The Scoop – Friday August 11, 2017

Friday August 11, 2017 Please join us in keeping Oregon head coach Willie Taggart & his extended family in your prayers as his father John has passed away. Florida: Jim McElwain has granted extensions to five of his assistants, according to documents obtained by Gator Bait. Offensive...

The Scoop – Thursday August 10, 2017

Thursday August 10, 2017 Monterey Peninsula College (JC - CA): Eric Becker, a former student assistant at San Jose State, has joined the staff as wide receivers coach, per source. http://footballscoop.com/news/miami-unveils-green-black-alternate-uniforms/ New Research: Quick Vertical Shots to Protect Base RPOs - As a 10 personnel outfit that sees...

The Scoop – Wednesday August 9, 2017

Wednesday August 9, 2017Houston Nutt v. Ole Miss: A federal judge ruled Wednesday to dismiss without prejudice Nutt's case against Ole Miss on grounds that the federal court "lacks jurisdiction" to hear the case. "Without prejudice" means Nutt's attorneys can re-file the case if they...

The Scoop – Tuesday August 8, 2017

Tuesday August 8, 2017 Former UMass, Syracuse and New England Patriots head coach Dick MacPherson has passed away at age 86. He went 45-27-1 at UMass and 66-46-1 before leaving to spend two years with the Patriots, and was inducted into the College Football Hall...

The Scoop – Monday August 7, 2017

Monday August 7, 2017 Navy: Director of player personnel Preston Pehrson has left the program to join the Houston staff. Fairleigh Dickinson (D-III - NJ): Fairleigh Dickinson University (FDU) is looking for a home-and-home game for Week 2, Sept, 8, 2018 (preferably away) and Sept. 14, 2019...

The Scoop – Sunday August 6, 2017

Sunday August 6, 2017 Navy: Offensive coordinator Ivin Jasper has taken a leave of absence from the team to attend to an urgent, critical medical matter with his youngest son, Jarren. Jarren was hospitalized Friday with an undisclosed condition. Run game coordinator Ashley Ingram will run...

The Scoop – Saturday August 5, 2017

Saturday August 5, 2017 Grinnell (D-III - IA): Grinnell College has an immediate opening for a full-time (benefits included) assistant coach and recruiting coordinator.  The primary responsibility will be to work with the head coach to develop and implement the recruiting plan.  Coaching responsibilities will focus...

The Scoop – Friday August 4, 2017

Friday August 4, 2017 Pittsburgh Steelers: The Steelers have announced a 2-year extension for head coach Mike Tomlin, keeping him with the club through the 2020 season. At that point, Tomlin will be 48 years old and completed 14 seasons as the Steelers' head coach, and...

The Scoop – Thursday August 3, 2017

Thursday August 3, 2017 FAU: Montario Hardesty, a former Tennessee running back who most recently coached the running backs at Norfolk State, has been hired to coach the running backs on Lane Kiffin's staff. New Research: Teaching/Drilling Slide Step Footwork in Off Man Coverage – Like most DB...