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The Scoop - Wednesday July 14, 2021

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Clemson: Defensive coordinator Brent Venables is now the nation's top-paid assistant coach

South Florida: USF has an opening for a defensive grad assistant to work with the defensive backs. Please email resumes to director of football operations Albert Boone No phone calls please. 

DePauw (D-III - IN): DePauw University has an immediate opening for a defensive line coach. This restricted earnings position will support football operations including recruiting, practice/game preparation, and student-athlete development. Send resumes to Head Coach Brett Dietz at

Luther (D-III - IA): Luther College has announced the addition of Brian Frana as their new offensive coordinator. Frano spent the last few seasons in the same role at Wayne State College (D-II - NE).

Richmond (FCS - VA): The University of Richmond is currently accepting applications for one unpaid Defensive volunteer coach to begin ASAP. Responsibilities will include assisting with the on field coaching of a position group, film break down, self-scout, opponent scout, assisting in game planning, and day-to-day responsibilities as assigned by the Defensive Coordinator. Previous football experience preferred as well as knowledge of PowerPoint, DVSport, Excel, and Visio. Candidates must have completed a Bachelor’s degree program. Experience competing in intercollegiate or experience working in a collegiate football program is a plus. This position does not provide any stipend, benefits, or housing. However, you will receive experience working in a Division I program, have the potential to earn a paid position, and earn recommendations for future career opportunities. Please send ONE (1) attachment containing your cover letter, resume and three professional references to Justin Wood at Phone calls will not be accepted.

FIU: Sources tell FootballScoop Butch Davis is planning to fill his running backs job by promoting Sean Binckes.

Valparaiso (FCS - IN): Valparaiso University has an opening for an intern Offensive Quality Control. This position is available to those aspiring to get into the coaching profession. The position will ideally lead to one of our intern position coaching spots upon availability. Ideal candidates are organized and have knowledge in Hudl/video editing, Microsoft Excel, Visio, Word, PowerPoint and other computer skills. This is a Volunteer Position. There is no housing provided, local applicants are encouraged to apply. Position will begin immediately. Please send a resume, references and cover letter to Chris Limbach at No phone calls, please.

SUNY Cortland (DIII – NY): SUNY Cortland is seeking applicants for an entry-level Assistant Football Coach on the defensive side of the ball. Job responsibilities include (but are not limited to): Defensive position coach (Asst. Defensive Line), film breakdown & data entry, managing a recruiting area, as well as assisting in the academic support and retention of student-athletes. Salary is $8,500 (9.5-months). No housing or meals provided (affordable off-campus housing available). Candidates with high energy, a positive attitude, and a hunger to gain valuable coaching experience are encouraged to apply. Bachelor’s degree required. Start date is August 1st. Interested candidates should email cover letter, resume, and 3 professional references to Head Coach Curt Fitzpatrick at, and also please apply via this link:

Bryant (FCS - RI): Bryant University is currently accepting applications for Football Graphic Designer / Assistant Football Equipment Manager. This is an entry level position designed for highly motivated individuals with a strong work ethic and an interest in gaining direct work experience at the FCS Level. Ideal candidates must have experience in creating graphics for a college football program. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: Daily Graphic Design, Recruiting, Equipment Responsibilities within the Football Program and anything assigned by the Head Coach. Candidates must have a strong background using Adobe Photoshop. This is a 10-month position worth a $5,000 salary but does not include benefits or housing. Interested candidates must send a cover letter, resume, references, and examples of graphics to

Cornell (FCS): Kashif Moore (RBs), Jeff Comissiong (LBs) and Wil Blanden (DBs) have joined the staff.

St. Andrews (NAIA): St. Andrews University is accepting applications for Restricted Earnings position for Defensive Backs. We are looking for a highly motivated and self-driven individual who can relate to the players and is proficient in Microsoft programs. Previous coaching experience and playing experience is preferred. This position will be responsible to coach their own position group, recruiting their own area, video editing, data break down and other responsibilities assigned by the head coach and defensive staff. Compensation includes a generous stipend, housing, meals, and benefits. To apply please submit a cover letter, resume and 3 references to Defensive Coordinator Aj Hopke at

Stetson (FCS - FL): Former Western New Mexico offensive coordinator and 2019 FootballScoop D-II Coordinator of the Year Finalist Buddy Blevins will be the new pass game coordinator / receivers coach at Stetson sources tell FootballScoop. 

Oregon: Nick Toth has joined Mario Cristobal's staff.

Nebraska: Trev Alberts, a former consensus first-team All American linebacker for the Huskers and the current athletic director at Nebraska-Omaha, will be the new athletic director for the Huskers

Ohio: Head coach Frank Solich has announced his retirement. More on that, and what is next for the program, here.

Gardner-Webb (FCS - NC): Gardner-Webb University has openings for quality control coaches on offense (skill and offensive line), special teams, and recruiting. These positions are strictly volunteer with no stipend, benefits, housing, etc. All candidates will be considered. If interested, please email your resume to Director of Player Personnel, Tyler Dell at

Stetson (FCS - FL): John R. Jefferson Jr., the former defensive backs and linebackers coach Morehouse College, has been hired as the defensive backs coach at Stetson.

Harvard (FCS - MA): Harvard Football is looking to fill the Full-Time position of Football Operations Coordinator. Applicants must have leadership skills, ability to multi-task, successful experience in multi-dimensional D-1 year-round Football Operations and Recruiting. The successful candidate will have a bachelor’s degree, college football operations and recruiting experience with strong work ethic, interpersonal skills, and digital skills including multi-dimensional Social Media experience. Please send resume, cover letter and references to Recruiting Coordinator/Football Ops Joe Manion at

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Texas Southern (FCS): Entering his second season, Clarence McKinney has added three quality coaches to his staff at Texas Southern, including a Super Bowl champ.

Oklahoma Panhandle State (NAIA): Oklahoma Panhandle State is looking to hire a safeties coach. This is an entry level job. Great for a first or second year coach. The pay is $11,000, plus room. Follow this link to apply.

Culver-Stockton (NAIA - MO): Culver-Stockton College is seeking a full-time Offensive Assistant Coach. This person will work on the offensive side of the ball with WR’s or QB's. Duties and responsibilities include position meetings, game planning, recruiting, and other duties assigned by the Head Coach. E-mail cover letter and resume to Offensive Coordinator Sean Chase:

Muhlenberg (D-III - PA): Muhlenberg College has an immediate opening for a wide receiver coach. There will be a stipend, housing and meals. Muhlenberg is a highly selective college located in Allentown, PA and is 24-3 in the last two seasons. Send resumes to Head Coach Nate MIlne,

Missouri Valley (NAIA): Missouri Valley Marshall, MO is seeking applicants for a graduate assistant working with the defensive side of the football. Compensation includes room, meal plan, and tuition (no stipend). Position includes but is not limited to: working with a defensive position group (will determine based off of applicants experience), assist with aspects of special teams, video editing (HUDL), managing a recruiting area, computer skills, and other duties assigned by the Head Coach. All interested and qualified applicants should email resume and references to Defensive Line Coach Johnny Stilwell at No phone calls please.

New Mexico Military (JC): New Mexico Military Institute is seeking applicants for an interim, full-time, 6-month defensive position coach working with the Defensive Backs (DBs). This is a 6-month interim position that has the potential of becoming a full-time position after the end of the season. Compensation is $18,900 plus room and meals, along with the possibility of the salary doubling at the beginning of the year. This position will start ASAP. Please send resumes to Chase Kyser at No phone calls, please.

Erie CC (JC - Buffalo, NY): Erie Community College has completed its staff as follows: Dan Davis (DC / LBs), Ronald Johnson (DL), Billy Myers (DBs), Jim White (OLBs), Ray Dayton (OL / DFO), Eric Dixon (RBs), Scott Ackerman (WRs), and Jeff Fish (FBs / TEs).

Augustana (D-II - SD): Per source, Jack Louisdort has joined the staff as a defensive graduate assistant working with the defensive backs.

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