My guess is since they are rebuilding and looking to be in the mix in three years......the amount of money doesn't really mean anything as long as that money comes available when they need it for second contracts.I'm not debating the acquisition.
I'm questioning why he is getting a pay raise.
My guess is he needed a little "incentive" to go to the Raiduhs
As far as an enticement....probably because nobody wants to be hopeless while re-building.
Ditto moving to a new city.