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Thursday February 17, 2011

Thursday February 17, 2011

Arizona State: Colorado State defensive line coach Scott Brown has accepted the defensive line job at Arizona State.

Tampa Bay Storm: Head coach Tim Marcum has resigned.

San Diego Chargers: Steve Wilks has added the title of assistant head coach. Wilks also serves as the defensive backs coach.

Georgia Southern: Our sources tell us Central Missouri defensive coordinator Jack Curtis has accepted the defensive coordinator job at Georgia Southern.

Liberty University: Tom Clark has been promoted to defensive coordinator. He will also coach the defensive backs. Wally Ake moves from defensive backs to linebackers. Marshall Roberts will serve as the special teams coordinator. He will assist with the defensive backs.

Bowling Green: Our sources tell us that former Kent State defensive line coach Larry McDaniel has accepted the defensive line job at Bowling Green.

Calgary Stampeders: Calgary has hired former Tiffin University head coach Dave Wolkosky as linebackers coach.

ULM: We are hearing that former Arkansas State assistant Tony Gilbert will now be joining the ULM staff instead of the other candidate.

North Carolina: We have learned that LSU special teams coordinator / defensive line coach Joe Robinson has accepted the defensive line position at UNC.

San Francisco 49ers: The 49ers have hired Greg Jackson as assistant defensive backs coach. Jackson coached the nickels and assisted with the linebackers at Wisconsin this past season.

North Carolina: We have learned that Butch Davis has made a hire for the defensive line job at North Carolina. Davis will be bringing in a current SEC assistant coach. More details to come later on, right here.

Pittsburgh Steelers: Former Tennessee Titans defensive coordinator Chuck Cecil has interviewed for the defensive backs job with the Steelers.

Hawaii: Dick Tomey (72) has been hired as the special teams coordinator at Hawaii.

Illinois: Head coach Ron Zook has received a raise from $1.5 million to $1.75 million. Offensive coordinator / wide receivers coach Paul Petrino goes from $475,000 to $525,000. Defensive coordinator Vic Koenning goes from $325,000 to $342,000.

San Diego State: Offensive coordinator / quarterbacks coach Andy Ludwig will earn $275,000. The total salary pool for the San Diego State coaching has increased from $1.92 million to $2.25 million. That figure includes the salary of head coach Rocky Long of $800,000. According to a report, other than Ludwig, the rest of the staff earns $150,000 each.

Butler University: Former Indiana head coach Bill Lynch is set to become an associate athletic director for development to help with fundraising at Butler University.

Chicago Bears: The Bears have extended the contract of offensive coach Mike Tice. Tice is now under contract through 2012.

Virginia Tech: Outside linebackers coach Jim Cavanaugh is moving to director of high school relations. Former Virginia Tech player Cornell Brown is moving into the outside linebackers position.

NC A&T: Our sources tell us Mose Rison has accepted the offensive coordinator / quarterbacks job at NC A&T.

Rhode Island: Our sources tell us Springfield College defensive ends coach Doug Borsari has accepted the offensive assistant / assistant offensive line position at Rhode Island.

UT-San Antonio: Safeties coach Mike Menefee has resigned to go into private business.