Thursday September 18, 2014
Saddleback College (JC – CA): Former Trabuco Hills (CA) High School head coach Scott Orloff has joined the staff as defensive line coach.
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Wednesday September 17, 2014
Please join us in praying for Marietta College (D-III – OH) head coach Andrew Waddle and his wife Kerry Jean, who lost their newborn daughter (Arlee Grace) over the weekend.
FXFL: The Fall Experimental Football League (FXFL) has announced the hiring of head coaches for its four franchises – Terry Shea (Boston Brawlers), John Jenkins (Florida Blacktips), Sandy Buda (Omaha Mammoths) and John Bock (Brooklyn Bolts). Former NFL players Marvin Jones, James Brown, Nate Poole, Deon Dyer and Kelvin Kinney will assistant Bock in Brooklyn, and Rod Rust will serve as a consultant for the Bolts. Don Strock, Danny Hope and Fred O’Connor will also serve as coaching consultants for the league.
Chowan (D-II – NC): Chowan University is looking to fill a home-and-home: Saturday, September 19, 2015 and Saturday, September 17, 2016. We must be home in ’15 and will travel in ’16. Please contact Ozzie McFarland, Director of Athletics, at (252) 398-6244 or at McFarF@Chowan.edu.
Tuesday September 16, 2014
Towson (FCS – MD): Towson Football is looking to fill some contests in their future football schedules. We are particularly looking for contests in 2016 (Sept. 17th) & 2017 (Sept. 23rd) right now. Opportunity for a guarantee game here in 2017. We do have availability further down the road though, as well. Please contact Jon Dahlquist at firstname.lastname@example.org with interest.
Massachusetts: The school has announced that Ted Daisher will not return as special teams coordinator, and head coach Mark Whipple will take over special teams duties for the remainder of the season. Daisher also coached the team’s inside linebackers. He was hired as part of Charley Molnar’s staff in 2012, got let go before Molnar himself was dismissed in December, and then re-hired by Whipple.
SUNY Cortland (D-III – NY): State University of New York at Cortland, an NCAA Div 3 football playing institution, Empire 8 Conference member, is looking to fill two games for the 2015 and 2016 seasons. Prefer regional competition but all inquiries will be considered. Interested parties please contact: Dan MacNeill, Head Football Coach, email@example.com.
Wyoming: Wyoming is looking to fill a GA position that will handle the program’s social media and video highlight responsibilities and also assist with recruiting. Find out more at DFO Scoop.
Oakland Raiders: With the Raiders off to an 0-2 start after posting back-to-back 4-12 seasons, owner Mark Davis has “privately expressed displeasure with the Raiders’ early returns,” according to CSN Bay Area. Citing sources, the site says Davis has a succession plan in place, and that offensive line coach Tony Sparano could take over for head coach Dennis Allen if the team does not improve.
Nicholls State (FCS – LA): Former Idaho Vandals offensive coordinator Steve Axman is joining the staff and will serve as the interim head coach for the remainder of the season, per source. Read more on the situation here.
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Monday September 15, 2014
SMU: Former Green Bay Packers offensive coordinator, and Texas A&M quarterbacks coach, Tom Rossley will begin consulting with the SMU offensive staff, per source. Rossley was SMU’s head coach from ’91-’96.
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SMU: In the wake of June Jones’ resignation, interim head coach Tom Mason has announced the addition of veteran assistant Tim Davis to assist with the offensive line.
Seattle Seahawks: Assistant offensive line coach Pat Ruel was hospitalized yesterday after their game in San Diego due to an irregular heartbeat. Please keep coach Ruel in your prayers. Update: Ruel is out of the hospital and on his way back to Seattle.
Minnesota Vikings: The Vikings have reinstated special teams coordinator Mike Priefer. Priefer was originally suspended three games by the team for questionable comments, but has met the requirements for an early return.