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The Scoop - Saturday January 2, 2021

Saturday January 2, 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.

Dallas Cowboys: The team has announced a contract extension for offensive coordinator Kellen Moore, and Moore shares that he will no longer be pursuing the head coaching job at Boise State. Earlier today we shared what direction that search was heading...

Boise State: Jeramiah Dickey has been officially announced as the school's new athletic director. -- Next step...

CBS: Tony Romo will miss Sunday's Rams-Cardinals game due to COVID-19 protocols. Boomer Esiason will get the call up from the CBS studio to work with Jim Nantz.

Texas: With the addition of Steve Sarkisian as the program's new head coach now official, we take a look at the potential Longhorns staff.

Jacksonville Jaguars: Head coach Doug Marrone is expected to be out in Jacksonville in the days following Sunday's finale, and according to a report, they're going after some BIG names...

New York Jets: The Jets are expected to part ways with head coach Adam Gase after their game tomorrow, per a report.

Indiana: Tom Allen ends the season with $150k in bonus earnings following their bowl loss to Ole Miss, plus an automatic 1-year extension worth $2.075 million, Steve Berkowitz tweets.

Ole Miss: With their win today over Indiana in the Outback Bowl, Lane Kiffin ends the year with $100k in bonus earnings, Steve Berkowitz tweets.

NC State: With their loss to Kentucky today, Dave Doeren ends the season with $62,500 in bonuses, Steve Berkowitz tweets.

Boise State: An update at Boise State, where the picture is clearing up.

Jim Turner: Cincinnati Bengals offensive line coach Jim Turner is not expected to return sources tell FootballScoop; however, Turner might not be out of work long #ItJustMeansMore.

Cleveland Browns: Offensive line coach Bill Callahan and assistant offensive line coach Scott Peters will not coach tomorrow's game due to COVID-19 protocols; coaching assistant Ryan Cordell will manage the unit in their place.

Philadelphia Eagles: Per reports, Doug Pederson is expected to return and lead the Eagles in 2021, but significant staff changes are coming.

Arizona: Arizona State senior associate AD Scottie Graham is joining Jedd Fisch's staff as running back coach per Jason Scheer.

Texas: It appears Texas has their next head coach. Well, will after January 11th.

Ole Miss: Lane Kiffin has signed a contract extension at Ole Miss. More here.

Texas:Tom Herman has been fired.

Games: Four ball games today. Enjoy'em friends.... NC State takes on Kentucky in the TaxSlayer Gator Bowl (noon et on ESPN), Ole Miss plays Indiana in the Outback Bowl (12:30 et on ABC), Oregon vs Iowa State in the Fiesta Bowl (3pm ct on ESPN) and Texas A&M plays North Carolina in the Orange Bowl tonight (8pm et on ESPN).

Tony Franklin: Veteran offensive coordinator Tony Franklin plans to retire, and he's got a lot to say....

Notre Dame: After yet another big game loss, Brian Kelly pledged to get Notre Dame back to the Playoff and refused to apologize for losing to the top two programs in the country.

USC: Offensive line coach Tim Drevno and strength coach Aaron Ausmus will not return shares Inside USC.

Florida: Sources tell FootballScoop Dan Mullen is making significant staff changes on the defensive side of the ball.

Arizona: Arizona has its offensive coordinator. More here.

North Texas: Clint Bowen will not return as defensive coordinator. More here.

Houston Texans: The Texans have a type when looking for their new head coach.

Boise State: Baylor associate VP for athletics Jeramiah Dickey is expected to be named the new athletic director for the Broncos, per multiple reports.

Notre Dame: Brian Kelly detailed his plan for filling out Notre Dame's defensive coordinator opening.

LSU: An update at LSU, where the new quarterbacks coach could already be in the building.

Vanderbilt: Clark Lea has reportedly hired his first coordinator at Vandy.

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Jackson State (FCS): Because of Jackson State football, Coach Prime says temperatures will change, crime will decrease and the teen pregnancy rate will fall. Yeah, it makes sense when you hear him say it.

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

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