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The Scoop - Wednesday May 18, 2022

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ESPN: Steve Levy, Louis Riddick and Dan Orlovsky will be ESPN's No. 2 NFL crew, per the New York Post. The trio will call a handful of double-header games this season, and then five in 2023 and beyond as ESPN's Monday Night Football package expands. Orlovsky replaces Brian Griese, who is now the 49ers quarterbacks coach. 

NCAA: The NCAA has eliminated rules on how many recruits D1 programs can sign, as well as requirements for FBS leagues to hold conference championship games.

South Carolina: South Carolina has hired a former NFL head coach, who happens to be a former Shane Beamer colleague, to its off-field staff

McDaniel (D-III - MD): McDaniel College is looking for a Graduate Assistant Coach to work with the programs Running Backs. Applicants will be required to coach their own position group, have their own recruiting area, and perform all other duties assigned by the head coach. 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. College coaching and/or playing experience preferred. Compensation package includes a stipend, full tuition waiver, and a meal plan. Housing is not provided by the College. Review of candidates will begin immediately and continue until filled. Please email resume and references to Head Football Coach Demarcus White at Also, please officially apply via this link.

Jersey Trend: A high school program is following in the footsteps of UCF with QR codes on the jersey, but instead of linking to players social, these will have a different twist.

Erie CC (JC - NY): ECC is accepting applications for the positions of Defensive Line coach and Wide Receivers coach. These are stipend positions. There are no benefits, housing or meals available. Applicants must have a college degree, be fully vaccinated and be available for spring practice. If interested please send a resume to

Ohio State: Ryan Day's new deal at Ohio State puts him among the highest paid coaches in college football.

Hardin Simmons (DIII - TX): Hardin Simmons University is seeking games for Weeks 1, 2, 3 in 2023 and 2024. Please contact Jesse Burleson if interested.

Southwestern (NAIA - KS): Missouri Western State (D-II): MidAmerican Nazarene (NAIA - KS) outside linebackers coach Bryce Bailey has accepted a defensive graduate assistant position.

WAC-ASUN: The two fledgling FCS conferences, who shared an auto bid in 2021, are continuing and enhancing their alliance for 2022 and beyond

Valparaiso (FCS - IN): Valparaiso is currently hiring an offensive assistant working with the tight ends. This position coach would work closely with the OC and staff, with primary responsibilities being on-field coaching, development and national recruitment of academically qualified student athletes. This position will include a monthly stipend of $500 and have an option of low cost housing. The successful candidate will have demonstrated success as a coach, recruiter, and strong interpersonal skills. Please send resume, cover letter, and references to Landon Fox at

Quincy (D-II - IL): Quincy University is looking to hire a full-time Defensive Back Coach. Interested parties should email cover letter, resume and references to Defensive Coordinator Michael Pannone at

Heidelberg (D-III - OH): Heidelberg is looking for a defensive backs GA. Compensation is full tuition into MBA program, Housing, Meals and $5,000 stipend. July 1st start date. Must be able to be accepted into MBA program (3.0 GPA). Heidelberg is committed to hiring a diverse workforce. Please send resumes to

Gustavus Adolphus (D-III - MN): Gustavus Adolphus College invites applications for a Graduate Assistant Football Coach. Responsibilities include coaching an offensive skill position, recruiting your own area, assisting with strength & conditioning, and other areas as assigned by the Head Coach. Meals and housing provided during Fall Camp. Start date is August 1st, end date is negotiable. Interested applicants can find more information and a link to the application Here. No phone calls please. Email with questions.

Middle Tennessee State: Per source, Wofford (FCS - SC) offensive quality control coach Payton Veraldi has joined MTSU as a defensive graduate assistant.

Eastern Kentucky (FCS): Sources tell FootballScoop that EKU defensive run game coordinator / defensive line coach Jeremy Hawkins has accepted a Bill Walsh Minority Fellowship position with the Tennessee Titans.

San Francisco 49ers: Former Niners executive Ethan Waugh has joined the organization as the new assistant GM under GM Trent Baalke.

Husson (D-III - ME): Husson University located in Bangor, ME is looking for a pre-season scrimmage in August. We are willing to travel. If interested please contact Head Coach Nat Clark at (207) 941-7025 or by email

Illinois College (D-III - IL): Illinois College is seeking applications to fill two Restricted Earnings Assistant Football Coaches on the defensive side. These are restricted earnings, 10 month position, $6,500 includes housing and occasional meals. Please submit your application using this Link. Illinois College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from underrepresented minorities and women. 

Yale (FCS): Yale Football is seeking a Director of Operations Assistant, this individual will report directly to the Chief of Staff, Director of Football Operations and will assist in all daily operational tasks. This position is responsible for daily management of Yale Football spaces, including food management, office supplies inventory, furniture, and other day to day operational tasks. This individual will be responsible for all field equipment management and will organize field set-up and breakdown for all practices and on-field workouts. This individual will act as the film liaison for the staff and will oversee all filming efforts, including student-filmer schedule management, quality control film upload, and act at the XOS liaison. This position will assist the Director of Operations with daily team calendar management, yearly scheduling, and all travel logistics. Please send all resumes and cover letters to if interested.

Iowa Wesleyan (NAIA): Iowa Wesleyan is looking to hire a defensive graduate assistant with a start date of June 15th. This position includes a 2 year paid master’s program that also includes housing, some meals and a small stipend. Applicants must have a 2.5 gpa or above to be considered. If interested please send resume, and 3 professional references to Head Coach MD Daniels at

Illinois College (D-III - IL): Illinois College is seeking applications to fill two Restricted Earnings Assistant Football Coaches on the offensive side. This coach will serve as an Offensive Assistant with preference given to candidates with WR / RB experience. These are restricted earnings, 10 month position, $6,500 includes housing and occasional meals. Please submit your application using this Link. Illinois College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from underrepresented minorities and women. 

SUNY Maritime (D-III - Bronx, NY): SUNY Maritime College is accepting applications for an Defensive Assistant position (preferably DBs) with added Special Teams responsibilities. This is a 10 month intern position. Stipend, limited meal plan, no housing. Please send cover letter, resume and references to

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Western Oregon (D-II): Western Oregon University has openings for a defensive graduate assistant and/or defensive assistant. Candidates will coach a position, have a recruiting area, and be responsible for other duties assigned by head coach. Bachelors degree and being able to be admitted to graduate program is required for the GA position. Playing or coaching experience is preferred. Grad school tuition along with stipend is available for GA position. Defensive assistant position will have a stipend available. Please email cover letter, resume, and references to Head Coach Arne Ferguson at

East Stroudsburg (D-II): East Stroudsburg University has an opening for a Defensive Graduate Assistant. This position includes half tuition and a stipend of $1250 per semester. Candidates will need to have a 3.0 GPA and get accepted into Graduate School at ESU. Duties will include, breakdowns, scouting reports, assisting to coach a position, recruiting, and all other duties assigned by the Head Coach and Defensive Coordinator. Please send all resumes to Defensive Coordinator Mike Lackey at No phone calls please.

Pay for Play: Updates to California's bill that would require the state's colleges to pay their football players, ahead of an important 48-hour stretch. 

Wooster (D-III - OH): The College of Wooster is seeking a restricted earnings coach. (When you apply the posting states secondary assistant for HR purposes, but it is not a DB position). We have flexibility in our staff and are looking for the best candidate regardless of coaching position. The successful candidate will coach his own position, run positional meetings, assist with special teams, contribute to the weekly game plan & have his own recruiting area. Playing or coaching experience in the college game is required. Salary is $10,000, meal reimbursement and covers AFCA Convention expenses. Please apply with a cover letter, resume and three professional references via this link.

Northern Arizona (FCS): Northern Arizona University football is seeking a graduate assistant football coach. The position is on the offensive side of the ball working with the offensive line. Playing and/or coaching experience at offensive line is required. Minority candidates are encouraged to apply. Please email resume and references to No phone calls please.

Community Christian (JC - Detroit, MI): Community Christian College-MI a new NJCAA Region 12 Member, located in Detroit is looking for two part-time coaches. Pay is $3-5K commensurate with experience. We are looking for a (1) defensive coach and (1) offensive coach best fit. Interested applicants can contact Tracy Davis at





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