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Monday January 25, 2016

Monday January 25, 2016


Scott (@FootballScoop) is headed to the Senior Bowl today. Looking forward to seeing many of you in Mobile over the next few days.

Arizona State: Assistant head coach / offensive line coach Chris Thomsen has received a $100,000 pay bump, taking his annual base salary to $440,000 according to

New England Patriots: According to a report from Ian Rapoport, the Patriots are parting ways with offensive line coach Dave DeGuglielmo.

BYU: Steve Clark has now been announced as tight ends coach. and former BYU defensive tackle Russell Tialavea has been named DFO.

Cleveland Browns: The Browns are adding former NFL running back Rock Cartwright to their coaching staff, per Adam Caplan. Cartwright was an eight-year NFL veteran and spent training camp last year working with the Steelers as an intern.

Southern Miss: Southern Miss has engaged in significant discussions with former offensive coordinator Chip Lindsey about returning as head coach sources tell FootballScoop. Lindsey, sources tell FootballScoop, is weighing the option including considering the ramifications of the timing of accepting the opportunity. There is a possibility, we hear, of this lingering a bit longer than expected but will be pressure to make it happen. Stay tuned....

Davidson (FCS - NC): Davidson is looking to hire a running backs coach with special teams experience. Interested candidates can send their resumes to No phone calls please.

Tampa Bay Bucs: Andrew Weidinger, who worked in an offensive quality control role, has been promoted to assistant wide receivers coach / game management and the team has officially announced the addition of Brett Maxie as defensive backs coach. Also, offensive line coach George Warhop has added the title of run game coordinator.

LA Rams: The Rams have Mike Groh as wide receivers coach and pass game coordinator . Groh spent the past four seasons with the Chicago Bears coaching the receivers.

Minnesota Vikings: Pat Shurmur will coach the tight ends in Minnesota and Kevin Stefanski will handle the running backs.

Nebraska: Chase Haslett, the son of Jim Haslett, has joined the Nebraska staff as an offensive quality control coach, per source.

Atlanta Falcons: Jerome Henderson has been announced as defensive pass game coordinator and Raheem Morris (who served as defensive pass game coordinator last year) has moved to assistant head coach / wide receivers coach.

Miami Dolphins: The Dolphins have announced Adam Gase's full staff. Additions to the staff are as follows; Danny Barrett (RBs), Ben Johnson (assistant WRs), Chris Kuper (offensive QC), Loui Anarumo (DBs), Terrell Williams (DL), Charlue Bullen (assistant LBs), Rusty McKinney (defensive QC), Darren Rizzi (assistant HC / ST), Marwan Maalouf (assistant ST), Clyde Christensen (OC), Vance Joseph (DC), Bo Hardegree (QBs), Shawn Jefferson (WRs), Shane Day (TEs), Chris Foerster (OL), Matt Burke (LBs), Jeremiah Washburn (assistant OL), Dave Puloka (head S&C), Jim Arthur and Ted Rath (assistant S&C), Ken O'Keefe (senior football research analyst), and Blue Adams (research analyst).

Northern Colorado (FCS): Per source, James Jones has accepted the defensive coordinator job.

St. Norbert (D-III - WI): St. Norbert College is seeking a defensive coordinator. This is a full-time, year-round position. Duties include: coordinating the defense, coaching a position, recruiting, teaching activity courses in physical education, assisting the head coach in all phases of the program, and additional duties as assigned. A Bachelor’s degree is required, Master’s preferred. The College offers an outstanding benefits package including health, dental, and life insurance, retirement plan; paid time-off and tuition waiver. Applications will be reviewed upon receipt until position is filled. Applications must include a cover letter and resume. All applicants are also required to complete the St. Norbert College employment application which can be found here. Submit materials to

Hampton (FCS - VA): Hampton University is looking to hire a special teams coordinator / receivers coach. Responsibilities: Assist the head coach in all phases of the football program including main focus of special teams and the receivers position, film-breakdown, scouting reports, recruitment of student-athletes, and other duties to be assigned. Qualifications include Bachelor’s degree, a demonstrated ability to coach successfully at the college level, the ability to support the mission of academic and athletic excellence at Hampton University. Please send cover letter, resume, and references to Gary Lowery at Hampton University is an equal opportunity employer and encourages women, persons of color, and persons with disabilities to apply. No phone calls please.

Langston (NAIA - OK):Langston University is looking for a game September 17th against a ranked or NAIA opponent. Interested programs can contact coach Morgan (405)466-326.

Carolina Panthers: Former Tampa Bay Bucs receiver Mark Carrier has joined the staff as director of player engagement.

Allegheny (D-III - PA): Allegheny College is currently seeking applicants for a defensive assistant football coach. This is a full-time position that includes basic medical coverage and a competitive salary. Bachelor's degree is required, Master's degree is preferred. Event management and summer facility responsibilities will be assigned by the athletic director. Please submit a letter of application with resume, and three references to the Office of Human Resources at Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. The ideal candidate will be able to start as soon as possible.

Wisconsin-Stout (D-III): UW-Stout is looking to schedule a home game on 9/16/17 with a return game on 9/15/18. If interested please contact Clayt Birmingham at or 715-232-2203.

Chowan (D-II - NC): Chowan is looking to hire an assistant coach (defensive line). This is a full-time (12-month) position that will report to the head coach and will be responsible for assisting in all aspects of the University’s intercollegiate football program. The selected individual will assist with all aspects of game and practice preparations, evaluate personnel as well as mentor and monitor the student-athletes progress on and off-the-field; and, follow all rules and guidelines set forth by the NCAA Division II, the CIAA, and Chowan University. The selected individual will be held accountable to recruit and retain quality student-athletes for the University and the football program and perform other duties as assigned by the Head Football Coach. Preferences include collegiate coaching experience (or other significant coaching experiences) working with the defensive line, experience recruiting Southeastern states as well as video breakdown, analysis and editing with Hudl. Salary range is low to mid $30s with benefits and retirement. Start date will be as soon as possible. Bachelor degree required, Masters preferred. Forward application materials (cover letter, resume and references) to head coach Tim Place at Please, no phone calls.

Cleveland Browns: Per source, Ryan Slowik, formerly of the New York Jets, has been hired to coach the linebackers in Cleveland. Slowik has been in the NFL for 11 seasons, and spent last season as an assistant defensive line coach with the Jets.

Carthage (D-III - WI): Carthage College is seeking applicants for a graduate assistant coach. The position includes a $5,000 stipend and free graduate school. Room and board is not included. The successful candidate will have his own recruiting area. Start date is ASAP. Please email resume and references to Head Coach, Mike Yeager at No phone calls please.

Thiel (D-III - PA): Thiel College is looking to hire an intern offensive skill position coach, working with the running backs. Duties would include but not limited to coaching a positon, practice and game video, monitoring players academically, and recruiting. This position will pay $5,000 and include housing, benefits, and 3 meals per day while school is in session. Minority candidates encouraged to apply. Interested parties should email No phone calls please.

San Francisco 49ers: Former Browns secondary coach Jeff Hafley is joining the Niners staff as defensive backs coach, per Alex Marvez.

Wisconsin-Platteville (D-III): UW-Platteville is looking to schedule a home game for 9/3/16 and an away game for 9/2/17. We are looking for NAIA, Division 3, or Division 2 opponent. If interested or have questions, please email Ryan Munz at or call 608.342.1045.

Allgaeu Comets (Germany): The Allgaeu Comets of Kempten, Germany would like to thank everyone who submitted a resume for the OC / QB coach position. At this time, we are no longer accepting resumes, we have our pool of coaches that we will be hiring from. Thank you for the overwhelming interest.

Tampa Bay Bucs: According to the Tampa Bay Times, Vanderbilt defensive backs coach Brett Maxie is joining the Bucs staff as defensive backs coach. Maxie spent the past two seasons with Derek Mason at Vandy, but spent the previous 16 years with the Titans, Cowboys, Dolphins, Falcons, 49ers, and Panthers as an assistant.