Saturday June 9, 2018

Texas A&M: Texas A&M has now officially added both Austin Thomas and Leak Knight to their personnel staff. Thomas will have the director of personnel title while Knight is slated as director of recruiting. Thomas is the former general manager at LSU; while Knight most recently served as director recruiting at Alabama.

9 former Minnesota players are suing the school for $45 million

Western New Mexico University: SAGU Defensive Coordinator Beau Grech will be the new defensive backs coach at Western New Mexico source tells FootballScoop. Western New Mexico has also hired Gerald Davis as the new running backs coach we are told.

Lane College (D-II – TN): Lane College, Jackson TN, member of the SIAC conference, is accepting applications for the following positions: quarterbacks, defense line and defensive backs. Must have two to three years of collegiate coaching experience. Email Head Football Coach Derrick Burroughs @ [email protected] No phone calls please.

Advantages due to regional ties in recruiting, “couldn’t be more overblown”…. 

Most read this week:

Urban Meyer, savage

Bob Stoops reflects on the number one reason he stepped away from coaching

High school coach gets handcuffed on the field, sues, receives $25,000

First year NFL assistant referred to as a “little hyena” by his head coach (includes impressive video by said little hyena)

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