Wednesday May 27, 2015
Monterey Peninsula College (JC – CA): Monterey Peninsula College has a defensive coaching position open. Position area is flexible. Duties include position coaching, strength and conditioning, video production, and recruiting. Minimum requirements include a bachelors degree, and at least two years of college coaching experience. Stipend is approximately $10,000 for coaching; plus a potential to earn an additional $5,000 to $10,000 a year in Booster Club follow up. Position starts immediately. Contact head coach Mike Rasmussen at email@example.com.
Hiram (D-III – OH): Hiram has an opening for a volunteer assistant defensive back coach. The position has no stipend or benefits. This position will assist the head coach in all facets of the sports program including, but not limited to, helping coach the safeties and corners, and the development and implementation of individual fundamental skills. Requirements: Bachelor’s degree, working knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations, strong managerial, administrative, interpersonal skills, and computer proficiency. Prior playing or coaching experience at the college/university level is preferred. Flexibility is required for scheduled practices and competition during the season. Consideration will be given to candidates from Northeast Ohio. For confidential consideration, please email Randy Moore at firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please!
Rutgers: Graduate assistant Mike Teel is leaving to become the offensive coordinator at Don Bosco Prep (NJ) as reported by Ryan Dunleavy of Ausbury Park Press.
Orange Coast College (JC – CA): Orange Coast College is seeking defensive line coach / football academic support program/strength and conditioning coach. This positions pay range is $25,000 to $28,000 per year. Must have college DL coaching experience, and have a passion for helping student athletes prepare and succeed in the classroom. Must have bachelors degree, masters preferred. This is an year round position with NO BENEFITS. Polynesian coaches encouraged to apply, but best candidate will be chosen. Email resume to Coach Emerson at email@example.com. No phone calls please.
Misericordia (D-III – PA): Misericordia University invites applications for a grad assistant coach. A Bachelor’s degree with at least a 3.0 GPA is required. Preference will be given to applicants with previous college coaching experience and a demonstrated ability to recruit quality student-athletes. This position includes eighteen (18) credits of graduate level classes (per year), a generous stipend, and a meal plan. This 10 month appointment is renewable for a maximum of two years. For consideration, please apply online here.
Nichols College (D-III – MA): Longtime Massachusetts high school coach Jerry Snay is joining the staff as outside linebackers coach, per source.
ASA-Miami (JC – FL): Former Piper HS (Sunrise, FL) head coach Roger “Tony” Mitchell has accepted a position working with the tight ends, per source.
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Mary Hardin-Baylor (D-III – TX): The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor is looking for an opponent for one home game during the 2016 season either September 17th or 24th. UMHB is also looking for two opponents for the 2017 season, both of which we desire to travel too (one being a reciprocation of the 2016 opponent). The possible dates are September 2nd, 16th, or 23th. If you have any questions, please contact coach Pete Fredenburg at (254) 295-4226 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
LA Valley College (JC – CA): Per source, running backs coach / special teams coordinator / recruiting coordinator Cordell Landers will not return.
Memphis: Rod Ojong, who had been serving in a restricted earnings assistant role at West Georgia (D-II), has joined the Memphis staff as a graduate assistant.
Greensboro College (D-II – NC): Greensboro College is currently accepting applications from qualified candidates for the position of offensive line coach. This is a full-time position with benefits. Qualifications include a Bachelor’s degree and relevant collegiate playing or coaching experience. The successful candidate must pass a background check. Email cover letter, resume, and professional references to Bill Young at email@example.com and please state “offensive line vacancy” in the subject.
Southwest Minnesota State (D-II): Southwest Minnesota State University (D-II) has 2 summer camps interns / football operations positions available. This is a voluntary position that will include some meals and potentially housing. Interested candidates should email Coach Frana at Brian.Frana@smsu.edu with resume and references. Review of applicants will begin immediately until filled. Position will begin in June and finish July 31st. No phone calls please.
Mayville State (NAIA – ND): Mayville State has filled all of their 2015 open dates. Thanks for the interest.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Stetson (FCS – FL): 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 email@example.com.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. 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 email@example.com.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 email@example.com.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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, email@example.com. 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.