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The Scoop - Friday May 5, 2017

Friday May 5, 2017


Penn State: Jay Paterno has been elected to the school's board of trustees.

St. Thomas (D-III – MN):St. Thomas is looking for a game Week 2 of 2018 & 2019, September 8, 2018 and September 14 2019 and is flexible with home & home locations or the possibility of paying a guarantee depending on game location. Interested programs can contact head coach Glenn Caruso at

Notre Dame: Director of Creative Design - Notre Dame is in the planning stages of hiring a new lead graphic designer to oversee the branding of Notre Dame Football. This position will be responsible for managing all graphic design needs related to recruiting, social media and operations. Preferred candidates should have experience in a similar role, working in a college athletic department. This position will offer a competitive salary and benefits. This is a full-time, year round position located on-campus at Notre Dame. Qualified candidates should send their resume to

Fort Scott CC (JC - KS): Former head coach Curtis Horton has been hired at Diamond HS (MO) as head coach.

Anna Maria (D-III - MA): Anna Maria College, located in Paxton, MA is looking to hire an WRs coach and a defensive coach (DL or LBs). The pay will include free housing on campus, meals and a stipend depending on experience. One of the positions will also offer Graduate classes. Local applicants preferred. Please email with your resume, cover letter, and references.

Castleton (D-III - VT): Castleton University has an intern position open on the offensive side of the ball coaching wide receivers. The position comes with a stipend of 10k, assistance with meals, off-campus part time work opportunities and the ability to become the next graduate assistant (3.0 undergraduate GPA preferred). The position does not include housing or benefits. Having ties to the Northeast and previous playing or coaching experience is preferred. Interested candidates should send a resume to Kevin Trigonis at

Lock Haven (D-II - PA): Per source, King's College (D-III - PA) defensive backs coach / recruiting coordinator Tyrone Young Jr. has joined the staff coaching the defensive backs and as special teams coordinator.

Dave Huxtable: NC State defensive coordinator Dave Huxtable is the most interesting defensive coordinator in the world. Well done NC State, well done indeed.


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Westminster College (D-III - PA): Westminster College is seeking applicants for an assistant coach for the 2017-2018 season. Responsibilities include but are not limited to assisting with coaching a position, maintaining a recruiting territory and film breakdown. Position will includes secondary duty within the athletic department. Compensation includes $9,500 salary, room, and meal plan. This position also includes earning your Masters of Education which will be paid for by the college. Email cover letter, resume and references to head coach Scott Benzel at No preference to position just important candidate has a desire to recruit hard and motivate players.

Urbana (D-II - OH): Urbana is no longer accepting applicants for their part-time assistant job coaching the running backs. Thanks for the overwhelming interest.

Jay Cutler: Former Bears and Broncos quarterback Jay Cutler has been hired for NFL on Fox and will join Kevin Burkhardt and Charles Davis in the booth this fall.

Ohio State WRs coach Zach Smith says LaVar Ball stole his logo.
Did he? You be the judge.

Washington and Jefferson (D-III - PA): Washington and Jefferson is looking to fill an open date on September 7th, 2019. Willing to travel. Interested programs can contact Mike Sirianni at or via phone at 724-223-6060.

Mike Zimmer: Rick Spielman shared with PFT Live that Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer has had two more eye procedures in the past two weeks, bringing the total procedures to 8 since November. Join us in keeping coach Zimmer in your prayers.

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Monterey Peninsula (JC - CA): Monterey Peninsula College is hiring a part-time defensive assistant and a part-time wide receiver coach. Position area is flexible for the defensive assistant. Stipend is $3500 for the fall season. Minimum requirements are football playing experience (coaching experience a plus). Oppurtunity to learn and be involved with a championship program. Contact head coach Mike Rasmussen at

Tabor (NAIA - KS): Tabor College-a four-year, Christ-Centered, liberal arts school-is seeking applicant for three Graduate Assistants. One will be an Offensive position and the other two will be Defensive (with one of the defensive spots including some strength and conditioning emphasis). The start date for the positions is to be determined. Compensation includes free tuition for a Masters of Business Administration (there are no other degree possibilities), some meals, and a $2,000 per year stipend (no housing). On-field coaching positions will be determined by experience and need. You will be responsible for position meetings, recruiting, film breakdown, as well as other duties assigned by the Head Coach and Athletic Director. Bachelor’s Degree is required. Applicants should send resume, cover letter, and three references to Head Coach Mike Gardner at

Davenport (D-II - MI): Bart Estola, a longtime high school coach in West Michigan with recent stops at Comstock Park HS, Grand Rapids West Catholic HS, and Ferris State (D-II - MI), has joined the Davenport staff, per source.

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