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Sunday January 18, 2015

Sunday January 18, 2015

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San Francisco 49ers: Per source, NC State director of football operations Bill Nayes has accepted the same position with the Niners. Nayes previously spent four seasons with the Niners under Jim Harbaugh and Mike Singletary. More on the move at NC State on DFO Scoop.

Atlanta Falcons: Adam Schefter is reporting tonight that the Falcons are hiring Kyle Shanahan as offensive part of a package deal with Dan Quinn to be head coach.

Denver Broncos: The Broncos are finalizing an agreement with Gary Kubiak to become their new head coach, per Mike Klis of the Denver Post. Albert Breer of the NFL Network adds that Kubiak, as expected, will bring Rick Dennison of the Ravens, with him as offensive coordinator.

Chicago Bears: Saints area scout Josh Lucas will go to Bears with Ryan Pace as director of player personnel, per Jason La Canfora.

Texas A&M: Kevin Sumlin has hired Virginia Tech receivers coach Aaron Moorehead to coach the receivers, per Billy Liucci. Moorehead spent two seasons at Virginia Tech, and spent three years prior to that on the staff at Stanford as an offensive assistant.

San Francisco 49ers: Adam Schefter is reporting that Alabama offensive coordinator Lane Kiffin is a front-runner for the Niners OC job. Former Browns head coach Rob Chudzinski (most recently a special assistant to Colts HC Chuck Pagano) is also receiving consideration.

Oakland Raiders: The Raiders will interview former Chicago Bears head coach Marc Trestman for their offensive coordinator opening early this week, according to Ian Rapoport.

Idaho: Former Washington State defensive coordinator Mike Breske is joining the Idaho staff as defensive coordinator, according to a report from the Moscow-Pullman Daily.

Houston Texans: Pro personnel director Brian Gaine will receive a promotion instead of taking a job with the Eagles according to Ian Rapoport of NFL Network.

Washington State: Michigan cornerbacks coach Roy Manning will coach outside linebackers at Washington State. In 2013 Manning coached the outside linebackers for Michigan. SI has reported the hire and we can confirm.

Midwest Prep (Postgrad - IL): Midwest Preparatory Academy is seeking applicants for regional scouts/recruiters throughout the US. The regional scout will provide recommendations on athlete recruitment, and identify locations and individuals to be targeted for future recruitment efforts. All inquiries and resumes are to made to Mark Wirth, Director of Operations at