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The Scoop - Monday May 6, 2019

Monday May 6, 2019


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

Taking the team overseas: After taking the squad to Italy & France the past two years, Jim Harbaugh currently has his team & staff touring South Africa. Have a look at the programs going overseas and wonder, why aren't more teams doing this?

University of San Diego (FCS): San Diego is looking for a Video Coordinator. This is a part-time, temporary, non-benefit based position. Compensation is $615.30 biweekly. Applicants should be computer savvy and have experience with DVSport, video editing software. This is not a coaching position. Only apply if you are interested in working in sports video/creative media. Successful completion of a pre-employment background check is required. Those interested in the position please contact Ben Brunnschweiler, DFO, at for a full description of the position.

Oakland Raiders: After four years with the Eagles, director of pro scouting Dwayne Joseph is leaving for the pro director position with the Raiders, per Neil Stratton.

USA Football: Equip your coaching staff with effective and sophisticated approaches for blocking and tackling. Join @usafootball for their Baltimore Blocking and Tackling System Clinic. Sign up or check out other locations by heading to Use code SCOOP10 for $10 off!


Guilford (D-III - NC): Guilford College is seeking applicants for an offensive/defensive restricted earnings position working with a skill position group. Will coach own position and be responsible for own recruiting area. Salary with housing and a meal stipend. Please send resume and references to No phone calls please.

Texas Tech: AD Kirby Hocutt has signed a 2-year contract extension through Aug. 31, 2027. He will now be paid $1.5 million per year, with 3 percent raises each year.

Robert Morris (FCS - PA): Chris King, the director of intercollegiate athletics at University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, has been named vice president and director of athletics.

Grand Valley State (D-II): Grand Valley State University is now accepting applications for their offensive graduate assistant position. Responsibilities include; film breakdown/scouting reports, defensive scout team coaching/organization, on-campus recruiting visits, academic class checks/study table monitoring, in addition to other responsibilities designated by the head coach and offensive coordinator. Experience with DVSport and graphic design is preferred. Position comes with graduate tuition (9 credits per semester), and a stipend ($5,000 annually). Do not need to be accepted to graduate program to apply. Interested candidates should send a resume with references to

It's time to talk about Clemson's recruiting class

XFL: The XFL has announced its TV deals for its inaugural season. You won't have to go looking for these games.

Warner (NAIA - FL): The Warner University football program is accepting resumes for a defensive graduate assistant. Applicants must be able to be accepted (a cumulative undergraduate GPA of at least 3.0) into one of Warner’s graduate programs. Interested candidates should send their resumes to No phone calls please.

Benedictine (NAIA - KS): Per source, corners coach Brian Simmons has left the staff for an opportunity outside of football.

Strength: Rants of a Strength & Conditioning MadMan by Kurt Hester feels like this needs to be read. Enjoy!

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Black Hills State University (D-II - SD): Black Hills State University has a restricted earnings coaching position beginning the Fall of 2019. The position includes a $10,000 stipend ($1000/month – 10 months), camp bonus and meals. Responsibilities include coaching wide receivers, running positional meetings, assisting with special teams, helping with weekly game plan, film breakdown and data entry (HUDL), recruiting, and other duties assigned by the Head Football Coach. The ideal candidate would have a minimum 1 year coaching experience or collegiate playing experience. Review of candidates will begin immediately and consideration will be given to those who can help with summer camps starting June 1st. Please submit a cover letter, resume, and references to No phone calls.

Head coaching changes: See all the 2018 NFL and College head coaching changes here – including a new interactive map.