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The Scoop - Wednesday June 9, 2021


College Football Playoff: Seven years into the 4-year format, it appears the Powers That Be are in agreement to expand the field. Now the real work begins

NIL: It looks like the first endorsement of the NIL era is in place, with a handful of Georgia athletes in line to get paid.

NFL: Get out your beer steins, the NFL is working to hold regular season games in Deutschland

UTEP: Head coach Dana Dimel has announced promotions for defensive line coach Matt Wallerstedt and receivers coach Scotty Ohara. Wallerstedt is adding the associate head coach title while Ohara is taking over as passing game coordinator.

Eastern Washington (FCS): Eastern Washington University is seeking defensive volunteer quality control coaches. This is strictly a VOLUNTEER position; there is NO compensation, meals, or housing. This is an entry level position designed for highly motivated individuals with high work ethic and seeking experience at the FCS level. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: operational tasks assigned by the head coach, opponent film breakdown/reports, XOS uploading and intercutting, assisting with recruiting, a proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint and other computer skills. Candidates should be adept at learning new technology, in addition to being skilled in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Word, and Visio. If interested, please email a resume and references to Assistant Football Coach Zach Bruce at No phone calls please. Local applicants are encouraged to apply. Positions will be filled ASAP.

North Carolina Wesleyan (D-III - NC): North Carolina Wesleyan College (D-III - NC): North Carolina Wesleyan College is seeking applicants for an Offensive Assistant coach. Responsibilities include but are not limited to coaching a position (running backs), maintaining a recruiting territory and film breakdown (HUDL) and other duties assigned by the Head Coach. This is a 10 month contract position with benefits. Contract to begin August 1st. Email cover letter, resume and 3 professional references to Offensive Coordinator Matt Nardo at No phone calls please.

Dordt (NAIA - IA): Dordt University has a full-time opening for an Assistant Football Coach- Offensive Line who will coordinate and coach the offensive efforts of the team, along with recruit student-athletes. Offensive line coaching experience at the college or high school level is required. For more details and to apply go to Dordt Assistant Football CoachApplicants committed to serving at a Christian university who can support the mission of the university are encouraged to apply.

Marian (NAIA - IN): Marian University is looking for 2021 Week 1 opponent. We would be willing to discuss a guarantee or possible home and home contract – with the 2021 contest being in Indianapolis. Contact head football coach Mark Henninger at

Carson Newman (D-II - TN): Carson-Newman will be looking for two graduate assistants to help with Football. One on each side of the ball. Position will include video, recruiting, and on the field Coaching duties. Applicants must be in enrolled into a graduate program at the University. The position will include graduate tuition and a stipend. Interested applicants please send resumes and letter of interest to Paula Yokley at

Victor Valley (JC - CA): Victor Valley College has 3 open positions available looking to begin immediately. The positions are for a TE/RB coach, a corners coach, and a safeties coach. Each position will pay a stipend of a little over $7,000. No guarantee but the possibility of classes for those that have a master's in kinesiology or physical education. Those that are local to the high desert area (Southern California), or willing to commute to the high desert are encouraged to apply. The ideal candidate will have a track record of recruiting efforts and the ability to manage all aspects of community college coaching. Responsibilities include recruiting your position and an assigned area, helping with the matriculation process for your position group, mentoring your players, coaching your position group’s fundamentals and scheme, preparing for and running position meetings, assisting with special teams, assisting with weekly game planning, film breakdown and data entry (HUDL), and other duties assigned by the head coach and coordinator. The ideal candidate would have a minimum 1-year of coaching experience or collegiate playing experience. Position start date is as soon as possible. Review of candidates will begin immediately. Please send cover letter, resume, and professional references to Head Coach Artie Allen at No phone calls, please.

Charleston Southern (FCS): Head coach Autry Denson has announced the additions of Brandon Lemon (WRs) and Demetrius Coley (DL). Lemon's previous coaching stops include Lehigh, Notre Dame, New Haven, St. Lawrence, and Methodist, while Coley most recently coached at Western Kentucky and UVA-Wise.

Cleveland Browns: The Browns have suspended chief of staff Callie Brownson after she was charged with operating a vehicle impaired. reports Brownson was stopped shortly after midnight going 55 in a 35mph zone. According to court records her blood alcohol content was .215 (legal limit is .08). Browns head coach Kevin Stefanski said "I've spoken to her many times and she will learn from this. She's extremely remorseful. I'm disappointed. She's disappointed." Stefanski added that Brownson would not lose her job over this. 

Hiram (D-III - OH): Hiram College seeks an intern football coach and graduate assistant both working on the defensive side of the ball. Preferred candidates will have prior experience playing or coaching. Candidates will be responsible for coaching their own position group, on the road recruiting in a specific area, film editing/breakdown (HUDL), and all other duties assigned by the head football coach. A Bachelor’s degree and valid driver’s license is required. Stipend, housing and meals are included for both positions. Candidates will be expected to be here 10 months. Interested candidates should apply through the website via this link. No phone calls please.

Lake Forest (D-III - IL): Lake Forest College has a full-time, benefitted position for a Defensive Coach. The salary range is $35-40,000. Best position coach will be hired. Bachelors required, masters preferred, a minimum of 3 years of coaching experience at either the high school or collegiate level. Candidates must have a background in strength and conditioning, special teams, and must be detail oriented. Candidates with NCAA Division III and/or proven Chicago recruiting will be given extra consideration. Resumes can be sent via email to Head Coach Jim Catanzaro at with the subject line: Defensive Football Coach Position 2021. No phone call applications will be accepted.

Kansas City Chiefs: The organization has announced the following promotions and additions within the personnel department: Mike Borgonzi (assistant GM), Brandt Tilis (VP of football operations), Ryan Poles (executive director of player personnel), Mike Bradway (senior director of player personnel), Chris Shea (VP of football operations / team counsel), Ryne Nutt (senior director of college scouting), Tim Terry (senior director of pro personnel), Trey Koziol (assistant director of college scouting), Willie Davis (senior personnel executive), Pat Sperduto (senior college scouting executive), David Hinson (senior college scouting executive), Greg Castillo (college scouting coordinator / area scout), Jason Lamb (area scout), Cassidy Kaminski (area scout), Ricky Seale (NFS scout), Jalen Myrick (pro scout), Kunal Tanna (player personnel assistant), Anthony McGee (player personnel assistant), Ryan Weese (training camp player personnel intern).

#ScholarshipAlert: Once a Vanderbilt walk-on himself, Clark Lea completes the circle in awarding scholarships to multiple players during a recent team meeting.

Northern Illinois: NIU Football is looking to fill a video operations graduate assistant position. Video and operations experience is preferred, we are interested only in those who are pursuing a career in Football Video and/or Operations (NOT coaching). This position requires skills such as football video management (DVSport), social media marketing, editing with Adobe Premiere and Photoshop, and Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Visio). Interested candidates can email a resume and cover letter including experiences with skills listed above to Angelo Sebastiano at Tell us how and where you learned those skills (ex:DVSport, XOs, Hudl). Include a portfolio or examples of social content if possible. NO phone calls please.

Butler CC (JC - KS): Butler Community College is seeking an entry level offensive coach to work with the Full Backs and/or Tight Ends. This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to begin a career as a college football coach. Past coaches in this position have landed GA positions at FBS/FCS universities, as well as full-time positions at other levels of football. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: daily operational tasks assigned by the head coach; oversee your own position group (in this case the tight ends/fullbacks); this includes meeting time, practice organization and drill work, both on and off the field. Opponent film breakdown/data reports, operating the defensive scout team as needed, and recruiting. This position pays a modest stipend. Room and board are also provided in exchange for limited dorm duties, as assigned by the Residential Life Director. Candidates with playing or coaching experience at either position are strongly encouraged to appLy. If interested please send a letter of interest, a resume and references to:

McMurry (D-III - TX): McMurry Football is accepting applicants for a defensive backs (or) linebacker/assistant coach on defense. The individual will be responsible but not limited to coaching a position and recruiting an assigned area. This is a 10-month contract (no benefits), partial earnings/entry-level position. Prior experience playing/coaching defensive backs (or) linebackers at the college level is preferred. This position comes with no housing or meals. Please email cover letter, resume, and references to

Southwest Minnesota State (D-II): SMSU Football is seeking 2 dynamic graduate assistant football coaches; WR and DL . These positions are responsible for developing our student-athletes on and off the field, run own position meetings, assist with special teams, and have own recruiting area. Must be able to get accepted into one of our competitive graduate programs (3.0 minimum GPA). Social media and graphic design experience is preferred. Compensation package includes an $8,000 stipend ($4000 per semester) and full tuition waiver. Minority candidates are encouraged to apply. Please email resume and references to No phone calls please.

Birmingham Southern (D-III - AL): Pat Hill has been hired to coach the defensive line. Coach Hill has been an assistant at Upper Iowa, Angelo State, and Morehead State among others.

Albion (D-III - MI): Albion College is looking for a Week 4 game for the 2023 and 2024 seasons. 2023 must be played at Albion and we are open to returning to your place in 2024. Please contact head football coach Dustin Beurer at

Dave Kaizer: Kaizer, the veteran collegeoffensive coordinator with stops Worcester State, SPI and Nichols College has accepted the head coaching job at Oakmont HS (MA).

Berry College (D-III - GA): Berry College would like to invite applicants for a restricted earnings coach. We are looking for the best candidate regardless of coaching position. Salary: $15,000 over 10 months. Duties will include running own position group, off campus recruiting and any additional duties assigned by the staff. The ideal candidate will have previous playing and coaching experience and have a desire to obtain a full-time college football coaching position. Please apply with a cover letter, resume and three professional references to Applicants will be reviewed immediately.

Idaho (FCS): Following the retirement of longtime assistant Kris Cinkovich, Paul Petrino has handed his offensive line to a former GA.

Valparaiso (FCS - IN): Valparaiso is currently accepting applications for an unpaid Offensive & Defensive Quality Control Intern position. This is a VOLUNTEER position. The intern will assist the coaching staff in scouting, game-planning, recruiting, and day-to-day operations. If interested, please email a resume and references to Landon Fox at Positions will be filled ASAP.

Anna Maria College (D-III - MA): Anna Maria, located in Paxton, MA is looking to hire a graduate assistant football coach on offense. Compensation includes graduate school tuition and a $4,500 stipend. No Housing, however full meal plan included. Local Applicants are strongly encouraged. The position allows you to coach your own position group and have your own recruiting area. Please send a cover letter, resume, and references to Head Coach Dan Mulrooney at (email only please). The review of applicants will begin immediately with the start date being 8/1/21.

Texas A&M Kingsville (D-II – TX): TAMUK is looking to fill an offensive graduate assistant skill position, or best fit, to begin July 2021. Position will be responsible for the following; film breakdown, practice organization, game day preparation, recruiting area, student athlete development, and other duties assigned by the Head Football Coach. This position will include tuition assistance and a meal plan. Qualifications include bachelors degree and acceptance into graduate program. All interested applicants should email the following addresses at and Please include cover letter, resume, and three references. Please no phone calls.

Holmes CC (JC - MS): Holmes Community College is seeking young motivated volunteer coach with a background and knowledge of the Wide Receiver position. This position is not a paid position, but it includes meals and housing. If you are a interested in the position, please forward your resume to The tentative start date for the position will begin July 1, 2021.

Georgia Tech: "You don't get what you deserve. you get what you go out and earn."

Berry (D-III - GA): Berry College invites applications and nominations for a graduate assistant football coach. Reporting to the Head Football, the successful candidate will be responsible for assisting the head coach with the organization, supervision, and administration of an NCAA Division III intercollegiate football program. The candidate will also demonstrate an understanding of and commitment to a liberal arts education, Division III athletics, and an appreciation for and commitment to all NCAA, Southern Athletic Association (SAA), and institutional rules and regulations.  The candidate should also possess good communication skills, strong leadership and mentoring abilities, and the ability to create a culture that is both disciplined and caring.  Other duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, recruitment of academically and athletically qualified student-athletes, practice and game preparation/management, compliance, equipment management, and a commitment to student- athletes & academic progress and degree completion. This position includes a $9,000 stipend over a 10 month period, plus graduate school. Application review will begin immediately and continue until a qualified individual has been hired. Applicants should submit an online application as well as three references to this link. No phone calls or e-mails please.

Virginia-Lynchburg (NCCAA): Virginia Lynchburg is looking to add a wide receivers coach (or GA) and an offensive line coach (or GA). Both positions will be responsible for recruiting, academic advising, and film breakdown as well as creating position drills and a position manual. Send all resumes and cover letters to head coach Tim Newman at

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