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The Scoop - Thursday October 18, 2018

Thursday October 18, 2018

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LSU: Have a look at the purple helmets, and tweaked uniforms, LSU will wear Saturday night.

UVA: Bronco Mendenhall and his wife Holly have pledged $500,000 towards the construction of a new football operations center at Virginia. The project aims for construction to begin in Spring 2020 and be completed in Fall 2022.

Boise State: Among the changes to head coach Bryan Harsin's contract that were approved today are increases to his bonus max from $475k to $1.185 million, Steve Berkowitz points out.

The G League will soon pay elite high school players to play for them before they're old enough to join the NBA. Could we soon see the same in football?

Birmingham Iron (AAF): Ron Selesky will serve as director of football operations / player personnel for the Birmingham Iron.

Auburn: Multiple reports say Gus might be on his way out; but....

Stanford: Stanford football is seeking applicants to fill two Recruiting Internships beginning January 15th for the 2019 calendar year. The positions are unpaid, volunteer roles but could meet your requirements for undergraduate or graduate credits. These roles will be tailored towards hands-on, immersive learning in an FBS football environment and will give the intern(s) experience in multiple facets of the recruiting process. Focus will include, but not limited to: prospect identification, database management, social media and communication, travel/event management, and adherence to NCAA by-laws. Applicants, if not local, should have a solidified Bay Area living arrangement. Undergraduate, graduate students, and recent graduates are welcomed to apply. Please send a resume, cover letter, and list of references to Garrett Wolfe, Assistant Director of Recruiting Operations, at gwolfe11@stanford.edu . Applications will be accepted starting immediately until the positions are filled. Since 2012, more than 15 successful volunteers have been promoted into full time roles with Stanford Football. Our five most-recent Recruiting Interns all found employment upon completion of their internship with Stanford Football (x3), the Los Angeles Rams, and the San Francisco 49ers.

The Jimbo Effect has already started at Texas A&M

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Lyon (NAIA - AR): Lyon College is seeking NAIA games fore the 2019 season. We are willing to do home and home. The dates we need games on are the following: September 7, September 14, and October 19. Interested programs can contact joshua.oliver@lyon.edu.