Tuesday February 1, 2011
Indiana: Our sources tell us that Air Force running backs coach / run game coordinator Jamel Singleton has accepted the running backs job at Indiana.
Michigan: We are hearing that Indiana defensive line coach Jerry Montgomery has accepted the defensive line job at Michigan.
Wofford: Our sources tell us head coach Mike Ayers will work with the defensive backs and Pete Kalinowski has been promoted to tight ends coach.
Ball State: Our sources tell us that Wofford defensive backs coach Terry Lantz has accepted a position on Pete Lembo's staff at Ball State.
Michigan State: Our sources tell us that offensive line coach Dan Roushar has been promoted to offensive coordinator.
Alcorn State: Our sources tell us that Southern Lab HS (LA) coach Mike Roach has accepted the defensive coordinator job at Alcorn State.
UCLA: We are hearing Seattle Seahawks defensive backs assistant Rocky Seto has interviewed with Rick Neuheisel for the defensive coordinator job.
Carolina Panthers: Former wide receiver Ricky Proehl has joined the staff as an offensive consultant.
Saskatchewan Roughriders: Richie Hall is returning as defensive coordinator. Also, former Oakland Raiders special teams assistant Craig Dickenson has accepted the special teams position.
Montana Western: We have learned that former Idaho State running backs / special teams coach Nick Witworth has accepted the offensive coordinator job at Montana Western.
Southeast Missouri State: Head coach Tony Samuel has signed a new 5-year contract.
Lincoln University (MO): We have learned that Southern University (LA) linebackers coach Mike Jones has accepted the head coaching job.
BYU: Ben Cahoon has accepted the wide receivers job at BYU. Cahoon retired in January from a 13-year playing career in the CFL with the Montreal Alouettes. He is the all-time receptions leader in the Canadian Football League. He is also a BYU alum.
Bowdoin College: (Brunswick, ME) is accepting applications for the full time position of Assistant Football Coach – Defensive Coordinator within its Athletics Department. The Defensive Coordinator should possess the technical knowledge to oversee all aspects of leading the defense, including coaching, recruiting, scheduling, and program administration. Experience recruiting student athletes to highly selective liberal arts colleges is preferred. The successful candidate may also perform administrative duties as assigned by the Director of Athletics. Interested applicants should visit https://careers.bowdoin.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=51248 to learn more about the position and complete an online application. All applicants must complete the online application in order to be considered for this position. Bowdoin College is committed to equality through affirmative action and is an equal opportunity employer.
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San Francisco 49ers: We are hearing that former Pace University defensive coordinator / assistant head coach Ryan Fowler interviewed for the defensive quality control position with the 49ers.
Carolina Panthers: Former San Francisco 49ers tight ends coach Pete Hoener accepted the same position with the Carolina Panthers.
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IUP: Quarterbacks coach Jim Smith will shift over to linebackers.
Cleveland Browns: Dwaine Board accepted the defensive line job. Board last coached the defensive line at Oakland in 2009. Also, Mike Wilson has been hired as wide receivers coach. Wilson coached the wide receivers with the Las Vegas (UFL) franchise last season.
Angelo State: Former NFL player Pierce Holt will serve as a volunteer defensive assistant at Angelo State.
University of Dubuque (Iowa): Our sources tell us that University of Memphis offensive grad assistant Drew Nystrom has accepted the offensive line job at University of Dubuque.
Alabama: We are hearing that Nick Saban has interest in former Florida wide receivers coach Zach Azzanni and former Miami (FL) tight ends coach / special teams coordinator Joe Pannunzio. Alabama has yet to fill the open position on offense since the departure of Curt Cignetti.
Philadelphia Eagles: The Eagles interviewed Chicago Bears defensive backs coach Jon Hoke for the defensive coordinator position.
Edward Waters College: Former Bethune-Cookman and Howard University offensive coordinator Brad Bernard accepted the head coaching job at Edward Waters College.
Glenville State: Our sources tell us that West Virginia defensive grad assistant Blake Tasker has accepted the defensive coordinator job. We are also hearing that Michigan offensive grad assistant Eric Smith has accepted the offensive coordinator position, while Adam Adkins will coach the offensive line.
Furman: We have learned that former Vanderbilt assistant Ricky Logo has accepted the defensive line job at Furman. Also, our source tells us that former Furman quarterback Jordan Sorrells will serve as the DFO.
UCLA: You wouldn't think that Randy Shannon would be serving as an analyst for ESPN on Wednesday if he were set to join the UCLA staff just after signing day. Perhaps Rick Neuheisel is going in a different direction with the defensive coordinator position.