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The Scoop - Wednesday August 14, 2019

Wednesday August 14, 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

Oklahoma State: Mike Gundy has worn Cowboy orange and black for pretty much his entire adult life, and now he's restated his desire to retire at Oklahoma State.

Luke Fickell v. Jim Harbaugh: A denied waiver for a transfer from Michigan to Cincinnati has the respective head coaches launching grenades at each other.

Georgia: According to Online Athens, UGA has added Angela Kirkpatrick, who as the director of on-campus recruiting recruiting at North Carolina dating back to 2017, to their recruiting department. Also, Logan Reed will hold the title of assistant recruiting coordinator after working as a recruiting intern at Indiana since 2016.

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19 for 19: If this works, Michigan is going to the College Football Playoff. If not, well, we're entering a large unknown. That's what makes the Jim Harbaugh's Josh Gattis hiring the most important in college football.

Stephen A. Smith took a break from screaming about Kobe and Zeke to tell the Alabama football team, "The world does not give a damn about you."

Philadelphia Eagles: The Eagles are looking to hire a director of analytics, a quantitative analyst and a senior quantitative analyst. View the postings here.

Hugh Freeze: Coach Freeze has missed practice this week as he undergoes medical treatment for back spasms. Read more here.

Fordham (FCS - NY): Fordham University has an immediate opening an Offensive QualityControlCoach. This is a volunteer position. Housing may be provided. Responsibilities include: film breakdown/scouting reports, defensive scout team organization, assisting in various recruiting efforts, in addition to other responsibilities designated by the coaching staff. Experience with XOS and Visio is preferred. Interested applicants should submit a resume and references to Evan Durand at

Oklahoma: If Alex Grinch does at Oklahoma what he did at Washington State, OU will be the best program in college football.

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VMI (FCS): Head coach Scott Wachenheim's finalized staff will consist of; Tom Clark (assistant HC / DC / ILBs), Nick Conte (kickers / punters / long snappers), Billy Cosh (WRs / recruiting coordinator), Anthony Davis (RBs), Kyle Jolly (OL), Pat Kuntz (DL), Chris Moore (TEs / Specialists), Marshall Roberts (secondary / pass game coordinator), Kendrick Scott (CBs), Brian Sheppard (OC / QBs), Dave Forman (S&C), Jacob Menard (volunteer assistant).