The Scoop

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Wednesday February 18, 2009 (Update 4)

Indiana State: Head coach Trent Miles has hired former Stanford and Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Troy Walters as offensive coordinator. We think Miles coached Walters at Stanford.

Iowa State: Former Northern Iowa quarterbacks coach Courtney Messingham has joined the Iowa State staff as tight ends coach.

Kansas City Chiefs: Dedric Ward is joining the staff. Former Tampa Bay offensive coordinator Bill Muir has joined the staff.

New Hampshire: Former Iona special teams coordinator / defensive line coach Jake Zweig has accepted the defensive line job at New Hampshire.

Richmond: Our sources tell us that defensive assistant Byron Thweatt will be promoted to running backs coach. We heard Kenny Lewis will be joining the staff to coach the defensive tackles.

Toledo: We hear former Kent State wide receivers coach Jason Nichols has accepted the outside receivers job at Toledo.