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Friday May 15, 2015

Friday May 15, 2015

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Illinois Wesleyan (D-III - IL): Illinois Wesleyan University is seeking a Graduate Assistant to work with the football program on offense coaching Wide Receivers. Candidates must be interested in a degree in Kinesiology and Recreation, must have a 3.0 GPA as an undergrad. Send cover letter, resume and references to Travis Rundle at trundle@iwu.edu.

Chicago Bears: The organization has announced the addition of area scout Chris Prescott, who worked a similar role with the New York Jets last season.

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Coach's Office: "I have been using Coach's Office since 2003, and it has been one of the most critical tools in the preparation process for me. Having easy access to formations, plays, defensive calls, etc. has been invaluable and incredibly time saving in my weekly preparation. The support from the Coach’s Office staff has been terrific". - Tim Cooper, Defensive Coordinator, Butler University

Moravian (D-III - PA): Moravian College is looking to fill an offensive intern position that will work with the wide receivers. Primary job responsibilities include recruiting qualified student athletes, coaching the wide receivers, video breakdown and other off-field responsibilities as assigned by the head football coach or athletic director. The position requires a Bachelor’s degree as well as pertinent coaching/playing experience. Compensation includes a stipend, housing, meal plan, and the ability to take classes. Please send resumes with 3 professional references to football@moravian.edu. No phone calls.

Eastern Michigan: Eastern Michigan is looking for a recruiting graduate assistant that is highly organized, self-motivated, and a great verbal and written communicator with knowledge of new technology, social media and graphic design. This individual will be highly involved in the recruiting operations of the football program. This individual will be responsible for the organization and use of the JumpForward system, and monitoring of recruiting websites. The individual will assist in the execution of Unofficial and Official Visits on campus, along with Game Day, Junior Day and Spring Practice visits. The position also requires communication with the EMU compliance office in regards to academic evaluation of high school and junior college prospective student athletes for both admission to EMU and NCAA Clearinghouse eligibility. The position will also oversee all recruiting mailings to insure quality and timeliness. Creative branding graphics to accompany announcements via social media is also a responsibility of the position. This position will also coordinate and manage the recruitment process of walk-ons. Interested individuals need to be admitted into an Eastern Michigan University Graduate Program on their own merit. Please email a cover letter, resume and references to Director of Football Operations Jacob Kirkendall at jkirken1@emich.edu. No phone calls please.

Chicago Bears: Baltimore Ravens national scout Joe Douglas is joining the Chicago Bears as college scouting director, according to Adam Schefter.

Tampa Bay: Northwestern special teams assistant Josh Hinch has accepted a position in scouting with the Bucs. We understand Northwestern has identified the candidate to fill Hinch's position in Evanston.

Chicago Bears: The Bears have hired Anthony "Champ" Kelly as their new director of player personnel. Kelly previously served as the assistant director of player personnel for the Denver Broncos.