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The Scoop - Tuesday June 19, 2018

Tuesday June 19, 2018


Alliance of American Football: The new San Antonio club is expected to name former Cowboy Daryl Johnston their GM and former Oregon State and Nebraska head coach Mike Riley their new head coach tweets Alex Marvez. Riley is currently on staff at Oregon State. The AAF begins play in the Spring.

NCAA: In response to last week's news, the NCAA on Tuesday passed a new rule allowing schools to cancel the scholarships of players who intend to transfer.

Stephen F. Austin (FCS - TX): Assistant head coach/defensive coordinator Jeff Byrd has been named SFA's interim head coach amid Clint Conque's suspension.

Grad transfers: The growth in the number of grad transfers is stunning.

Oklahoma: OU regents have approved raises for Lincoln Riley and his staff. Details here.

Last Chance U.: The trailer for the new season, following Kansas's Independence Community College, is now out.

Urbana (D-II - OH): Urbana University has an immediate need for an entry level, part-time (up to 20 hours per week) Assistant Football Coach. The position will be responsible for coaching our linebackers, video editing using HUDL, recruiting, assisting with the strength and conditioning program, and other duties as assigned by the head coach. Prior college playing experience and/or experience coaching high school football would be a plus in this position. We are targeting an August 1st start date and relocation assistance will not be available for this position. For immediate consideration, please email your resume with “Assistant Football Coach” in the subject line of the email.

Carolina Panthers: Former Texans assistant director of college scouting Mike Martin is joining the staff as an area scout servicing the southwest, per Neil Stratton.

Asked to clarify his apparent criticism of Ed Orgeron, Les Miles...doesn't

Sacred Heart (FCS - CT): Sacred Heart University is looking for a video coordinator. The position will run from August 1 through December. Position will include $1,000 per month stipend (no meals or housing.) Looking for qualified applicants who have previous experience working with DVSport. You will be responsible for coordinating all aspects of the video program. Interested applicants please email your resume to Mike Livingston at No phone calls, please.

Urbana (D-II - OH): Urbana is no longer accepting applicants for their assistant football / wrestling position. Thanks for the overwhelming interest.

Bates (D-III - ME): Penn (FCS) defensive line coach and longtime Division I assistant Malik Hall has been named head coach of the program. Past stops for Hall include Wagner, Fordham, Hofstra, Central Connecticut State and UMass.

Lafayette (FCS - PA): Lafayette College Football Program is looking for a paid Video Coordinator for the 2018-19 Season. This is an hourly position with regulated hours. The responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to: filming, marking, intercutting, and editing practice & game tape. Furthermore, assist in the production of recruiting videos with the recruiting and social media departments. Assist in providing AV/IT support for the coaching staff when needed. This is a NON-COACHING position. Required minimum qualifications: Bachelor’s degree or higher in a field related to video production, graphic design, communications or media studies. Working knowledge of DVSport, DVSport360 is preferred. Working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop is a plus. Please send resume and cover letter to Director of Football Operations, Christian Endrigian at

Lock Haven (D-II - PA): Lock Haven University is currently seeking a 9-month Restricted Earnings Assistant Football Coach. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, coaching your own position group, managing a recruiting area, film editing/breakdown, game/practice preparation, as well as other duties assigned by the head football coach. Applicants must display great work ethic and have collegiate coaching experience (student assistant or graduate assistant experience acceptable for candidate minimum qualification). A Bachelor’s degree and successful completion of a background check is required. Position will pay $11,500. Benefits, housing and meals are NOT included. Local candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume and three professional references via this link. Priority will be given to applicants who apply by Sunday, June 24th, 2018.

Albion College (D-III - MI): Albion College is accepting applications for a Part-time Assistant Coach - either assistant WRs or assistant OL. Starting Date is August 1, 2018 and runs through December 1, 2018. Also possibility of working month of April through Spring Practice. Stipend is $4,000 for the Season with an additional $1,000 possible for Spring Practice. Benefits, housing and meals are NOT INCLUDED. Preference will be given to local candidates. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree preferred; Experience in collegiate athletics as a coach, player, or student manager; Must have a valid, or be eligible to obtain, a Michigan driver’s license and clearing initial and periodic driving record checks. Apply online here. Interested candidates should submit an online application including letter of application, resume, and contact information for three professional references.Please contact Mr. Craig Rundle ( Head Football Coach, for questions about the position or search. A review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Carolina Panthers: The Panthers will not renew the contract of senior executive scout Don Gregory, tweets Joe Person of the Charlotte Observer.

Detroit Lions:��The Lions have hired veteran NFL personnel executive Jimmy Raye III as a senior personnel executive, tweets Ian Rapoport. Raye was most recently the assistant general manager for the Houston Texans.

Stephen F. Austin (FCS - TX): SFA has indefinitely suspended head coach Clint Conque amid an investigation into alleged violations of university policy. More on the situation here.

Langston (NAIA - OK): Langston University is currently seeking a graduate assistant Football Coach. Responsibilities will include coaching your own position group, and managing a recruiting area. Defensive playing or coaching experience is preferred (LBer’s). Bachelor’s degree and admission into Langston University graduate program is required. Yearly benefits include a monthly stipend, tuition waiver, housing & meals. Interested applicants are encouraged to apply ASAP by emailing resume and references to Coach Mike Cannon Please put Defensive GA Linebackers in subject Line.

FAU: Lane Kiffin explains why age and experience weren't important to him when making his offensive coordinator hire.

Salve Regina (D-III - RI): Salve Regina invites applications for the part-time position of Offensive Skill Position. The position includes stipend with no benefits (insurance, meals, housing, etc). Qualified candidates are encouraged to send a cover letter of application, resume and names of three references by email to

#ScholarshipAlert - Flashing a smile at Kent State

MidAmerica Nazarene University (KS): MidAmerica Nazarene has added two new graduate assistant positions. One of the positions is for offensive skill, the other position is for a defensive front seven assistant. The position includes stipend, and tuition for graduate courses. Candidates must be accepted into the MNU Graduate school. Offensive applicants send your resume, references, and cover letter to (Subject: Offensive Applicant). Defensive applicants please send your resume, references, and cover letter to (Subject: Defensive Applicant). No phone calls please.

Mike Leach's Twitter antics garnered some attention the other night

Chicago (D-III - IL): The University of Chicago has RE-OPENED its search for the position of Defensive Intern Football Coach. This individual will assist the Defensive Coordinator and Defensive Backs coach. This position is eligible for a seasonal stipend. No benefits or housing. The responsibilities include, but are not limited to: recruitment of student-athletes on and off-campus, on field coaching, defensive analytics, practice planning, video editing with Hudl, equipment tasks, and other administrative duties as assigned by the Head Coach. A Bachelor’s degree is required. Previous coaching or playing experience with the defensive secondary will be given preference. A successful background check will be required before work begins on campus. To apply for the position, please submit a cover letter, resume and professional references to Defensive Coordinator, Luke Cutkomp at No phone calls.

Lafayette (FCS - PA): Lafayette College Football is looking for UNPAID video interns who will be responsible for representing Lafayette College, the athletic department and all of the intercollegiate sports teams through video production. He/She will be responsible for video production for the Lafayette College Football team as well as filming practice, film breakdown, and assisting the video coordinator with daily needs. You may be eligible for course credit. Required minimum qualifications: Currently pursuing a bachelor's degree or higher in a field related to video production, graphic design, communications or media studies. Working knowledge of DVSport, DVSport360 is preferred. Working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop is a plus. Please send resume and cover letter to Director of Football Operations, Christian Endrigian at