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Thursday July 22, 2010

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Thursday: Coaches Quick Hits

BYU: We have learned that BYU outside linebackers coach Barry Lamb has decided to retire. Head coach Bronco Mendenhall will promoted defensive grad assistant Nick Howell to linebackers coach.

Heidelberg University: Our sources tell us that Rhode Island intern Derek Stansberry accepted the defensive backs grad assistant position at Heidelberg University. Stansberry is a former player at Grand Valley State.

Marietta College: Full Time Offensive Line Coach. The successful candidate will assist the Head Coach in offensive preparations, weekly game-planning and recruiting. Candidates must have college experience in coaching and recruiting. This is an immediate opening, moving quickly will be involved, so serious applicants please. Send Resumes to No phone calls

St. Ambrose University (IA): Mesa State running backs coach Jeremy Mercer accepted the running backs job at St. Ambrose University.

St Ambrose University (IA): is still seeking a Part-time Defensive Back Coach. Employment is to begin August 1st The position is designed for someone with defensive experience as a player and/or as a coach. The on-field coaching assignment will be coaching the Cornerbacks. Compensation is $2,225 over a nine month contract. Benefits, housing, and classes are not included. Email cover letter and resume to St Ambrose University is an equal opportunity employer.

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San Jose SaberCats (San Jose, CA): Player Personnel/Football Operations Internship. The San Jose SaberCats seek highly motivated individuals who are looking for a start in the Player Personnel, Scouting, Coaching and Football Operations fields. The position begins during the Arena Football League's off-season and continues throughout the entire season until two weeks after the Arena Bowl in August 2010. The position will include, but not be limited to, the following duties: 1. An individual scouting project that includes film analysis, composing scouting reports and making contacts in the football world. 2. Assisting personnel staff with setting up workouts throughout the off-season. 3. Film evaluation and breakdown; both for the coaching staff and personnel staff. 4. Assisting equipment staff with the setup and breakdown of the field for practices and workouts. 5. Player pick-ups from the airport and for docors' appointments. 6. Prepares scouting reports on prospective players and incoming teams. 7. Researches prospective players and makes initial phone calls and/or mailings. 8. Other duties as assigned. This position is unpaid, though we do reimburse mileage incurred for team business. We ask for a commitment of 20 hours a week from the time that you start until, as noted, two weeks after the Arena Bowl in August 2010. While we are happy to have college/graduate students seeking course credit, that is not a requirement for this position; in fact, most of our interns have already finished college and are looking to get their foot in the door in the football operations field. If you are interested in this position, please send a resume along with a cover letter that answers the questions below. Send to San Jose Sabercats Jeff Jarnigan Defensive oordinator/Special Teams 600 E. Brokaw Rd, San Jose, CA 95112, Feel free to contact us with any questions/comments no phone calls, faxes or visits please. Note: When you apply for this job, you will be required to answer the following questions: 1. Why do you want this position, or, how will this position help you towards your ultimate career goal in football? 2. How will you support yourself while you work an unpaid position for 20 hours a week? 3. Yes/No: Can you make the commitment to work for us from now until after the Arena Bowl in August 2011? 4. Yes/No: Do you have your own transportation that can be used for business purposes? 5. Yes/No: Are you 21 or over? (Mandatory)