Wednesday January 8, 2009
Cleveland Browns: We hear Raiders linebackers coach Don Martindale is heading to Cleveland with Mangini.
Illinois: Penn State defensive line coach Larry Johnson Sr. has interviewed with Ron Zook.
Navy: Head coach Ken Niumataolo has received a contract extension.
San Francisco 49ers: Oakland Raiders assistant Tom Rathman is returning to the 49ers to coach the running backs.
TCU: Head coach Gary Patterson has received a contract extension through 2014. His assistants will receive pay increases.
USC: Rocky Seto has been promoted to defensive coordinator. Former Houston Texans defensive line coach Jethro Franklin will coach the defensive line. Franklin is a former USC assistant under Pete Carroll. Ken Norton Jr. will add the title of assistant head coach for defense.