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The Scoop - Monday October 5, 2020

Monday October 5, 2020


Please join us in praying for the family of coaching veteran Rob Best, who recently passed. Coach Best, who retired from coaching in 2017, coached at several Texas high school as well as North Texas, Texas Tech, Buffalo, and was the longtime offensive coordinator at Appalachian State for Jerry Moore.

Lane Kiffin: With the Tide coming to Oxford this weekend, Lane Kiffin simply had to have some fun at Nick Saban's expense today. Come Saturday, roles might be reversed.

Sun Belt: The Sun Belt has set its championship game for Dec. 19.

Houston Texans: Bill O'Brien has been fired.

Winston Salem State (D-II - NC): Source tells FootballScoop Kameron Smith is joining the staff as quarterbacks coach / passing game coordinator. The former WSSU quarterback previously served on staffs at Hampton University and St. Augustine University.

Coaching decisions: The Best & Worst coaching decisions (week 4) - via EdjVarsity.

Houston Texans: Look for Bill O'Brien to call plays the rest of the season John McClain reports.

Arizona: Head coach Kevin Sumlin has tested positive for Covid 19. More from Arizona here.

Kansas State: In his second season, Chris Klieman and K-State have reportedly agreed to a new contract.

Bobby Bowden: Coach Bowden has tested positive for COVID-19.

Detroit Lions: An update on Matt Patricia and the Lions.

Name, image and likeness: Urban Meyer, Oliver Luck and plenty of others now advising colleges on NIL deals for their players.

#CoachesCorner:Ball security

#Nuggets: The Big 12 goes topsy turvy, Bama and Georgia roll, Mike Leach ends another streak and everything else you need to catch up on from a packed Saturday of action.

Monday Night Football: The rescheduled Patriots vs. Chiefs game will kick off tonight at 7:05pm EST on CBS and the Falcons vs. Packers game will be played at 8:50pm EST on ESPN.

Jimbo Fisher: Trey Fisher, Jimbo’s son, on path to coaching greatness.

Recruiting: Lane Kiffin, Mike Leach and Coach Prime keeping eyeballs on the ‘Sip.

Texas high school: Longtime Texas high school coach has resigned after investigation reveals "racially insensitive" remarks.

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