Thursday February 12, 2015
Morehead State (FCS - KY): Eastern Michigan grad assistant John Perin is joining the staff at Morehead State as defensive backs coach, per source.
Iowa: Iowa has announced a shuffling of the coaching staff. Levar Woods will move to tight ends from linebackers, Seth Wallace will transition from recruiting coordinator / defensive assistant to corners / nickel backs, and offensive line coach Brian Ferentz is adding the title of run game coordinator. Jim Reid continues as the linebackers coach.
East Carolina: Brad Davis will be the new run game coordinator / offensive line coach at East Carolina according to SI. Davis was the co-offensive coordinator / offensive line coach at James Madison.
Central Michigan: According to MLive, John Bonamego's contract at CMU is a five-year deal worth $475,000 per year (over $100,000 more than Dan Enos made).
Pace (D-II - NY): Per source, offensive line coach Tyler Card has resigned to pursue opportunities closer to his family in Utah. We understand that the position is now open.
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Kansas: Per source, Louisiana Monroe grad assistant Micah Davis has been hired as an offensive quality control coach and will assist with the quarterbacks at Kansas.
West Virginia State University (D-II): West Virginia State University is accepting resumes for a offensive intern (RBs). Responsibilities include coaching a position group, assisting with all video editing, strength and conditioning, and equipment responsibilities. Compensation includes a $4,800 stipend, housing and a partial meal plan. Review of applications begins immediately, and the position will remain open until filled. West Virginia State University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institution and does not discriminate against any person because of race, sex, color, religion, national origin, or disabilities. To apply, send cover letter, resume, and references to John Pennington at email@example.com . NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE!!
Western Michigan: Per source, Marietta College (D-III - OH) pass game coordinator / recruiting coordinator Greg Harbaugh has accepted an offensive grad assistant job on PJ Fleck's staff working with the quarterbacks.
New Mexico: Former Colorado State co-defensive coordinator Al Simmons is at New Mexico today going through formal interview. Per source, Simmons is expected to join the staff; but we are told things aren't finalized yet.
Winnipeg Blue Bombers (Canada): Barron Miles will coach the defensive backs in Winnepeg. Miles spent the past three seasons as the defensive backs coach for the Saskatchewan Roughridgers.
Buffalo: Tim Edwards, who coached the defensive line at Louisiana-Lafayette last season, is joining Lance Leipold's staff in the same role, per SI.
Green Bay: The Packers have named Jerry Montgomery their defensive front assistant, and Ron Zook has now formally been named special teams coordinator. Also, quarterbacks coach Alex Van Pelt will now coach the receivers, offensive coordinator Tom Clements will become the associate head coach / offense and Edgar Bennett (who had been coaching the receivers the past four seasons) will now have the offensive coordinator title.
Ohio State: Running backs coach Tony Alford will make $400,000 annually as part of his two-year deal, according to his term sheet obtained by Eleven Warriors.
Florida Gators: Former South Florida quarterback Marquel Blackwell has joined the Gators' staff as a quality control assistant, per Joey Johnston of the Tampa Tribune.
Air Force: Richmond offensive coordinator Steed Lobotzke is joining the Air Force staff according to SI.
Prairie View A&M: Former UCLA receivers coach Reggie Moore has been hired to coach the receivers at Prairie View A&M, per source.
Virginia Union (D-II):Virginia Union University is looking for a game on September 12th, 2015. We are open to travel and home game options. Please email Mark James at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Calgary Stampeders (CFL): Kahlil Carter has been hired as defensive backs coach.
Washington State: Per source, offensive analyst Graham Harrell has been promoted to outside receivers coach on Mike Leach's staff. Leach has now announced the hire.
Western State (D-II - CO): Northern Illinois defensive grad assistant Jake Van Groll has accepted the defensive line job, per source.
UW-Eau Claire (D-III - WI): Nick Pesik, who served as a grad assistant working with the quarterbacks at Northern Illinois, is the new receivers coach.
Wesley College (D-III – DE): Wesley College located in Dover, DE has an open date on September 5, 2015 with corresponding date in in ’16. Looking for Home and Home but will consider one year deal. Teams with interest please contact Mike Drass at email@example.com or 302-736-2363 for more information.