The Scoop – Friday April 14, 2017

Friday April 14, 2017 Kansas State: K-State will hire former North Dakota State AD and current Iowa deputy AD Gene Taylor to run the athletics department, according to multiple reports. IAWP rule: The NCAA has approved a rule severely limiting FBS programs' ability to hire high school coaches....

The Scoop – Thursday April 13, 2017

Thursday April 13, 2017 Pittsburgh Steelers: Team owner and chairman Dan Rooney passed away today at age 84. The son of Art Rooney, Dan was first officially employed by the team in 1960 and entered management in 1969 -- where he hired three head coaches: Chuck...

The Scoop – Wednesday April 12, 2017

Wednesday April 12, 2017 Tennessee: Senior associate AD for football administration Mike Vollmar has resigned, the school has announced. Auburn: Al Borges is joining the Auburn staff as an offensive analyst reports Chris Low of ESPN. Borges, who served as offensive coordinator at San Jose State the...

The Scoop – Tuesday April 11, 2017

Tuesday April 11, 2017 Washington: The Huskies have made Chris Petersen's extension through 2023 official, though financial terms were not disclosed. The Huskies also said it has "increased coaching and support staffing salaries and infrastructure," though no terms were disclosed. Update: The Seattle Times has the...

The Scoop – Monday April 10, 2017

Monday April 10, 2017 Legendary Texas coaching figure Spike Dykes passed away today. He was 79. Washington: Chris Petersen has inked a 3-year extension through 2023 that will bump his salary from $4 million to $4.875 million, according to Pete Thamel of Sports Illustrated. The extension makes...

The Scoop – Friday April 7, 2017

Friday April 7, 2017 James Madison: Fontel Mines, who coached the wide receivers at Richmond (FCS - VA) the past five seasons, has joined the staff as tight ends and inside receivers coach. Prior to Richmond, Mines coached the wide receivers at Delaware. Bryan Stinespring (who was...

The Scoop – Thursday April 6, 2017

Thursday April 6, 2017 Northern Iowa: Pat McCann has been hired to coach the wide receivers, per source. Northwestern: Deonte Gibson has joined the staff as a defensive graduate assistant working with the defensive line. Gibson is a former defensive lineman for the program. Catholic University of America (D-III...

The Scoop – Wednesday April 5, 2017

Wednesday April 5, 2017 ASA-New York (JC): Per source, Kyle Copeland has joined the staff to coach the linebackers. Copeland spent last season as the defensive coordinator at Bergenfield HS (NJ). Arkansas-Pine Bluff (FCS): The University of Arkansas Pine Bluff is looking to hire an offensive graduate assistant....

The Scoop – Tuesday April 4, 2017

Tuesday April 4, 2017 NFL: The NFL will allow Amazon to pay it $50 million for the rights to stream 10 Thursday Night games this fall. Lycoming College (D-III - PA): Sami Caygoz is the new offensive line coach at Lycoming. Bill Snyder: Speaking publicly for the first time since...