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The Scoop - Sunday December 16, 2018

Sunday December 16, 2018


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

Liberty: Source tells FootballScoop offensive coordinator Joe Dailey is not being retained by Hugh Freeze.

San Antonio (AAF): Source tells FootballScoop Toronto Argos offensive line coach Jonathan Himebauch is expected to be the new offensive line coach for San Antonio. In addition to a couple of stints with the Argos, Himey has coached offensive line at Nevada, Wake, San Diego State, UNLV and with the Eskimos & Alouettes.

Tampa Bay Bucs: Head coach Dirk Koetter is unlikely to be return next season, according to a report.

Arizona Cardinals: Jason La Canfora reports that the organization is considering "sweeping changes for 2019" adding that if GM Steve Keim's time were to come to an end with the organization that he'd be strong candidate to join the Raiders. Arizona is 3-10 currently under first-year head coach Steve Wilks.

Concordia-Chicago (D-III - IL): Sources tell FootballScoop that Jason Aubry will be the new head coach at CU-Chicago. Aubry spent this past season as the offensive coordinator at Larkin HS (IL) and is the former head coach at Joliet West HS (IL).

Illinois: Details of Lovie Smith's two-year extension and raises for some of his assistants can be see here.

Colorado: As we've previously reported, Mel Tucker has formally announced the additions of his coordinators in Jay Johnson (OC) and Tyson Summer (DC), and that Darrin Chiaverini (WRs / recruiting coordinator), Ross Els (ILBs), and Darian Hagan (RBs) are being retained in the roles they held on the previous staff.

Navy: Defensive coordinator Dale Pehrson has announced his retirement. See yesterday's note on The Scoop for more.

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