|Thursday March 27, 2014||presented by:|
Simon Fraser (D-II - Canada): Per source, Abe Elimimian has been hired as defensive coordinator.
Lackawanna College (CC - PA): Lackawanna College, located in Scranton Pa., is seeking a volunteer TE/OL coach. Meals are included, but no stipend or benefits are attached to the position. Applicants from the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton, and Binghamton areas are strongly encouraged to apply. The hired applicant will be responsible for his own position group (TE) and assist in coaching the offensive line. Other duties will be assigned, including field set up, film review, data entry, recruiting, and opponent/self scouting. Experience coaching either OL or TE is preferred but not required. Please email resumes to OC Josh Pardini at [email protected]. This position will start immediately
Augustana College (D-II - SD): Augustana College (D-III - IL) defensive backs coach Jordan Malone has accepted the same job at Augustana College in South Dakota.
Concord (D-II - WV): Former West Virginia defensive lineman J.B. Lageman has joined the staff as a graduate assistant in charge of the outside linebackers.
Jamestown (NAIA - ND): Head coach Shawn Frank has announced the hiring of former Jimmies quarterback Josh Kittell as offensive coordinator. Kittell spent five years at Minot State, most recently as passing game coordinator and co-special teams coordinator. Jared Schwanz has also been promoted to defensive coordinator.
Edinboro (D-II - PA): Edinboro is looking to fill an open date for the weekend of September 6.
Harvard: Head coach Tim Murphy has announced that former staff member Mike Donovan will return as assistant defensive line coach.
Augustana College (D-III - IL): Chad Cleveland has been promoted to defensive backs coach. Cleveland spent the 2013 season as an intern after previously coaching at Eastern Illinois.
Muhlenberg College (D-III - PA): Joshua Carter will return to his alma mater as quarterbacks/wide receivers coach and special teams coordinator.
|Wednesday March 26, 2014||presented by:|
Please keep the Naval Academy staff and the family of running back Will McKamey in your prayers. McKamey passed away last night after collapsing at practice three days ago.
Dickinson State (NAIA - ND): Dickinson State has an opening for a football assistant coach/assistant track coach/instructor of health and physical education position. Salary is between $40,000 and $45,000 and begins on August 1. Teaching load is six credits. Comprehensive fringe benefit package including employer paid full family coverage for health insurance, TIAA-CREF retirement, tuition waiver benefits and much more. Completed applications are due by April 15. For more information, click here.
Oklahoma State: Graduate assistant Robby Discher will handle the Cowboys' special teams this season.
Frostburg State (D-III - MD): Sources tell us Frostburg State has hired former Southern Virginia offensive coordinator Tye Hiatt to the same post.
Endicott College (D-III - MA): Endicott College is seeking an offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach and a defensive coordinator. Additional responsibilities will be expected in one or more of the following areas: Contest management, Director of Intramurals, Strength and Conditioning, or Student-athlete mentoring programs. A Bachelor's degree and a minimum of three years of college coaching experience are required, and a Master's degree is preferred. To apply for a position, please send a letter of application, resume and names and phone numbers of three references to HC JB Wells at [email protected] if interested. No phone calls please.
Winston-Salem State (D-II - NC): The offensive line job is open. View the job listing here.
Marietta College (D-III - OH): Staff changes at Marietta College as Kadeem Corbin has moved from corners coach to defensive line coach. Former Wittenberg defensive back, Jamaal Everett, has been hired as the new corners coach. Tim Conner has moved from running backs to wide receivers and former Marietta High School head coach as well as former Cornell College defensive coordinator Adam Eichorn has been hired as the new running backs coach. Tight ends coach Dan Starr has been promoted to JV Head Coach.
Kent State: Sources tell us the Flashes will hire former Miami (Ohio) head coach Don Treadwell as running backs coach. He is expected to start on the job on Tuesday.
Jones (JC - MS): Sources tell us that Chip Bilderback, the defensive coordinator at Purvis HS (MS), has been hired to coach the safeties.
Kean (D-III - NJ): Per source, John Liberato is now coaching the offensive line at Kean University. Liberato was the head coach at Summit HS (NJ) for six years previously and led the team to two state titles.
Slippery Rock: Dom Razzano has been hired to coach the linebackers, and Eric Thatcher will coach the secondary and coordinate the special teams.
William and Mary: Winston October, who most recently coached the receivers at VMI, has now officially joined the staff and will coach the receivers.
|Tuesday March 25, 2014||presented by:|
Buffalo Bills founder and owner Ralph Wilson passed away at age 95 on Tuesday. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family.
The Navy Coaches Clinic scheduled for Friday and Saturday has been cancelled. If you've already registered, your will receive a refund. Please join the Midshipmen in praying for Will McKamey.
Methodist (D-III - NC): Sources tell us Methodist has hired former Mary Hardin-Baylor (TX) safeties coach/recruiting coordinator Derrick Williams has been hired as cornerbacks coach, and former Huntingdon College (AL) running backs coach Benjamin Ganus has been hired to coach running backs.
Michigan: Brady Hoke announced today that Justin Dickens is the Wolverines' new director of football operations. Dickens had spent the past three years as the director of public and media relations for Michigan's football program.
Southern Virginia (D-III): Snow College (Utah) co-offensive coordinator/tight ends coach Mike Meifu has been announced as the offensive coordinator at Southern Virginia.
LA Harbor (CC - CA): Sources tell us that defensive line coach Greg Hoyt will not return.
Saint Anselm (D-II - NH): Saint Anselm College, located in Manchester NH, is seeking volunteer offensive quality control intern. No stipend or benefits available. Applicants from the New Hampshire, or Boston area are strongly encouraged to apply. Interns will be involved in all aspects of the program including coaching, field set up, video editing, data entry, recruiting, and opponent / self-scouting. Please email Yon Boone with resume and references by April 4th [email protected]
Navarro (JC - TX): Navarro College is looking for an individual for the position of defensive intern football coach. The candidate must have great professional skills and experience with Hudl video system. Room and meals will be provided but no monetary value is attached with this position. Looking for a coach to come in and work with the defensive staff and work with a position group (OLB or ILB). Email resume to DC Scott Joseph at [email protected] if interested. Position to start immediately. No phone calls.
Millsaps (D-III - MS): Millsaps College is looking for a September 20th HOME game. If interested, please contact offensive coordinator Jason Guthrie at [email protected].
Southwestern Oklahoma State (D-II): Southwestern Oklahoma State University is accepting applications for the position of Assistant Football Coach with Teaching Duties. To apply submit cover letter referencing Position 14-F030, resume, unofficial transcripts, and the names and contact information of three references [email protected]. To see more details on the position, visit this link.
Fox Sports: Former Baltimore Ravens head coach Brian Billick will not return to Fox's NFL coverage after six seasons as a game analyst with the network.
Benedict (D-II - SC): James Woody has completed his staff as follows; Sean Anderson (OC), Antwon Nicholas (DC), Kareem Jackson (secondary / special teams coordinator) Chris Thomas (RBs) Alonzo Shuler (DL / strength and conditioning), Norman Richards (OL).
Purdue: Per source, Cincinnati director of recruiting Mike Waugh will join the Purdue staff as director of player personnel.
UW-Whitewater (D-III): Sources tell us that 2012 FootballScoop D-III Coordinator of the Year John O'Grady will join Lance Leipold's staff and will coach the tight ends. O'Grady previously served as offensive coordinator at Wisconsin-Oshkosh (D-III).
Midland (NAIA - NE): Midland University has an opening for a restricted earnings, defensive assistant coach position. Anticipated start date is April 15, 2014. Send letter of interest, resume, and references to [email protected].
Wisconsin: Keegan Andersen, the son of head coach Gary Andersen, has announced that he will be joining the staff as a grad assistant.
Western Carolina: Per source, receivers coach Trey Elder will be the new head coach at Woodruff HS (SC).
Auburn: Sources tell us that Eric Munoz has been promoted to defensive analyst. Munoz previously served as assistant high school relations.
|Monday March 24, 2014||presented by:|
Manchester College (D-III - IN) head coach Shannon Griffith's son, Isaac, is being released from the hospital and is heading home after a swimming incident in Florida almost a week ago. Thank you for your prayers.
Wisconsin: The Badgers have announced a new contract for head coach Gary Andersen; he'll make $2.2 million in 2014 and receive a $100,000 raise in each of the five years on the contract.
Missouri Valley College (NAIA): University of Sioux Falls (D-II - SD) defensive backs coach Lavell Jackson has accepted the same position at MVC.
West Georgia (D-II): Per source, Ouachita Baptist defensive line coach Josh Aldridge has accepted the same position at West Georgia.
Southeastern University (NAIA - FL): Muskingum (D-III - OH) defensive coordinator Shap Boyd has accepted the same role at Southeastern. Boyd fills the position left open with Shannon Benton accepted the head coaching position at Frostproof High School.
Northern State (D-II - SD): Former Northwest Missouri State player and graduate assistant and current Millikin (D-III - IL) tight ends coach Ben Ehret has accepted the Offensive Line job at Northern State.
Kansas: Charlie Weis has announced two additions to his staff. Former player Ryan Cantrell, who spent two seasons working as an offensive quality control coach at Rice before working his way into a grad assistant role, has joined the staff as assistant DFO and Maurice Crum has moved from assistant DFO to assistant director of high school relations.
West Virginia State (D-II - WV): West Virginia State University is seeking a game October 31, 2015 and October 29, 2016. If interested please contact Head Coach Jon Anderson at [email protected].
Baldwin Wallace (D-III - OH): Baldwin Wallace University offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach Keith Grabowski has resigned to run his company Coaches Edge Technologies. More about Coaches Edge Technologies soon.
Robert Morris (NAIA - IL): Robert Morris University is accepting applications for the following Graduate Assistant positions: WR, TE, LB, and Football Operations. Prior coaching or playing experience for the position applied is required. A bachelor’s degree, 2.8 undergraduate GPA (or a 500 GMAT score), and admission to the Robert Morris Graduate School of Management is required. A 50% tuition waiver along with a $5,000 stipend will be provided. These positions will remain open until filled. Please forward a letter of application describing interest and qualifications for the desired position, resume, and the names, addresses and telephone numbers of at least three professional references to Kramer Cook at [email protected].
Framingham State (D-III - MA): Framingham State University is seeking an experienced assistant football coach to begin immediately, coaching the defensive line. This position is a part time stipend position. Compensation is to be determined depending on experience. College football playing experience preferred. This is an August - December position(includes 16 spring practices) Please email cover letter, resume, and references to Defensive Coordinator Jeff Moore at [email protected]. No phone calls.
TCU: We hear that the grad assistant position at TCU has already been filled. Will update.
LSU: Per source, TCU grad assistant Hudson Fuller is heading to LSU as an offensive quality control coach.
Michigan State: Mark Dantonio has had a few incentives and changes added to his contract including; $275,000 for making the College Football Playoff, $300,000 for making the title game, $375,000 if they win the title game (not cumulative, meaning only one will be paid out depending on how far they go), $125,000 for making a non-College Football Playoff bowl, a $5 million buyout if he leaves before January 15, 2017, and a guaranteed two-year job in the MSU athletic department (worth $200,000 annually) if he so chooses after retiring.
Ohio Northern: Dean Paul has announced a few new coaches, and a shuffling of his current staff. Former assistant Glenn Scheutzow has rejoined the staff as defensive coordinator and linebacker coach, and former Urbana (D-II - OH) offensive coordinator EJ Henderson will coach the WRs and serve as co-offensive coordinator. Current assistant Mike Schmitz will transition to offensive coordinator and QB coach, Bob Rohan will coach the defensive line, and Brad Watkins will coach the running backs.
Trinity International (NAIA - IL): Trinity International University, located in Deerfield, IL, is accepting applications for a full-time offensive line coaching position. This is a 12 month position with salary based on experience. The candidate must have a bachelor's degree, a passion for football, and a personal relationship with Jesus Christ. College playing or coaching experience is preferred. Candidates must send a resume, references, and a 1 page letter detailing how you integrate your faith into coaching. Send all three to [email protected]. No phone calls please.
Rutgers: Per source, Phil Galiano will rejoin the staff in an off the field, advisory role focusing on special teams and defense titled assistant director of player development. Galiano coached the past two seasons with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Dartmouth: Dartmouth is now accepting applications for its vacant defensive line position. If interested please see the full description here and apply online and also forward application materials to [email protected].
Boise State: Boise State is seeking applicants for a football operations coordinator. See more details on the position here.
Concordia - St. Paul (D-II - MN): Concordia University, St. Paul is looking for a volunteer LB or DL Coach, preferably from the local area. Possible volunteer/part time financial compensation in the future. Please e-mail resume and references to defensive coordinator Todd Strop at [email protected].
West Hills (CC - CA): Head coach Robert Tucker has finalized his coaching staff with the additions of Cameron Olson (LBs/ RC), Bryant Ross (OL), and Ryan Surabian (DBs). The rest of his staff will be as follows; Steve Wright (OC), Brett Arce (offensive assistant), Pedro Garcia (DL), Jesse Cota (WR), Gary Howard (RBs). Tucker will also serve as the defensive coordinator.
Franklin and Marshall (D-III - PA): Franklin & Marshall College has two part-time assistant football coaching positions available. We are looking for an offensive and defensive assistant coach. Applicants can apply online at http://www.fandm.edu/jobs.
Fiesta Bowl: Director of game and event operations Patrick Cannon has been released by the Fiesta Bowl.
Indiana State: Per source, former New Mexico defensive coordinator / secondary coach Jeff Mills will be the new defensive line coach at Indiana State.
Youngstown State: Sources tell us that former FAU and Nebraska grad assistant Ross Watson has accepted the DFO job.
Avila (NAIA - MO): Defensive coordinator Chris Eads has accepted the defensive backs job at Upper Iowa University.
Pittsburgh Power (Arena): Ron James has been hired as the team's new head coach. James previously served as the head coach of the Utah Blaze for the past four seasons.
Sunday March 23, 2014
Former Nichols College (D-III - MA) head coach Mike Vendetti passed away this week. Please keep his family in your prayers.
East Central (CC - MS): Tight ends / running backs coach Cody Wilson has accepted an offensive position on the staff at Denham Springs HS (LA) per source.
Central State (D-II - OH): Former Alabama A&M defensive line coach Gary Harper will be the new assistant head coach / defensive line at Central State, per source.