Saturday December 26, 2009
Florida: Urban Meyer is stepping down as head coach. There is no immediate health issue, but Meyer talked about the importance of health and family in his statement. He says that he will remain in Gainesville.
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Notre Dame: There is a report that Grand Valley State head coach Chuck Martin will be joining the Irish as defensive backs coach.
Murray State: We hear former Georgia Southern offensive line coach Shawn Bostick and former defensive backs coach Keith Hatcher will be joining the Murray State staff.
Kansas: Former Buffalo linebackers coach Robert Wimberly will join Turner Gill's staff at Kansas.
Rutgers: We heard that Schiano talked with UCF wide receivers coach David Kelly in St. Petersburg. Another source tells us that Rutgers may have already talked with Ohio wide receivers coach Dwayne Dixon as well. Rutgers has yet to fill the wide receivers position vacated with Brian Jenkins accepted the head coaching job at Bethune-Cookman.
Tabor College: Our sources tell us former Tabor College head coach Mike Gottsch is the new head coach at Sapulpa HS in Oklahoma.
Otterbein College (OH): Westerville, OH - Has a full-time defensive secondary position opening with a possible coordinating role. Duties will include: Assist with day to day operations of the football program, position group responsibility (defensive secondary), scouting, recruiting area, strength & conditioning, game day duties, administrative tasks and other duties as assigned. Please e-mail cover letter, references, and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org Resumes will be considered until January 3, 2010. A complete job description can be found at http://www.otterbein.edu/hr/FT%20Assistant%20Football%20Coach.pdf