Monday August 19, 2013
Our thoughts and condolences go out to the family of Coach Jeff Russell who passed away yesterday. Russell played in the AFL, XFL and NFL Europe and coached Arena ball and was currently serving as the defensive coordinator at East St. John HS (LA). He will be missed by many in the profession.
South Carolina: Mark Orphey joined the staff at the end of July as defensive grad assistant working with the defensive backs.
Grambling (FCS - LA): Interim athletics director Aaron James has been promoted to Grambling's full-time AD.
Henderson State (D-II - AR): Athletics director Kale Gober has accepted a position as the assistant athletics director for development at Arkansas.
Chaffey College (CC - CA): Wide receivers coach Artie Allen will also serve as special teams coordinator.