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Thursday January 1, 2008 (Update 2)

Cal: Head coach Jeff Tedford has agreed to a 2-year contract extension.

New Orleans Saints: We hear Denver Broncos assistant Bill Johnson is expected to talk with New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton about joining the Saints staff as defensive line coach.

LSU: The Times-Picayune Newspaper is reporting that San Francisco 49ers secondary coach Vance Joseph could be joining the LSU staff.

Kansas State: Oregon assistant Robin Pfulgrad is not a candidate to join the staff at Kansas State.

Miami (OH): We hear head coach Mike Haywood has talked with Morris Watts and Carl Reese about joining the Miami staff.

San Francisco 49ers: We hear the Jason Tarver may become the next linebackers coach for the 49ers.

Syracuse: Sources tell FootballScoop that former Michigan defensive coordinator Scott Shafer has agreed to become the new defensive coordinator at Syracuse.