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The Scoop - Monday July 17, 2017

Monday July 17, 2017


Please join us in praying for the family of Concord (D-II - WV) defensive coordinator Pat Dawson, who passed away unexpectedly over the weekend. Pat touched a number of lives and his legacy will carry on through those he coached, and those he coached with.

Northeastern Oklahoma: Former Samford student assistant & Georgia State intern Sean Osnowitz is joining the NEO staff as assistant linebackers coach, source tells FootballScoop.

Carolina Panthers: Panthers owner Jerry Richardson made a surprise announcement this morning that he has relieved general manager Dave Gettleman of his duties with the program. "While the timing of this decision is not ideal, a change is needed."

Marshall: Doc Holliday is adding Mike Treier back to the staff as recruiting coordinator / defensive analyst source tells FootballScoop. Before leaving for a full-time position at UT-Martin in early 2016, Treier had spent multiple seasons at Marshall and with Chuck Heater at Temple.

St. Scholastica (D-III – MN): The College of St. Scholastica seeks an entry-level Intern. Offense or Defense. Responsibilities include coaching a position or positions, recruiting your own area, assisting in practice and game-planning, Co-Video-coordination, assisting in the weight room, academic oversight, and all duties as assigned. This position is a 10-month contract and includes a stipend ($7,500) and a meal plan. Start date immediate. If interested, please send resume, cover letter, and references to

NCAA to examine strength coaches’ certification, oversight process

American International College (D-II - MA): AIC has two immediate openings for restricted earning positions; one on each side of the ball. Candidates will coach their own position and recruit their own area. Compensation includes $15,000 salary and no benefits. Applications must be completed via the following links: Offense candidates can follow this link, while defensive candidates can apply via this link.

Wofford (FCS - SC): Wofford College Football is looking to hire a Recruiting Assistant for the 2017 football season. This position would report to the Director of Football Operations and the Recruiting Coordinator. Responsibilities would include day-to-day recruiting operations, recruiting visits, and graphics work (Adobe Photoshop experience is preferred but not required). This position is a volunteer internship and DOES NOT provide meals, housing, or pay. The position would report as soon as possible. If interested, please email our Director of Football Operations, Joel Antley at

McDaniel College (D-III – MD): McDaniel College, located in Westminster, MD, is looking for a Graduate Assistant. Applicant will be required to coach their own position group, have their own recruiting area and perform all other duties assigned by the head coach. College coaching and/or playing experience preferred. Compensation package includes a stipend, full tuition waiver, housing and a meal plan. Review of candidates will begin immediately and continue until filled. Please email resume and references to No phone calls please. For full job description and to apply visit this link.

Buffalo: Source tells FootballScoop, Roc Bellantoni is expected to join the UB staff for this upcoming season. Bellantoni, the former FAU & Eastern Illinois defensive coordinator, is expected to serve in a player personnel / development / defensive analyst type role during the upcoming season.

Bob Bowlsby thinks the NCAA should blow up signing day (again)

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American International College: (D-II - MA): AIC has an immediate opening for a defensive graduate assistant coach. Compensation includes full graduate school tuition waiver, $5,000 stipend, and access to furnished campus housing. Candidates will coach their own position and recruit their own area. Experience with Hudl is preferred. Send resume & cover letter to offensive coordinator Conor Tierney at

Maine Maritime (D-III): Norwich University defensive backs coach Brent Kasabian has been named defensive coordinator at Maine Maritime. We are told offensive coordinator Adam Sherman is no longer with the program.

Denver Broncos: John Elway, the executive VP of football operations / GM, and the Broncos organization are closing in on a five-year deal worth between $30 and $35 million, per the Colorado Spring Gazette. Elway's current deal expires in March of 2018, and he makes about $3 million annually.

Bruce Arians argues being a spread QB in college requires “no leadership”

Southern Arkansas (D-II): Southern Arkansas University is looking to hire an offensive skill GA. Includes 6 hours of graduate school plus a stipend. The position will coach the RB's. Please send resume and references to offensive coordinator Landon Keopple at

St. Norbert (D-III - WI): St. Norbert College seeks applicants for a DBs position coach. College coaching or playing experience is required. Responsibilities include coaching a position, running your own position room, recruiting territory, and administrative assignments as determined by the head coach. This is a twelve month position, starting asap, with pay of $12,000. No additional benefits provided. Please send cover letter and resume to

University of Arkansas at Monticello (D-II): University of Arkansas at Monticello is accepting applications for Running Back offensive graduate assistants. The candidate will assist with all aspects of a NCAA Division II football program including compliance with NCAA and Univ. rules, coaching running back, recruiting, video editing and breakdown and other duties as assigned by the head coach. Previous playing and/or coaching experience with Running Back are required. Must be able to be admitted to the Graduate School per University Policy. GA will receive 6 hours of tuition and fees for graduate school, 9 month $400 stipend. Please send resume’s to Offensive Coordinator Kyle Shipp at Phone calls will not be accepted.

Northwestern: According to USA Today, Pat Fitzgerald made just over $3.3 million in 2015 while athletic director Jim Phillips earned $1.6 million.