Monday January 21, 2013
San Diego Chargers: Kevin Acee is reporting that tight ends coach Jason Michael will be the only offensive assitant retained. Receivers coach Charlie Joiner is said to be retiring and offensive line coach Hal Hunter will be let go.
South Carolina: Sources tell us that North Carolina defensive line coach Deke Adams will join the staff.
Coastal Carolina: Assumption College (D-II - MA) head coach Cory Bailey will join the staff at Coastal Carolina, according to sources.
Alma College (D-III - MI): Nate Cochran has been named offensive coordinator. Cochran spent last season as the co-offensive coordinator at North Park University (D-III - IL) and has also previously served as the head coach at Lincoln University (D-II - MO).
Saskatchewan Roughriders: George Cortez has been announced as the teams offensive coordinator. Cortez spent last season as the head coach and director of football operations for the Hamilton Tiger-Cats.
Temple: Multiple outlets are reporting that Marcus Satterfield will serve as offensive coordinator and former Gateway HS (PA) coach Terry Smith will coach the receivers.
Indiana State: Head coach Mike Sanford has announced the hiring of former Colorado assistant Brian Cabral as associate head coach / defensive coordinator.
Bethany College (D-III - WV): Bethany College is seeking qualified applicants for anticipated openings for as many as 3 internship level positions as assistant football coaches. Positions will report to the Head Football Coach and duties will include coaching, recruiting, and fundraising. Additional duties may be assigned by the Head Coach or the Director of Athletics. Required qualifications include a Bachelor’s degree, a valid driver’s license, and playing experience at the collegiate level. Preference will be given to applicants with previous experience coaching at the collegiate or high school level. Knowledge of and adherence to Bethany, NCAA Division III, and Presidents’ Athletic Conference rules and regulations are also required. This position has an expected start date of August 1, 2013. Start dates for some positions may be earlier. Employment will continue through the end of the academic year with the possibility of rehire for the following year. Compensation includes stipend, room, board, and a graduate school tuition waiver. Letters of application along with resume and list of references can be submitted electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until positions are filled.
Baltimore Ravens: John Harbaugh has announced that Jim Caldwell will continue next season as the Ravens offensive coordinator. Additionally, former Eagles defensive coordinator Juan Castillo will serve as the teams run game coordinator next year.
Philadelphia Eagles: Former Browns head coach Pat Shurmur will be the Eagles offensive coordinator, according to Jason La Canfora.
Penn State: President Rodney Erickson has announced that athletic director David Joyner will remain as athletic director for the remainder of Erickson's term in office in 2014.
Luther College (D-III - IA): Offensive coordinator Brian Eayrs is leaving his post in order to work with STATS LLC.
Emory & Henry College (D-III - VA): Emory and Henry is seeking a running backs coach. The running back coach will work in coordination with the Head Football Coach in the coordination of the offense, working directly with the running backs. Proficiency with video technology is required. Position is a 10 month appointment. Qualifications: Prior coaching and playing experience preferred particularly experience with the running back position. Bachelor’s degree required. Candidates will be required to undergo a background check. Emory & Henry College is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, supports excellence through diversity, and encourages applications from members of underrepresented groups. Email resume to Head Football Coach Don Montgomery @ email@example.com. NO PHONE CALLS!
Syracuse: Steve Morrison has left the program for personal reasons. Morrison coached the linebackers last season. As we previously reported, Bowling Green assistant Clark Lea has joined the staff and will coach the linebackers. Rob Moore (receivers) and Tim Daoust (defensive line) have both been retained.
Northwest Mississippi CC: Northwest Mississippi is no longer accepting resumes. Thanks for the overwhelming interest in the position. We hear head coach Brad LaPlante's staff is currently comprised of Ricky Coon (defensive coordinator / defensive line), Zach Wilkerson (special teams / defensive backs), Mike Beagle (offensive coordinator), Scott Oakley (receivers), and Chris Jirgens (offensive line).
San Jose State: Ron Caragher's contract will pay him a minimum of $525,000 annually with the potential to earn $720,000 with incentives.
Ohio Dominican (D-II): Sources tell us defensive coordinator Jim Bickel has retired. We also hear that Kelly Cummings will be the new defensive coordinator.
Syracuse: DeAndre Smith has been announced as running backs coach. Smith coached the running backs at New Mexico this past season.
Seattle Seahawks: Dan Quinn will reportedly make $1.9 million per year, according to ESPN. Quinn was making about $500,000 per year at Florida.
Tennessee Titans: Chet Parlavecchio will coach the linebackers. Parlavecchio served as a special teams assistant the past two seasons.
Shenandoah (D-III - VA): Sources tell us offensive line coach (& NFL vet) Joe Jacoby will not return to the staff.
Texas Tech: Quick update on off the field personnel at Texas Tech... Kenny Bell (director of recruiting at A&M) followed Kliff from A&M and will serve as Chief of Staff. Tommy McVay has been retained as director of football operations. Danielle Bartelstein, assistant DFO at TCU, has joined the staff leading the recruiting operation. David Raih and Scott Parr are other key off the field additions as well.
National Preps: The leading scouting service for college at all levels (BCS to D-III) – with over 130 Colleges is hiring 2 positions (Southeast Scouting Director and Southeast Scout). Southeast Scouting Director – NP will be hiring a SE Scouting Director to lead, direct, oversee, manage our overall efforts in the SE. Responsibilities will be but not limited to: scouting your own area TBD, collection of contact/athletic/academic info, database management, editing of video, management of Southeast Scouts, Sales efforts to colleges, set up / implementation of showcase events and anything else that will aid the continued health and success of the NP Business. The position requires residency in an area in the SE – either Georgia, South Carolina or North Carolina. Ideal candidate will be a either a full time college football coach, recruiting coordinator, work in the recruiting / player development office; Has recruited his own area before in the SE; has ties with the HS coaches in the SE; has relationships with SEC, ACC, Southern, Big South college coaches. Candidate needs to be motivated, driven, a problem solver, can lead / manage, sell and understands the grind of a college football coach. Southeast Scout – NP will be hiring a SE scout that requires residency in an area in the SE – either Georgia, South Carolina or North Carolina. Responsibilities will be but not limited to: scouting your own area TBD, collection of contact/athletic/academic info, database management, editing of video, Sales efforts to colleges, set up / implementation of showcase events and anything else that will aid the continued health and success of the NP Business. Ideal candidate will have played / coached college football, recruited his own area before in the SE; has ties with the HS coaches in the SE; has relationships with SEC, ACC, Southern, Big South college coaches. Current GA’s, restricted earning coaches and graduating Seniors that played College Football will be considered as well. Please email a cover letter, resume with references to Donnie Zimmerman / Chief Operating Officer at Donnie@nationalpreps.com. Questions can be emailed or answered by calling 443.927.5226 / Donnie Zimmerman.
Chicago Bears: The Bears have announced that defensive line coach Mike Phair has been retained. Also, assistant defensive backs / safeties coach Gill Byrd will not return next season.
Philadelphia Eagles: Multiple outlets are reporting that Duce Staley will serve as Chip Kelly's running backs coach. Staley served in a special teams quality control capacity the past two seasons for the franchise.
Arizona Cardinals: Tom Moore will be part of Bruce Arians' staff in Arizona as assistant head coach - offense per Jason La Canfora.
Texas A&M Commerce: Sources told us last night that West Texas A&M defensive coordinator Colby Carthel will be named head coach at Texas A&M Commerce.
Philadelphia Eagles: We learned last night that former Kentucky defensive coordinator Rick Minter was joining Chip Kelly's staff as linebackers coach.
Hampton: Former Hampton University assistant head coach / defensive coordinator Keith Goganious has been named head coach / assistant athletic director at Bisop McNamara HS (MD).