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The Scoop - Friday March 6, 2020

Friday March 6, 2020


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Texas Tech: UMass staffer Tim "bloodbath" McGrath has accepted a special teams quality control position source tells FootballScoop.

Montana (FCS): Bobby Hauck has signed a new contract with the Grizz. Details here.

Kansas City Chiefs: The Chiefs have promoted quarterbacks coach Mike Kafka to passing game coordinator and have hired former Missouri assistant Andy Hill as assistant special teams coach.

Auburn: Former Auburn defensive back Josh Holsey has joined the staff as a defensive grad assistant.

San Diego (FCS): Chad Savage has accepted the wide receivers job at San Diego, per source. He spent the past two seasons as a GA at Nevada and was promoted to lead offensive analyst after the 2019 season.

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.

Bethany College (NAIA - KS):  Bethany College has two immediate openings. #1-- Offensive assistant coach (QB or WR) Full-time, benefit-eligible position, Salary $25k. Bachelor's degree required. Email resume / references to head coach Curran White at #2-- Restricted Earnings LB coach. Total compensation $14k per year, no housing or meals. Playing or coaching experience in a 3-4 system preferred. Email resume / references to defensive coordinator Barry Rave at No phone calls please.

New England (D-III- ME): The University of New England invites applicants for a 12-month position coaching Defensive Line and Defensive Backs. This position does not include housing or meals. Salary will be dependent upon qualifications. To apply please click here. No phone calls please.

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Massachusetts Maritime Academy (D-III): MMA currently has two openings on defense (DL or LB) Qualified candidates must have a bachelors degree with preference being given to those with recruiting, strength & conditioning or social media experience. Knowledge of Hudl and or frontrush is a plus. Candidates will be responsible for coaching their own position, recruiting a specific area, film breakdown / data entry and all of duties assigned by the head coach. One position is a 12 month commitment that comes with housing, meals, and a stipend, the second position is a part-time position with stipend only. Interested parties please email Head Football Coach Jeremy Cameron at Start date is ASAP.

Baylor: West Texas A&M (D-II) offensive coordinator Jake Brown has joined the staff as an offensive analyst, tweets ESPN's Sam Khan, Jr. Former Utah State safeties coach Mike Caputo will come aboard as a defensive analyst, tweets Pete Thamel.

Concord (D-II - WV): Concord University is looking for an Offensive Skill Graduate Assistant and Defensive Skill Graduate Assistant. Candidates need to have playing or coaching experience. Candidates need to be proficient in Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, Excel, and Hudl. Weight room coaching experience is preferred as well. The position includes a $8,000 stipend and tuition waiver for graduate courses. Please send your cover letter, resume, and references to No phone calls please.

Delaware (FCS): Former Lafayette College defensive coordinator Manny Rojas will be the new defensive coordinator at Delaware.

San Jose State: Josh Oglesby will be the new offensive line coach at San Jose State. In 2018 Oglesby served as an offensive quality control at UTEP. In 2019 he coached tight ends for the San Antonio AAF team.

Holy Cross (FCS - MA): College of the Holy Cross has an available Digital Operations position open. This position will include Housing, Meals and Stipend. The qualified candidates should have at least two (2) years experience working with editing software (DVSport preferred) and graphic design at the FBS or FCS level. The primary role of this position will be the oversight of the daily video operations of the football program. This includes but is not limited to; managing the filming of practices / games, instructing student-assistants, conference / non-conference video sharing (Dragonfly), cultivating a working relationship with campus IT for troubleshooting purposes. The secondary role of this position is assisting in the day-to-day efforts of graphic design. Experience in Microsoft programs such as Powerpoint and Adobe platforms preferred; InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator. Candidates should be pursuing a career in the Video or Recruiting operations of college athletics. This position will not include any on-field or off-field coaching. Interested candidates should forward their resume and references to

Eastern Kentucky (FCS): Eastern Kentucky University is seeking unpaid Quality Control Assistants for: Offense, Defense, Special Teams, Recruiting/Operations, and Equipment. In the past year, previous quality control assistants have obtained jobs at the FBS and FCS levels. In these positions, you will gain tremendous experience and knowledge in working with the most tradition-rich Division I FCS football program (21 conference championships, 21 playoff appearances, 2 national championships, 60 All-Americans). The person in these positions will primarily be responsible for assisting a member of the staff with all aspects of their duties. You will also assist with on-campus recruiting activities, all team events, and other duties assigned. Knowledge of video editing, strong communication skills, and computer skills are preferred. Experience with Adobe software is preferred for the recruiting position. Applicants will be required to successfully complete an interview and background check. There are no meals, housing, or stipend provided. To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to

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McNeese (FCS - LA): DFO Jimmy Fowler has left the program to pursue a high school opportunity in Texas source tells FootballScoop.

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Wheaton College (D-III - IL): Wheaton College has an immediate, full-time assistant coach opening (12 month / 40 hr, fully benefitted). Seeking candidates with defensive line, linebackers, or offensive line experience. Candidates must affirm Wheaton College’s Statement of Faith and be committed Christ-followers. For a detailed job description and to apply, follow this link:

Pace (DII – NY): Opening for a graduate assistant position. The position will be on the offensive side of the ball with Tight Ends or Wide Receivers. The position will have recruiting responsibilities and a recruiting area. The responsibilities and value of this position is very much that of a position coach. Position will have additional responsibilities within the football program in addition to coaching and recruiting – we all do. Applicants should have previous coaching experience and/or college playing experience. Position allows for 18 credits / year, books and a meal plan. There is no campus housing or housing stipend for this position. Applicants should have a plan to address housing in this very expensive region. Applicants must be admissible to a graduate program that is available on the Pace Pleasantville campus or Pace Online. Applicants will have their undergraduate degree, a valid driver’s license and a clean background. The position will begin as soon as possible. Please submit resume, references and cover letter to No phone calls please.

Senior Bowl: The Senior Bowl is moving locations. Details here.

Presbyterian College (FCS - SC): DaRon Dickey has moved from defensive backs to linebackers coach.

Holy Cross (FCS - MA): College of the Holy Cross has two (2) Quality Control openings on it's staff; one defensive position and one offensive position. These positions include Housing, Meals and Stipend. The qualified candidates should have at least two (2) years experience coaching at the collegiate level and proficiency in the following; film breakdown, data entry, Microsoft and Google applications. Candidates with editing software experience (eg. DVSport) preferred. The Quality Control team assists in every aspect of the football program however the roles do not include positional coaching or off-campus recruiting responsibilities. Interested candidates should forward their resume and references to

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Heidelberg (D-III – OH): Heidelberg University in Tiffin, Ohio, is no longer accepting resumes for the defensive assistant coach position. Thank you for the overwhelming interest in our program.

Augustana (D-II – SD): Augustana University, located in Sioux Falls, SD, a member of the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference, has an immediate opening for an assistant football coach-defensive coordinator. The position is a full-time, full-benefits appointment with a limited teaching assignment in the human performance department and other duties assigned by the head coach. Master’s degree, college coaching and previous coordinator experience are preferred along with experience in a four down-Quarters scheme and defensive back coaching experience. Applications will be reviewed immediately and applicants are encouraged to send materials in a timely manner as the position will close as soon as a satisfactory pool of candidates is established. All offers of employment are contingent on successful completion of a background inquiry. Application Procedure: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Interested applicants should complete an Augustana University employment application, provide a cover letter, statement of diversity, resume and the names, addresses and phone numbers of three references. Application materials are to be sent electronically to:

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