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Monday May 4, 2009

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Arizona Cardinals: We hear George Belu and Dave Razzano will not return to the Cardinals' scouting department.

Calgary Stampeders: Former Calgary quarterback Dave Dickenson has now joined the staff as an offensive assistant coach.

Dallas Cowboys: Special teams coach Joe DeCamillis suffered a broken back as a result of the collapse of the team's indoor practice facility during a strong Saturday storm. Please keep Coach DeCamillis in your thoughts. Also, the AP is reporting that scouting assistant Rich Behm will be paralyzed from the waist down after he severed his spinal cord as a result of the storm. Please keep Rich Behm and his family in your thoughts.

Denver Broncos: Lenny McGill has been hired as the assistant director of college scouting. McGill previously served the past 9 years as a college scout with the Green Bay Packers.

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Detroit Lions: Jeremiah Washburn has joined the coaching staff as an assistant offensive line coach.

Kansas City Chiefs: Phil Emery is the new director of college scouting. Emery previously served in the Falcons' scouting department under GM Thomas Dimitroff. Jim Nagy has been hired as a regional scout. Nagy joins the Chiefs' staff from New England. Jay Muraco joins the staff as an Area Scout after serving the last 9 years as the College Scouting Coordinator with the New England Patriots. Rod Perry has been promoted to an Area Scout. Also, former Nashville Kats head coach Pat Sperduto has joined the staff as an Area Scout. Ray Farmer, Willie Davis, and Terry Delp have all been retained within the scouting department.

Marshall: There are reports that Marshall athletic director Bob Marcum will likely not have his yearly contract renewed on June 30th.

Southwest Minnesota State: FootballScoop has just learned that passing game coordinator / quarterbacks coach Cory Sauter has been promoted to offensive coordinator at Southwest Minnesota State.

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