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The Scoop - Saturday December 24, 2016

Saturday December 24, 2016


From the FootballScoop family to yours, we wish you a truly Merry Christmas!

Glenville State (D-II - WV): Per source, offensive coordinator Eric Smith is now the head coach at Glenville State.

UC Davis: Source tells FootballScoop Modesto JC defensive coordinator Sam Young will join Dan Hawkins staff at Davis.

Richmond: UTC assistants Jeff Durden (OC), Adam Braithwait (DC), Carey Bailey (DL), Adam Ross (OL) and Rod West (DBs) have all joined Russ Huesman's staff at Richmond source tells FootballScoop.

Montana State (FCS): DeNarius McGhee, a former two-time Big Sky offensive MVP for the program, is joining the staff as quarterbacks coach.

Lawrence (D-III - WI): Running backs coach Phil Grams is being promoted to offensive coordinator, per sources. He replaces Mark Speckman, who left to join the UC Davis (FCS) staff.

Lindenwood (D-II - MO): Sources tell FootballScoop that Jamie Marshall will be the new defensive coordinator. Marshall previously served as the longtime defensive coordinator at Montana State (FCS) for almost a decade.

Washington State: Toledo wide receivers coach Derek Sage is leaving to become the new inside receivers coach, per multiple reports.

Abilene Christian (FCS - TX): ACU has hired Blake Andersen as its defensive line coach.

New York Jets: Todd Bowles has been released from the hospital and will coach the Jets in their game at New England today.

Minot State (D-II - ND): Head coach Tyler Hughes has resigned from his post to "pursue other interests," the school has announced. "After careful thought and reflection, I have elected to step down as head football coach at Minot State University," he said. "I would like to express my sincere thanks to all of those who have supported our program in such a wonderful way.