Monday April 16, 2018

NCAA: The NCAA is reportedly looking at limiting the number of coaches that can be on headset during game days. Read more here.

Mary Hardin-Baylor: Head coach Pete Fredenburg has been suspended without pay and will miss the first three games of this upcoming season.

Study: The average Power 5 AD earns just over $927,000 a year, according to this study. More info here.

Alcorn State (FCS – MS): Former West Virginia quarterback Pat White is joining the staff to coach the quarterbacks, per Garrett Kroeger.

The Boston Marathon winner’s key to success? “Keep showing up.”

Missouri: Garrick McGee, who spent last season as the offensive coordinator at Illinois, is in the process of joining the Missouri staff as an offensive analyst, per Gabe DeArmond.

Houston: Major Applewhite defended his decision to hire former Art Briles assistants Kendal Briles and Randy Clements.

Bowdoin (D-III – ME): Bowdoin is no longer accepting applicants for their assistant coaching job. Thanks for the overwhelming interest in the position.

NFL shares results of research detailing the safest, and most dangerous helmet models

Midwestern State (D-II – TX): Midwestern State University is currently seeking 2 Offensive graduate assistant football coaches. The positions include a stipend, and tuition assistance for graduate school with the possibility of housing and a meal plan. Coaching responsibilities to include; but not limited to, Tight Ends and Running Backs. Experience playing and coaching Tight Ends and Running Backs is preferred. Other responsibilities include all aspects of the football program including; but not limited to, recruiting experience in the state of Texas, film breakdown, practice organization, contest preparation, recruitment weekends, student athlete development, and other duties as assigned by the Head Football Coach. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required. Interested applicants should send a letter of application, resume, and three recommendation contacts including phone numbers to Offensive Coordinator, Adam Austin at [email protected]Please no phone calls.

#ScholarshipAlert: UNLV surprises a walk-on with a scholarship using some signature Vegas showmanship

Alfred State (D-III – NY): Alfred State College is seeking applicants for an intern coaching position on offense (WRs or RBs). Preferred candidates will have prior experience coaching.  Candidates will be responsible for coaching their own position group, on the road recruiting, film editing/breakdown (HUDL), as well as other duties assigned by the head football coach. A Bachelor’s degree and valid driver’s license is required. Salary range is $10,000-$12,000, over the course of nine months. No housing or meals are included. To apply, e-mail a cover letter, resume, and three references to head coach, Scott Linn, at [email protected]. No phone calls please.

Hugh Freeze: SEC Commissioner Greg Sankey kept at least five SEC schools, including Alabama, from hiring Hugh Freeze.

Midwestern State (D-II – TX): Midwestern State University is currently seeking a Defensive graduate assistant football coach. The positions include a stipend, and tuition assistance for graduate school with the possibility of housing and a meal plan. Coaching responsibilities to include; but not limited to, defensive backs. Experience playing and coaching defensive backs is preferred. Other responsibilities include all aspects of the football program including; but not limited to, recruiting experience in the state of Texas, video editing & highlights, practice organization, contest preparation, recruitment weekends, student athlete development, and other duties as assigned by the Head Football Coach. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required. Interested applicants should send a letter of application, resume, and three recommendation contacts including phone numbers to Defensive Coordinator, Rich Renner at [email protected]Please no phone calls.

Temple: Geoff Collins and Temple put the Twitter handles of players on the back of their spring game uniforms.

Cincinnati Christian (NAIA – OH): Head coach David Fulcher has parted ways with the school, per source. Source tells FootballScoop that assistant head coach Trevor Zeiders is being promoted to head coach and the staff will remain the same and there are no openings on the staff at this time.

Alfred State (D-III – NY): Alfred State College is seeking applicants for an intern coaching position on defense. Preferred candidates will have prior experience coaching.  Candidates will be responsible for coaching their own position group, on the road recruiting, film editing/breakdown (HUDL), as well as other duties assigned by the head football coach. A Bachelor’s degree and valid driver’s license is required. Salary range is $10,000-$12,000, over the course of nine months. No housing or meals are included. To apply, e-mail a cover letter, resume, and three references to head coach, Scott Linn, at [email protected]. No phone calls please.

Guardian Caps: Less bang…for your players and your budget.

Midwestern State (D-II – TX): Midwestern State University is currently seeking an offensive graduate assistant football coach. The position includes a stipend, and tuition assistance for graduate school with the possibility of housing and a meal plan. Coaching responsibilities to include; but not limited to, wide receivers and football operations. Experience in graphic design is preferred. Responsibilities include all aspects of the football program including; but not limited to, video editing & highlights, practice organization, contest preparation, recruitment weekends, student athlete development, and other duties as assigned by the Head Football Coach. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required. Interested applicants should send a letter of application, resume, and three recommendation contacts including phone numbers to Offensive Coordinator, Adam Austin at [email protected]. Please no phone calls.

NCAA Rule Change: The NCAA is changing a rule on kickoffs in an attempt to make the play safer.

Head coaching changes: 2017-18 NFL & college head coaching changes.

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