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The Scoop - Monday October 8, 2018

Monday October 8, 2018


Please join us in keeping the family of Elon (FCS) defensive coordinator Tony Trisciani in your prayers. Coach Trisciani recently lost his father to a battle with cancer.

Oklahoma: After being dismissed as OU's defensive coordinator, Mike Stoops releases a statement.

Louisville: With his Cardinals 2-4 on the season (including 37 point loss at Alabama, 24 point loss to Virginia, 4 point loss to Florida State and a 35 point loss to Georgia Tech), Bobby Petrino told reporters today he has not contemplated any mid-season changes to the coaching staff.

The FootballScoop Buzz: A look at how many jobs are expected to come open at the end of this season, where jobs might get filled from and who might be heading the league in the coming years... The buzz.

Ohio State: Urban Meyer noted at his presser today that interim wide receivers coach Brian Hartline is doing a "great" job and when asked if the interim tag could be lifted responded, "It sure could."

Two days, two stadiums and two missed field goals: The story of the wildest college football game of 2018

Oklahoma: Assistant head coach / defensive tackles coach Ruffin McNeill will serve as the team's defensive coordinator for the remainder of the year, and Bob Diaco will move from a defensive specialist to outside linebackers coach. More on the moves here...

Lincoln Riley has seen a mid-season defensive coordinator change work before. In fact, he owes his job to one of them

Coahoma CC (JC - MS): Coahoma Community College has an opening for an offensive intern coaching position. Internship duties include Assisting with coaching a position, recruiting an assigned area, video breakdown of games and practices using HUDL software, academic monitoring, administrative duties, and any other duties assigned by the Head Coach. Looking for the best candidate but preference will be given to those with experience coaching Offensive Line or Tight Ends. This is an entry-level position. This position will provide Housing and Meals, a small stipend is available for the right candidate. College playing experience and/or previous coaching experience is preferred. Position starts August 3rd. No phone calls please. Interested candidates can email cover letter, resume, and references to Moses Harper at

Oklahoma: Multiple reports surfaced last night, and we can confirm, that defensive coordinator Mike Stoops is leaving the staff. Read more on the situation here.

#Nuggets: A thriller, several upsets and a recap of everything that happened in FBS football this weekend. Nuggets, take as many as you want....

Glenville State (D-II - WV): Glenville State College (DII) is looking for a guarantee FCS game for week 1 2019 (9/5 or 9/7). Interested teams please contact JJ Mayer at

John Gagliardi: The coaching community lost a legend over the weekend with the passing of former longtime St. John's (D-III - MN) head coach, and the winningest head coach in college football history, John Gagliardi. Read more on coach Gagliardi and his legacy among coaches here.

Friday night stupidity: In the worst thing you will see, during halftime of a game in Mississippi, the visiting team's band depicted a scene in which doctors & nurses pulled guns on and shot police officers. This is disgusting.