The Scoop – Friday April 20, 2018

Friday April 20, 2018

College Football Hall of Fame coach Earle Bruce has passed away at age 87. Read more here. Please join us in praying for his family and those affected.

Michigan: Asked if it’s time to start negotiations on a new contract for Jim Harbaugh, Michigan AD Warde Manuel told MLive, “Not at this point.” Harbaugh is in Year 4 of a 7-year contract.

Purdue: Ohio State assistant director of player personnel Eron Hodges has accepted the director of player personnel position at Purdue.

Geneva (D-III – PA): Geneva College, a Christian college located in Beaver Falls, PA is looking for a graduate assistant football coach in its Masters of Higher Education program. Candidates must :1) Academically be admitted into the Masters of Higher Ed program 2) Clearly articulate their Christian faith and 3) Have experience playing or coaching Defensive Backs. A stipend and tuition discount is provided. Please email [email protected].

Incarnate Word (FCS – TX): University of the Incarnate Word has immediate openings for volunteer assistants. This is strictly a VOLUNTEER position; there is NO compensation, housing OR benefits. Duties: assisting with a position (to be determined) on the field & in the meeting room, video editing/coordinating, film sharing, manage and direct defensive scout team, weekly data input, weekly analytics, and other duties assigned by the head coach. Ideal candidates are super-organized and have a proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word, Docs, PowerPoint and other computer skills. All interested and qualified applicants should email resume and references to [email protected]. No phone calls please.

Chuck Pagano: The former Colts head coach is expected to take the fall off and work with the NFL as a consultant, Troy Renck tweets.

Rutgers: Rutgers Football has an immediate need for a Recruiting Assistant. The duties of this position will focus on Social Media and communication. Experience with all Social Media platforms is mandatory for this job. Please send resumes to Samantha Rotondi at [email protected].

South Dakota (FCS): Head coach Bob Nielson has agreed to a contract extension through the 2020-21 academic year with a salary of $300,000, up from the $255,000 he made in his first year on the job of 2016. Nielson led the Coyotoes to an 8-5 mark and a trip to the second round of the FCS playoffs in 2017.

Jim Harbaugh: Harbaugh spoke publicly for the first time on the disturbing tweets directed toward him over the weekend.

SUNY Maritime (D-III – NY): SUNY Maritime is looking at any and all options for a game (preferably home) on the following dates in 2018: 9/22, 11/3, 11/10

A few lessons learned about coaching millennials, shared by Herm Edwards

Mississippi College (D-II): Mississippi College is looking for a home and home game on Saturday, September 14, 2019 and Saturday September 12, 2020. Interested programs can contact offensive line coach Edgar Weiser at [email protected].

Head coaching changes: 2017-18 NFL & college head coaching changes.

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