The Scoop – Monday December 5, 2016

Monday December 5, 2016


Purdue: Sources tell FootballScoop that Western Kentucky head coach Jeff Brohm will be the new head coach at Purdue.

UNLV: Sources tell FootballScoop former Arizona & West Virginia defensive backs coach David Lockwood is set to join the UNLV staff coaching the corners.

Olivet Nazarene (NAIA – IL): Olivet Nazarene University seeking applicants for the position of Offensive Coordinator. This is a full time position. Candidates must demonstrate exceptional knowledge of offensive strategy (gun zone option/spread background), strong leadership, successful recruiting, organization and communication skills. Responsibilities include but not limited to leading the offense, coaching a position, recruiting, and academic & spiritual growth of players. Previous coaching experience (as an offense coordinator) is required.  Olivet Nazarene University is a nationally recognized Christian university located 50 miles south of the Chicago Loop in Illinois. Olivet competes in the NAIA. Qualifications: A Bachelor’s degree is required; Master’s Degree preferred. Email letter of interest, resume, Christian testimony, and 3 references to head football coach Eric Hehman at [email protected] and go to this link to apply. Candidates will not be reviewed until ALL materials are submitted. No phone calls.

Minnesota Vikings: The organization has announced that Mike Zimmer is back working and is expected to travel with the team back this weekend for their game against the Jacksonville Jaguars.

Albright College (D-III – PA): Albright College has an immediate opening for defense intern coach. Position includes a $3,000 stipend, free off-campus housing & meal plan. Email resume, cover letter and contact info on 3 references to defensive coordinator Randy Yerger at [email protected].

Notre Dame: Brian Kelly notes that the Irish’s next defensive coordinator will likely be given the latitude to bring in his own assistants. “I think it’s reasonable to expect that if you did hire from within there could be change, and if you did hire from outside, I think you have to allow that person to interview and feel comfortable with the staff,” Kelly told ND Insider.

Indiana: Quality control assistant Shawn Watson will coach the Hoosier quarterbacks for bowl game. Watson is the former offensive coordinator at Louisville, and most recently, Texas.

Warm Up: Man saves his dog by fighting kangaroo, a single block takes out three guys, and drinking beer fast can get you a sponsor from Adidas. Monday’s One Minute Warm Up.

George Fox University (D-III – OR): George Fox is looking to fill 1 of the following dates for the 2018 season with a DIII opponent only: September 8th / September 22nd. Would like a 2-year agreement, 2018 being a HOME game for George Fox. Please contact John Bates by email at [email protected] or phone at 503-554-2938.

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