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The Scoop - Wednesday August 11, 2021


North Dakota State College of Science  (JC): North Dakota State College of Science is looking for an Assistant Coach. The responsibilities include coaching a position group, recruiting, and other duties assigned by the HC. This a 10-month position, a $6000+ stipend, an on- campus Apartment and Meal plan. There are job opportunities within the Athletic department and/or community based on education and/or work experience. Please send a resume to

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

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

Incarnate Word (FCS - TX): Incarnate Word has extended head coach Eric Morris through 2026. He led the upstart program to a share of the 2018 Southland title and an FCS playoffs bid.

Clark College (NAIA - IA): Bryan Hiller has left Southwest Minnesota State, where he served as offensive line coach for two seasons before moving to tight ends for 2021, to join the staff at Clark College, per source.

ASA Brooklyn (JC - NY): Sources tell FootballScoop that the school has cancelled their fall season.

UConn: UConn has hired Shaun Cook to fill their assistant director of player personnel position. Shaun most recently worked for the NFL in New York at the league office. Prior to that he worked for Vanderbilt as a recruiting analyst and started his career as a student assistant at Tennessee.

Virginia: Source tells FootballScoop former player Quin Blanding has joined the staff as a regional scout. Chris Peace has moved into a defensive grad assistant role vacated by Lindell Stone who accepted the quarterbacks coach position at Hampden-Sydney College.

Football DNA: The ties that bind rising stars Tommy Rees and Nick Sheridan.

Indianapolis: The Colts have signed both head coach Frank Reich and GM Chris Ballard to an extension through the 2026 season. 

Alderson Broaddus (D-II - WV): AB is looking to fill two intern positions immediately. Looking for a Tight Ends and Wide Receivers coach. These are 10-month positions that pay $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 / defense / special teams, strength and conditioning, recruiting coordinator, social media coordinator, graphic design, football operations, 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.

Steve Sarkisian: Social media is the main reason why Steve Sarkisian believes that today's athletes are dealing with more criticism than in the history of sports.

Austin Peay (FCS - TN): Chris Jones has joined the staff (from Texas A&M Kingsville) as defensive run game coordinator / defensive line coach. Chris Kappas has been promoted to assistant head coach / spurs & bandits. 

Peyton Manning: In case you haven't caught it yet, Peyton's Hall of Fame enshrinement speech was fantastic.

QwikCut: Coaches, its time to make the switch!