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The Scoop - Friday March 19, 2021

Friday March 19, 2021


FBS Staff Tracker: The 2020-21 FBS Staff Tracker page, where you can see how each new head coach is filling their staff, is up and running.

St. Scholastica (D-III - MN): St. Scholastica is looking to hire a defensive coordinator. This position is a full-time 12-month job that will also serve as strength and conditioning coach. Qualifications: Education and Experience: Bachelor’s Degree; AND two (2) years of college coaching experience; OR an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. The Assistant Football Coach must be committed to the College’s mission of creating a culture of equity, diversity, and inclusion. Salary is commensurate with qualifications. Interested coaches can see the full job listing, and apply via this link.

Urban Meyer: The Jags first-year head coach, and one of the best recruiters in college football history, is not a fan of how NFL free agency works, calling it "awful" and "not good business."

Huge game alert: North Dakota takes on North Dakota State tomorrow....and it pretty much means more.

Kent State: CJ Cox has been announced as corners coach. Cox spent the past three seasons coaching the corners at Montana and has prior experience coaching and as the director of personnel and recruiting at UNLV, where he helped land one of the highest rated recruiting classes in school history.

Los Angeles Rams: Source tells FootballScoop long-time college and NFL operations lead Bill Nayes has mutually agreed to part ways with the LA Rams.

East Mississippi CC (JC): Chris Boone, who spent the last three years at Southern Mississippi on the defensive side of the ball, has taken the defensive coordinator / secondary job at EMCC, sources tell FootballScoop. Previous defensive coordinator experience for Boone include East Central CC, UT Martin, Jacksonville State, Northwestern State and Murray State.

Preparing for fall: In a new series, we take a look at some ideas you and your staff can execute now in order to better prepare for fall. Up first - intentionally planning out theme weeks with daily resources.

scoutSmart:“scoutSMART has made a significant difference in the way we recruit.” See why here.

Alfred (D-III – NY): Alfred University is currently accepting applications for a Graduate Assistant Coach opening on the defensive side of the ball. Prior coaching or playing experience is preferred. This position includes a stipend, some meals but no housing. This is a 10 month contract. If interested please email Offensive Coordinator, Stephen Pribble at Please no phone calls.

Deion Sanders: Jackson State head coach Deion Sanders is apologizing to their fans that Alabama State isn't making any tickets available to the JSU fanbase. Fun times in the SWAC.

NFL: The NFL has officially set its TV deals through 2033. Details here.

NFL-ready offenses: A high-level QB trainer has described Art Briles and Gus Malzahn’s offenses as “the furthest thing from NFL offenses.”

Podcast: Looking for a podcast coaches will enjoy? This one was great.

New Coaching Changes Page: Keep track of all the 2020-21 NFL and College head coaching movement here.

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