Paul Johnson, who is under contract though 2016, has a $7.5 million buyout.
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A strange 24 hours for Georgia Tech continued with a report that coach Paul Johnson is unhappy and wants out, followed by a text from the coach himself refuting the news.
A source told CBSSports.com’s Bruce Feldman that Johnson is hoping the school will exercise his buyout of $7.5 million. But Johnson responded, sending a text to CoachingSearch.com, which said "I have no idea what he is talking about and I’m looking forward to next season. All these anonymous sources are unbelievable."
Word is #GaTech coach Paul Johnson is not happy with the school. Hopes they buy him out, according to a source.