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The Scoop

Monday June 15, 2009 (Update 2)

Hampton: There is a report that former FIU assistant, Bernard Clark, has landed the defensive coordinator job at Hampton University.

Arizona Cardinals: Current Spring Westfield HS (Houston, TX) assistant coach, Desmar Black, will take part in the NFL Minority Fellowship with the Cardinals. Also, former Pittsburgh Steelers' scouting department intern, Luke Palko, has joined the Cardinals' staff as a college scout.

Jacksonville Jaguars: Jeff Gooch is the new Southeast BLESTO scout. Brian Simmons is the new northeast regional scout. Jason Desjardins has been promoted to Midwest regional scout. Former Southwest scout Chris Driggers is the Southwest pro scout. Former Northeast regional scout Chris Prescott is the new Southwest regional scout.


Central Lakes College: a member of the NJCAA and MCAC has an opening for an assistant football coach. CLC is located in the heart of the Lakes Area in Brainerd, Minnesota, about two hours north of Minneapolis-St. Paul. This position will require previous college coaching/playing experience. Responsibilities will include coaching own position, working closely with offensive/defensive coordinator, knowledge of special teams play, recruitment of student-athletes, and other duties assigned by the head coach. This is a fall semester assignment only and there are no teaching opportunities. A stipend will be provided based on experience. Please email resume to

Gallaudet University: Washington, D.C. Assistant Head Football Coach/Strength&Condition Coor. Department:* Athletics Department. Job Number:* HR-09051 Date Posted:* 6/12/2009 Salary Range:* $51,974 to $93,408 (11 months) Status:* Accepting applications. Assists the head football coach in all phases of the program; administers all facets of strength and conditioning facilities; serves as department leader in the field of strength, conditioning, and fitness; schedules strength and conditioning workouts in cooperation with the head coach of each of Gallaudet University's 14 varsity sports; strives for excellence within the University's mission; assists the equipment coordinator in coordinating the purchase, maintenance, and distribution of equipment for the Athletics Department as related to strength, conditioning and fitness; improves on court/field performance, reducing the potential for injuries, and performs rehabilitative activities as needed; updates athletic administration on equipment needs and/or upgrades recommended to provide Gallaudet University athletes with the best possible training equipment. Requirements: Bachelor's degree required and four years related experience. Significant coaching experience required. Experience must include minimum two years experience with strength and conditioning training. Thorough knowledge and understanding of NCAA and ECFC guidelines required. Demonstrated skills in developing and motivating students both athletically and academically. Strong commitment to the values of a liberal arts education and an understanding of teacher/coach model in a NCAA Division III athletics program. National Strength and Conditioning Association or National Council on Strength and Fitness certification or the ability to attain certification within three years of date of hire. American Sign Language skills or a willingness to learn within a reasonable time. Please EMAIL Resume and 3 Proffessional References to No phone call, please.