Various media reports indicate Michigan State's assistant football coaches have received varying degrees of pay increases led by defensive coordinator Pat Narduzzi. He now has a three year $500,000 per year deal, up from $233,000 of a year ago. The assistant's pool for this year increased to $534,000. Offensive coordinator Dan Roushar is the next highest paid coach, reportedly now tat $305,000. Narduzzi reportedly has a $250,000 buyout clause if he leaves for another school as an assistant, but the clause is eliminated if he leaves to become a head coach.