ won more games in his first 6 seasons than any other coach is GT history... including more than CFB Legend John Heisman.

CPJ has finished top 6 nationally rushing in all 7 seasons, leading the nation in 2010/2014 and finishing second in 2011.7/ 10-best seasons of total offense in school history have come under Johnson.
Under Johnson, Tech has finished either first or second in ACC Coastal Division 6 /7 seasons; playing in three ACC Championship Games in his seven years.

Tech has 4 10+ win seasons since 1957... 2 of those have been under Johnson (avg 8.2 wins/yr)
Since coming to The Flats, Johnson has posted winning record vs. Florida St. (including first win at FSU in school history in 09) & Clemson (widely regarded as ACC's best) and has a 2-2 record vs. UGA in Athens. Prior to Johnson, GT won only 3 times in Athens in 1975.

The Jackets have scored 30+ points in 49 games since he arrived, and he's 14-7 at Tech in games decided by five points or less. Johnson is 7-2 in home games against top-25 opponents. (CMR 16-23 vs. top 25 teams since 2007.) In 2009, Tech earned its highest national ranking (7th) since 1999.

Tech did not fire Brian Gregory

2011–12Brian Gregory11–204-1212
2012–13Brian Gregory16–156-1212
2013–14Brian Gregory16–176-1212
2014–15Brian Gregory12–193-1515
2007–08Paul Hewitt15–1715-99
2008–09Paul Hewitt11–1711-1414
2009–10Paul Hewitt23–1323-99
2010–11Paul Hewitt13–1813-1111
2008Paul Johnson9–45–3T–1st (Coastal)
2009Paul Johnson10–37–11st (Coastal)
2010Paul Johnson6–74–4T–3rd (Coastal)
2011Paul Johnson8–55–3T–2nd (Coastal)
2012Paul Johnson7–75–3T–1st (Coastal)
2013Paul Johnson7–65–3T–2nd (Coastal)
Last Season
2016$1,075,000.00$1,075,000.00BUYOUT 2015
201775% Buyout$1,075,000.00$806,250.00$2,418,750.00LASTLAST
201850% Buyout$1,075,000.00$537,500.00BUYOUT 2015$1,343,000.00LAST
BUYOUT 2016$537,000.00
Current Season
2018IF FIRED 2017$1,000,000.00$1,000,000.00
2019or before = 1 mil /yr$1,000,000.00$1,000,000.00BUYOUT 2015
2020Buyout remainder$1,000,000.00$1,000,000.00

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2012 Rose2013 BCS NCG2014 Orange2013 Rose2015 Rose2013 Rose
2013 Fiesta2014 Sugar2015 Sugar2014 Rose
2015 BCS NCG2015 Sugar2015 BCS NCG
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