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The Scoop - Wednesday February 23, 2022

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2021-22 Tracking Pages: Our pages tracking the hires across college football are now live.


Eastern Kentucky (FCS): Eastern Kentucky is seeking candidates for a newly created, full-time Director of Football Recruiting Operations position. The position in Walt Wells’ Colonels program includes competitive pay and full-time benefits. Send resumes / inquiries to

Florida: Benedick Hyppolite has been hired as a quality control coach working with the running backs. Hyppolite comes to Florida after his last stop at the University of Miami where he initially served as a graduate assistant before moving into an analyst role with the receivers this past fall.

Austin Peay (FCS - TN): Austin Peay has two Quality Control positions open currently (1 Offensive and 1 Defensive). Job responsibilities will include working directly with each offensive and defensive coordinator to assist with film breakdown, game preparation, and other duties as assigned. Interested applicants should e-mail their resume, and three professional references to Director of Football Operations, Robbie Matos at

South Dakota State (FCS): South Dakota State University is seeking an Offensive Graduate Assistant Coach. Preference will be given to individuals with a “run game” background (OL, TE, RB). Compensation includes graduate school tuition and a monthly stipend. Interested applicants should submit a resume, references and a cover letter to

Seton Hill (D-II - PA): Seton Hill University in Greensburg, PA that competes at the Division II level in the PSAC is in search of a graduate assistant football coach. Candidates MUST be able to be admitted into the graduate school program which requires a minimum undergraduate GPA of a 3.0. Day to day duties will include coaching/managing your own position group, assisting the defensive coordinator with breakdown/game-planning, and will require managing filming and uploading of practice and game film. This position is for the defensive side of the ball and will primarily be responsible for our flex linebacker position. Our flex linebackers are a unique position which allows both LB and DL fundamentals to be used simultaneously. With this said we are open to any candidate with front 7 experience either playing or coaching.  The position includes graduate school tuition scholarship as well as a payment for hours worked for living expenses. Please send resumes to The position will be filled by early March. No phone calls please!

Limestone (D-II): The program has announced a head coaching change.

New Orleans Saints: Co-defensive coordinator Ryan Nielsen has signed a two-year deal, Bruce Feldman shares.

Millikin (D-III - IL): Millikin is accepting nominations and applications for an assistant football coach intern. Millikin University is a four-year undergraduate university with 2,100 full- time students enrolled in the College of Arts and Sciences, College of Fine Arts, College of Professional Studies, and Tabor School of Business. Millikin is situated on an attractive seventy-acre campus in Decatur, IL (population of 85,000) 180 miles southwest of Chicago, 150 miles west of Indianapolis, and 120 miles northeast of St. Louis. This position reports to the Head Football Coach. This internship is designed as an eleven-month educational experience and is designed to give an individual with an interest in coaching the opportunity to hone his or her skill development and coaching ability in one or more position areas. The appointment is for one year, with a possible one year renewal. Pursuing a graduate degree at a nearby university may be possible. You may view a complete position description at Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter, resume and contact information of three professional references to Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

UAB: UAB football is hiring Walt Hill as their Video Coordinator. Hill comes from Mississippi State where he was a video assistant.

Pasadena City College (JC - CA): Pasadena CC is looking for an assistant coach that has skilled position experience on either side of the ball. Looking to hire the best qualified candidate. Preference will be given to local SoCal candidates with housing already in place as this is a stipend position that does not include housing or meals. Candidates with a master's degree in Kinesiology, Physical Education, or Exercise Science may have the opportunity to teach classes as an adjunct instructor. Minimum qualifications include a bachelor’s degree and 2-years coaching experience…Master’s degree preferred. Please indicate your degree earned with title in your resume and send to

Auburn: Pittsburgh Steelers receivers coach Ike Hilliard has joined the program as receivers coach.

Indiana Wesleyan (NAIA): Indiana Wesleyan is looking to fill a full-time defensive position with possible coordinating duties. Minority candidates encouraged to apply. Looking for candidates who fulfill the Christian mission of the university. Interested applicants please email resume and letter of interest to Head Coach Jordan Langs at

UNLV: UNLV is expected to hire its new offensive coordinator from the crosstown Raiders.

Utah: Utah is seeking an assistant director of player personnel. This is a full time position with benefits. 2+ years of experience working in personnel required. The position will involve high school prospect evaluation, camps, transfer evaluation, visits, etc. Organizational skills are a must. Looking for the position to be filled ASAP. Applicants should email a resume to

Indiana Wesleyan (NAIA): Indiana Wesleyan is looking to fill a restricted earnings offensive position. Minority candidates encouraged to apply. Looking for candidates who fulfill the Christian mission of the university. Interested applicants please email resume and letter of interest to Head Coach Jordan Langs at

Georgia Southern: Georgia Southern is looking for an Operations intern. The position will serve a primary role in behind the scenes planning. This is not a coaching position. This role will work directly with the Assistant Athletic Director for Football Operations. The position will pay between 15-20k for the year. Local/Regional candidates are encouraged to apply. Please email with resume and references.

Virginia Tech: The Hokies have announced the additions of Travis Taylor (director of football operations), Kevin Juszynski (assistant director of football operations) and Jake Schell (football operations and analytics assistant). Taylor was the DFO at Western Kentucky the past three seasons, Juszynski and Schell both spent the past few seasons working at Penn State.

Dodge City (JC - KS): The Dodge City Football program has a great opportunity for football coaches looking to break into the college ranks. The program is looking to fill two volunteer coaching positions on offense, at tight end and running back. Job duties include coaching your own position group, film breakdown, recruiting, and other tasks assigned by the head football coach. Meals and housing will be provided. At this time here is no compensation for these positions. Must have high school coaching experience. Dodge City CC is a member of the Kansas Jayhawk Community College Conference. Potential candidates should provide a resume with references and cover letter addressed to Head Coach Terry Karg, via email at No phone calls please.

Texas A&M: Louie Addazio, who had accepted the offensive line job at Nevada this off seasons after two seasons as the offensive line coach at Colorado State, is now expected to join the Texas A&M staff.

Rutgers: Sources tell FootballScoop that some changes are in store for the Rutgers offensive staff.

Winona State (D-II - MN): The program has announced the additions of Southern Illinois (FCS) offensive line coach Trevor Olson (OL), and former Northern Illinois assistant Pete Menage and Northern Illinois defensive line assistant Justin Bailey as assistant coaches.

Rutgers: MidAmerica Nazarene (NAIA - KS) director of operations Sydney Ulrich has accepted the recruiting operations coordinator role at Rutgers.

Baltimore Ravens: Zach Orr, who spent last season with the Jaguars, is joining the staff as inside linebackers coach, Mike Garafolo tweets.

Nicholls State (FCS): Kyle Skierski, the co-offensive coordinator / offensive line coach at West Georgia (D-II), has been named offensive line coach, per source.

UCLA: Former Colorado offensive coordinator Darrin Chiaverini is joining the staff as an offensive analyst, Adam Rittenberg shares. 

Glenville State (D-II - WV): Kennedy Cook has joined the program as offensive line coach. Cook spent the last few years as an offensive graduate assistant at Ohio State.

Butler (FCS - IN): Matt Alderfer, who just wrapped up his playing career as a tight end at NC State, has joined the staff as tight ends coach. 

Indianapolis Colts: Bowling Green linebackers coach Cato June is leaving to become the assistant linebackers coach with the Colts, Pete Thamel shares. June helped lead the Colts to a Super Bowl XLI championship. 

Campbell (FCS - NC): Defensive line coach Damien Adams, who is in his tenth year on staff, and defensive backs coach Reggie Howard have been named co-defensive coordinators.

Missouri Valley (NAIA – MO): Missouri Valley College, located in Marshall, MO is seeking applicants for a graduate assistant coach working with the defensive side of the football. Compensation includes room, board, and tuition (no stipend). Position responsibilities include assisting with a varsity defensive position group and managing a JV position group on your own (will determine the position based off of applicants experience), assisting with aspects of special teams, utilizing video editing (HUDL), managing a recruiting area, monitoring academic progress, and other duties assigned by the Head Coach. Ideally looking for someone available for spring practice. All interested and qualified applicants should email a resume and at least 3 references to Defensive Coordinator Luke Jaicks at No phone calls please.

West Virginia Tech (NAIA): After over a decade without football, West Virginia Tech says they're bringing it back.

Rhode Island (FCS - RI): Rhode Island is seeking an offensive quality control coach. This is strictly a VOLUNTEER position; there is no compensation, housing or benefits with occasional meals. If interested, please email a resume and references to Assistant Football Coach Tyler Loftus at

NCAA: The NCAA could allow FBS teams to hold joint practices starting this August.

Wisconsin: The program has announced the addition of Bill Sheridan as inside linebackers coach, and Bob Bostad’s return to offensive line duties after coaching on the defensive side of the ball last season. Sheridan is a former NFL defensive coordinator with the Giants and Bucs. Also, tight ends coach Mickey Turner will oversee the Badgers recruiting.

Memphis: Memphis is bolstering its recruiting department with a former Group of 5 recruiting director, sources tell FootballScoop.

McKendree (D-II - IL): McKendree University is seeking applicants for a Graduate Assistant for the for the skills position (WRs / RBs / TEs). Benefits like tuition and a small stipend are given. Interested candidates should forward their resume to Eric Bergman at No phone calls please.

Army: After a 9-win season another bowl appearance, Jeff Monken had to again rebuild his staff and those moves are now virtually complete, sources tell FootballScoop.



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