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The Scoop - Sunday November 28, 2021

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Louisville head coach Scott Satterfield's father died yesterday. Please keep the Satterfields in your prayers.

USC: Sources tell FootballScoop Lincoln Riley is working on USC staff, seeking to take Alex Grinch to Los Angeles 

Duke: The interest is strong for the Duke opening. A look at the candidates

USC: Lincoln Riley is officially a Trojan

Bob Stoops: Bob is coming back to coach the Sooners in their bowl game. The question is will it be for just one game (like Barry Alvarez did two different times at Wisconsin), or will it lead to a triumphant return? 

Oklahoma: We take a look at the candidates. Buckle up! 

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Syracuse: Sources tell FootballScoop that Dino Babers will be letting go multiple long-time assistants. 

Boston College: Jeff Hafley is 12-11 in two seasons with the program, and despite interest from other programs, says he plans to remain at Chestnut Hill "for a long time."  

Duke: The David Cutcliffe era has come to a close.   

USC: USC is working to finalize a deal with Lincoln Riley per multiple reports. This is happening...

Washington: We wrote about this one Friday. Based on what we're hearing, we wouldn't be surprised if this one was done tomorrow. 

Syracuse: Defensive line coach Vince Reynolds is being let go Pete Thamel tweets. 

Florida: The deal between Billy Napier and Florida has been finalized. Napier will coach his Ragin' Cajuns in the conference championship game this upcoming weekend before heading to Florida. 

Georgia Tech: Geoff Collins is making changes in all three phases, sources tell FootballScoop.

Colorado: Offensive coordinator Darrin Chiaverini will not return per multiple reports. More here.

Old Dominion: Ricky Rahne is making a surprising change at offensive coordinator sources tell FootballScoop. 

Akron: Bruce Feldman shares this morning that Akron "has some interest" in Ohio State offensive coordinator Kevin Wilson. 

UConn: An FCS head coach is reportedly joining Jim Mora's new staff as offensive coordinator among other hires. Details here.

Indiana: Offensive coordinator Nick Sheridan is not being retained. Earlier this season we took a look at the success Sheridan has had and his quick rise. He will land somewhere. In connection with the announcement, Tom Allen has announced he is decreasing his own salary by $200,000 per year. 

New York Giants: General manager Dave Gettleman is unlikely to return for next season Ian Rapoport shared this morning

Mel Tucker: Before signing his new contract with Michigan State, Mel Tucker's agent was spoke with multiple teams to gauge his interest in the league Adam Schefter shares this morning. Tucker still signed the deal. 

#Nuggets: Michigan and Oklahoma State slay their scarlet and crimson dragons, Alabama rallies past Auburn and so much more.

Texas Tech: Sources tell FootballScoop Baylor defensive quality control Josh Bookbinder is headed to Lubbock to join Joey McGuire's staff.

Lincoln Riley: Following last night's loss at Oklahoma State, Lincoln Riley said he will not be the next head coach at LSU.

New Mexico State: Earlier this week we shared that Jerry Kill would be the next head coach at NMSU and who he planned to hire as his coordinators.

LSU: Following yesterday's win over Texas A&M, Ed Orgeron announced he will not coach the team in a bowl game. Offensive line coach Brad Davis will do so. O says he's headed to the beach (Destin)

Jim Harbaugh: After his first win in the rivalry with Ohio State, Jim Harbaugh exits his presser after a mic drop moment.

Mario Cristobal: Following yesterday's win over Oregon State, Mario is heading to Miami. Cristobal says his mother is sick and is asking for prayers for her. Thank you.

Washington State: The Cougs are reportedly planning to stay in house, promote Jake Dickert to head coach.

David Cutcliffe: If this is the end of coaching for David Cutcliffe, what a ride it has been.

Arizona State: Herm Edwards says he has no plans to step down.

Florida: As we reported Friday, Ross Dellenger and Pat Forde are now also reporting that Billy Napier is the lead candidate at Florida.

Georgia Tech: AD Todd Stansbury has reached a decision on Geoff Collins' future.

LSU: Amidst all the chatter, well -- On Lincoln Riley and LSU

Washington: Sources tell FootballScoop Fresno State head coach Kalen DeBoer has emerged as a strong candidate at Washington.

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Dave Clawson: Well, earlier we told you Dave Clawson was about to get paid. -- Deal is done.

SMU / TCU / Miami: We wrote about it earlier this week here, now Billy Embody is reporting the deals are done. Sonny Dykes will be TCU's new head coach and Rhett Lashlee will be SMU's new head coach (after each coaches this weekend).

Georgia Southern: Sources tell FootballScoop Clay Helton is hiring a new general manager for Georgia Southern football from Auburn's staff.


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