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The Scoop - Thursday August 9, 2018

Thursday August 9, 2018


Kansas State: Two months shy of his 79th birthday, Bill Snyder has signed a new 5-year contract. More here.

Nebraska: A 17-year-old girl has been arrested for burglarizing Scott Frost's home.

College Football Playoff: The CFP announced Thursday the first set of weekly rankings will be released on Tuesday, Oct. 30, and follow weekly after that. Selection Sunday is on Dec. 2.

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Missouri: The University of Missouri is seeking applications for the position of Football Recruiting Graphic Designer. This position is full time and includes benefits. Job responsibilities include creating recruiting material such as personalized digital graphics for perspective student athletes as well as material for coaches. This job also requires an understanding of creative video for visits and recruiting purposes. We are looking for a creative minded designer who is able to work in a group. Please apply via this link.

This interactive chart shows how often your favorite coach does -- or does not -- go for it on fourth down.

Last Chance U: The location for Season 4 has been announced...

Colby (D-III - ME): Colby is seeking to hire a volunteer defensive assistant. Prefer applicants with sufficient working knowledge of DVSport software, Visio editing system and data input. Linebacker experience preferred. Position is open and available to fill immediately. Please email resume and references to

Situational Practice Planning for Game Week:Like many successful programs, Washington High School (SD) strives to continually be more efficient with practice time. So even with a career record of 112-43 as a head coach with five state championships, Chad Stadem spent his off-season fine-tuning his practice regiment. So as the Warriors start the season with a 34-game winning streak, Coach Stadem takes X&O Labs’ readers through the weekly plan he will use in-season, which is dedicated to period simulation, game organization and sudden change. X&O Labs will release this report next Tuesday at 7 am EST. To receive it, click here and enter your email address.

Watch an intense Browns meeting where a player challenges the team's culture

Hampton (FCS - VA): Per source, Brandon Williams has joined the staff as linebackers coach after spending last season as a defensive graduate assistant at East Carolina.

Tennessee Valley Prep (Postgrad - Huntsville, AL):Tennessee Valley Prep located in Huntsville, AL is looking to fill an open date on either 11/3 or 10/14. willing to travel. we have 75 kids on our roster, many of which are FCS, NAIA, and JUCO transfers. we are looking to play NAIA, D3, or Junior College teams. If interested contact Don Hill (Asst. Head Coach/OC)