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The Scoop - Friday July 27, 2018

Friday July 27, 2018

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Please join us in praying for the Petrino family, as Bob Petrino - the father of Idaho head coach Paul Petrino and Louisville head coach Bobby Petrino - has sadly passed. Bob is the former longtime head coach at Carroll College.

Mississippi State: Sources tell FootballScoop former SMU defensive coordinator Van Malone has accepted the senior defensive analyst position at Mississippi State.

Alabama: Nick Saban is again the nation's highest-paid coach after the Tide announced his latest contract extension.

New Mexico State: Head coach Doug Martin has agreed to a new four-year contract, keeping him with the program through 2021. Martin led the team to their first bowl game in 57 years, where they beat Utah State 26-20 in overtime.

Glenville State (D-II): JJ Mayer, who most recently served as the defensive coordinator at Alderson Broaddus (D-II - WV) has been hired as co-defensive coordinator / defensive backs coach, former Arizona standout TJ Johnson has joined the staff in an offensive quality control role, and Zach Turner will work in a defensive quality control role, per source.

Alliance Atlanta: South Dakota State (FCS) running backs coach John Johnson has left to coach the running backs for Atlanta's Alliance of American Football team, led by Brad Childress.

Keystone College (D-III - PA): Keystone College invites applications for the position of a Part-Time Assistant Football Coach. Responsibilities will include recruiting, coaching, development of student-athletes off the field, as well as other duties assigned by the Head Coach. This is a 10-month, stipend position, which will comply with all NCAA Division III and College rules and regulations. No housing or benefits are included. Candidate must have a bachelor’s degree, along with experience coaching or playing at the collegiate level. Keystone College is a private 4-year institution founded in 1868. Football, Keystone’s 22nd Sport will take the field for the first time in Fall of 2019. Please send resume, cover letter, and names, addresses & phone numbers of three professional references to

AAC: Baylor associate DFO Ryan Kelly is leaving to become the American Athletic Conference's director of football operations.

"If you're not willing to adjust your systems to the players you have, you're going to fail."

NFLPA Bowl: Former Bills director of player personnel Jim Monos will cover the southeast and mid-Atlantic, former Vikings and Steelers scouting assistant BJ McNorton will handle the Midwest and former Texans, Rams, Panthers scout Pete Russell will oversee the West and Southwest.

Sacred Heart (FCS - CT): Sacred Heart University is looking for a tight ends coach, to start immediately. Stipend and classes are included in the position. Please email your resume and references to No phone calls please.

Campbell (FCS - NC): Howard Payne (D-III - TX) defensive coordinator Weston Glaser has taken a position on the defensive staff, per staff.

West Alabama (D-II): The University of West Alabama is seeking applicants for an immediate Defensive Graduate Assistant position. This is a great opportunity for a young coach looking to gain on the field and recruiting experience. The position will cover graduate tuition and possibly provide small stipend. This position does not provide housing but occasional meals may be available. Interested candidates should email their cover letter, resume, and references to

Oregon's strength staff has issued a challenge to all coaches

Mount St. Joseph (D-III - OH): Mount St Joseph University has an immediate opening for a part time assistant coach. Preference is defensive backs but all positions will be considered. If interested, email Head Football Coach Tyler Hopperton at

Williamette (D-III - OR): Willamette has an immediate opening for an assistant coach (offense, preferably skill). Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: coaching a position, scouting reports, practice planning, film break down, player evaluation, recruiting, and may have other additional duties as assigned by Head Coach or AD. This is a full time position. Salary is $18k and will include benefits and a possible housing option. Please email resume and references to No phone calls.

Alabama: Check out the Tide's new trophy room

Hendrick Motorsports: Hendrick Motorsports, who has a long history of hiring former college football coaches, has a video coordinator position open. See this link for details and to apply.