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The Scoop - Wednesday May 1, 2019

Wednesday May 1, 2019


#StaffTracker: A one stop page where you can keep track of how the new head coaches are filling their staffs. NFL – FBS – FCS – D-II

NCAA: The NCAA is reportedly working on rolling out a nationalized injury report, starting this fall. Details here.

St. Norbert (D-III - WI): St. Norbert College is seeking applicants for a linebackers coach. College coaching or playing experience is required. Recruiting experience preferred. Responsibilities include coaching a position, running your own position room, recruiting territory, and administrative assignments as determined by the head coach. This is a twelve month position, starting early June, with pay of $12,000. No additional benefits provided. Please send cover letter and resume to

Urban Meyer: Reggie Bush has walked back his comments saying he and Matt Leinart will recruit Urban to USC if things go south in LA, but you need to read Urban's comments.

Incarnate Word (FCS - TX): Per source, Kilgore CC (TX) linebackers coach Matthew Gregg has accepted to join the Incarnate Word staff as a defensive GA.

Simon Fraser (D-II - BC): Simon Fraser University, a Division II school in Burnaby, B.C., Canada, is looking for a defensive assistant. This is an entry level position with no housing or benefits. Priority will be given to those w defensive backs playing and/or coaching experience. Coaches with Canadian citizenship are strongly encouraged to apply. Please send resume, cover letter and references to defensive coordinator Taylor Summers

St. Norbert (D-III - WI): St. Norbert College seeks applicants for an offensive skill position coach (QBs or WRs). College coaching or playing experience is required. Recruiting experience preferred. Responsibilities include coaching a position, running your own position room, recruiting territory, and administrative assignments as determined by the head coach. This is a twelve month position, starting early June, with pay of $12,000. No additional benefits provided. Please send cover letter, references, and resume to

East Coast Prep (PostGrad - MA): East Coast Prep is seeking three assistant coaches for the 2019 season. ECP plays a very competitive schedule against D1JV, JC's and D3 teams. We have placed over 120 players into college programs in 4 years as well as a number of coaches!! You will coach your own position and be assigned off field duties by the head coach. This is a 4 month position, mid August until mid December. Position includes room, board and a stipend. Stipend based on experience. We are looking for some college experience! Please email your resume to no later than May 10th, 2019! No phone calls please.

Wisconsin Lutheran (D-III): WLC is seeking applications for a graduate assistant football coach position. Specific coaching position will be determined based upon experience and strengths of the candidate. Duties will include coaching, recruiting, film break down and using HUDL, strong technology background including data base management and social media. Qualified candidates must have playing or coaching experience and be able to gain admittance to the graduate degree program. Interested candidates should submit a resume and recommendation list. Also submit a cover letter that demonstrates affinity to coaching in a Christian, NCAA Division III football program. Applications should be sent via email to Absolutely no calls. Review of application materials will begin immediately and continue until positions are filled.

Cal: Cal is looking to hire an assistant director in video production. The position will be responsible for producing all aspects of production video for the football department, including project planning, storyboarding, execution, and optimization for all video and motion graphic projects used for the Football program. Must have experience accepting input on a project and feedback on a concept and implementing this information. Must have experience creating weekly or occasional motivational highlight videos for sports teams. This is a high pressure, Athletic Department environment where deadlines must be met. To apply for this position, please go this link and apply for job #26779. Please include a cover letter, resume, and three references submitted as a single attachment with your application.

Utica (D-III - NY): Utica College is accepting applications for the position of part-time assistant athletic instructor for football working on defense. This position is a 9-month appointment beginning on August 1, 2019, and is eligible for an annual stipend of $9,000. The responsibilities include, but are not limited to: assisting the Head Coach with various facets of a varsity and JV sports program including varsity inside linebackers coaching and also manages all equipment. The assistant athletic instructor holds weekly academic mentor meetings with student athletes, attends all training camp practices and meetings and primarily attends practices and games. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree is preferred; Previous collegiate or high school coaching experience (defense) is preferred; must have knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations. To learn more about the position or to apply, visit this link. Applicants will be asked to submit a cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references through the College’s application site.

East Stroudsburg (D-II - PA): East Stroudsburg University is looking for two Defensive Assistant Football Coaches. The positions each pay $10,000 a year and provide no housing or meals. These positions will be responsible for coaching a position along with other duties assigned by the Head Coach and the Defensive Coordinator. Please send all resumes to Defensive Coordinator Mike Lackey at No phone calls please.

This program and their “Manly Mondays” lessons are sharing wisdom with players on a new level

Clemson: Here's the PowerPoint presentation that got Dabo Swinney is record $93 million contract.

ESPN: ESPN has announced that Joe Tessitore (play-by-play), Booger McFarland (analyst) and Lisa Salters (sidelines) will be the Monday Night Football crew for 2019.

Denison (D-III - OH): Denison University is looking to hire an assistant coach on offense, preferably an offensive skill position. This is a full-time position with benefits. Strength & Conditioning certification preferred. No phone calls or emails please. Applications can be submitted through

Southwest Minnesota State (D-II): Southwest Minnesota State University (DII, Northern Sun Conference) is looking for a defensive graduate assistant (DB experience). Qualifications include acceptance into graduate school (3.0 minimum GPA). Compensation package includes $8,000/year and full-tuition waiver during the 2019-20 school year. Review of candidates will begin immediately and continue until filled. Starting date is July 2019. Minority candidates are encouraged to apply. Please email resume and references to Coach McClure at

Mount St. Joseph (D-III - OH): Mount St. Joseph University has an opening for an assistant coaching position working with either the corners or safeties. Candidates should have coaching and/or playing experience in the defensive backfield. Additional duties include having your own recruiting area, developing game and practice plans, and assisting with HUDL, This position is a $4,500 Stipend with NO housing or benefits. Preference will be given to local candidates. If interested, email your resume to Head Football Coach Tyler Hopperton at

Syracuse: Syracuse announced back in December a contract extension for Dino Babers, but gave no indication to the details on how long it was for, and according to a recruiting graphic shared yesterday (that was later deleted) Babers is signed with the Orange through the 2024 season, according to

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Maine Maritime (D-III - MI): Per source, former Towson (FCS - MD) defensive quality control assistant Billy Shimko has joined the staff to coach defensive backs, while former Bridgewater College (D-III – VA) student assistant Peyton Allen will join the staff as the defensive line coach.

USC: A few prominent USC alums plan to target Urban Meyer if USC's season goes south.

Macalester (D-III - MN): Macalester College is accepting applications for an assistant football coach. This position is a full-time, 12 month assignment with full benefits, reporting to the Head Football Coach. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: on and off-campus recruitment of student-athletes, on field coaching, practice planning, monitoring student-athlete academic progress, coordinating team travel and camps/clinics arrangements, and additional duties assigned by the head coach with potential coordination of recruiting and or/other coordinating opportunities. Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s degree preferred. Successful coaching experience at the collegiate level required. Please submit a cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references through Macalester’s Employment Services site. No phone calls please.


Masters of Sports Administration:Upper Iowa’s MSA degree provides learners with the current theories, concepts, and learning models necessary to assume administrative, coaching and leadership roles in high school, higher education and sports business settings. The online degree is available with emphasis in Sports Management or Coaching & Leadership Eduction.

Morehead State University: (FCS - KY): Morehead State has an IMMEDIATE opening for a CBs or OLBs coach. Position includes coaching, recruiting, and administrative duties assigned by the HFC. Collegiate playing or coaching experience preferred. This is a part-time position and compensation includes a $10,000 salary, housing, and partial meals. Please email resume, cover letter and references to Tony Brinson

Western New England University (D-III – MA): The Western New England University football program has two openings (one offense, one defense) for a graduate assistant or intern position. Responsibilities will include coaching your own position group, video management and breakdown (Hudl), coordination and practice preparation, recruiting your own territory, and other duties assigned by the Head Coach or Coordinator. The Graduate Assistant Position includes all tuition for a Master of Science in Sport Leadership and Coaching (3.0 GPA needed), as well as a stipend paid over 10 months. The intern position compensation is based on experience. No housing for either position, but will assist in finding affordable housing. Please send materials to head coach Jason Lebeau at No phone calls please.

Dickinson State (NAIA - ND): Dickinson State is looking for a home and away series on either September 12th or 19th in 2020 and September 11th or 18th in 2021. Contact Pete Stanton at if interested.

Colorado School of Mines (D-II): The school is no longer accepting resumes for their wide receivers job. Thanks for the overwhelming interest.

Head coaching changes: See all of the 2018 NFL and College head coaching changes here – including a new interactive map.