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The Scoop - Monday July 29, 2019

Monday July 29, 2019


#StaffTracker: A one stop page where you can keep track of how the new head coaches are filling their staffs. NFL – XFL – FBS – FCS – D-II

Sprichst du Deutsch? TCU just landed a commitment from a German born-and-bred quarterback, and more European-raised players are coming up behind him.

Miami Dolphins: Offensive line coach Pat Flaherty has been let go and analyst Dave DeGuglielmo has been promoted to replace him.

Fort Scott (JC - KS): Fort Scott Community College in Kansas has an immediate opening for an assistant coach. Pay is 5,000$ looking for someone to work with tight ends and running backs. Position include free housing and meals. Please send resumes to

Maine Maritime (D-III - ME): Maine Maritime Academy currently has assistant coach positions available. The assistant coach position is for the academic-year. The successful candidates will be college graduates and possess previous college playing and/or coaching experience. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, coaching their own position group, assisting in practice and game planning, video breakdown and analysis with Hudl, recruiting, and academic oversight. Compensation includes an hourly wage and housing. Interested individuals should send a cover letter, résumé, a completed MMA Application, MMA Self-Identification Form*, and contact information for at least three professional references to For more information please visit the MMA human resources site via this link. EOE.

Madonna (NAIA - MI): Back in January, we shared that Madonna was hiring Matt Wright as their offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach, and the school has now formally announced that hire. Also, former Eastern Michigan defensive backs coach Herb Haygood has been hired as the program's defensive coordinator after spending the past five seasons on the EMU staff.

19 for 19: Mike MacIntyre has made his name in coaching as a general contractor that takes on only the toughest jobs. Next up: reuniting with his buddy Matt Luke to fix Ole Miss' worst-in-the-SEC defense.

Assumption (D-II - MA): Assumption College has an immediate opening for a defensive assistant. Duties include, but are not limited to; assisting with a defensive position and assisting on special teams. Local candidates encouraged to apply as this position does not have housing. Minimum requirements include bachelor’s degree and college playing or college coaching experience. Please email cover letter and resume to Andy McKenzie at Review of candidates will begin immediately and will continue until filled. No phone calls please.

Morehead State (FCS - KY): Morehead State University (FCS-KY) is accepting applications for the position of Assistant Offensive Line Coach. This is an entry-level position and will be responsible for coaching, administrative support, and video/opponent breakdowns. This in an intern position and is UNPAID, no housing will be provided, but compensation includes meals and a reference for future opportunities within the coaching profession. Interested candidates should email resumé and references to Brett Rude at

Juniata (D-III - PA): Juniata College invites applications for a 12 month, intern level, offensive assistant / Director of Football operations. Juniata is a co-educational, liberal arts college, highly regarded for its academic excellence. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to; on field coaching and instruction, football operations, the recruitment of qualified student-athletes, scouting and game preparation, academic monitoring, and the administration and organization of camps and clinics. Qualifications include a Bachelor’s degree, a valid driver’s license, and playing experience/coaching experience at the collegiate level. Preference will be given to applicants with experience coaching or playing a defensive position at the college level and recruiting experience. Strong communication skills and the ability to successfully recruit high quality student-athletes in a rigorous academic environment is a must. Experience with Hudl digital editing system is a plus. Review of applications will begin immediately, with an expected start date of August 5, 2019. Cover letter, resume and list of references can be submitted electronically via this link. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. It is the policy of Juniata College to conduct background checks.

Missouri Western State (D-II): Missouri Western State University is seeking applicants for a Defensive GA or Quality Control. Compensation includes $500/Mo for 10 months, some meals, and full tuition if you want to pursue a master's degree. Affordable housing is available for $325/Mo. Starting date is immediately. Position includes but is not limited to: Assisting with the defensive line, video editing, academic monitoring, maintaining a recruiting area, and other duties assigned by the head coach. Prior defensive line experience preferred but not required. In the last two years, the last 4 guys to hold this spot have all gone on to full time jobs in college football at the Div. II level or higher. All interested and qualified applicants can email cover letter, resume, and references to Justin Richter at

ESPN: Former NFL punter and former Barstool Sports personality Pat McAfee is joining ESPN as a color commentator on Thursday night college football games, tweets Adam Schefter.

To tackle or not to tackle? New Browns head coach Freddie Kitchens explains his thinking on the ultimate Catch-22 of coaching.

Michigan State: Source tells FootballScoop that Northwood (D-II - MI) offensive line coach Zac Hueter has joined the staff in an off-the-field role in the player personnel department. Before joining the Northwood staff, Hueter coached the offensive line at Davenport (D-II - MI) and also spent time as a graduate assistant at Michigan State and West Virginia.

John Carroll (D-III – OH): John Carroll University is looking to immediately fill a Defensive Quality Control/Graduate Assistant position. Compensation is $10,000 over a 10 month contract. Graduate School a possibility to the right candidate. Responsibilities include: coaching a position group on the defensive side of the ball, scout team organization, managing a recruiting area, film breakdown/editing, and playbook drawings. Must be proficient in: Microsoft Visio, Hudl, and Excel. Please contact Associate Head Coach Jeff Long at You must include Resume, Cover Letter, 3 References and a copy of your undergraduate transcripts.

Independence (JC - KS): ICC is looking for a WR Coach. This is an Intern position. Housing and meals are provided. Start time is immediately. Great opportunity for a young coach looking to get into coaching. You will have the opportunity to coach on the field and recruit an area, not to mention interact with D1 coaches coming on campus to recruit our student athletes. Please send resume to Head Football Please no phone calls.

Northwood (D-II - MI): Per source, Curie HS (IL) head coach Arthur Ray Jr. has been named offensive line coach at Northwood.

Southwestern Assemblies of God (NAIA - TX): Chase Paramore has been hired as the team's passing game coordinator and wide receivers coach, source tells FootballScoop. Prior to SAGU, Chase was a graduate assistant at Faulkner (NAIA - AL).

Briar Cliff (NAIA - IA): Briar Cliff University, located in Sioux City, IA is currently looking for a defensive line coach. The ideal candidate will have experience either playing or coaching the position.The canidate will fill a Graduate Assistant position (2.8 GPA required) or Restricted Earning position. Graduate Assistant pay includes full tuition, on campus meals and monthly stipend. Restricted Earnings position includes meals and $1,000 monthly stipend over four months. Position start date ASAP. Anyone interested can contact

Alvernia (D-III - PA): Alvernia University has an immediate opening for an assistant football coach / director of strength and conditioning. 3-5 years of coaching experience at the high school or collegiate level is required. Must possess a Bachelor’s Degree and current nationally recognized strength certification. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the organization, implementation and oversight of Alvernia Football strength training, coaching a position group, organizing and running position meetings, managing your own recruiting territory, game planning and preparation, monitoring the academic progress of student athletes, video editing, and other duties assigned by the head football coach. Additional duties may be assigned by the Director of Athletics. This is an entry-level position and no benefits are available. Compensation is $15K-25K based upon experience and qualifications. Qualified applicants please submit a cover letter, CV and list of 3 to 5 references no later than 5 pm 7/31/2019 to offensive coordinator Matt Chiappelli at

Husson (D-III - ME): Husson University is looking for a part-time assistant defensive backs coach. This is a part-time position with no housing or benefits and will pay a $9K stipend. The ideal candidate will coach the corners and duties include holding daily position meetings, film breakdown, monitor student-athletes academics and will include the opportunity to recruit off campus. Interested candidates can email their resume to Head Coach Nat Clark at The position will start the week of August 12th.

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Hiram (D-III - OH): Hiram College has an immediate intern opening coaching the wide receivers. This is a $4,000 with housing/meals entry level position for recent graduates looking for a collegiate coaching opportunity. Looking for Wide Receiver experience as a player and/or coach. Send resume, cover letter and references to today. Review of applications will be immediate.

CTE: Study finds CTE in people with no history of contact sports

WPI (D-III - MA): WPI has an immediate opening for an intern position on staff. The position is a 9 month paid (1000$ per month) position and includes free housing next to campus as well. The successful candidate will have a four year degree. Previous playing / coaching experience is also recommended, preferable experience on the defensive side of the ball. Perfect position for young coaches looking to coach a position and gain recruiting experience at a highly selective academic institution. WPI is a member of the NEWMAC Football Conference and is a highly competitive academic institution. Position will begin August 1, 2019 and run from August 2019 – April 2020. Link to the job posting can be found via this link. Applicants must complete the application (resume, cover letter, list of references). In addition, information can be sent to No phone calls please.