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Friday February 28, 2014

Friday February 28, 2014

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Edmonton Eskimos (CFL): Jonathan Himebauch was announced as the offensive line coach today. 

Widener (D-III - PA): Former Winnipeg Blue Bombers head coach Mike Kelly will be the new head coach at Widener. Kelly replaces Bobby Acosta, who accepted the tight ends job at Syracuse earlier this month. 

Florida State: Jimbo Fisher officially announced the hiring of Bill Miller as linebackers coach. 

Louisville: Louisville released the details of Bobby Petrino's contract on Friday. It's a six-year deal worth $3 million a year with a $10 million buyout should he take another job before 2017. Read more here.

Western Oregon (D-II): Western Oregon is seeking applicants for an assistant football coach who will coach the defensive line. The position is 12 months with pay being between $16,000-$20,000 based on experience. Starting date preferred is April 1st. Please email cover letter, resume and references to Head Football Coach Arne Ferguson at No phone calls please.

Newport News Apprentice (D-III - VA): Sources tell us that Paul White is the new head coach. White coached the linebackers last season and is the longtime head coach at Matthews HS (VA).

Bowling Green: Vincent Marshall has been added to the staff as an offensive grad assistant, per sources. Marshall played receiver at Houston and played in the CFL for a few years prior to getting into coaching.

Edmonton Eskimos: Per source, Northeast HS (FL) head coach Kez McCorvey has joined the Eskimos staff. McCorvey previously coached the receivers for the Toronto Argonauts in 2012.

Notre Dame: Brian Kelly stated today that Kerry Cooks, who coached the corners last season, will now coach the corners and safeties. Also, DC Brian VanGorder will coach the inside linebackers and Bob Elliott, who coached the safeties last year, will now coach the outside linebackers.

Minnesota: The football office and coach Claeys are no longer accepting applications for the linebackers job. All future applicants need to apply online via this link. Thank you all for your interest in Gopher football.

Rutgers: Former quarterbacks coach Rob Spence has accepted the head coaching job at Chattanooga Christian HS (TN). Spence also served as offensive coordinator at Syracuse, Clemson, and Bethune Cookman dating back to 2005.

Alabama:Per source, Valdosta State defensive backs coach Doug Belk has accepted a grad assistant job at Alabama working with the secondary

Valdosta State (D-II - GA): Sources tell us that Valdosta State is looking to hire an assistant to coach the defensive backs or defensive line. Resumes can be faxed to 229-245-2494 or emailed to

Monmouth (FCS - NJ): Monmouth is looking for a coordinator of technology and video. See more details, and how to apply here.

Albany (FCS - NY): Former tight ends coach Kevin Ross has accepted the head coaching job at John S. Burke Catholic HS (NY). Kevin, the son of Bobby Ross, formerly served as offensive coordinator at Army.

Rose Hulman (D-III - IN): Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology is seeking applicants for a graduate assistant linebackers coach. The position includes a $10,000 stipend, graduate classes at Indiana State University and meals during the academic year. Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume, and references to:

Bucknell:Sources tell us that quarterbacks coach Mike O'Connor is being promoted to offensive coordinator and RD Montgomery is being promoted to full time status coaching the tight ends and fullbacks.

Utica (D-III - NY): Utica has a defensive graduate assistant position available. Secondary or linebacker experience preferred. Stipend, Housing, Meals, and 12.0 credits per year included. Send Cover Letter, Resume, and references to Defensive Coordinator, William Pluff at if interested.

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Wyoming: The University of Wyoming is looking to fill a graduate assistant quality control position. It will consist of breaking down offensive film, and splitting time with recruiting office. College level coaching experience is preferred. Must have experience with XOS Thunder, Adobe Photoshop, and Microsoft Office. Please send resumes to Director of Operations Brent Vernon at

Sam Houston State (FCS - TX): Per source, Monmouth (FCS - NJ) receivers coach Terence Archer has joined the Sam Houston staff in the same role.