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The Scoop - Friday June 4, 2021


UNLV: UNLV is expected to hire TJ Woods as its offensive line coach, tweets Bruce Feldman. Woods previously coached at Utah State, Oregon State, Western Kentucky and Wisconsin. 

Marshall: AD Mike Hamrick is stepping down to take a role within the MU president's office, he told Grant Traylor of the Huntingdon Herald-Dispatch. His contract expired at the end of the month. 

TCU: Former UNLV head coach Tony Sanchez has joined the TCU staff, sources tell FootballScoop

Ohio State-Michigan: Jim Tressel said he wants to see Ohio State pass Michigan in their all-time series before he dies. And unless something changes, he probably will

Arkansas Baptist (NAIA): Arkansas Baptist College (NAIA) is currently looking to play guarantee games against any D3, D2, or even D1 FCS opponents this fall. If you have any open dates, feel free to contact Associate Athletic Director Lance Flint @

Cleveland Browns: The Browns have promoted Bryant Swindle to director of team logistics; Kathleen Wood to area scout; Katy Meassick to director of performance nutrition; Kory Gillissie to assistant equipment manager; and Nick Byford to video assistant. The team has also hired Anthony Fabiano and Josh Temple as scouting assistants; Taylor Young as director of football administration; Carson Walch as player development coordinator; Unit Ranasaria as a football research analyst; Joy Tapajcik as a football operations assistant; and Darryl MaGee as an equipment assistant. 

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Northwestern: NCAA senior VP for inclusion, education and community engagement Derrick Gragg has been named Northwestern's next AD. Gragg was formerly the AD at Tulsa. He replaces Mike Polisky, who was on the job for nine full days.

Central Washington (D-II): CWU is looking to fill open dates in 2022 on Week 5, October 1st, Week 6, October 8th and Week 10, November 15th, 2022 with possible home/away agreements for 2023. Any interested DII or FCS programs can contact Head Coach Chris Fisk at

Eastern Kentucky (FCS): EKU has promoted Jeremy Hawkins from defensive line coach to run game coordinator. 

Liberty: Keith Stevens has left Austin Peay to become assistant director of scouting at Liberty. 

Toledo: Terry Swanson has been named director of player development university of toledo source tells FootballScoop. 

Robert Morris (FCS - PA): Robert Morris University Football is looking to fill one positions on the defensive side of the ball (Assistant Defensive Line Coach OR Assistant Linebackers Coach). Both of these positions will be VOLUNTEER positions on the Robert Morris Football Staff. These positions will work directly with the defensive staff and head coach. Coaches will be responsible for assisting each position group, film breakdown, data entry and all other duties assigned by the defensive staff. All interested applicants must send a cover letter, resume and references to Defensive Coordinator/Linebackers Coach, Dave Plungas at

photo credit: Chris Parent

photo credit: Chris Parent

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McPherson College (NAIA - KS): McPherson College Football program is looking for a Volunteer Assistant Coach for the 2021-2021 school year and season. The candidate would work with defensive staff assisting with the secondary or linebackers. The candidate will be involved in the everyday operations of the football program and assist the Head Coach with all facets of the program. This position is designed for somebody who wants to get into coaching and has the ability to learn and develop as a coach. Applicants must have a Bachelor's Degree and College and/or Professional Playing/Coaching experience. Duties include but are not limited to coaching a position, running meetings, and recruiting an assigned area. Interested applicants apply at this link:

Trinity International (NAIA - IL): Source tells FootballScoop Lamont Butler has resigned his position as head football coach and has taken the defensive line / run game coordinator position at Concordia Chicago. Offensive coordinator Anthony Franz will serve as interim head coach for the 2021 season we are told. 

Florida A&M (FCS): FAMU head coach Willie Simmons has a new contract

Black Hills State (D-II - SD): Black Hills State University is seeking two applicants for a WR and DB graduate assistant positions. A minimum GPA of 2.5 and a bachelors degree is required. The position provides two-thirds paid tuition and an $8,000 annual stipend. Housing and food is not included. Minority candidates are encouraged to apply. Please send resume and cover letter

Benedict College (D-II - SC): Benedict College, D-II Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association(SIAC) program in Columbia, SC has an immediate opening for a Wide Receiver Coach. Housing is NOT included. This is a 12 Month position and starts IMMEDIATELY. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: player development, recruiting, on-field coaching, data analytics, scouting, practice preparation and assisting the Head Football coach in all areas of program administration. Coaches with STRONG computer skills (Visio, Adobe Photoshop, Power Point, Spreadsheets, Hudl ) and Social Media Saavy with at least 3 years prior experience coaching WR’s are encouraged to apply. A Bachelor’s degree, background check and valid driver’s license is required. To apply, submit a cover letter, resume and professional references to No phone calls please!

Grand View (NAIA – IA): Grand View is looking to fill a graduate assistant position. Position will be responsible for the following: film breakdown, practice organization, game day preparation, recruiting area, student-athlete development and other duties assigned by the Head Coach. This position will include tuition and a stipend. Qualifications include bachelor’s degree and acceptance into the graduate program. All interested applicants should email Please include cover letter, resume, and three references. No phone calls please.


Masters of Sports Administration:Upper Iowa’s MSA degree provides learners with the current theories, concepts, and learning models necessary to assume administrative, coaching and leadership roles in high school, higher education and sports business settings. The online degree is available with emphasis in Sports Management or Coaching & Leadership Education.

Trinity International (NAIA - IL): Trinity International has an immediate opening for a Defensive Coordinator. Applicants must have a strong Christian faith and work within Trinity International University’s Christian mission. The position will have their own recruiting area and will be responsible for coaching and managing their own position and defensive side of the ball. Job responsibilities include but are not limited to film breakdown and data entry, assisting with special teams, recruiting, running positional meetings, game preparation, and other duties assigned by the head coach. The position includes salary based on experience and benefits. Send a cover letter, resume, your faith journey, and references to Interim Head Coach Anthony Franz with subject line TIU Defensive Coordinator. Review of applicants will begin immediately. Looking for someone to start immediately.

Western New England (D-III - MA): Western New England University is seeking applicants for an assistant coach. Position is flexible for best candidate (preference to Offensive Line). This will be a stipend only position. The compensation will be relative to experience. Please email your resume and references to Defensive Coordinator Alex Bresner at No phone calls please.

Susquehanna (PA): Susquehanna seeks an assistant football coach working with the running backs. Preferred candidates will have prior experience playing or coaching. Candidates will be responsible for coaching their own position group, on the road recruiting in a specific area, film editing/breakdown (HUDL), and all other duties assigned by the head football coach. A Bachelor’s degree and valid driver’s license is required. No housing, but some meals are included. Candidates will be expected to be here 10 months. Interested candidates should apply through the website at No phone calls.

Fort Lauderdale (NCCAA): UFTL is looking for 2 more games, October 23rd and Nov 6, 2021. If interested please contact new head coach Chris Chambers at

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