Sources: Saban agrees to stay at Alabama Modified: December 13, 2013 at 8:51 pm •  Published: December 13, 2013

ESPN reports that Alabama and football coach Nick Saban have agreed to a long-term deal that will keep the four-time champion coach in Tuscaloosa, a source familiar with the situation told ESPN's Kirk Herbstreit Friday night.

A second source confirmed the news to's Alex Scarborough.

Saban, who has recently been rumored as a candidate to replace Mack Brown at Texas, is already the highest paid coach in college football at $5.62 million per year after signing an extension in March that kept him under contract through 2020. Details on his new deal remain unclear.

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