Tennessee athletic director Dave Hart has received a one-year contract extension.
Washington is paying a hefty sum to help coach Steve Sarkisian overhaul his coaching staff.
Tennessee's new football coaching staff has the feel of an NFL staff both in pedigree and in payroll.
Tennessee will pay more than $5.3 million to its football coaches in 2009.
Tennessee football coach Phillip Fulmer signed a two-year contract extension but received no raise, keeping him at the university until 2013 at his current salary of $2.05 million.
Tennessee coach Phillip Fulmer received a raise that will push his salary to over $2 million per year.
Tennessee coach Phillip Fulmer was given a one-year contract extension and a $140,000 raise Tuesday, three days before the Volunteers play Clemson in the Peach Bowl.