Thursday September 16, 2014
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 will begin working with the program shortly, per source. Will update…
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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.
Friday September 12, 2014
LSU: Athletics director Joe Alleva will sign a three-year extension keeping him at the school through June 2019. Read more on AD Scoop.
Thursday September 11, 2014
Presentation College (NAIA – SD): Presentation College (Aberdeen, S.D.), an NAIA school in the North Star Athletic Association, has the following open dates for the 2015 season. Aug 29, Sept 5, and possibly Oct 10. We need to fill 2 of those 3 dates. If interested please contact Head Coach Andy Carr at firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
Rutgers: The school has announced a two-year extension through the 2018 season and a salary increase for head coach Kyle Flood. “With the generosity of private funding, we are pleased to invest in our head coach and our entire staff at a level more consistent with our Big Ten peers,” AD Julie Hermann said in a statement. More details here.
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