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The Scoop - Monday October 21, 2019

Monday October 21, 2019

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Oklahoma State: After dropping two straight games and three of their last four, Mike Gundy Cowboys fans he understands their frustrations, but wants them to help by showing up and being supportive.

Duke: Jim Collins has re-joined the staff as a football analyst. The veteran defensive coach served on David Cutcliffe's coaching staff from 2008-15, worked as director of football relations and special assistant to the head coach from 2016-18, and left Durham to coach linebackers for the AAF's Orlando Apollos earlier this year.

Message for parents: Chris Fowler's father was diagnosed with lung cancer when Chris was 14. Today, Chris shared a powerful video explaining what he wished his parents would have done differently.

Florida State: Following Saturday's loss to Wake Forest, Willie Taggart's squad is 3-4. The administration is hoping for a strong second half; but they are also preparing for if things continue as is (or worse). An update on the situation...

Mark Richt: Mark Richt suffered a heart attack this morning. Please keep Coach in your prayers.

GoRout: GoRout is looking to hire (2) full-time sales representatives. Must have prior coaching/playing background and be a self-starter. Position includes base salary + commissions. If interested, email sales@gorout.com with your resume, LinkedIn profile link, and 3 references. The start date will be ASAP.

Chowan (D-II - NC): Head coach Tim Place is on full administrative leave and associate head coach Mark Hall (who has spent the past 12 seasons on staff with Place) is stepping in to lead the team on an interim basis. The Daily Advance adds the following from VP for athletics Patrick Mashuda: What’s important to everyone is that Coach Place finds the time and space to evaluate the circumstances in which he is currently faced and come away with the best possible scenario for himself and his family. I will iterate that this decision was voluntary and not forced. Any statement contrary to that is speculation and holds no truth. We support Coach Place as an administration and as a University community and will continue to do so.”

Clemson: Dabo Swinney made a player bus home after punching a Louisville player on Saturday.

Atlanta Falcons: Dan Quinn's seat is "getting warmer" notes Ian Rapoport this morning. The Falcons, now 1-6, host the Seahawks this upcoming weekend and then have their bye.

Lane Kiffin:Apparently creative tweets can get you fined, as Lane Kiffin has now found out.

Will Muschamp: The Gamecocks head coach had a message for the official who ran away to throw a flag on him.

#Nuggets: As always, the best recap of the college football weekend in one spot.

Vanderbilt: For coaches that think they want the Vandy job, Derek Mason shared an emphatic message after knocking off Missouri.

NFL and College Head Coaching Changes: Keep track of all the head coaching changes from NFL to FBS to NAIA via this page.