Skip to main content

The Scoop - Tuesday May 23, 2017

Tuesday May 23, 2017


Please join us in keeping former Kentucky coach Guy Morris in your thoughts and prayers as he was recently diagnosed with Alzheimer's Disease. Read more here.

A player gets arrested and charges get reduced. How would you handle this situation?

Limestone (D-II - SC): Limestone College has an intern position for a defensive line coach. All applicants send resume to

College coach provides some great insight into how to deal with that superstar player with the bad attitude

Miami (FL): Michaelee Harris has joined the staff as an offensive graduate assistant working with the wide receivers. Harris spent the 2016 season in an offensive analyst role for Illinois.

Sun Belt: The Sun Belt announced today its divisional alignment beginning in 2018. East Division: Appalachian State, Coastal Carolina, Georgia State, Georgia Southern and Troy. West Division: Arkansas State, Louisiana-Lafayette, Louisiana-Monroe, South Alabama and Texas State.

Kansas City Chiefs: Northwestern offensive graduate assistant Erik Frazier has been selected to participate in the Bill Walsh Minority Fellowship program with the Chiefs.

Coffeyville CC (JC - KS): Aaron Flores, the head coach of the Coffeyville Community College football program, is in need of a double lung transplant and is currently at the top of the list, so it can happen at any time. His friends have set up a GoFundMe page to help with expenses. Coach Flo and his family are amazing people that could use some help from the coaching community. See more details here.

Mark Richt used Twitter to recruit in a different way than we've seen before

Dordt (NAIA - IA): Dordt College is accepting applications for a Graduate Assistant position for the football program. The position is a 2 year commitment with annual review. Benefits include tuition discounts for the Dordt College Master of Education Program, campus housing, an annual stipend for hours worked, and a meal card. Primary responsibilities as a football GA include working with either the defensive or offensive coordinator and coaching a position group, recruiting, working with Hudl video editing system, academic development of student athletes, assisting in strength and conditioning program and equipment as well as other responsibilities within the football program. A requirement for this position is a bachelor’s degree and acceptance into Dordt’s graduate program. Past experience coaching and/or playing football is desired. Qualified candidates committed to the mission of Dordt College should send a resume and letter of interest to the Director of Human Resources. For more information visit this link.

St. Cloud State (D-II - MN): Per source, St. Cloud State is looking to hire a football graduate assistant that will also serve as athletic academic coordinator. Minorities are encouraged to apply.

Washington Redskins: Per source, Mississippi Valley State (FCS) linebackers / strength coach Jeff Sawyer has landed a Bill Walsh Minority Fellowship with the Redskins organization.

Presentation (NAIA - SD): Former Colby College (D-III - ME) assistant Travus Lueck has been hired to coach the running backs and tight ends on staff, per source.

Indiana Wesleyan (NAIA - IN): Head coach Jordan Langs has completed his staff as follows; Kyle Kujawa (safeties), Grayson Roberts (WRs), CJ Nightingale (corners), Josh Sherron (assistant OL), Paul Funches (RBs), Kelly Kingseed (specialists), Brad Needler (TEs), Kyle Abney (strength) and Janae Langs (DFO).

Pace (D-II - NY): Pace University has an opening for a restricted earnings runningbacks coach. The salary is $10 - 14K and does not have housing or meals associated with the position. Interested candidates and finalists should express their plan for how they would make that salary productive. This position will coach the runningbacks and have a role in special teams. The position will have a role in quality control responsibilities as well. The position is intended to recruit a primary area on the road. The position with have additional ancillary responsibilities associated with the football program. The position is for the individual that can commit to the development of student athletes daily through the academic year and will pursue a career coaching football rather than part-time coaching work. Applicants should have experience playing college football or previous coaching experience (preferably on offense). Applicants must have their undergraduate degree, a valid driver’s license, regular access to a vehicle and a clean background. Please submit resume, references and cover letter via email Please refrain from phone calls on the position.

Milford Academy (Postgrad - NY): Milford Academy is looking for an offensive line coach with college playing and / or coaching experience. The position includes salary (based on experience), housing and meals. Email your resume to No phone calls please.

Jim Harbaugh's off season just got even more interesting

Why are NFL offensive rookies doing a defensive drill? There's a coaching lesson here....

Vance Bedford explains what went wrong at Texas