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The Scoop - Tuesday October 29, 2019

Tuesday October 29, 2019


Indiana: IU walked out of Saturday's 38-31 win at Nebraska acting like the two programs had a beef, to the surprise of Nebraska and the public. Well, according to one report, this is the source of it.

Vanderbilt: Vandy AD Malcolm Turner directly refuted ESPN's Adam Rittenberg's report that Jeff Fisher was a potential target to be their next head coach. Have a look.

NCAA: The NCAA Board of Governors has begun the process to allow players to be compensated for their names, images and likenesses.

Big 12 refs: The Big 12 has now admitted to significant officiating mistakes at the end of games costing Texas Tech (vs. Baylor) and Kansas (vs. Texas) chances to win their games.

Concordia Ann Arbor (NAIA - MI): Concordia University Ann Arbor is searching for an opponent for the 2020 season. The dates are August 29th or September 5th. Please contact Josh Schumacher if interested at

Quincy (D-II - IL): Quincy University is in search of two Student assistant coaches to start in January. This is a great opportunity for someone looking to finish up their college career and get their coaching career started. Job duties include breaking down film, attending staff meetings, practice operations, recruiting operations, assisting in coaching a position, assisting in position meetings. While this is a volunteer position, there is scholarship money available to help with the cost of tuition. To apply go to this link and submit your application. Also send your resume and references to Only applicants who are accepted into Quincy University will be reviewed.

NAIA: An upstart NAIA program on the upswing has learned that the school has decided to shut down in just a few short months. Here's the story.

Los Angeles Chargers: The Chargers have fired offensive coordinator Ken Whisenhunt. Whisenhunt has served as the offensive coordinator of the Chargers since the 2016 season. He previously served as head coach of the Titans 2014 & '15 and of the Cardinals 2007-12. Anthony Lynn's offensive staff includes Shane Steichen (QBs), Rip Scherer (TEs), Pat Meyer (OL), Alfredo Roberts (RBs) and Phil McGeoghan (WRs).

Jeff Fisher: The NFL veteran head coach is reportedly a potential target at Vanderbilt according to ESPN's Adam Rittenberg. Details here.

NFL: An unexpected NFL job may be coming open this year. Read more here.

NFL and College Head Coaching Changes: Keep track of all the head coaching changes from NFL to FBS to NAIA via this page.