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The Scoop - Friday June 8, 2018

Friday June 8, 2018


Mayville State (NAIA – ND): Mayville State University is looking to hire an immediate full-time Defensive Backs Coach/Instructor. The position is fully benefited and requires teaching 12 credits per year in the Health, Physical Education & Recreation department. Qualified candidates must possess a master’s degree in Physical Education. Duties include but not limited to: assist DC in the development & implementation of defensive scheme & game plan, monitoring academic progress of student-athletes, and recruiting responsibilities assigned by the head football coach. All interested candidates must send a completed application, cover letter, resume and 3 references to HR Director Sarah Gasevic at More information and application can be found at

Minnesota: 9 former players have sued the school for $45 million....

Missouri State (FCS): Missouri State University is accepting applications for 2 graduate assistant positions, one as best available offensive skill position and one as best available defensive skill position. The candidate MUST have at least a 3.0 undergraduate GPA. Knowledge of DVSport editing system and additional skills in all Microsoft software including Adobe Photoshop is a plus. Please email cover letter, resume, and references to respective sides of the football. Offensive Coordinator, Mack Brown, with the subject of “Offensive GA” OR Defensive Coordinator, Marcus Yokeley, with the subject “Defensive GA” No phone calls.

Recruiting and coaching advantages based on where you've coached in the past is really overrated, Joe Moorhead explains.

Missouri Southern (D-II): Per source, McKendree (D-II - IL) defensive coordinator Joe Bettasso has been hired as the defensive coordinator at Missouri Southern.

Wisconsin-Stevens Point (D-III): UWSP has announced that they've narrowed their head coaching search down to four candidates; Weber State (FCS - UT) quarterbacks coach Kelly Bills, former Millersville (D-II - PA) head coach Greg Breitbach, Saint John's co-defensive coordinator Brandon Novak (D-III - MN), and Lock Haven (D-II - PA) head coach Dave Taynor.

Bob Stoops: Stoops reflects on the number one reason he stepped away from coaching.

Vanderbilt: Jake Kirkendall and Dr. Christiana Russell have joined Derek Mason's staff at Vandy. Kirkendall will serve as the director of football operations and Russell will serve as director of player development.

Tennessee State (FCS): Per source, outside linebackers coach / special teams coordinator Gerald Chatman will participate in the Bill Walsh Minority Coaching Fellowship program with the Cincinnati Bengals.

"We have to learn how to STRAIN" - Jeremy Pruitt's message to new Vols

Dodge City CC (JC - KS): Robert Belle has joined the staff as linebackers coach, source tells FootballScoop. Belle has spent the last two seasons as a defensive quality control coach at Eastern Kentucky (FCS) and prior to that was a graduate assistant working with the linebackers and special teams at West Alabama (D-II).

#WarmUp: Wooden's attention to detail included how players put their socks on, Jeff Brohm's modest ride, can you pick out the Clemson WR who caught the national title TD, the late Anthony Bourdain visits Waffle House, Stanley Cup tour in Vegas. Friday's One Minute Warm Up.

Western New England (D-III - MA):Western New England University in Springfield, MA is looking for a Home Scrimmage on Friday August 24, 2018. We are interested in scrimmaging a NCAA DIII team. If interested, please contact Head Coach Jason Lebeau at