20-27 2012 Record:
4-6 2011 Salary:
Despite some glimmers of success, like taking undefeated Ohio State into overtime earlier this season, Purdue just hasn't been competitive in the Big Ten under Hope's leadership. And while Purdue football isn't a financial powerhouse, buying out the four remaining years on Hope's contract isn't very expensive by Big Ten standards - Hope had the lowest salary of any Big Ten coach in 2011. (AP Photos) More From Forbes
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