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Tuesday March 9, 2010

Marshall: Check the High School Scoop

Albright College: Defensive coordinator Mike Hoyt will move from inside linebackers to defensive backs. Special teams coordinator Steve Opgenorth moves from defensive backs to inside linebackers. Mike Boyer has been promoted from volunteer assistant wide receivers coach to defensive tackles coach. Wide receivers coach Mike Neale will also serve as the DFO.

Colorado: Ben Steele has been promoted to offensive grad assistant. Anthony Tucker accepted the offensive quality control job at Colorado. Tucker previously served as an assistant coach at Lakewood HS (CA).

University of Sioux Falls: Colorado DFO Robert Tucker has accepted the assistant head coach position at Sioux Falls.

Tulsa: Former Texas Southern linebackers coach Archie McDaniel has joined the staff as tight ends coach.

Clemson: Dabo Swinney has received a $900,000 raise. Swinney will make $1.75 million next season. Defensive coordinator Kevin Steele goes from $375,000 to $500,000. Offensive coordinator Billy Napier goes from $200,000 to $275,000. Chris Rumph goes from $160,000 to $180,000. Jeff Scott goes from $110,000 to $130,000. Dan Brooks goes from $160,000 to $210,000. Andre Powell goes from $160,000 to $180,000. Danny Pearman goes from $190,000 to $210,000. Brad Scott goes from $205,000 to $220,000. Kevin Steele has a 4-year contract. All other assistant have signed 2-year deals.

LA Tech: We are now hearing that Villanova tight ends coach Pierre Ingram has accepted the running backs job at LA Tech.

Tiffin University: Defensive Coordinator - Assist the Head Football Coach in managing all aspects of the program and perform related duties as assigned. The successful candidate will be responsible for directing all aspects of the defensive game plans and provide supervision of assigned staff as well as recruitment of student athletes. Prefer knowledge of the 4-4 Defense. Effective verbal and written communication skills; excellent leadership, management, and problem solving abilities; demonstrated level of high ethical conduct; understanding of and adherence to institutional, conference, and NCAA rules and policies. Send resume and references to

Coaches Quick Hits: Les Miles, Bobby Petrino, Tony Franklin, Seth Littrell, Chris Petersen, Chris Klenakis, Ricky Bustle

Tuesday: Coaches Quick Hits

Augsburg College: Full time position to start April 1st. D3 college in Minneapolis, MN. Coach offensive line, recruit, run summer camps, equipment supervisor for all sports. Ideal candidate will have 5+ years offensive line coaching experience at the college level. Please apply online at go to staff/student jobs on the left hand tab. Also, go there for more information about job. No calls or emails to the head coach.

Princeton: Check the High School Scoop

LA Tech: We hear McNeese State co-offensive coordinator / wide receivers coach Broderick Fobbs interviewed with Sonny Dykes.

Eastern Michigan: Former Detroit Lions linebackers coach (2005-2008) Phil Snow has accepted the defensive coordinator position on Ron English's staff at Eastern Michigan.

LA Tech: Our sources tell us Colquitt County HS (GA) assistant coach Zach Yenser has joined the LA Tech staff on the offensive side of the ball. We hear Yenser will work as the offensive quality control.

Valpo: Former Valpo head coach Stacy Adams has accepted the head coaching job at East Chicago Central HS.