Sunday March 4, 2018

East Carolina: Source tells FootballScoop David Mackie has been promoted to senior defensive analyst.

“When you’re not playing as much as you want, don’t blame your coaches. Look in the mirror.” 

Western Carolina: Source tells FootballScoop Tripp Weaver has been hired as secondary / defensive pass game coordinator and Justin Hood as outside linebackers. Weaver was on staff at James Madison while Hood coached at Davidson this past season.

Proposed rule change: See the proposal that would significantly change kickoff returns.

Texas: Sources tell FootballScoop assistant director of player personnel Bryan Carrington is not and was not being pursued by LSU. As Anwar Richardson reported, Herman likes Carrington and does not anticipate him being involved in discussions with LSU.

Army: Source tells FootballScoop Samford special teams coordinator Mike Krysl has accepted the same role at Army.

Rich Rod: Rich Rodriguez’ staff handbook for Arizona football has been published. This is loaded.

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