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The Scoop - Tuesday September 22, 2020

Tuesday September 22, 2020


Please join us in praying for former Morehead State head coach Cole Proctor, who recently passed. Coach Proctor is an alumnus of Morehead State who led the program from 1990-93, earning OVC Coach of the year his first season.

NFL: The league has fined Sean Payton and Jon Gruden $100,000 each and each of their teams an additional $250,000 related to how the head coaches wore / did not wear their masks appropriately on the sidelines last night Adam Schefter has tweeted.

Mountain West: The anticipated meeting of MW presidents has moved from Friday to Thursday, per ESPN and Yahoo. Where things stand in the league's return.

Florida: Florida is set to pay Dan Mullen's staff nearly $700,000 more than they made last season. A look at the various raises & salaries.

NCAA: The NCAA Board of Directors has formally approved moving fall sports championships to the spring. We explained the format here.

Southland Conference (FCS): The Southland dropped its spring 2021 schedule today.

Jackson State: Joe Cook is reporting Deion Sanders' staff is loaded with former NFL players and coaches.

Notre Dame: The Irish will not practice today, Pete Thamel tweets. Notre Dame announced four positive COVID tests yesterday, and are scheduled to play at Wake Forest this weekend. Update: This Saturday's game has been postponed. The two teams share an off week on Oct. 3, so look for the game to be pushed back a week.

A lesson in how to respond to criticism with class, from a former top NFL draft pick

Mountain West: The Mountain West could hold a vote this week that would approve a football re-start as early as Oct. 24. More here.

NFL Fines: The NFL has fined Denver's Vic Fangio, Seattle's Pete Carroll and San Francisco's Kyle Shanahan $100,000 each for not wearing masks on Sunday, and each of their teams another $250,000.

Delta State (D-II - MS): Delta State University is looking for a home & home Week 3 and week 4 for the 2021 and 2022 season. We are looking for D2/FCS/NAIA opponents. If interested please contact head coach Todd Cooley at

Central Michigan: Texas executive senior associate AD Amy Folan will be named CMU's new AD, the school has announced.

Livingstone (D-II - NC): Livingstone College is looking for an FCS opponent for the Fall 2021 season. Please contact Associate Head Coach Jamar Harp at for more information.

Jackson State (FCS – MS): Yesterday, in his first public appearance as Jackson State’s new head coach, Coach Prime has the faithful ready to believe.

CoachComm: There is a reason why so many teams choose CoachComm. Dependable, clear communications. Upgrade your headsets without busting your budget.

Coaching decisions:Best & Worst coaching decisions (Week 2) by our friends at EdjVarsity.

Division III: It is no longer true that there will be no Division III football games this fall. There will be (at least) one.

Pitt: Pat Narduzzi and the Panthers have some new threads inspired by The Steel City.

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Air Force: Have a look at Air Force’s new “Red Tails”. Sweet uniforms created to honor the Tuskegee Airmen.

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