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The Scoop - Monday June 24, 2019

Monday June 24, 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

Snowplow parents: Overbearing parents are all over college and pro sports, and coaches and agents agree that it's awful.

Western Connecticut (D-III): Western Connecticut State University is looking to fill the position of a defensive assistant. Bachelor’s degree required. This position will be responsible for coaching a position, have a recruiting territory and other duties assigned by the head football coach. Playing experience at the collegiate level is preferred and coaching experience is a plus. No benefits provided. Please use this link to apply for the position and attach resume / references. No phone calls please.

Millersville (D-II - PA): Millersville University is seeking applicants for a restricted earnings position on the offensive side of the ball. Preference will be given to candidates with experience coaching an offensive skill position at the collegiate level. Salary is $12,500. Housing and meals are not included. Job duties include coaching your own position, practice planning, scouting, video breakdown, all phases of recruiting and all other responsibilities assigned by the head coach. Minority applicants are encouraged to apply. Interested candidates will need to apply through the Millersville University Career Site: Candidates must apply by July 9 for full consideration. No phone calls or emails please.

Dakota College at Bottineau (JC - ND): Dakota College has a late opening for an Offensive Coordinator for the 2019 season. Responsibilities include coaching a position group, formulating game plans, some special teams duties, and some recruiting and conditioning duties. Other duties on campus for extra pay will most likely be available including, but not limited to tutoring, security, academic monitoring, etc. Salary for just the coaching aspect will be in the 6000-6500 range with an anticipated starting date of July 16, 2019 for either the season or the entire school year. On-campus room and meals are quite likely as well. See the complete job description here. Please email cover letter, brief offensive philosophy statement, and resume to AD/HFC Dan Davis at No phone calls at this time please.

Mercer (FCS - GA): Colby Brown has joined the staff as a defensive quality control, sources tell FootballScoop.

Stephen F. Austin (FCS - TX): Tomas Rodriguez, the former assistant head coach at Yuba College, has been hired as the new director of football operations at SFA, source tells FootballScoop.

UVa-Wise (D-II): Fairmont State defensive backs coach/special teams coordinator Quindell Dean has joined the staff as defensive backs coach, per sources.

Westminster College (D-III - MO): Westminster College, located in Fulton, Mo., has an immediate opening for a offensive intern. Qualifications include but not limited to a college degree, playing and or coaching experience. Compensation will be $300.00 per month plus housing (utilities, cable, internet included). This is a 10 month appointment with no benefits. Please send your resume to

Wyoming: Jim Monk, who has previous stops at Tennessee-Chattanooga (FCS), Rutgers, and FAU has joined the Wyoming staff in an offensive quality control role, per source.

“Some of the worst football coaches I have ever seen in my life are the loudest.”

UConn: Likely on their way out of the AAC, UConn announced a new locker room and uniforms over the weekend.

Lackawanna (JC - PA): Lackawanna College is accepting applications for an offensive skill position coach. Responsibilities include coaching an offensive skill position, including meetings. Other responsibilities include but are not limited to: film breakdown, data entry, recruiting, assisting with game preparation and other duties assigned by the head coach. Applicants need to be experienced with Hudl, Excel, and Microsoft Power Point. This is an entry level position that will pay $5,000 from August-June with some meals. Applicants within driving distance of Scranton, PA are encouraged to apply. This position is directed towards someone who is trying to begin a career in the coaching profession. This position will provide valuable experience and references for future opportunities. Previous coaches have used this position to springboard their careers. Please send resumes and references to offensive coordinator Josh Pardini at

Gary Pinkel: The former Mizzou and Toledo head coach revealed on Sunday night he is once again undergoing treatment for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.

Presentation (NAIA): Tabor College (NAIA - KS) offensive coordinator Steve Heimann is expected to become the new head coach at Presentation College.

Whittier (D-III - CA): Whittier College, a Division III Football Program in Los Angeles, CA is seeking applicants for a part time coaching position (RB coach preferred). Qualifications: Bachelors degree required with successful football playing and/or coaching experience, strong professional/interpersonal communication skills and organizational efficiency, outstanding character and leadership qualities a must. This is a part time position with no housing or benefits included, so candidates currently living in or around L.A., or with the ability to relocate to Los Angeles are more likely to make this position work effectively based on the pay of this position. The successful candidate will coach his own position, run positional meetings, contribute to the weekly gameplan, have video editing duties (HUDL), and potential to have his own recruiting area. Please email a cover letter, resume, and references to head coach Mike Neale at No phone calls please.

Florida: Per report, Florida is bringing a former NFL offensive coordinator on staff. Read more here.

Midland (NAIA - NE): Midland University has an immediate opening for a restricted earnings defensive position for the 2019 season. The plan is for this person to transition to a Graduate Assistant in January, 2020. Looking for a outside linebacker/best available coaching candidate. Graduate Assistants get free tuition, meals and housing year round, plus a monthly stipend. Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to Head Coach Jeff Jamrog at No phone calls please.

East Central CC (JC - MS): Former Vanderbilt fullback Bailey McElwain has been hired to coach the safeties.

UConn: The Huskies could soon be on their way out of the AAC for more familiar territory.

Head coaching changes: See all of the 2018 NFL and College head coaching changes here