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The Scoop - Thursday July 22, 2021


New York Jets: Passing game specialist Greg Knapp has died, his family has announced

Ohio: Record-setting QB Tyler Tettleton has joined Tim Albin's staff. More here.

Nevada: University of Nevada is looking for a offensive grad assistant with receivers background. Please email senior associate AD for football Jashon Sykes at if interested. No phone calls please. 

Big Ten: Indianapolis has been the perfect home for the league's first 11 title games. Of course that means it's time to move

Geneva (D-III - PA): Per source, former Concord (D-II - WV) safeties coach Zay Williams has joined the staff as linebackers coach.

Southwest Minnesota State (D-II):  SMSU Football is seeking a dynamic offensive graduate assistant working with wide receivers. This position is responsible for developing our student-athletes on and off the field, run own position meeting, assist with special teams, and have own recruiting area. Compensation package includes an $8,000 stipend ($4000 per semester) and full tuition waiver. Minority candidates are encouraged to apply. Please email resume and references to No phone calls please.

Todd Dodge: The former North Texas head coach and revolutionary high school coach will retire in December

Oberlin (D-III - OH): The Oberlin College Department of Athletics and Physical Education invites applications for the position of Assistant Football Coach | Offensive Line. This is a full time, 12 month administrative and professional staff position with benefits and a competitive salary. Assistant Coach would report directly to the Head Football Coach and work with the Delta Lodge Director of Athletics and Physical Education. This position would coach their own position group and be responsible for a national recruiting area within a highly selective, nationally recognized academic school. Looking to fill position ASAP. Please send cover letter, resume, and references to Head Football Coach Steve Opgenorth at

Under Armour: Hawaii was among one of the first handful of college football programs to wear Under Armour, but that relationship has come to and end and the Warriors will be wearing a new brand.

Minnesota Duluth (D-II): The University of Minnesota Duluth is seeking a Director of Football Operations. Operations in Athletics experience preferred. This is a non-coaching intern position. Housing, meals, and benefits are NOT included. Please email cover letter, resume, and references to Garth Heikkinen at . Minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. Applications will immediately be reviewed.

Southwest Minnesota State (D-II): Southwest Minnesota State is looking for a defensive line graduate assistant.Position includes graduate school tuition waiver and $8000. No housing or meals. Position will be responsible for a running the DL room, and a recruiting area. Please send resume and cover letter to shay.mcclure@smsu.eduMinority candidates are encouraged to apply.

Calumet College of St. Joe (Sprint, IN): CCSJ is looking to hire a full-time, salaried head coaching position for their new sprint football program. CCSJ will begin competition in the fall of 2022 and compete in a six-team sprint football league with conference partners Bellarmine University (KY), Fontbonne University (MO), Midway University (KY), Quincy University (IL), and Saint Mary’s of the Woods College (IN). For more details and how to apply, visit this link. 

Ohio Northern (D-III): Ohio Northern is looking to hire an assistant coach working with Tight Ends. This is a 10 month position paying $1,000 a month and provides housing. If interested please send resume to Devin Russell at

Howard Payne (D-III - TX): Howard Payne has a graduate assistant coach opening on offense or defense. Position will be responsible for coaching and managing their own position group along with having their own recruiting areas, as well as other duties assigned by the Head Coach. This position needs background in photoshop, Hudl. A bachelor’s degree and acceptance into a graduate program at Howard Payne is required. Collegiate-level playing or coaching experience is preferred. The graduate assistant coaching position allows for half-tuition, housing, and a stipend. All interested applicants, email the following addresses with resume and references.

Erie CC (JC - NY): Per source, defensive coordinator Dan Davis has resigned.

Anderson (D-III - IN): Anderson is looking to hire an assistant coach. Qualifications: The successful candidate will have a minimum of a bachelor’s degree (required). Must meet university lifestyle expectations. Benefits: Housing provided, along with a stipend $10K over 10 months. Not eligible for benefits. Position Available: Immediately Please submit resume and cover letter to No phone calls please.

Franklin Pierce University (D-II - NH): Franklin Pierce is seeking highly-motivated candidates to coach Wide Receivers. We are looking for energetic, enthusiastic and detail-oriented prospects. Collegiate receiver experience is strongly preferred. This position will be either a restricted earnings position paying $16,000 over the course of 10 months or a Graduate Assistant position paying $8,000 with free tuition over the course of 12 months. A minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.8 is required for those seeking to be a GA. The coach will be responsible for their own position group, meeting room, recruiting territory, and other responsibilities as assigned by Coordinator and Head Coach. Start date is ASAP as we will begin camp on August 8th. Extremely affordable housing is provided. Interested applicants should send their resume to

Reinhardt (NAIA - GA): Reinhardt University is looking for a Offensive skill GA. The positions is a full tuition waiver for one of our masters programs (masters of science in sports admin and leadership or in our MBA program). Candidate will coach a position, do data and film breakdowns, as well as having their own recruiting area. Candidate must have a 3.0 or better GPA and be able to start by August 2nd. Please email coach Miller at

Minnesota Duluth (D-II): The University of Minnesota Duluth is seeking a Defensive Assistant working in the secondary. Secondary coaching experience preferred. This is a coaching intern position. Housing, meals, and benefits are NOT included. Please email cover letter, resume, and references to Trey Dill at Minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. Applications will immediately be reviewed.

Barry Alvarez: The hard-charging Hall of Fame coach just couldn't stay retired. He's back, working for the conference office

Olivet Nazarene (NAIA - IL): Olivet Nazarene University is seeking applicants for a graduate assistant on Offense. Preference will be given to experience with Running Backs. Candidates must demonstrate exceptional knowledge of strategy, successful recruiting ability, and strong leadership. Photoshop expertise preferred. Applicants must have a strong Christian faith and a desire to work within Olivet Nazarene’s Christian mission. Responsibilities include, but not limited to, coaching a position, recruiting, and investing in the academic & spiritual growth of players. Tuition, stipend and subsidized housing available. Olivet Nazarene University is a nationally recognized Christian university located 50 miles south of the Chicago Loop in Illinois. Olivet competes in the NAIA. Qualifications: A Bachelor’s degree is required. Email letter of interest, resume, Christian testimony statement, and references to Eric Hehman at Candidates will not be reviewed until ALL materials are submitted. No phone calls please.

SEC: Texas and Oklahoma reportedly are exploring the possibility of joining the SEC

Reinhardt (NAIA - GA): Reinhardt University is looking for both an offensive and a defensive assistant. These are strictly volunteer positions, there is no compensation, no housing or benefits. Candidates will assist with offense, defense, and special teams on the field as well as in meetings. Candidates will also assist in data and film breakdown and other duties assigned by the head coach. Please email coach Miller at

Gardner-Webb (FCS - NC): Source tells FootballScoop Joe Scelfo has joined the staff as offensive line coach / run game coordinator. Scelfo spent the past two seasons at Southeastern Louisiana (FCS).

Bedlam: With OU refusing to shoot down rumors of their interest in the SEC, Oklahoma State is going on the offensive. This, my friends, is Bedlam.

Buffalo: Brandon Napoleon, who was coaching the corners at Kutztown (D-II - PA), has accepted a defensive graduate position on staff working with the safeties. 

Alderson Broaddus (D-II - WV): AB is looking for a Tight End coaching position. This is a 10-month position that pays $16,000, and meals; there is NO, housing but you will have the option to purchase benefits. Position includes, but is not limited to: assisting with offense / special teams, strength and conditioning, social media coordinator, video breakdown, weekly data input, weekly analytics, on and off-campus recruiting and other duties assigned by the head coach. Ideal candidates must have high energy, be self-motivated, be highly organized, a proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word, Power Point, Visio and other computer skills. All interested and qualified applicants should email No phone calls please.

Amherst (D-III - MA): Amherst College Football is accepting applications for an entry level Assistant Football Coach [Running Backs]. The position does not include benefits. Applications must be submitted using this link.

Bethany (D-III - WV): Bethany College is seeking a qualified applicant for the position of Intern, Football program. These position will report to the Head Football Coach. The position will coach on the defensive side of the ball, position TBD. Duties will include coaching, recruiting and fundraising. Additional duties may be assigned by the head coach or the director of athletics. Qualifications include a Bachelor's degree, a valid driver's license, and playing experience at the collegiate level. Preference will be given to applicants with previous experience coaching at the collegiate or high school level. Knowledge of and adherence to Bethany, NCAA Division III, and Presidents' Athletic Conference rules and regulations are also required. Compensation includes stipend ($3,500/year), room and board, and tuition waiver into Bethany’s MAT program. The selected candidates must be enrolled in Bethany's MAT program as a condition of employment. Start date is August 2021. Letters of application along with resume and list of references can be submitted electronically to Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. 

Nick Rolovich: The Washington State head coach will not attend Pac-12 media day next week because he's not getting vaccinated

ASA Miami (JC - FL): ASA College Miami is looking for 4 offensive assistant (QBs, WRs) coaches with housing included as Dorm RAs and 4 defensive assistant (DL, LBs) coaches with housing included as Dorm RAs. The salary for each of these positions is between $7,500 - $20,000. The positions consist of managing your own position group, focusing on retention, data entry and recruitment. Qualifications of this position consists of having one year of either coaching or playing experience at the collegiate or high school level to apply. We are looking for hard-working, energetic with an enthusiasm for learning more about the coaching profession. Must be good with Microsoft Word & Excel and HUDL experience is a plus. Each coach will be assigned a recruiting area in South Florida. Any other job specifications will be assigned by the head coach, Coach Bosier. Please do not hesitate to reach out to him at NO Phone calls, respectively. 

Mount Marty (NAIA): Mount Marty hasn't yet played their first game, but are going through a head coaching change after the recent announcement that Hall of Famer Mike Woodley, who was tabbed to start the program from the ground up in 2019, is retiring.

East Coast Prep (Postgrad - MA): East Coast Prep located in Great Barrington, MA is seeking dedicated, passionate, high energy football coaches, with experience playing and/or coaching the offensive line, defensive line. These seasonal, on-campus positions include a stipend of $9,000 for 3 months, which includes housing, and a full meal plan. This position reports August 15, 2021 and concludes December 1, 2021. Responsibilities include coaching your position, academic support, and other duties designated by the HC. We are seeking candidates that will work hard, develop player relationships, and assist our aspiring college football players in their recruiting process. Please send a cover letter, resume, and 3 references to No phone calls please.

Bobby Bowden: The legendary coach has been diagnosed with a "terminal medical condition," the family announced today. Says Bowden: "I am at peace."