Publish date:

Monday June 10, 2013

Monday June 10, 2013

Eastern Michigan: Ron English finally announced the hiring of former Idaho defensive coordinator Mark Criner today as linebackers coach. 

Wayne State (D-II - MI): Special teams coordinator and receivers coach Steve Neal has accepted a position with the San Francisco 49ers as a part of the Bill Walsh Minority Fellowship.

Kutztown (D-II - PA): Kutztown has an opening for a part-time coaching position. The candidate must have Defensive Line coaching and / or playing experience. The pay will be $5,000. There are no benefits, no housing, and no meal plan available. Please email Drew Folmar at with your resume and references. No phone calls please.

UCLA: Sources tell us Rip Scherer has joined the UCLA staff as associate athletic director for football. Scherer is taking over for Bobby Field who is retiring this Summer. 

Wilmington College (D-III - OH): Wilmington is seeking a Part Time Coach for Defense. Preferred experience with Coaching the Defensive Line. This is a seasonal position with $3,000 stipend. No benefits, no housing. Local Applicants are strongly encouraged. Must be available for training camp. Please email with resume and references. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

Mount St. Joseph (D-III): The College of Mount St. Joe is seeking four interns (two on offense, two on defense). No stipend or benefits. Local Cincinnati applicants are strongly encouraged to apply. Intern will be involved in all aspects of the program including recruiting, game planning and video breakdown. Preferred applicants will have playing or coaching experience. Please email with resume and references. No phone calls.

Louisiana-Monroe: According to the Shreveport Times, former ULM coach Charlie Weatherbie, former Northeast Louisiana coach Pat Collins (now a ULM consultant), and two former directors of football operation at ULM, Josh Brooks and Dan O'Dowd, are among the candidates that the school is interviewing for the athletic director position. Search committee chairman Scott McDonald says that they hope to have someone in place by August 1.

New York Jets: Former Arizona Cardinals general manager Rod Graves has been named director of football administration for the Jets.

Utica College (D-III - NY): Graduate assistant Marcus Gurdineer will be promoted to offensive line coach / recruiting coordinator.

St. John Fisher (D-III - NY): George Penree, associate head coach and offensive line coach at Utica College (D-III - NY), has accepted the defensive coordinator / defensive line job at St. John Fisher.

East Central (CC - MS): East Central Community College is looking for an offensive graduate assistant to work with RB's, TE's or WR's. Applicant must have strong organizational skills and experience with Hudl and Microsoft products. Please send resume to The Head Coach Ken Karcher at

Brockport State (D-III - NY): Rocco Salomone, who has served as head coach of the program since 1994, has been named assistant athletic director and longtime assistant Jason Mangone has taken over as head coach. 

Dubuque (D-III - IA): Defensive line coach Jon Kyte has taken the head coaching job at Monticello HS (IA), and offensive grad assistant Ryan Adamovich has been hired at Lawrence University (D-III - WI) as the receivers coach. Additionally, Dubuque has hired former player Tyler Simmons, and Minnesota Mankato (D-II) student assistant Ryan Waldock to fill their grad assistant positions.

Wisconsin-Platteville (D-III): Running backs coach Jared McGranahan has accepted the head coaching job at Cumberland HS (WI).