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The Scoop - Friday October 2, 2020

Friday October 2, 2020

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Stephen F. Austin (FCS - TX): SFA has added an Oct. 31 home game with Western Colorado (D-II).

NFL: The Titans-Steelers game scheduled for Sunday has been pushed to Sunday, Oct. 25, which in turns moves the Steelers-Ravens game originally slated for Oct. 25 back a week to Nov. 1.

Illinois State: Athletic director Larry Lyons has announced that he will retire at the end of the year. Lyons has been an athletic administrator for 33 years.

San Diego State: SDSU has added a Dec. 12 road trip to BYU, completing the Aztecs' schedule. San Diego State is one of three Mountain West teams (Air Force and Boise State are the others) not playing a full 8-game league slate.

Anna Maria (D-III - MA):Anna Maria College is looking to fill one non-conference home game in Week 4 of the 2021 season. This can be a single game contract, but open to a home and home for Week 4 of 2021 & 2022. Must be a home game for the 2021 season, willing to travel in 2022. Please contact Nick Thayer at nthayer@annamaria.edu if interested.

Northern Michigan (D-II): Northern Michigan has the following open dates: 2021 – weeks 2 and 3; 2022-weeks 2 and 3; 2023- weeks 1,2 and 3. We are looking for D2 or NAIA home and away contracts. Would consider FCS guarantee game. Interested programs can contact Kirby Cannon at 931-494-6243 or kicannon@nmu.edu

FootballScoop Pick 'Em: Week 2

Iowa State: Why no one in college football has more to gain this weekend than Matt Campbell's Cyclones.

Read of the day->: Jimbo Fisher's son, Trey, on path to coaching greatness.

Midwest Prep (Postgrad - IL): Midwest Prep Sports Academy is playing their season in the spring and is looking for opponents. The Academy is looking for 2021 college / university JV opponents that have also postponed their seasons, due to Covid 19 concerns. Midwest Prep is looking for opponents preferably in the Midwest but will travel to campuses across the country, if necessary. Please reach out to head football coach Tyrone Richardson at trichardson@midwestprepacademy.com if interested.

Tennessee Titans: Two additional Titans players have tested positive Adam Schefter shares.

Ball tonight: Campbell plays at Wake Forest this at 7pm et (ACCN) & Louisiana Tech travels to BYU - 8pm CT (ESPN2).

Behind the back vs. No look pass: Patrick Mahomes had the no look pass that had everyone talking back in 2018, but a middle schooler just pulled off a behind-the-back pass that would wow even Mahomes.

College Football in the 'Sip: Kiffin, Leach & Coach Prime keeping eyeballs on the 'sip

Nick Saban: With the first of four straight coming Saturday, it’s time to revisit the complete, terrifying history of Nick Saban vs. his former assistants.

South Florida: Last night, USF announced the elimination of 30 positions and pay cuts or furloughs for all salaried employees. This includes 15 percent cuts for AD Michael Kelly and head coach Jeff Scott.

A veteran Texas high school coach has been fired for making insensitive racial remarks

San Jose State: Currently unable to practice in their home county, SJSU is taking practice over 300 miles on the road to a new location.

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