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The Scoop - Thursday September 3, 2020

Thursday September 3, 2020


Helmets: New cooling technology for helmets! Yes sir.

Mike Locksley: On the third anniversary of his death, Mike Locksley and his family have renewed their search for Meiko Locksley's killer.

College Football Tonight: Alert, alert, alert.... Central Arkansas vs. UAB will kick off tonight at 7pm CT on ESPN3, and South Alabama at Southern Mississippi will play at 8pm CT on CBS Sports Network.

Penn State: Oh yes James Franklin, #WeAre

Myocarditis: Nah, you can't make this up. The doctor whose words caused panic today, now says "my bad". His information was completely incorrect. Carry on B1G, carry on.

Pac-12: The conference has announced it will have daily testing available for all athletes by the end of this month.

Michigan: In a significant reversal from three weeks ago, Michigan will now play high school football after all.

Myocarditis: On myocarditis and the Big Ten.

Ball Tonight: Both UAB and Central Arkansas reported zero positive cases ahead of tonight's game in Birmingham. Let's go!

NBC: Al Michaels has confirmed that Mike Tirico will pinch-hit as the play-by-play man for select Sunday Night Football games this fall, beginning with Packers at Saints in Week 3.

Thiel College (D-III - PA): Thiel College, located in Greenville, Pa., seeks applicants for a coaching intern. WR playing or coaching experience on offense is preferred. Primary responsibilities includes coaching a position group as well recruit an assigned territory. You will assist with game planning, and other duties assigned by the head coach. This position includes leading, mentoring, and developing student-athletes on and off the field. This is a 10 month position that provides a stipend, meal plan, and housing. Please send cover letter, resume, and at least three professional references to Head Coach, Mike Winslow. No phone calls please.

St. Thomas (FCS ‘21/DIII - MN):St. Thomas is looking to fill a game in Week 1 of 2021 (9/4/21) & 2022 (9/3/22). Interested programs can e-mail the staff at

College Football Tonight: We've got three FBS teams and a FCS team kicking off college football tonight. Central Arkansas vs. UAB will kick off tonight at 8pm EST. on ESPN3, and South Alabama at Southern Mississippi will play at 9pm EST on CBS Sports Network.

Louisiana Monroe: Following Mike Collins’ resignation yesterday, source tells FootballScoop linebackers coach Scott Stoker will now serves as defensive coordinator. Stoker previously served as defensive coordinator at both UTEP and Sam Houston State.

Big Ten: The latest episode of As The Big Ten Turns...

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Central Arkansas (FCS): Central Arkansas athletic director Brad Teague shares that all 82 players, as well as the coaches and staff, had their second COVID-19 tests come back negative. That marks two consecutive negative tests for the whole team, and means they're all clear for the game tomorrow at UAB.

Masters of Sports Administration:Upper Iowa’s MSA degree provides learners with the current theories, concepts, and learning models necessary to assume administrative, coaching and leadership roles in high school, higher education and sports business settings. The online degree is available with emphasis in Sports Management or Coaching & Leadership Education.

COVID and HS Football:COVID cases continue to decline after 3 weeks of high school football in one state.


FootballScoop Online Clinic 2020: Catch all 100 videos from the FootballScoop Online Clinic here.

NFL and College Head Coaching Changes: Keep track of all the head coaching changes from NFL to FBS to NAIA via this page.