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The Scoop - Thursday August 12, 2021

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Vaccine Mandate: New Orleans' new vaccine mandate will apply to Saints and Tulane games, and could be coming to your stadium soon

FIU: Sources tell FootballScoop FIU is hiring JT Hill as director of recruiting & player personnel. More on the planned hire here

Ole Miss: It's been a good week for Lane Kiffin

BYU: Kalani Sitake's program has inked a groundbreaking NIL deal that has the potential to turn into quite the competitive advantage.

Guardian Caps: “There’s some scientific evidence that those are effective and have been effective. Some NFL teams are using them, so anything we think can help protect our players is certainly something we want to do. We certainly think it’s something significant that does protect the players in a better way. " - Coach Nick Saban - Request more info now!

One Question: Could one simple question be between you and a bigger, happier roster? I think so...

15 Most Important: Since 2013, no offensive coordinator averages more yards per play than Mike Yurcich. His QBs have thrown 80 touchdowns against eight picks over the last two seasons. Now he's leading an offensive revival at Penn State

Lackawanna (JC - PA): Lackawanna is looking for a possible home game on the weekends of 9/11 and 10/16 but are open to the possibility of an away game; we are also looking for a game on 11/6 and this game must be a Lackawanna away game. NJCAA opponents will garner the most interest, but we are willing to play prep schools or College JV teams. Please contact Bill Reiss at

Nick Saban: The Alabama head coach has managed to stay off social media, but recently revealed why he would consider making the jump social platforms - and his answer shows why he has no peers in the sport.

Alex Smith: The recently retired NFL quarterback had been drawing interest from CBS and FOX for work as an analyst, but has decided to take a job with ESPN where he will appear on a number of shows, per Andrew Marchand.

James Madison (FCS - VA): JMU has their football video / creative media job open. Interested applicants can apply, and see more info, via this link.

15 Most Important: The upcoming season is the most important in school history, perfection is the expectation and, as the new guy, you'll be blamed anytime something goes wrong. Welcome to Cincinnati, Mike Tressel.

Alderson Broaddus (Sprint - WV): Alderson Broaddus Sprint Football in WV is seeking a defensive line coach. There is a possibility of special team coordinator duties. Start date ASAP. Compensation $16k with meal plan and option to purchase benefits. 10 month contract August through May. Please email resume and reference list to head coach Brad Jett at

Wash U (D-III - St. Louis, MO): Dave Jacobs, a longtime high school football coach with stops at Alton HS (IL) and Jersey HS (IL) who joined the state's Hall of Fame in 2019, has joined the staff.

Too much caffeine?: Lions head coach Dan Campbell hits the coffee, hard.

NCAA: More than five years after Art Briles and company were let go, the NCAA has finished its probe into Baylor football. The end result will leave no one happy. Meanwhile, Art Briles's attorney is claiming victory and plotting a comeback

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