Monday July 13, 2020
Hawai'i: Hawai'i has added a Sept. 26 game with Robert Morris. The Rainbow Warriors had their first four games canceled due to the pandemic.
SEC: The SEC ADs met today. "We're going to wait until late July before making any decisions," Auburn AD Allen Greene stated after the meeting. Greg Sankey echoed that sentiment with his own statement here.
NJCAA: There will be no JuCo fall sports, including football in 2020, the NJCAA has now officially announced. The plan is to try to play the season in spring.
Virginia Tech: Former players Corey Fuller and Jeron Gouveia-Winslow, are returning to Blacksburg to join the Hokies football staff, per a report from The Tech Lunch Pail. Fuller played wide receiver and went on to play five seasons in the NFL while Gouveia-Winslow played linebacker and spent the past four seasons at Brevard (D-III - NC) as assistant head coach / special teams coordinator / safeties coach.
Army vs. Navy: If there is only one college game this fall, at least it may be one of the game's most historic rivalry games.
ESPN: Mike Golic will return to calling college football games as a color analyst this fall after his radio show ends, he announced today. His radio show ends July 31.
Fox Sports: Seattle Seahawks tight end Greg Olsen to be its future No. 2 game analyst upon his retirement, according to the New York Post. Daryl "Moose" Johnston will be Fox's No. 2 analyst until Olsen retires.
Hampton (FCS - VA): Hampton has announced it will not compete in athletics this fall. A Big South member, the Pirates are the first Division I school outside of the Ivy or Patriot Leagues to withdraw from competition.
Florida: Former Syracuse and UConn head coach Paul Pasqualoni is expected to take an off-field role on Dan Mullen's staff as special assistant to the head coach, Pete Thamel tweets. Read more on the hire here.
Economics: Powerful read here. Big 12 AD explains the financial ramifications on the line for their students, athletics, the University as a whole and the local region.
Texas: The University of Texas has announces response to student athletes demands.
Graceland (NAIA - IA): Graceland University invites applications for the full time (11-month) position of assistant coach. The successful candidate will serve as the defensive backs coach and other program specific duties as assigned by the Head Coach for both the varsity and junior varsity programs. Preference will be given to those who have previous experience with the Hudl video system. Previous collegiate coaching and recruiting experience preferred. The position requires a Bachelor’s Degree. Send letter of application, resume, and names and contact information for three professional references to firstname.lastname@example.org. Phone inquiries to 641-784-5447.
Scheduling: With the Big Ten and Pac-12 canceling all their non-conference games, we took it upon ourselves to play matchmaker for all the teams looking for new opponents. Some pretty cool games in here.
Colorado: Curtis Chiaverini, the son of Buffs offensive coordinator Darrin Chiaverini, has transitioned from active CU wide receiver to a student-assistant coach.
West Alabama (D-II): Nate Harris has joined the staff as running backs coach. Harris previously coached the running backs at Guilford College (D-III - NC).
ACC: The ACC has postponed its virtual media days, scheduled for July 21-23, until further notice.
Patriot League (FCS): The Patriot League is set to become the second Division I conference to cancel its fall season. More here.
Redlands (D-III - CA): Redlands has reinstated long time head coach Mike Maynard following their investigation.
Washington Redskins: Former Panthers pro scout Don Warren is joining Ron Riveras staff as assistant director of pro personnel. Warren's contract with the Panthers was not renewed.
Florida State: Head coach Mike Norvell has agreed to take a 25% pay cut due to COVID budget concerns.
Hobart (D-III – NY): Hobart College is looking to hire two Full-Time openings on staff, one on offense and one on defense. One position has the possibility of coordinator duties. The openings have full benefits. Responsibilities include recruiting, practice and game planning, video breakdown, student-athlete development, academic support, and other duties assigned by the head coach. Bachelor’s degree required. Interested and qualified candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and references by email to email@example.com. No phone calls please.
Washington Redskins: The team has officially retired the Redskins nickname. “Dan Snyder and Coach Rivera are working closely to develop a new name and design approach that will enhance the standing of our proud, tradition rich franchise and inspire our sponsors, fans and community for the next 100 years," the team shared in their statement.
Northeastern State (D-II - OK): Northeastern Oklahoma A&M (JC) head coach Zach Allen has announced that he has accepted a position on the Northeastern State staff.
Washington Redskins: Director of player personnel Alex Santos and assistant director Richard Mann II have been let go, Ben Standig tweets.
Maryland: Over the weekend, the Terps program decided to temporarily suspend voluntary football workouts. When the program tested 105 athletes back in June, there were no positive tests reported.
Ohio Dominican (D-II): Ohio Dominican University is currently looking for a Head Equipment Manager. This position is a part-time position with a stipend and will be responsible only for football. This position will be responsible for all aspects of equipment room, laundry, and field operations for practice. This person will manage/supervise student equipment managers and interns. Preferred Candidates will live in the Columbus Area. Please send all resumes and references to Kelly Cummings at Cummingk@OhioDominican.edu. No phone calls please.
Southeast Missouri State: SEMO football is no longer accepting resumes for their open defensive quality control position. Thank you for your overwhelming interest.
Season Cancelled: We spoke with a college coach coming to grips with their season being cancelled.
New Mexico Military (JC): Mele Mosqueda has accepted the running backs position. Mosqueda previously served as the offensive coordinator / strength and conditioning coach for the Ravensburg Razorbacks of the German Football League.
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Pac-12: It's official, the league is moving to a conference-only schedule for the fall of 2020.
FootballScoop Online Clinic 2020: Catch all 100 videos from the FootballScoop Online Clinic here.
Washington Redskins: The organization is expected to announce the retirement of the "Redskins" nickname today, with the new team name to be announced in the next few days.
NFL and College Head Coaching Changes: Keep track of all the head coaching changes from NFL to FBS to NAIA via this page.