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The Scoop - Thursday July 25, 2019

Thursday July 25, 2019


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

Please join us in praying for the family of former Oregon State, Northern Illinois, Illinois and Rutgers receivers coach Robert Jackson, Jr. who passed away this week.

19 for 19: Houston's offense should be among the best in the nation under Dana Holgorsen. If Joe Cauthen can fix the defense? Look the heck out.

Florida Atlantic: Brent Stockstill has joined the staff as an offensive player assistant. Stockstill is the son of Middle Tennessee head coach Rick Stockstill.

ASA College (JC-NY): ASA College has an immediate opening for a paid Video Coordinator. You must be proficient in Hudl software and video technology. This job has the possibility of including housing with additional RA Duties. Interested applicants should send their resume & cover letter to Head Coach Chris Calabrese at

Georgia Tech: Geoff Collins explains why he believes depth charts may do more harm to your team than good.

Northland Community and Technical College (CC - MN): Northland CTC is looking to hire 2 stipend coaches for the fall of 2019 football season. Looking for coaches with defensive back, running back and wide receiver coaching experience. The 2 positions will include a dorm room for each coach at the rate of $200 a month. The room includes, free internet, cable, heat, water, electricity, free washer and dryer in the dorm room unit. Along with that, the dorm unit comes with a full service kitchen (sink, stove, dishwasher and refrigerator) and a queen size bed with a desk and storage area. The pay range is $2100-$2800 for the season. The dorm unit will be for coaches only but will include dorm responsibilities assigned by the institution and head football coach. Looking for coaches who have social media and hudl experience that also want an opportunity to actually gain some on the field coaching experience at the college level. There may be other opportunities to earn more pay on campus for the right candidate that qualifies for it but it is not a guarantee. Interested candidates should email cover letter, resume and references to head coach Jeremy Richardson at Start day is Aug 3rd/4th. Email inquiries only. No phone calls please.

Independence Community College: Independence is looking for a WR Coach. Start time is immediately. Room, Meals and possible Compensation for the right candidate. Please send resume by email to Head Football Please no phone calls.

Long Island (D-II - NY): Dr. William E. Martinov, Jr. has been named the AD at LIU.

South Dakota State (FCS): AD Justin Sell has signed a 5-year extension through June 21, 2024.

Oklahoma Panhandle State (NAIA): Oklahoma Panhandle State is seeking applicants for an 11-month assistant football coach position (defensive line). Candidate will be responsible for coaching their own position group, their own recruiting area, assistance with practice and game planning, knowledge of Hudl/video editing, and will have additional responsibilities within the football program as assigned by the Head Coach. A Bachelor’s Degree and ability to pass a background check are REQUIRED. Previous collegiate playing or coaching experience is preferred. This position is for individuals in pursuit of a career in collegiate coaching. Positions include; $1,000 dollars per month, and possibility of housing. Review of applicants will begin immediately. Please submit your cover letter, resume, and references via email to No phone calls please.

Pittsburgh Steelers: The Steelers have extended Mike Tomlin through the 2021 season. Details here.

"You only get three or four weekends, both days off, all year." Jimbo Fisher on the yearlong grind of the new recruiting calendar

West Florida (D-II): UWF has an immediate opening for a running backs graduate assistant. All applicants must be admissible to a UWF graduate program. Compensation includes 18 hours of graduate school during the year and a $7,000 stipend. Housing and meals are not included. Job duties: Coaching RB’s, recruiting a specific area, academic monitoring, administrative duties, extensive video breakdown of games and practices on HUDL, and other duties assigned by the football coaching staff. Qualifications include a Bachelor’s degree, a valid driver’s license, and playing experience/coaching experience at the collegiate level. Strong communication skills are a must. Interested candidates can apply to

Football and CTE: New study finds CTE in people with no history of contact sports or history of neurotrauma.

US Coast Guard (D-III - CT): The United States Coast Guard Academy is searching for an assistant football coach. The minimum qualifications are coaching experience at the college or high school level and/or collegiate playing experience. Experience with Hudl is preferred. For detailed information about this job and how to apply, please visit this link.

Furman (FCS - SC): Jason Donnelly, the senior associate athletics director and executive director of athletics development at Villanova (FCS - PA) has been named athletics director at Furman.

Philadelphia Eagles: Catherine Raiche has been hired as the team's football operations coordinator, Adam Schefter shares. Raiche has served as the assistant GM for the Montreal Alouettes and also spent time working for the Tampa XFL franchise before joining the Eagles.

Finlandia (D-III - MI): Finlandia University has announced their full time staff. Riley Swanson will serve as the defensive coordinator, recruiting coordinator & defensive backs coach, David Sartin will serve as the assistant head coach & defensive line coach, and Joby Sullivan will serve as quarterbacks and wide receivers coach.

Colorado: Source tells FootballScoop that wide receivers coach / recruiting coordinator Darrin Chiaverini has been promoted to assistant head coach.

UAB: Taylor Dupuis, who previously served as a student assistant at South Alabama, has been hired as a graduate assistant working with the quarterbacks, per source.

Fort Lewis (D-II - CO): Per source, Fort Lewis has hired former St. Norbert (D-III - WI) quarterbacks coach Beau Worpell to coach the running backs and tight ends.

Last Chance U: The hit Netflix series should consider these 5 programs for interesting storylines for Season Five.

Lewis & Clark (D-III - OR): Lewis & Clark College in Portland, Oregon is looking to immediately hire a Defensive Line coach in a full-time position with full benefits. Applicants must have a Bachelor’s Degree, defensive line coaching experience, and preferred college coaching experience. In addition to on the field coaching duties, the position also includes a major role in recruiting, various duties within the Athletic Department, and serving in every capacity to move the program forward. If interested, email resume to Defensive Coordinator, Eric Jackson at No phone calls please.

Thomas More (D-III - KY): Thomas More University is immediately looking to fill their Defensive Graduate Assistant coaching position. Preference will be given to collegiate playing and/or prior coaching experience. Candidates will be responsible for coaching their own position group, on the road recruiting, film editing/breakdown (HUDL), as well as other duties assigned by the head football coach. A Bachelor’s degree and valid driver’s license is required. The position is a stipend position ($6,000), with room and board, and tuition waiver for graduate school. Applicants must meet all requirements for admissions into graduate school. To apply, e- mail cover letter, resume, and references to Defensive Coordinator Chris Norwell at No phone calls please.

Coaching turnover: Study shows that 20% of assistant coaches get left behind when a head coach leaves for a new job. Read more here.

UNC Pembroke (D-II): UNC Pembroke has an opening for a graduate assistant equipment supervisor with duties that will assist the DFO. Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to, assisting in ordering, receiving, distributing, equipment retention, inventorying, laundering, repair, fitting, facility security and other responsibilities assigned by the head coach. Other duties will include assisting the director of football operations. This position must adhere to and enforce all policies and procedures of the department, and the University, as well as rules and regulations of the NCAA and other authorities that affect the intercollegiate athletics program. Minimum Qualifications – Bachelor’s Degree. Compensation – Meal Plan and $5,500 Stipend. Please send resumes to

Sam Houston State (FCS - TX): Sam Houston State is seeking to fill a Full Time Football Equipment Coordinator position. This position will also assist in recruiting, operations, academics and more. Added plus if you have knowledge of Adobe Suite, including Photoshop, illustrator and after effects. This job is available immediately. Interested candidates please email resume, references and graphic design portfolio to Brett Arnold DFO at

Maine Maritime (D-III - ME): Maine Maritime Academy currently has assistant coach positions available. The assistant coach position is for the academic-year. The successful candidates will be college graduates and possess previous college playing and/or coaching experience. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, coaching their own position group, assisting in practice and game planning, video breakdown and analysis with Hudl, recruiting, and academic oversight. Compensation includes an hourly wage and housing. Interested individuals should send a cover letter, résumé, a completed MMA ApplicationMMA Self-Identification Form*, and contact information for at least three professional references to: For more information please visit the MMA human resources site via this link. EOE.

Independence CC (JC - KS): Independence Community College located in Independence, KS, home of Last Chance U Season 3 & 4 is seeking a volunteer intern coach working with the WR's. This is an entry level position but HOUSING and MEALS will be provided. Start time is immediately. Please send your resume to Head Football Coach Kiyoshi Harris at Please no phone calls.

Fort Scott (JC - KS): Fort Scott Community College is looking to hire an inside or outside wide receivers coach. This position pays $15,000 includes free housing, meals and benefits. Please send resumes to

Head coaching changes: See all of the 2018 NFL and College head coaching changes here