Tuesday May 26, 2015
It saddens us to pass along news that Kyle Kirchoff, an assistant at the College of Dupage (IL) passed away over the weekend at just 24 years old. Please keep his family, and the Dupage community in your prayers.
Capital (D-III – OH): Capital is looking for local applicants for a volunteer defensive backs coaching position. Looking to bring someone on board with 3 years of coaching experience at the high school or collegiate level. Interested applicants can send their materials to email@example.com.
Stetson (FCS – NY): Stetson University is accepting applications for a full-time defensive assistant coach. Applicants with defensive line or linebacker experience are preferred. Special teams experience is also desirable. This position is responsible for all aspects of their position and other collateral duties assigned by the head coach. The position is a 12 month appointment with full benefits. QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree required and a Master’s is preferred. Previous college coaching and recruiting experience are also preferred. Email resumes and cover letters to coach Roger Hughes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bemidji State (D-II – MN): Bemidji State is seeking a graduate assistant to work with the offense coaching the wide receivers. Candidates must be accepted into graduate school, 2.75 GPA is required. Responsibilities will include coaching your own position as well as running your own meetings, video breakdown, will be given a designated recruiting area, and any other responsibilities assigned by the head coach or offensive coordinator. Salary is $8,500 and 12 graduate credits of tuition waived. Previous coaching/playing experience required preferably as a wide receiver or quarterback. Minorities are encouraged to apply. Those interested please email cover letter, resume, and three references to Coach Bagnell at email@example.com. No phone calls please.
Oberlin (D-III – OH): Oberlin College is seeking qualified applicants for the position of defensive assistant coach. Preference will be given to applicants with linebacker or defensive back experience. Qualifications include Bachelors degree, 1-2 years coaching and/or relevant competitive experience; collegiate playing experience preferred. This is a full-time, 12 month position. Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications, housing and meals are included. Interested candidates can email cover letter, resume, and references to head coach Jay Anderson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Northern Michigan (D-II): Northern Michigan has an opening for an entry level assistant offensive coach with a preferred emphasis on running backs or H-backs. The position will work with and coordinate all video and editing for the program. This is a full-time, 12 month position with benefits. Responsibilities include recruiting an area, film breakdown, and other administrative duties assigned by the head coach. Successful candidate must pass background check. Please email cover letter, resume and references to head coach Chris Ostrowsky at email@example.com.
New York Jets: The Daily News is reporting that the Jets have promoted assistant pro personnel director Matt Bazirgan to pro personnel director. Bazirgan replaces Brendan Prophett, who spent 9 seasons as the head of the pro personnel department before being let go earlier this month.
Western New England (D-III – MA): Per source, WNE has added Kyle Jones as a defensive assistant, and Nick Ulassin as an offensive assistant. Jones is a former linebacker at WNE, and Ulassin just wrapped up his playing career at Gettysburg (D-III – PA).
Alma (D-III – MI): Alma College is looking for a local coach to work with the TEs or RBs. This is a part-time, entry level position. Interested candidates can send their resumes and a cover letter to RJ Chidester at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Texas A&M-Commerce (D-II): Texas A&M-Commerce is looking for a wide receivers coach. Interested candidates can email cover letter, resume, and references to email@example.com.
Fairmont State (D-II – WV): Chris Harvey, who served as defensive coordinator at Fairmont State last season, has taken a job at Clearwater Central Catholic HS (Clearwater, FL).
Iowa: Offensive graduate assistant DJ Hernandez has left for a position in the private sector.
Northeastern Oklahoma (JC): NEO football is looking to fill a defensive assistant position / head strength coach. First priority goes to someone who has run a strength program or been a major assistant in a strength program. Preferred defensive position would include DL or LB. This position is a monthly stipend position (11 month – $500ish per month) meals, and room in the dorm. Please send resumes to Ryan Held at Heldr@neo.edu.
Monday May 25, 2015
Today we remember those who have served this great country and helped make it what it is today. On behalf of the FootballScoop staff, thank you to all those who have fought, and continue to fight, for the freedoms we enjoy – and a special thanks to those that paid the ultimate sacrifice.
Philadelphia Eagles: The Eagles have hired former Chicago Bears scout Marty Barrett to cover the West Coast according to Geoff Mosher of CSNPhilly.com.
NFL: Former Detroit Lions head coach and Buffalo Bills defensive coordinator Jim Schwartz will serve as a consultant for the NFL’s officiating department this fall according to Alex Marvez of Fox Sports.
Fox Sports: Matt Millen is leaving ESPN for Fox to serve as the company’s lead Big Ten Network analyst as well as provide color for Fox and appear on studio shows with Fox Sports 1 according to John Ourand of Sports Business Journal.
Sunday May 24, 2015
Please join us in remembering those who gave their lives serving so we could enjoy the liberty and freedom of living in the greatest country in the world. Land of the free, home of the brave.
Valdosta State (D-II – GA): Defensive coordinator Bubba Walker is leaving to join Rush Propst’s staff as outside linebackers coach/special teams coordinator at Colquitt County (GA) High School according to the Moultrie (Ga.) Observer.
Georgia: AD Greg McGarity has inked a contract extension through June of 2019 worth $575,000 a year according to the Athens Banner-Herald.
Saturday May 23, 2015
Troy: Per source, South Carolina offensive grad assistant Justin Keown has accepted a similar position at Troy.
Louisburg College (JC – NC): Louisburg is looking to fill the position of Defensive Line/Head Strength and Conditioning Coach. Compensation for this position is room, board, full benefits and a 5K stipend. Applicants who have experience leading strength programs and/or hold strength and conditioning certifications are highly encouraged to apply. The contract for this position is August through the end of April. Please send resumes to Head Coach Trevor Highfield, firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please.
Ottawa (NAIA – KS): Neal Philpot has been announced as offensive coordinator. He will handle the quarterbacks and wide receivers. Philpot spent the past decade on Pittsburg State’s staff.
Friday May 22, 2015
Presentation College (NAIA – SD): Presentation College is looking for an opponent for the 2015 and 2016 season. Possible dates for 2015 would be Sept 12 or Oct 10 (corresponding dates in 2016), with the option to adjust one other scheduled game to accommodate. Preferences are for a home and home, regional, NAIA or NCAA Division III opponent. Please direct your inquires to head coach Andy Carr at Andrew.email@example.com.
Hobart (D-III – NY): Hobart College is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Defensive Coordinator. Preference will be given to applicants with a defensive back background. Qualifications include a Bachelors degree and a minimum of 5 years of coaching and recruiting experience. Compensation will be discussed at the time of hiring. We are looking to fill this position as soon as possible. Interested applicants can apply by submitting your cover letter, resume, and references to http://apply.interfolio.com/29793. If you have any questions regarding the position please contact offensive coordinator Jonathan Drach via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please.
Harding (D-II – AR): Harding HS has hired Mount Dora HS (FL) offensive coordinator Kolby Tackett as an offensive grad assistant. We understand that Harding no longer has any open grad assistant jobs.
Lenoir-Rhyne (D-II – NC): Lenoir-Rhyne is looking for an assistant coach to work with the wide receivers. This is a full-time position opening with competitive salary/benefits. Bachelor’s degree required. The following are preferred qualifications; experience coaching the wide receiver position at the intercollegiate level, option background preferred, established recruiting networks in North Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia. Please email you cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references to head coach Ian Shields at email@example.com.
Buffalo Bills: Southern University running backs coach Elvis Joseph has accepted a Bill Walsh Minority Internship position with the Bills.
Oklahoma Panhandle State (D-II): Oklahoma Panhandle State is looking for two student coaches. Must need to start or finish their undergrad work. These are entry level positions. Compensation will include $1,000.00 scholarship and dorm per semester. No phone calls please. Interested applicants should send resume and references to defensive coordinator Jesse Thompson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mayville State (NAIA – ND): Mayville State is looking for a home opponent for Saturday, August 29th, 2015 or Saturday, September 19th. This could be a home and home agreement for 2016. We are looking for NAIA or Division 3 opponent, regional preferred. If interested or have questions, please contact head coach John Haines at email@example.com.
Alderson Broaddus (D-II – WV): Alderson Broaddus University is seeking an opponent for a JV football game during the fall of 2015. We are open to most any date but would prefer to play on a Sunday or Monday afternoon. Please contact coach Denny Creehan at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 304-457-6404.