January 15, 2013 all-day
Yearly, forever
Ann Arbor

On this date in 1982, Texas A&M offers Bo nearly $3 million for 10 years — the richest contract in the history of college athletics — to become the school’s football coach and athletic director. Bo turns it down.

“Frankly, I’ve come to the conclusion that there are things more important in this world than money,” Schembechler said. “For that reason, I’ve decided to stay at Michigan.”

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