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The Scoop - Wednesday May 8, 2019

Wednesday May 8, 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

Please join us in praying for the family of former Furman (FCS - SC) head coach Jimmy Satterfield, who passed recently at the age of 79 after a brief illness. Satterfield led Furman to the national title in 1988 and spent 21 seasons on staff while leading the program from 1986-1993.

Pitt: Recruiting GA Karlo Zovko has been promoted to assistant director of player personnel at Pitt, source tells FootballScoop.

Millersville (D-II - PA): Matt Kelleher, who was the offensive line coach at Malone College (D-II - OH) before the school decided to shut down its football program, has been hired to coach the offensive line at Millersville, source tells FootballScoop.

Limestone (D-II - SC): Limestone College is currently accepting applications for Four unpaid volunteer coaches (2 offensive and 2 defensive) to begin July 2019. We are seeking candidates who are looking to gain coaching experience working within a Division 2 football program. Responsibilities include positional work, film break down, self-scout, opponent scout, recruit evaluation, assisting in game planning, and day-to-day responsibilities. Previous football experience preferred as well as knowledge of PowerPoint, HUDL, Excel, and Visio. Qualifications: (1) Must have completed a Bachelor’s degree program (2) Experience competing in college athletics or experience working in a college football program. This position does not provide any stipend, benefits, or housing. It is an opportunity to get hands on experience at a Division 2 program, develop as a coach, have the potential to earn a paid position, and earn recommendations for future career opportunities. Please email your cover letter, resume and three professional references to

Denver Broncos: The Broncos have not renewed the contract of southwest area scout Klein Kubiak, and Eugene Armstrong, a scout who worked the southeast region last year, is moving to take over the southwest. Also, former player personnel intern Eddie Simpkins has been moved to scouting assistant and Rob Paton and Deon Randall are now college / pro scouts.

Nick Saban:"Sometimes when you win a lot, people don't understand that success is not a continuum, it's momentary."

APR Bonuses: The following coaches have earned bonuses based on their team's respective APR score, per Steve Berkowitz; Michigan's Jim Harbaugh ($150k), Fresno State's Jeff Tedford ($175k), Auburn's Gus Malzahn ($75k).

Oklahoma: 80% is the magic number in Lincoln Riley's game planning process. Here's why.

Missouri Valley (NAIA): Missouri Valley College has an opening for an equipment coordinator/assistant coach (can be on defense or offense). Responsibilities include organization, inventory, distribution, collection, and maintenance of all equipment for the team. Coaching duties will include assisting with a position group, practice preparation, assisting with on-campus recruiting and any assignments delegated by the head coach. We are looking for a dedicated and detail oriented person who wants to complete their undergraduate or Master’s degree and advance their career. Proficiency in GoogleApps, Microsoft Excel, Word, Hudl, PowerPoint and other computer skills is a plus. This position compensates with an award of FULL TUITION but does not include ROOM and BOARD. All interested applicants please send an email with your resume and 3 references to No phone calls please.

Southeast Missouri State (FCS): Southeast Missouri State is looking for an offensive quality control coach and video coordinator. Responsibilities include all aspects of film, assisting the offense with film breakdown and analysis, and assisting with a position. Position pays $900 per month stipend. No benefits, room and board, or tuition. Looking for candidate to start immediately. Please send resume and references to No phone calls please.

Richmond (FCS - VA): The University of Richmond is currently accepting applications for one unpaid volunteer coach to begin in Mid-July. Responsibilities will include film break down, self-scout, opponent scout, assisting in game planning, and day-to-day responsibilities. Previous football experience preferred as well as knowledge of PowerPoint, DVSport, Excel, and Visio. Candidates must have completed a Bachelor’s degree program. Experience competing in intercollegiate or experience working in a collegiate football program is a plus. This position does not provide any stipend, benefits, or housing. However, you will receive experience working in a Division I program, have the potential to earn a paid position, and earn recommendations for future career opportunities. Please send ONE (1) attachment containing your cover letter, resume and three professional references to John Srofe at Phone calls will not be accepted.

Denver Broncos: Frantzy Jourdain will be announced as the team's new southeast area scout, per Neil Stratton. Jourdain was most recently a national scout for the Titans and spent 13 seasons with the Patriots.

FootballScoop Reading List: The official FootballScoop off season recommended reading list is here, and contains 20+ books on football, leadership, and more...

Transfers: How a single transfer cuts to the core of the quarterback position in major college football in 2019.

Brown (FCS - RI): Heather Marini (offensive quality control), Isaac Whitney (defensive quality control), Andrew Goodman (director of football operations), and Paul Frisone (coordinator of football operations and player development) have all joined the Brown staff.

Angelo Football Clinic:How good is this lineup (and this is just Wednesday afternoon)... Tom Herman, Larry Harmon, Matt Wells, Pete Golding, Kyle Flood? See the full clinic schedule here and make your reservations today!

Western Illinois (FCS): Western Illinois University is accepting resumes for a defensive graduate assistant, primarily working with defensive backs. Applicants should have prior coaching experience, have the ability to get accepted into graduate school, and meet all NCAA requirements to hold a graduate assistantship. Interested candidates should send resumes to No phone calls please.

Oregon: UCLA analyst Nate Costa is leaving to join the Oregon staff as an analyst, Bruce Feldman tweets. Prior to joining UCLA, Costaa was the offensive coordinator at IMG Academy and played his college ball for the Ducks, where he was a quarterback. Sources tell FootballScoop that Costa will work as a senior analyst working with the Ducks quarterbacks after working with the running backs as an analyst with the Bruins last year.

Miami Dolphins: Former LSU assistant offensive line coach / analyst Donovan Jackson has been selected to participate in the Bill Walsh Diversity Coaching Fellowship with the Dolphins, per source.

Georgia:Is Kirby Smart insane?

Guardian Caps: Reducing impact, one hit at a time.... 

Texas A&M Commerce (D-II): Texas A&M Commerce is now accepting applications for offensive line graduate assistant. Responsibilities include; film breakdown/scouting reports, defensive scout team coaching/organization, on-campus recruiting visits, academic class checks/study hall monitoring, in addition to other responsibilities designated by the head coach, offensive coordinator, and offensive line coach. Experience with Hudl, Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, etc. is preferred. Requirements: GPA of 2.9 or higher in undergraduate studies, a valid driver’s license, and ability to pass background check. Further details of compensation (pay and graduate program coverages) will be provided to prospective candidates. All interested should send cover letter, resume, and 3 references to offensive line coach Famika Anae at Review of candidates will begin immediately and the expected start date will be June 1, 2019.

Clemson: Let's talk about Clemson's recent recruiting class...

Jersey Coast Prep (Postgrad - NJ): Jersey Coast Prep Academy is seeking two college enrolled intern offensive line coaches for the 2019 season. JCPA plays a very competitive schedule against JUCO’S, Prep, and D3 JV teams. Please contact Pastor David for more information

Head coaching changes: See all of the 2018 NFL and College head coaching changes here