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The Scoop - Wednesday May 12, 2021

Wednesday May 12, 2021


FBS Staff Tracker: The 2020-21 FBS Staff Tracker page, where you can see how each new head coach is filling their staff, is up and running.

Northwestern: AD Mike Polisky has resigned... on his 10th day on the job. This whole thing is weird.

Kansas: KU has announced Lance Leipold's first coaching staff. Details here.

Missouri: Offensive line coach Marcus Johnson has been promoted to assistant head coach and run game coordinator.

Saint Anselm (D-II - NH): The Football Operations Coordinator/Quality Control position serves as a member of the assistant football coaching staff and will report to the Head Football Coach. Candidate must be a loyal, blue collar person with a positive attitude. They will perform the following duties: Manage your own recruiting territory; Oversee Film and Video editing for the program; Assist in all areas of Team Travel; Support Coaching staff in practice and equipment set up; Coach or assist coaching a defensive position as determined by the Head Coach; Have a “First In, Last Out” mentality. This position does not include housing, meals or benefits. Salary is commensurate with a part-time entry position. Preference will be given to regional/local players with playing/coaching experience. Interested candidates should send resumes along with references to

Buffalo: Buffalo reportedly has its offensive coordinator, and it's major news in the FCS. Details here.

Rush Propst: So, this is happening.

Western Carolina (FCS): Kerwin Bell has found his new defensive line coach, per source.

McDaniel (D-III – MD): McDaniel College invites applications for a full-time Assistant Football Coach – Offensive Line. Salary for this full-time, 12-month position is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Reporting to the Head Football Coach, the Offensive Line Coach is responsible for coaching and managing the offensive line unit, recruiting an assigned territory, and assisting with practice and game planning. Additional duties will be assigned by the Head Coach and Offensive Coordinator. Candidates with a background in coaching the offensive line are strongly encouraged to apply. Additional responsibilities include assisting the Head Coach in all facets of the program to develop a competitive NCAA Division III Football program within the Centennial Conference on the field, in the classroom, and in the community. Please send resumes to Head Coach Demarcus White at No phone calls please. Candidates please apply via this link as well.

Washington State: Nick Rolovich harnesses the talent of every coach's favorite TikTok star in this video - The Wonderful World of The Offensive Lineman.

Southwest Baptist (D-II - MO): Southwest Baptist University is looking to fill a defensive graduate assistant position on the defensive line. This position will include tuition assistance and a stipend. Duties will be assigned by the head coach and include coaching a position, managing a recruiting area, video work, etc. Interested applicants should submit a resume, list of references and a statement of faith to defensive coordinator, Marcus Klund via email at

Mississippi College (D-II): Mississippi College is looking to hire a graduate assistant. Open to offense or defense. Pay is $5k per semester. Interested candidates can apply to coach Weiser at The program is also looking for an equipment graduate assistant. Pay is $5k per semester. Those interested in that position can apply to

Coffeyville CC (JC – KS): Coffeyville Community College has an opening for an Assistant Defensive Backs Coach. The position includes housing, meals, and health insurance. Salary will be earned through the dorms. College playing and or coaching experience in the secondary is preferred. Hudl and Microsoft Excel experience Preferred. Bachelors Required. Must be able to clear a background check. Start Date is June 1. Send Resumes to Defensive Backs Coach Del Howard at

Edward Waters (NAIA - FL): Edward Waters College is in search of a Kicking Coach. Candidates must be local and willing to volunteer. Edward Waters College will be transitioning to Division II in the fall and will be looking for qualified candidates to develop our Kickers. Interested candidates can email their resume to head coach Toriano Morgan at

Minnesota: Minnesota is looking to hire a Director of Recruiting Strategy and Communication. This is a full time salaried recruiting position. Interested candidates can reply via this link.

College GameDay: Life is returning to normal, which means we should get College GameDay back as we knew it again this fall. Here’s where we see the show visiting each week in 2021.

Mississippi College (D-II):Mississippi College is looking for a game September 11 2021. Open to all possibilities. Contact Coach Weiser at 512-867-5150.

Holy Cross (FCS - MA): College of the Holy Cross has two (2) Quality Control openings on it's staff; one defensive position and one offensive position. These positions do not include stipend, housing or meals. Preference will be given to local / regional candidates with collegiate experience (eg. former player, former student assistant, 1-2 years coaching). Need to demonstrate ability or aptitude in the following; film breakdown, data entry, social media, Microsoft and Google applications. Candidates with editing software experience (eg. DVSport) preferred. The Quality Control team assists in every aspect of the football program. Interested candidates should forward their resume and references to

Minnesota: Kai Brashears, who previously served as the coordinator of recruiting operations at Mississippi State, has joined PJ Fleck's staff as Assistant Director of Recruiting.

QwikCut: Every high school program should be using this.

Michigan: Jim Harbaugh is filling his defensive vacancy with an addition from the SEC coaching ranks, per reports.

Sacred Heart (FCS - CT): Sacred Heart University has an immediate opening for a Graphics & Creative Content Manager position. This position will be responsible for working with the staff to produce, design, and edit all digital content for the recruiting department and for distribution on Sacred Heart Football media platforms. This is a volunteer position and does not include any stipend, benefits, or housing. However it will allow creative freedoms and the management of the football program’s digital content can be used to develop and expand resumes and portfolios. Local candidates are encouraged to apply, but remote work will be considered. Please email a cover letter, resume and a small portfolio of work here: Phone calls will NOT be accepted.

Tabor (NAIA - KS): Tabor College is looking for applicants for a Graduate Assistant Position. Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution and meet the requirements for admission to Tabor’s Graduate School. Tabor College is a Christian organization and requires all potential employees to communicate a clear commitment to being a follower of Jesus. You will be responsible for working with the head coach in all aspects of developing a competitive NAIA program with some assignments for athletic administration. Benefits include $3,500 stipend, tuition, books and fee waiver, one meal per day Monday through Friday.. Living expenses are the responsibility of the successful candidate. Please send cover letter, resume, and references to Head Coach

Sacred Heart (FCS - CT): Sacred Heart has immediate openings for 2 volunteer coaches on each side of the ball. Primary duties will include assisting a position group, opponent film breakdown, assisting during recruiting activities, and any other responsibilities assigned by the Head Coach and Coordinators. Candidates should be highly motivated individuals seeking to gain experience working with a Division 1 football program. Qualifications: Must have completed a Bachelor’s degree program. Local candidates are encouraged to apply. This position does not provide any stipend, benefits, or housing. However, volunteers will receive experience working in a Division 1 program, have the potential to earn a paid position, earn recommendations for future career opportunities, and receive internship credit, if applicable. Please send ONE (1) attachment containing your cover letter, resume and professional references to the Sacred Heart University Football Staff at Phone calls will NOT be accepted.

Virginia-Lynchburg (NCCAA): Per source, Orlando Christian Prep HS (FL) assistant head coach / defensive coordinator Kalvin Rymer has been hired as co-defensive coordinator/ defensive line coach.

Tennessee: Sources tell FootballScoop that the Vols have parted ways with their assistant athletics director for compliance.

New Coaching Changes Page: Keep track of all the 2020-21 NFL and College head coaching movement here.