Saturday February 1, 2014
Virginia Union (D-II): Benedict College defensive coordinator Mike Fanoga has joined the staff as defensive coordinator and linebackers coach.
Ohio: Sources tell us Dave Johnson will be the offensive line coach. He served in the same capacity at Massachusetts in 2013, and has worked at Cincinnati, West Virginia, among others, in the past.
Texas: Defensive coordinator Vance Bedford will earn $760,000 in 2014, while assistant head coach/quarterbacks coach Shawn Watson will make $610,000 and offensive coordinator/offensive line coach Joe Wickline will make $535,000. Head strength coach Pat Moorer will make $330,000 (more than four of the on the field assistants). Tommie Robinson's deal will pay him $185,000 in year 1 and then $335,000 in years 2 & 3. The contracts have been sent to the Regents for their approval. Each of the assistants is reportedly a three year guaranteed deal.
Cleveland Browns: The Browns are finalizing a deal for Kyle Shanahan to become offensive coordinator according to multiple outlets.
San Diego Chargers: Former Houston Texans assistant linebackers coach Bobby King will join the San Diego chargers as assistant linebackers coach per sources.
Ursinus College (D-III - PA): Ursinus College, located in Collegeville Pennsylvania, is seeking applicants for a defensive intern position. Defensive secondary and HUDL experience preferred. Compensation includes a yearly stipend and housing. Interested applicants should send a letter of interest, resume, and references to email@example.com
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Buffalo Bills: The Bills have hired former Minnesota Vikings defensive coordinator Fred Pagac as linebackers coach.
New Mexico State: Larry Coyer's hiring as defensive coordinator will be announced in the coming days.
Jackson State (FCS - MS): Paul Spicer will join the staff as defensive line coach, and Tommy Poynter will also come aboard, likely as offensive line coach, according to the Jackson Clarion-Ledger.
Alabama A&M: Texas A&M special teams quality control Bryan Cummings will be the new defensive line / special teams coordinator per sources.
Cleveland Browns: The Browns have hired Ravens assistant Andy Moeller as offensive line coach according to the Baltimore Sun.
College of Idaho (NAIA): Chris Jewell has been announced as defensive coordinator. He spent the last two seasons as defensive backs coach at Fort Lewis College.