Monday July 25, 2016
Florida: Defensive coordinator Geoff Collins has received a raise to $900,000 (a bump of nearly $300,000 from last year), with the potential to earn over $1 million annually, according to the Orlando Sentinel. Also, offensive line coach Mike Summers will earn $488,500 annually. The original deal Summers signed with the program paid him $200,000 annually because he was still collecting from his time at USC.
Miami (FL): The University of Miami Football program is looking to fill the role of football graphic design intern. This is a full time, in-house creative internship in one of the most competitive recruiting environments in the country. Extensive experience with Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator is required. Primary responsibilities include: Produce daily graphics and edits for all recruiting correspondence, aid football staff in generation of both print and electronic recruiting materials, provide creative support for all social media & communication initiatives. High School diploma is required, Bachelor’s Degree preferred. Please email cover letter, resume, and up to three (3) examples of related work to firstname.lastname@example.org.
FootballScoop: We have tweaked our homepage a bit, adding a list of our most popular articles over the past 10 days and a great new section below that called The Timeout. Enjoy.
NFL: The NFLPA is partnering with Teamworks to modernize internal communications and allow players to access information instantaneously on mobile devices. Reminder for college teams not yet on the platform, Teamworks is offering a free-trial throughout your Fall season.
Morehead State (FCS - KY): Morehead State University is seeking multiple unpaid intern positions. These positions are available to those aspiring to get into the coaching profession. We are looking for offense, defense, special teams and operations interns. These positions include no housing, meals, or stipend. You will gain experience and knowledge in working within a Division I FCS football program. The person in these positions will be responsible for assisting a coordinator and position coach with different aspects of coaching. They will also assist the recruiting coordinator with on campus recruiting events, and other duties as assigned by the Head Coach. Playing experience, along with video editing is preferred but not required. Strong communication and computer skills are required. Please send cover letter, resume, and 3 references to Milo Austin (Director of Football Operations) at email@example.com. Review of applications will begin immediately and the positions will be filled immediately.
Greensboro College (D-III - NC): Greensboro College is looking for applicants for an entry level intern position. Duties will include working with the defensive line, film, recruiting, day to day operations, and other duties as assigned by head coach. This position includes housing, meals, and a small stipend. No prior coaching experience necessary. Great opportunity for beginning a coaching career. Please send resumes, cover letter, and references to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Montana State: Source tells FootballScoop that Jeff Choate has promoted Brittney Johnson to DFO. More on DFO Scoop.
Baylor: Interim head coach Jim Grobe will make $1.25 million this season, per a report from Brett McMurphy of ESPN.
Iowa State: Joe Schaefer has now formally joined the program as director of scouting.
Seattle Seahawks: GM John Schneider and the franchise have agreed to a new five-year deal locking him up through 2021. Schneider, who has been with the organization since 2010, will be one of the highest paid general managers in the NFL.
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Independence (JC - KS): Independence CC has hired Sylvester Hatten, a former player and graduate assistant at the University of New Mexico, to coach the offensive line.
Alabama A&M (FCS): Fayetteville State (D-II) offensive line coach Keith Wagner has joined the staff and will coach the offensive line. Prior to joining the Fayetteville State staff this spring, Wagner spent four seasons coaching the offensive line at North Carolina A&T (FCS).
Wake Forest: Terrell Dallas has joined the staff as a recruiting assistant. Dallas is a former running back at The Citadel.