Tuesday July 23, 2013
Indiana State (FCS): This morning Mike Sanford announced the hiring of Aaron Archie as linebackers coach. Archie completed his playing career for the Sycamores this past season.
Grand Valley State: Linebackers coach Chris Simpson has been working with the Detroit Lions this Summer as part of the Bill Walsh Minority Internship program.
Gardner-Webb (FCS - NC): Sources tell us that offensive coordinator Dale Steele has left the staff. Will update... Update> Sources tell us Steele will join the East Carolina staff in an off the field capacity. Further we hear that Gardner-Webb plans to stick with 8 full-time assistants for the season with quarterbacks coach Brett Nichols leading the passing game (and calling the game) and Kenny Ray leading the running game.
Delta State (D-II - MS):Delta State is looking for games against D-II opponents for the 2014 season. We will pay guarantees or will do home / home. Open dates include Sept. 20 & 27, October 11 and November 15. Please email head coach Todd Cooley at firstname.lastname@example.org
Navarro College (JC - TX): Navarro College is looking for an individual for the position of defensive intern football coach. The candidate must have great professional skills and experience with Hudl video system. Room and meals will be provided but no monetary value is attached with this position. Looking for a coach to come in and work with the defensive staff and work with a position group (OLB or ILB). Email resume to Scott Joseph, defensive coordinator at email@example.com.
Jamestown College (NAIA - ND): Jamestown College is looking for an NAIA or possible D-III opponent for a 2013 home football game on the following dates: September 21st, October 19th or November 9th. Interested institutions should contact, Shawn Frank, head football coach at 701-252-3467 Ext. 5420.
Ohio Dominican (D-II): Former Mount Union offensive coordinator Zac Bruney has been hired as quarterbacks coach at Ohio Dominican.
Franklin College (D-III - IN): Sources tell us former Ohio Wesleyan tight ends coach Matt Brown will coach the offensive line at Franklin College.
Morrisville State (D-III - NY): Tom Dyer will coach the offensive line at Morrisville State. Dyer spent the last four years as a member of the Utica College offensive line, and worked as a student assistant coach this spring.
Christopher Newport (D-III - VA): Head coach Matt Kelchner has hired former William & Mary offensive coordinator Zbig Kepa as defensive line coach.
Sewanee (D-III - TN): John Philip Boudreaux, who played linebacker from 2009-12 at Sewanee, is now coaching the linebackers.
Michigan: The program announced Monday that longtime equipment manager Jon Falk will retire at the end of the season. Hired by College Football Hall of Fame coach Bo Schembechler, Falk has been with the Wolverines since 1974.
The Citadel: We hear the positions at The Citadel have been filled. Thank you all for your interest.
University of Puget Sound (D-III): Former Idaho State running backs coach Mike Rigell has accepted the running backs job at Puget Sound sources tell us. We also hear Rigell has been participating this Summer in the Bill Walsh minority fellowship program with the Kansas City Chiefs.
West Georgia (D-II): Daryl Dickey announced the hiring of former Point University head coach Kevin Porter as defensive backs / special teams coordinator / assistant head coach. Further, Dickey also announced the promotion of Stewart Cook to defensive line coach and Matt O'Brien to tailbacks / tight ends. Champ Kleeman has joined the staff as defensive grad assistant and T.C. Jay has joined the staff as offensive grad assistant.